Engineer III (Austin, TX)

Full-Time Position In Austin, TX

Materials Consulting or Materials Lab

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Act as Project Manager by overseeing and coordinating all aspects of projects to completion within specified timelines, keeping appropriate parties informed of progress;
  • Develop and plan projects by defining the potential scope through analysis and evaluation of alternate solutions to the client’s problem, writes proposals and obtains approval to move ahead with the project;
  • Execute work which may include one or more of the following in the field or lab: evaluation, investigations, calculations, analysis, research, contractor supervision and construction oversight, engineering test methods and procedures, supervision of testing, forensic and litigation activities;
  • Schedule, coordinate and delegate project work including purchase of needed materials and/or services from outside vendors;
  • Ensure project team understands the results expected and their role, train, direct and review their work and give feedback as appropriate;
  • Analyze and interprets project results and prepares report;
  • Keep the project on schedule, ensures project remains within budget, ensures accurate and timely billing and follows up on bill payments;
  • Build and sustain effective relationships with potential/current clients through regular communication and appropriate understands the client’s needs and responds with the appropriate sense of urgency;
  • Assist in developing business with current or new clients, cross-selling CTL services as appropriate and performs sales activities such as tracing leads and cold calling;
  • Assist other project managers and/or departments as needed;
  • Proactively identifies areas of learning and participates in professional development activities in order to maintain and enhance work knowledge and skills;
  • Serve on relevant technical committees, and write and present technical papers;
  • Demonstrate awareness of employee safety by performing duties in accordance to company and OSHA guidelines;
  • Maintains high ethical standards by using sound judgment that benefits both CTLGroup and its customers.


Required Education and Experience:

  • Master’s degree;
  • E. or S.E. License
  • Five years of relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite;
  • Familiarity with standards and regulations (ASTM, ACI, AISC, etc.).

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • PhD

Physical and Travel Demands:

  • Office work may include prolonged exposure to computers and prolonged sitting;
  • Position requires some work to be completed outdoors with potential exposure to inclement weather conditions;
  • Some work may be performed in confined spaces and at heights in excess of six feet;
  • Some work is performed in a laboratory environment or in the field where the following conditions may apply: exposure to chemicals, noise, dust, variations in temperature and humidity, fumes and various types of equipment listed above;
  • Required to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) whenever necessary;
  • May require working additional hours;
  • Up to 30% travel may be required.


*This job description describes the general nature of the position.  The above declarations are not intended to be a complete list of responsibilities, skills and abilities required to do the job.

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