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raSmith is a consulting civil engineering and land surveying company dedicated to our clients, employees and profession. Our clients come to us for creative and effective solutions for their projects. Our work includes both private and public sector projects in land development, transportation/traffic, structural, municipal and ecological areas. We work on projects nationwide from our seven locations in Wisconsin, Illinois and California.

We are currently hiring for several open positions at our Madison, WI location. View the jobs and their descriptions below!

Transportation Practice Leader

We currently have an opening for a Practice Leader in our Transportation Division.  The position is based in Madison, WI.  The successful candidate will have numerous project management, client development and practice building responsibilities to help grow our transportation practice.  They will be responsible for the following:

  • Developing, maintaining and managing a portfolio of clients. 
  • Managing transportation projects, including negotiating contracts with clients/sub-consultants, setting and maintaining project budgets, managing project teams and overseeing projects.  
  • Business development tasks such as attendance at client and peer events, participation in professional organizations, writing proposals, winning business, strengthening existing client relationships and developing new client relationships. 
  • Building and retaining a team of transportation professionals to support their growth initiatives. 

They will be the main point of contact with clients, sub-consultants and project team members.  The successful candidate will utilize exemplary communication and leadership skills when working with other internal Project Managers and Project Engineers to manage the technical teams for successful project completion. 


Candidates must have a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and a minimum of ten (10) years’ progressive experience in WisDOT and local government transportation engineering, including a minimum of two (2) years of project management and business development experience.  A professional engineering license from the State of Wisconsin is required.   The candidate hired may be eligible for a significant signing bonus.

Survey Project Manager - Wisconsin Market - Madison

We currently have an opening for a Project Manager in our Survey Division in our Wisconsin market. This position will plan, direct and supervise various projects to include cost estimating, planning, proper work execution, quality management and other related activities. Responsibilities include assessing project requirements and developing a sound approach to meet the needs of the project and the client, and stamp and sign surveys as Surveyor in Responsible Charge for property surveys. They will also prepare and review proposals, budgets and invoices as well as acting as a mentor to other Survey team members and providing training as needed. WisDOT survey and right of way plat experience is preferred. This person is also involved with maintaining client relationships and supervising compliance with specifications.


Successful candidates will have a Wisconsin P.L.S is required and a minimum of five (5) years of experience as a project manager and five (5) years of field survey experience. Proficiency with AutoCAD Civil 3D and Microsoft Office software is also needed. A Bachelor of Science degree in Survey or Civil Engineering is preferred.

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