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Job Title: Transportation Principal Engineer
Job ID: MN3859
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Industry: Transportation Engineering
Job Type: Fulltime

Are you an innovator with solid judgement with a true passion for delivering exceptional projects that enhance the quality of lives of the everyday resident?

We are searching for an experienced professional engineering with strong leadership experience in transportation. This is an exciting opportunity for an engineer with an entrepreneurial drive to expand this firm’s market presence and client base in the LA area. As well as shaping this firms growth into engineering design. The firm has a culture with a strong camaraderie, together with offering a great work/ life balance. 

This Principal Engineer will manage, develop and put into action strategic plans; establish contacts and form strong relationships with existing and prospective clients; you will make critical leadership decisions that make an impact on the company as a whole.

Position Focus

  • Collaborate with the CEO and management team to form, implement and review strategic plans and performance goals for the transportation market area.
  • Work together with the Business Development Director and management team to maintain existing client’s relationships and build new client relationships.
  • Apply your creative energy, vision and strong decision making abilities that impact the firm and anticipate any issues.
  • Use leadership experience to oversee transportation projects and define program goals and needs.
  • Provide oversite of the technical, financial and legal aspects of the entire program.


  • Work in a team focused environment and a company who see their employees as central to their continued success.
  • This firms offers a comprehensive benefit package including: 100% medical coverage, 401k with matching, tuition reimbursement, and more.
  • 15 years of transportation engineering experience
  • BS in Civil Engineering
  • CA Professional Engineering (PE); TE strongly preferred.
  • Previous experience on large-scale, highway, Caltrans, rail and comparative transportation projects
  • Will have exiting contacts and client relationships within the LA area. 
Contact: Pat Havard, Principal Resource Group
313 Railroad Avenue
Ste. 203
Nevada City
CA, 95959
Tel: (530) 478-6478
Fax: (530) 478-6477
Date Posted: 3/13/2018
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