Sr. Civil Project Engineer

Job Locations US-FL-Tallahassee
Job ID
2020-1132
Category
Civil
Type
Full Time

Overview

We are seeking a Sr. Project Engineer with 7+ years of professional experience to be part of our Civil Engineering team.

 

At WGI, you will find talented, passionate associates providing exceptional service in collaborative, team-driven environments, all while having fun and enjoying the work they do. WGI takes pride in being one of the nation’s top consulting firms -- and we have the awards to prove it. We work to stay ahead of the curve by investing in the latest tools and technology. WGI is always looking for remarkable individuals to join our team and help us grow in our vision. If you think you are an innovative, self-motivated team-player, and want to shape your community, join our WGI team today!


In this position you will provide design engineering leadership and manage the preparation of land development and municipal design projects for clients such as state, county, and local governments as well as private clients and land developers. The candidate will work in a fast-paced engineering environment where projects may range from large scale multi-year municipal programs to residential communities or commercial developments. Over the last two decades, WGI Civil Engineering Team has been involved in some of Florida's largest and most complex projects and have recently been branching out to all corners of the US. As a firm we continue to grow and look forward to the opportunity to add talented engineers who are eager to work on exciting projects and grow professionally, themselves.

Responsibilities

  • Lead a design team for the development of engineering deliverables including design plans, profiles, cross sections, paving, grading, and utility details
  • Prepare engineering support documentation including storm water design reports, permit applications, and calculations
  • Coordinate project designs with other disciplines to determine resource needs, implement operating procedures and resolve issues
  • Communicate with project managers, clients, and client representatives to determine project scope
  • Evaluate the work of technical staff and provide feedback and/or corrections based on client needs and regulatory requirements
  • Produce written specifications for materials, implementation, and construction methods
  • Take the lead in developing design approaches and concepts on assigned projects and request assistance from available technical staff when needed
  • Assist project managers and clients in establishing budgets, cost estimates, and project schedules
  • Coordinates with local jurisdictional authorities, utilities, and municipalities to ensure compliance with industry and regulatory standards
  • Communicate information from meetings to project staff
  • Assist division managers in the execution of technical training programs for staff
  • Manage client relationship and expectations
  • Conduct project job site visits during construction to monitor progress and ensure conformance to design, owner expectations, and building codes
  • Act as a mentor to the professional development of junior level staff

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering from an accredited four-year college
  • Active registration as a Florida Professional Engineer (PE) is required
  • Site Civil and/or utility (water and sewer) engineering experience is required
  • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook) and web browser applications
  • Knowledge of engineering theories and methodologies
  • Proficiency in CADD and its capabilities
  • Familiarity with modeling software (ICPR, EPANET, Water CAD, etc.) is required
  • Strong work ethic and excellent written and verbal skills
  • Ability to mentor junior level and mid-level engineers

If you have what it takes to join our growing organization and want to be part of a dedicated team, please submit your resume for review by our Talent Acquisition Team. WGI provides a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and an outstanding work environment. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.

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