Senior Licensed Field Engineer


New York, NY, US, 10001-2727

Langan provides expert land development engineering and environmental consulting services for major developers, renewable energy producers, energy companies, corporations, healthcare systems, colleges/universities, and large infrastructure programs throughout the U.S. and around the world. Our employees collaborate seamlessly among 30+ offices and gain valuable hands-on experience that fosters career growth. Langan culture is entrepreneurial from advancing innovative technical solutions, to participating in robust training and knowledge sharing, to making progressive change within the communities we live and work.


Consistently ranked among the top ten “Best Firms to Work For” and Engineering News-Record’s top 50 firms worldwide, Langan attracts and retains the best talent in the industry. Employees thrive at Langan, a firm that embraces and promotes diversity, equity and inclusion; prioritizes wellbeing, health and safety; encourages volunteerism and philanthropy; offers workplace flexibility, along with carbon neutral office spaces; and empowers individuals to contribute their skills and knowledge to make impactful contributions.


Langan is seeking a Senior Licensed Field Engineer to join its collaborative team in New York City. This individual will serve a key function in providing controlled engineering inspections on challenging sites in New York City. As the Resident Engineer, you will be acting as the firm's Senior Licensed Field Engineer - an on-site representative to provide leadership and daily observation of construction work for conformance to project documents and the New York City Building Code. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on premier projects with the city's largest and most well-known developers. 


Job Responsibilities:


  • Thorough understanding of construction documents, contractor submittals and contracts;
  • Sound judgment and decision making skills;
  • Ability to communicate effectively with contractors, clients and managers;
  • Ability to attend project construction meetings, as needed;
  • Must be willing to work in the field up to 100% of the time; and
  • Performs other duties as requested.




  • Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering;
  • 4+ years of field experience with geotechnical investigations and construction inspection;
  • New York Professional Engineer license required;
  • Good writing skills for comprehensive inspection reports, etc.;
  • Self-motivated and responsible individual;
  • Ability to effectively work independently and in a team environment;
  • Availability to work overtime; and
  • Possess reliable transportation for client meetings and job site visits and a valid NY driver’s license in good standing.


Langan provides a rich array of programs and benefits to help its employees advance their careers and enhance the quality of their lives. Our comprehensive compensation package includes: full-time employment company paid medical, dental, and vision coverage; life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance, and paid pregnancy disability leave; 401(k)/Roth with company match; paid time off including parental and military leave; employee referral and professional license bonuses; and educational reimbursement.


Langan offers employee resource groups; flexible work schedules; extensive training; wellness programs; buddy and mentoring programs; and much more!


Langan is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer committed to building a team that represents and values diverse backgrounds. Langan promotes a positive work environment of inclusion, where we respect each other’s differences and recognize that a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment is a key to our success.



Base Salary Range: $95,000 - $115,000. Actual compensation may vary based on factors such as related work experience, market conditions, education/training, certifications and other credentials, as well as applicable knowledge and skills.  

In addition, this position is eligible for overtime and participation in the firm's annual bonus and performance review program. Bonuses are discretionary and based on individual job performance and the profitability of the firm.