Stantec Senior Aviation Engineer in Louisville, Kentucky

We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

The role of a Senior Aviation Consultant located in our Louisville, KY office is to lead engineering teams on large projects. As a leader you will be responsible for preparing designs and ensuring the development and delivery of successful civil aviation projects.

A Senior Aviation Consultant may provide direct supervision; act as an advisor and may become actively involved, as required, to meet schedules and resolve problems.

You will be responsible for managing the scope and integration of subcontractors and employees. It is expected that you will support business development and the delivery of proposals.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Manages aviation projects completely, including the managing of client relationships and bringing in new clients.

  • Responsible for the review and sealing of projects.

  • Supervises the work of other engineers.

  • Leads the preparation and coordination of the project specifications with construction documents.

  • Performs on technically complex projects and acts as a technical resource by providing guidance to other team members.

  • Liaise with clients, agencies and others to obtain and determine project requirements and approvals.

  • Stays up to date on regulatory changes and may establish working relationships with regulatory officials.

  • May write and negotiate proposals as project issues arise with clients or reviewing agencies.

  • Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Minimum 15 years experience managing commercial aviation planning and design projects.

  • Must be able to obtain TSA security clearance at commercial airports.

  • Efficient project management of multiple concurrent projects.

  • Ability to check the work of others for accuracy and completeness and manages time to meet project budget and schedule.

  • Understands client expectations, budgeting, proposal writing, invoicing and collecting accounts receivable.

  • Technical expert in all relevant areas of design and understanding of various design methods.

  • Proficient in Microsoft (MS) Office Suite and strong AutoCAD skills.

  • Effective communicator and able to work on and lead teams with experience mentoring junior professional staff.

  • Experience with navigating commercial airports.

  • Some construction administration experience is a plus.

  • Proficient in relevant design software, which may include AutoCAD Civil3D, GIS, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, StormCAD, WaterCAD, and PondPack.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering or related field & Licensed Professional Engineer in KY (or ability to obtain within 6 months). Minimum of 15 years of relevant experience.

Position will primarily work in an office setting, but will require some field work.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Civil Engineer

Primary Location: United States-Kentucky-Louisville

Organization: BC-1785 Transportation-US Kentucky

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Aug 9, 2018, 1:30:03 PM

Req ID: 180000QX