Summit Design and Engineering Services is seeking an Engineer experienced in residential/commercial land development and land planning. The position as a Civil Engineer I / II (depending on licensure) will assure that the project conforms to the commitments Summit has made to the client, and that the project is completed within the schedule and budget assigned.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Plans, develops, and coordinates projects with limited supervision
Review and/or participate in preparing proposals
Calculate/review costs and time schedules for proposed work
Assists in assigning duties and schedules to team members
Checks all technical work for accuracy
Maintains client relationships by collaboration and problem solving
Recommends changes to client as required and as approved by the Dept/Project Manager
Keeps logs or client contacts
Insures QA/QC procedures are followed
Fully permit and ensure entitlements of projects
Supervision of CAD designer assigned to project/team and ensuring all responsibilities of the designer are carried out and that time is spent efficiently and effectively
Assist in review and processing of Invoices for projects and sub-consultants
Business Development through maintaining existing client relationships and acquiring new contacts/clients through attendance to local meetings, workshops or social events
BSCE and EI or PE
5+ years of experience on various site design projects, retail, commercial, and public sector projects, with increased experience in residential layouts, planning and engineering
Specific design experience required with site layout, grading, storm drainage, stormwater management, utilities, and erosion control
Familiarity with entitlement processes and local permitting regulations
Experience with technical software including AutoCad Civil 3D 2015, Hydraflow StormSewers/Hydrographs/Express Extensions, HydroCAD, WaterCAD, and Microsoft Excel is preferred
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Effective collaboration skills
Team Player with willingness to adapt and learn new responsibilities and task
Summit Design and Engineering Services is a multi-disciplined design and engineering services firm headquartered in Hillsborough, North Carolina, with other offices in Raleigh, Durham and South Boston, Virginia.
Since 1997, Summit’s success, tradition of service and expansion into new fields of practice have been based on our commitment to help our clients successfully complete projects of all... types.
Our expertise includes: Structural Engineering, Land Development, Geotechnical Engineering, Architecture, Infrastructure Design, Construction Engineering Inspection, Construction Materials Testing, Special Inspections and Surveying.