Group Manager - Civil Site
Charlotte, NC 
Posted 9 days ago
Job Description
Simply Put, A Great Place to Work

Benesch is a growing, multi-disciplined planning, engineering, and professional services firm. We enhance infrastructure and communities across the country - creating spaces and providing connections in ways that make a difference.

We pride ourselves on being nimble enough to remain responsive to client needs, yet large enough to offer exceptional bench strength. As a member of our team, you'll have an opportunity to draw from those resources when you need them, and likewise, contribute your expertise when you have something to share.

At Benesch, we are looking for candidates with varied backgrounds and worldviews. Diverse ideas come from diverse people, and we are committed to offering an inclusive work environment where everyone feels valued and respected.

Benesch is a great company to work for! Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid over-time, exceptional retirement fund contributions, flexible schedules, wellness incentives, and all-around great people to work with. Take your career to the next level by applying today.

Statistics show that women and underrepresented groups are less likely to apply for a position if they don't meet 100% of the qualifications. If this statement resonates with you - don't be so hard on yourself. Apply for the job!

Civil Site Group Manager - Charlotte, NC

We are looking to hire an experienced Civil Site Group Manager to be based in our Charlotte office. We offer opportunities to work with schools, hospitals, private developments, local agencies, and DOTs on a variety of civil site projects involving storm water, site design and layout, parking lot design, roadway, water and sewer improvements. The ideal candidate will be a licensed Professional Engineer and have significant experience in client development and pursuing, managing, designing, and providing civil site services for public and private agencies, including DOTs, counties, and municipalities.

The Impact You Will Have:
  • Manage and grow the North Carolina Division Civil Site Group, including the design, and construction administration service lines

  • Manage project teams, accountable for staffing, budget, and schedule

  • Contribute to local, regional, and corporate strategic growth initiatives including expansion of Civil Site work in the Southeast region

  • Develop and manage relationships with new and existing clients

  • Represent Benesch at industry and professional engagement events

  • Identify opportunities and lead strategic project pursuits

  • Collaborate on divisional and regional growth strategy

  • Mentor junior and mid-level engineers

  • Business Development and Marketing, including networking, preparation of SOQs, proposals, and contracts

  • Manage design consultants and clients

  • Oversee/quality control for concepts or schematic designs, including layout, grading, hydrology, and utilities.

  • Oversee design concepts from schematic design into design development and work with the project team to produce construction documents

What We Are Looking For:
  • Professional Engineer licensure in North Carolina (or ability or acquire it through reciprocity in 3 months)

  • 15+ years of industry experience

  • B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline required

  • Proficient understanding of AutoCAD and Civil 3D software

  • Excellent communication, strong written, oral, and client relation skills, experience interacting with clients, agencies, and other project stakeholders

  • Understanding and knowledge of applicable codes

  • Experienced in Project Management, including design cost control, project budget control, and quality assurance/quality control

  • Able to successfully manage staff both individually and as a team

  • Experience working with public agencies, private entities, and/or municipalities

  • Design experience with site development, local roads, water distribution systems, sanitary sewer, storm sewer, sedimentation & erosion control practices, and stormwater best management practices

  • Excellent communication, business development, project management, and client relation skills

  • Strong communication, organization, and leadership skills with a track record for understanding and adhering to contractual requirements

  • Progressive experience working directly with clients developing relationships, with proven ability to win work

  • Ability to lead, manage, mentor, and grow a dynamic team

  • Strong understanding of project financials and Vision reporting; maintaining compliance with division and project financial objectives including: Chargeability, Profit, Overhead

  • Participate in local civic and professional organizations to promote the Company


Alfred Benesch & Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3 to 15 years
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