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Urban Engineers Appoints Joshua Jones as Deputy Practice Leader of Construction Services
Publication Date
May 22nd 2024, 9:00 am

Urban Engineers (Urban) is proud to announce the appointment of Joshua P. Jones, P.E., as the new Deputy Practice Leader of Construction Services at our Mechanicsburg, PA office. In this role, Josh will perform construction management services and support Urban’s construction services leadership team.


Josh brings a wealth of experience and expertise to Urban, supported by a notable career in construction management. In 2012, Josh received the prestigious PennDOT Star of Excellence Award, highlighting his hard work and dedication to PennDOT District 8-0. Josh holds a Professional Engineer (PE) license in Pennsylvania and spent over a decade at PennDOT District 8-0 advancing his professional career, holding multiple positions, including:


  • Civil Engineer Trainee (CET)
  • Highway Designer
  • Assistant Structure Control Engineer
  • Acting Structure Control Engineer
  • Assistant Construction Engineer (ACE) Cumberland and Perry Counties


In 2016 Josh decided to enter the private sector as a consultant project manager, since then he has performed construction management services on several large-scale projects, including:


  • T-202.00T001-3-02; I-76; PA Turnpike Project in Cumberland/Franklin County ($75.7M)
  • SR 0300-008; Dauphin County, PA 283 Reconstruction Project in Harrisburg ($89.4M)
  • SR 0083-040; York County, I-83 Exit 18 Reconstruction Project in York, PA ($58.3M)


Josh earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering Technology and an Associate of Applied Science in Surveying Technology from the Pennsylvania College of Technology.


"We are excited to welcome Josh Jones to our team as the Deputy Practice Leader of Construction Services," said Brian Peda, P.E., Vice President, and Central PA Regional Manager at Urban Engineers. “His extensive experience, proven track record, and dedication make him an invaluable asset to our firm. We are confident that Josh will be essential in advancing our construction services and delivering outstanding client results."


“I’m thrilled Urban has appointed me as their Deputy Practice Leader of Construction Services at the Mechanicsburg, PA office. Urban has a very talented team of professionals and I am looking forward to new opportunities, challenges, building relationships, and eager to contribute to Urban’s future growth in Construction Services,” said Josh.