Project Engineer

 SynTerra is looking for a qualified Project Engineer who can offer our clients their expertise. You should have 3+ years of work experience in the engineering field. This position requires the ability to work independently on specific tasks and in collaboration with clients and other environmental professionals. The position requires the ability to occasionally work in an outdoor environment and to travel locally.

Position snapshot:

  • Conducts engineering analyses, develops designs, and assists in the development of construction drawings
  • Manage and execute multiple tasks on projects. Participate in limited travel and field work.
  • Independently notes and follows-up on professional commitments made at meetings, or as affected by other staff members, coordinates meeting arrangements, and schedules meetings, conferences, etc.
  • Uses varied and advanced functions of “office suite automation” to include diagramming, e-mail, presentation, word processing, and spreadsheet software. Create, format, modify, edit, and print a variety of outputs from the automation listed in a professional and timely manner.
  • Interprets annotations, construction plans, historical references, interviews, on-site investigations, and site plans in developing the appropriate document submission to satisfy client’s needs.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with other staff members, the client, subcontractors and regulatory representatives.
  • Bachelors Degree in Mining, Civil, or Geotechnical engineering
  • PE license preferred. Must be an EIT with the ability to obtain PE licensing within two years of hire.
  • Software proficiency (including but not limited to) Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • 40 hr. OSHA HAZWOPER trained a plus.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with CAD and/or GIS programs preferred.
  • Willingness and ability for occasional overnight travel.

Physical Demands/Working Environment:

  • The Project Engineer must be able to work in both indoor and outdoor settings in environments ranging from climate controlled office space to foul weather, heat, and rain.
  • The Project Engineer may sit or stand for several hours at a time and climb inclines (terrains, ladders, etc.).
  • The Project Engineer must be able to concentrate for extended periods of time paying close attention to detail.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas for this position.

SynTerra is an equal opportunity employer.

Hiring, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination and all other employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, creed, age, disability, national origin, genetic information, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, medical needs arising from pregnancy or childbirth, medical conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth, including, but not limited to, lactation, or any other characteristics protected by law, unless a bona fide occupational qualification applies.