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Project Engineer

HR Green
Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Join our team! Our mission is BUILDING COMMUNITIES. IMPROVING LIVES. For over 100 years, HR Green has done exactly that, serving as a trusted partner to our Colleagues, our clients, and our communities. Each day, we work to find solutions that inspire our employees and fit our clients' needs to build trust to exceed our clients' expectations. We're proud to be ranked No.162 on Engineering News-Record’s Top 500 Design Firms list in 2022, jumping up the list by 26 positions from 2021’s ranking. In 2021, we have also been awarded as a Best Place to Work!


Our Governmental Services staff works with local governments from across the United States as an extension of their staff, providing municipal engineering services, on-call consulting and public works staff augmentation.

In this municipal engineering role, you will collaborate with Project Managers to make significant design decisions on a variety of projects. You will be involved in numerous phases of municipal projects from design to construction; assisting with marketing, business development, client communication, and overall project management. This opportunity will allow you to grow and expand all of your project development and management skills.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Uses professional judgment to independently complete engineering tasks within federal, state, and local established criteria.
  • Under the direction of the Project Manager, assigns and manages tasks and schedules to junior engineers and design team members.
  • Ensures the accuracy of completed tasks through the use of established HR Green QA/QC processes established for each project.
  • Completes major design tasks that meet the needs of internal and external customers.
  • Monitors and pro-actively identifies or corrects technical, schedule, or financial issues through effective communication with the Project Manager or other management staff.
  • Assists the Client in bidding or contractor selection if authorized by the Project Manager.
  • Monitors construction and supervises field personnel assigned to a task, data collection or a specific project.
  • Responds to contractor questions and issues and prepares and issues project addenda as needed.
  • Opportunity to recommend and prepare change orders.
  • May participate in preparation of engineering services proposals, including the calculation/estimation of time schedules and costs of the proposed work.
  • Demonstrates a willingness to help team members meet critical deadlines as needed.

Education and/or Experience

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in engineering.
  • Professional Engineer certification in Iowa.
  • Minimum of 4 years of design/engineering experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of office automation, CADD and engineering automation tools.
  • Experience working on local roadway design and storm water management projects a plus.


Not only does HR Green provide you with a place to grow, thrive, and enjoy your work, but we are also dedicated to delivering a comprehensive and multi-faceted benefits package. Visit our website for detailed total rewards information.

HR Green is proud to be an affirmative action/ equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or other classification protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

HR Green


Cedar Rapids, IA
52404 USA



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