Company: Wood
Skills: Civil Engineering
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Location: Portland, Maine, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Americas is seeking a Senior Civil Engineer to join our Northeast US Operations based in Portland, Maine. Our Portland, Maine team is a multi-disciplinary science/engineering/architecture team of 150+ staff, located in one of the most livable cities in the US. Wood offers the technical challenges of projects located throughout the US and globally within the relaxed environment of a small, vibrant city.

The role of Senior Civil Engineer is to evaluate, specify, and develop civil engineering designs, drainage plans, erosion and sediment control designs, stormwater models, and permit applications for a wide variety of projects including site development, infrastructure, and environmental related projects for commercial, local, state, and federal clients. Recent and ongoing projects include landfill caps, site development for new buildings, water/wastewater/stormwater infrastructure improvements, airport infrastructure improvements, mine-related permitting, and electric/gas utility infrastructure improvements. The position will primarily work in an office/home office setting but may require some overnight travel to client facilities.

Key Responsibilities
  • Lead civil engineering design activities within multidiscipline design teams
  • Prepare engineering design calculations and design reports
  • Prepare project permitting documents for local, state and federal site-related permits
  • Perform construction inspection and oversight activities
  • Interact with coworkers, clients, and prospective clients while conducting work in a professional and ethical manner
  • Coach and mentor Junior Civil Engineers and Civil Designers
  • Be a key contributor to new business development and growth of Wood's local Civil Engineering delivery team

Skills / Qualifications

Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in civil engineering, environmental engineering or related field
  • 10 to 15 years' civil design experience. Lesser years of experience may be consider based on qualifications.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) registration or ability to obtain one within 6 months is a must.
  • Proficiency developing surface models and earthwork quantities using AutoCAD Civil3D
  • Expertise through past experience in developing construction plans, specifications, cost estimates, schedules, and construction planning documents.
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Open minded and fast learner
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective organizational and time management skills with the ability to work in a fast-paced, high volume and deadline-driven environment

Preferred Qualifications
  • 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER Training

Why join our Portland Wood Team? We are a close-knit team of dedicated professionals working to find solutions for our diverse customer base! Our knowledgeable and skilled Architects and Engineers make us known in the industry and drive our recognition for delivering high quality and technical excellence. We realize this success is the result of the efforts and abilities of our people. Our Portland, Maine team takes pride in maintaining a small family-like environment, while also having the structure, resources, and opportunities of a large international organization. Our Portland office is right in the heart of Downtown Portland; a diverse and lively city with an outstanding restaurant scene and lots to do if you're an outdoor enthusiast or love the Arts - something for everyone! What is considered the hub of Wood's Northeast Region, we are looking to grow our team to support our current workload as well as advance our strategic planning towards our future vision - please consider joining us!

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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