April Luncheon with NTTA


Don’t forget to REGISTER for our April luncheon this Thursday where we will have Mark Bouma, PE with NTTA discussing congestion management in our growing region.


TSPE Conference and 81st Annual Meeting

Registration is open for the TSPE Conference! We hope you will be able to join us June 7-9 in Austin at the Omni Southpark Hotel (4140 Governors Row, Austin, TX 78744). There are some great seminars planned!  You will not want to miss updates from the Texas Board of Professional Engineers, Texas Department of Transportation, Texas Water Development Board, and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.  Also, you will want to hear TSPE’s Legislative & Governmental Affairs Director provide a Legislative Update and find out if any legislation that passed this session may impact you! 

Call for 2017-2018 TSPE Preston Trail Officers

The Preston Trail Chapter will be accepting officer nominations for the following board positions through May: Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, Alternate State Director, and 2 Director Positions. We encourage all current members to consider these critical volunteer roles. Please contact our President-Elect, Adam Cross, with any nominations or interest in any of these roles.



Annual Ethics Luncheon this Month!

tbpelogo_fbCome get your annual ethics PDH and network with us this month! This month we are excited to host Mr. David Howell, P.E., Deputy Executive Director of TBPE. The meeting will be March 16, 2017 at the Canyon Creek Country Club in Richardson (Luncheon to begin promptly at noon).

Program: Texas Board of Professional Engineers – Professional Practice Update / Ethics: Updates on Board rule changes within the last year, general updates on initiatives the Board is working on, information on enforcement statistics, and the engineering Code of Conduct.

REGISTER NOW: http://conta.cc/2mie5LH

JOB POSTING: City of Garland

CIP Civil Engineer

coglogoThe City of Garland is seeking a licensed or soon to be licensed Civil Engineer to join the CIP design management group.  This position is responsible for managing, reviewing and approving the design of Capital Improvement Projects, and various public works projects to ensure compliance with the City of Garland code of ordinances, specifications, standard construction details, generally accepted engineering practices and techniques and other agency regulations. 

 Minimum requirements are graduation from an (ABET) accredited University or College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and at least five years of design or municipal experience.   A PE license I s preferred but individuals obtaining their license within six months of joining the City will be considered.  Salary range is $73,000 to $83,000.

 For more information about the position and City of Garland Benefits see the link below.   http://www.garlandtx.gov/gov/hk/hr/employment.asp