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Felsburg Holt & Ullevig Transportation Design Engineer in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Summary: Primary duties for a mid-level engineer position in our transportation design group are focused on leading design efforts, design teams, efficient design practice and plan production for a variety of transportation projects. Transportation projects include work for the South Department of Transportation, Municipal and private clients involving feasibility studies, alternatives analysis, public involvement, roadway design, traffic design, and drainage design familiarity. At FHU, our focus is culture, integrity, and our relationship with co-workers and clients alike. We value each employee’s opportunity for career growth. Now is your chance to join our team!

Essential Duties include the following (other duties may be assigned):

  • Leads design efforts and team coordination on larger varied and complex transportation projects.

  • Provides design decisions under the direction of a Project Manager,

  • Manages small to mid-sized transportation projects,

  • Assists in data collection, technical analyses, and written documentation with supervision, as needed,

  • Is actively involved in client interaction and participation in presentations in a supporting role,

  • Uses computer assisted engineering [MicroStation/InRoads (Open Roads) and AutoCAD/Civil3D] design software to prepare engineering and design documents,

  • Responsible for job specific quality system tasks as defined in the company’s quality manual.

  • Has a positive, collaborative, and solution oriented mindset


Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil/Transportation Engineering from an accredited four-year college or university

  • 5 or more years of progressive Transportation Engineering experience

  • South Dakota PE license, or able to obtain a South Dakota PE license within one-year of employment (negotiable)

  • Experience working with SDDOT highly preferred

  • Proficient in MicroStation and AutoCAD highly preferred

  • Familiarity with ArcView GIS software and high proficiency in Excel is a plus

Salary Range: $77,000 - $119,000


At FHU we seek to provide a benefits package that helps our team maintain a healthy work / life balance - a concept that is a guiding principle for us. Employees enjoy benefits including:

  • Medical/RX, Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability; all of which FHU contributes a significant portion towards or, for some plans, covers 100% of the premiums.

  • Generous Vacation and Sick leave programs

  • 401(k) with employer match

  • Adoption Assistance program

  • Flexible work schedules

  • Professional and career development opportunities including tuition reimbursement for continuing education.

  • Support of employee participation in professional and technical societies & various civic organizations.

  • Reimbursement of professional certification and registration fees.