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Our passionate team of 1,400 professionals includes engineers, scientists, planners, and designers. We are invested in what we do, compelled by intellectual curiosity, and driven to work collectively to best serve our clients and help shape the future of our communities in a meaningful way. We work hard. We have fun. We make a difference.

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Civil Engineer

Department: NYPC-NYC
Location: New York, NY

VHB, a nationally recognized leader in Design, is looking to expand our Civil Design team and is seeking a Civil Engineer with public and private sector project experience to join our New York City office. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a dynamic team, across diverse disciplines, giving you exposure to a wide variety of projects in size and scope.  VHB has consistently been rated as one of the top Engineering Firms to work for up and down the East coast, was awarded “Employer of the Year” by WTS in 2018, received a Newsday “2018 Top Workplace” award, and has a 100% CEO approval rating on Glassdoor.  

VHB’s passionate group of professionals include engineers, scientists, planners, and designers who partner with public and private clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy industries, as well as federal, state, and local governments. Together, we work to improve mobility, enhance communities and economic vitality, and balance development and infrastructure needs with environmental stewardship.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with a team of professionals to support our New York City civil site engineering projects
  • Assist in the preparation of permitting, design and construction documents
  • Prepare Schematic Design, Design Development, and Construction Contract Documentation
  • Technical and Design Report writing
  • Provide support with business development and client relations
  • Attend meetings with clients, regulatory agencies, and stakeholders to establish their needs and discuss design/permitting issues with them
  • Responsible for quality of work output

Skills and Abilities:

  • Have knowledge of and experience in all aspects of civil engineering for both public and private clients, providing engineering for grading and drainage design, utility design, rail corridor design, and roadway layout
  • Have a solid understanding of the public and private utility owners within the 5 boroughs of NYC.
  • Experience with NYC Maintenance and Protection of Traffic
  • Experience using Bently Microstation and Inroads
  • Have experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Have experience preparing engineering design drawings
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to think critically

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors in Civil Engineering and between 6 to 8 years of civil engineering experience, with some experience occurring within the private sector
  • Must have a New York State Professional Engineering License
  • Proficient with AutoCAD Civil 3D and Microstation Inroads
  • We regret that we are unable to provide sponsorship for employment visas at this time 

At VHB, we’re invested in what we do, compelled by intellectual curiosity, and driven to work collectively to best serve our clients and help shape the future of our communities in a meaningful way. We’re proud, yet humbled, to have been doing this for almost 40 years. We are dedicated to making a positive impact and providing opportunities to grow personally and professionally.

 

VHB is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants, including individuals with disabilities and veterans, are encouraged to apply.

VHB participates in the E-verify employment authorization program.

VHB also maintains a drug-free workplace.

If you are in need of special assistance in applying for individuals with disabilities or limited English proficiency, please call our HR contact, Mary Ann Forde at 407-982-4495 or email mforde@vhb.com.

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