Site / Civil Engineer

Oct 15, 2018
Jan 30, 2019
Engineer, Civil
Full Time
Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.



Dewberry is currently seeking a full time Site Civil Engineer in our Gainesville, VA office. The Site Civil Engineer will perform a variety of civil engineering functions in support of a growing, multi-disciplinary group. The Engineer must be flexible, technologically savvy and client focused.The work required is diverse and ranges from general civil engineering duties to technical work that requires strong capabilities in AutoCAD, [Carlson Civil Suite] Civil 3D, ArcGIS, MS Excel, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access and Adobe Acrobat.The Site Civil Engineer will  be required to learn and become proficient in Dewberry engineering practices and standards, and other Dewberry-specific software programs.The Site Civil Engineer may also conduct permitting and code research, write specifications, and prepare and process permit applications.This position requires at least two years of experience in civil design of land development activities including: design of grading, storm water management, soil erosion & sediment control, public and private roadways, storm drainage and water & sewer design. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated and qualified individual with a proven track record of Site/Civil and Land Development design and execution of Residential and Commercial Development.


    Supports Project Managers and management.Responsible for the project design elements.Meets project and client deadlines.Works in a timely fashion to meet project budgets.Prepares graphics, exhibits, and site/civil construction plans.Reviews design work and site construction plans.Communicates effectively with clients, coworkers, sub consultants, and agency review staff.Composes technical reports, memorandums and other written communication such as email.
  • Handles multiple concurrent projects.
  • B.S. degree in Civil Engineering.
  • 2 - 4 years of experience directly related to design and construction of site/civil land development projects in the Northern VA / DC Metro area.Experience in AutoCAD, [Carlson Civil Suite] Civil 3D, ArcGIS, MS Excel, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access and Adobe Acrobat.Successful completion of the Fundamentals of Engineering exam is preferred.Solid oral and written communication skills, along with a desire to work in a team .
*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.

*Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report.  These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry’s background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.

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