Civil Senior Project Engineer - Development
San Luis Obispo, CA Development
Job Type


Job Summary

Assisting team members with a variety of tasks on a wide range of land development projects including residential / commercial and mixed-use developments. Assignments may include mentoring less-experienced team members on AutoCAD Civil 3D, grading and earthwork design, and representing the company in coordinating with agencies, clients, and other consultants. 

Job Duties

  • Manages a variety of civil engineering land development projects.
  • Works independently on engineering design for projects of medium complexity.
  • Performs calculations for earthwork, drainage, and grading.
  • Uses technical knowledge to design plans for grading, drainage, utility, street improvements, storm drains, sanitary sewers, and water lines.
  • Analyzes and recommends solutions to complex drainage problems.
  • Checks routine designs developed by engineers and/or technicians.
  • Communicates effectively with various departments, clients, and agencies.
  • Supports senior- level engineers in tasks related to developing and maintaining budgets, schedules, scopes, and work plans. 


Qualifications and Skills

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited college.
  • Requires 3-6 years’ experience in civil engineering and design specifically pertaining to land development projects. 
  • EIT certification required. 
  • P.E. license preferred. 
  • Capable of managing a project from start through construction administration and handling multiple assignments concurrently. 
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and Civil 3D and LDD.
  • Highly proficient with code principles and able to convey them to others. 
  • Proven expertise in land development and public works design.
  • Experience in client relationships.
  • Experience in hydrologic / hydraulic analyses a plus.