Wight & Company is a leading Architectural, Engineering and Construction firm that has been rated by the Chicago Tribune as one of Chicago’s Top Workplaces! Our mission is to implement projects that holistically embrace sustainable design principles. We are currently looking for Civil Engineers to work in our Land Development group on site development projects.
Preparation of design drawings and specifications under the direction of Professional Engineer;
Perform design calculations for utility designs, Stormwater management, earthwork, grading, erosion control etc. under the direction of a Professional Engineer;
Permitting / Regulatory Reviews
Quantity and Cost Estimates
Technical Report Writing
Work closely with other engineers, architects and project team members to create integrated sustainable solutions.
0 to 3 years’ experience in Site/Land Development;
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering;
Registration as an Engineer in Training (E.I.T.) or Engineer Intern (EI) or ability to obtain within 6 months;
Knowledge or desire to learn grading, Stormwater management, hydrology, hydraulics and utility design.
Knowledge or Experience with Civil 3D and other technical programs a plus
Permitting Experience in NE Illinois a plus
Wight has the best group of team players with solid engineering backgrounds in the Chicago-land area. We offer competitive benefits, employee mentorship, a friendly work culture and a state of the art office facility. Please visit our website at www.wightco.com and send your resume in confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Established in 1939, Wight & Company is one of the country’s top-ranked design firms offering architecture, interior design, engineering and construction services to public and private sector clients. With diverse market strengths, Wight’s expertise spans education, corporate, commercial, retail, municipal and federal sectors. The firm maintains a team of 175 professionals in two offices: Darien..., IL and Chicago, IL. Led by the talents and insight of its people, Wight creates enduring client relationships founded on trust and sustained by performance beyond expectations. The firm focuses on what clients consider important - the advancement of organizational goals, aligning missions with facilities, employee productivity, healthy environments, and energy efficiency delivered through an innovative process. Wight believes sustainable design is an irreversible movement that continues to alter how buildings are conceived and constructed. The firm integrates varying degrees of green design into each project to help clients achieve the level of sustainability best suited to their needs. With over 60 LEED Accredited Professionals and over 35 LEED registered and certified projects, Wight is a recognized leader in sustainable design.