Civil Design Engineer

Civil Design Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Civil Design Engineer to join our team.


  • Subscribe to our goals and objectives, including geographic and project-type diversity;
  • Prepare construction documents and records;
  • Inspect construction sites for quality and report any variances;
  • Prepare drawings, documents, details, schedules or specifications using programs such as AutoCAD, Civil3D and ArcGIS;
  • Other duties as assigned;
  • Determine inspection and testing requirements for the task and perform tests and inspections in a timely manner;
  • Observes and inspects work performed by contractors ensuring compliance of specs, drawings, code, andsafety;
  • Takes an active role in new business development by performing quality production work to build strong relationships with existing clients;
  • Using prescribed methods, performs specific and limited portions of an experienced engineer’s broader assignment;
  • Interpret and apply local, state, and federal code requirements to designs;
  • Assist survey technicians in surveyfield work;
  • Apply standard practices and techniques;
  • Assist with project planning, site assessments, infrastructure, and scheduling;
  • Attend office and field meetings and perform field inspections and investigations;
  • Diverse civil site design projects.


  • Able to multi-task and establish priorities;
  • Self-directed and can work independently with minimal supervision;
  • Demonstrated track record of successful past employment;
  • Demonstrated ability in theusageof programs such as AutoCAD, Civil3D, and ArcGIS;
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Hydrology/hydraulics software packages, Word, Excel, Project;
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, experience with Civil 3D a plus;
  • EIT w/3-5 years’ engineering experience with ability/plan to get P.E. license;
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or 5 years of experience in land development;
  • Adheres to communication protocols with project team members, client representatives, review agencies, and others as appropriate for the project;
  • Is able to work on multiple tasks or projects;
  • Attention to detail, responsiveness, and the ability to maintain focused concentration;
  • Visits project sites to review conditions as appropriate;
  • Minimum 2 years of civil design experience on projects in Delaware or Maryland;
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office suite, AutoCAD, and Civil 3D;
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.