Senior Civil Site Engineer
Mahwah, NJ  / New York, NY  / White Plains, NY 
Posted 3 days ago
Job Description

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

HDR is looking for a Senior Civil Site Engineer to join our Water Business Group team in New York/New Jersey. This individual will be responsible for the design of facilities and related sites in support of Water/Wastewater projects. They will be expected to coordinate and work closely with a multidiscipline design team throughout the entire life cycle of projects from planning stages, through the development of construction documents, permit applications and construction administration. They will be responsible for the development of construction drawings, specifications, and supporting engineering calculations, as well as the review of shop drawings during construction. Experience in site development and the design of building related site civil (site plans, grading, utilities/yard piping, storm drainage, stormwater management, and erosion control) is required. This individual should be self-motivated, collaborative and possess strong leadership skills with an initiative to deliver high quality, technically sound civil site designs.



Required Qualifications

BS Degree in Civil Engineering or related Engineering discipline required

PE required (NY or NJ preferred)

Minimum of 10 years of experience in site development and civil design required

Strong operating knowledge of Civil 3D required

Strong knowledge of modeling software such as Hydraflow Storm Sewers, Hydraflow Hydrographs, HydroCAD, Bentley StormCAD, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

MS or MSCE Degree in Civil Engineering preferred

Previous experience with an architectural/engineering or engineering consulting firm desired

An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must

Local candidates are preferred

Position can be based in Woodcliff Lake NJ, White Plains NY or NYC.


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.

Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Mahwah
Other Locations: United States-New York-New York, United States-New York-White Plains
Industry: Water
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular
BusinessClass: Water Supply Management
Job Posting: Oct 4, 2022

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.


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