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HDR is looking for a Civil Engineer to join our team of Renewable Energy professionals. Candidates interested in this industry will perform engineering tasks with varying levels of complexity, which are assigned by a Project Engineer or Project Manager. Primary duties will include preparation of engineering drawings, calculations, analyses, reports and civil design in support of photovoltaic plants of varying sizes and substation systems under the direction and supervision of more senior engineers and designers. They will also be responsible for the execution of technical aspects and deliverables for projects assigned and must be able to complete all technical requirements of projects ranging from basic to moderate complexity. This individual must have experience in site planning and layout, grading and drainage design, access & erosion control plans, limit of disturbance calculations, site due diligence, permitting, specifications, and construction administration of site infrastructure components.
The Civil Engineer will also be expected to:
Perform site planning and layout
Review of geotechnical and geologic reports
Evaluate hydrology and hydraulics for site drainage improvements
Evaluate water and wastewater flows for site utility improvements
Perform site grading and earthwork analysis
Coordinate with other project disciplines including structural, electrical and environmental
Experience handling multiple projects, understands client standards, and works independently on smaller projects or assists senior engineers on larger projects
Communicate effectively with Project Manager(s), Project Engineer(s) and most importantly our Client(s)
Work under the direction of the Project Manager(s) and Project Engineer(s) and handle basic to moderately complex tasks using their own discretion
Work with experienced personnel and Senior Engineers to identify and develop specific technical expertise and attend training and seminars focused on further development and understanding of complex concepts related to their discipline
Work with Designers and CADD Technicians to develop drawings in accordance with national design standards, safety codes and project specifications and requirements
Assign tasks, provides guidance, and/or review work performed by Designers and CADD Technicians and coordinate QC reviews from other teams on an as needed basis
Support new business opportunities, and to renew existing client engagement
At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.