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Professional Engineer
  Cleveland, OH  

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Min Education:

BS in Civil Engineering

Minimum Experience:

10+ years

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Position Description:

We are looking for a PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER to join our TRANSPORTATION team to improve infrastructure in our CLEVELAND office. Candidates must have a bachelor's degree in civil engineering, PE registration in the state of Ohio and at least ten years of roadway and/or transportation related design experience. Candidates should be familiar with the ODOT plan preparation and review process, preparing ODOT cost estimates, preparing ODOT schedules and budgets, and managing the design using ORD Design Software. Basic knowledge of the MicroStation CADD Software, local, state and federal transportation standards and procedures is required. Excellent technical writing, organization and communication skills are essential. Candidates must be self-motivated and able to work well with others. A flexible hybrid-remote work schedule available after 90 days of employment. Typical responsibilities include:

  • Manage and oversee transportation related projects and technical tasks
    • Proactively manage project technical budget (direct labor and expenses, including technical sub-consultants), schedule, technical requirements, contractual obligations, project communications, etc.
    • Work closely with client, other disciplines, and stakeholders in the successful delivery of projects.
    • Review contracts and seek approval from Market Segment Lead (MSL) as appropriate
    • Financial Project Management: i.e. A/R, invoicing, etc.
    • Responsible for project performance and client profitability
  • Design of various transportation projects including roadways, bridge approaches, traffic control plans, etc.
  • Write reports using local and state standards
  • Attend and/or conduct client and project meetings
  • Work collaboratively to grow Ohio Transportation market
  • Review proposal scope, pricing and other content for transportation projects
  • Solicit input on major pursuits from MSL
  • Assist with marketing, proposals, and technical presentations
  • Responsible for new client contact development
  • Maintain excellent client relations
  • Maintain a safe working environment


  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering required


  • 10+ years of related experience required
  • PE registration in the state of Ohio required
  • Basic knowledge of the MicroStation CADD Software, local, state and federal transportation standards and procedures is required


About Wade Trim:

Wade Trim is committed to maximizing the value of infrastructure investments. We've been solving complex engineering challenges for nearly a century. We customize our work approach to fit each project using a collaborative, friendly style to deliver solutions our clients can stand behind.

Our supportive culture recognizes and strives to fulfill collective client, company, and individual needs. Mentoring and building skills of Wade Trim staff is a priority. Frequent interaction among staff is encouraged, company leadership is easily accessible, and opportunities are provided for staff to help shape the firm's future through strategic planning. Work/life balance is supported through a flexible, hybrid work schedule that brings team members together in the office at least two days a week and connects them virtually when working from home.

To solve our clients' toughest challenges, we've devoted ourselves to delivering innovative solutions. Our Office of Applied Technology (OAT) is dedicated to seeking new technologies or ways to apply existing technologies to enhance value to our clients and positively impact communities. All staff are encouraged to share ideas and suggestions for innovative technologies or processes to adopt. This open-minded approach enables us to advance technology, foster innovation, and stay ahead of our clients' needs.

Wade Trim's success is shared by the employees that make it happen. Since our beginning, our firm has been 100% employee owned. This cultivates an ownership mindset that benefits our work approach, collaborative culture, and ability to deliver client solutions. We believe employee ownership drives the sustainability and growth of our firm and provides all our employees with opportunities for financial success.

What We Offer:

Our excellent salary and benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long-term disability coverage, education reimbursement, 401(k), performance bonuses, and an employee stock program. Employee Resource Groups and Programs offered include the Young Professionals Group, Women at Wade Trim, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Professional Development, Leadership Development, Rotation Program, Mentor Program, Sustainability Program, and Wellness Program.

If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career in a friendly environment, please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section of our website at and reference job number 1789.

Wade Trim is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Wade Trim is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer