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We're glad you're here! We are VHB. We’re passionate about making meaningful contributions to the world through the work that we do. If you’re interested in making a positive impact, opportunities to grow personally and professionally, and making smart new friends—we’d love to have you join us.

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.

 Current job opportunities are posted here as they become available.

Senior Civil Engineer

Department: VA-Richmond
Location: Richmond, VA

VHB is seeking a Senior Civil Project Engineer with 4-7 years of experience and a professional engineering license to join its growing Land Development group in our Richmond, Virginia office. This is an outstanding opportunity to join a dynamic organization and become a member of a growing team while working on assignments throughout XX area from initial scoping through construction documents for a wide range of land development projects. The position is ideal for someone who is looking for a track to Project Manager.

VHBs passionate 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.

As a Senior Project Engineer, you will

  • Work within a team of professionals to develop site/civil engineering plans and specifications for a multitude of private real estate projects
  • Support preparation of land development design documents; i.e. construction plans, drainage, and utility reports
  • Prepare permit submittal packages and drive the project process through design, permitting, and construction administration
  • Prepare and review drawings and specifications for quality control and to confirm that design objectives have been achieved
  • Attend meetings with clients, regulatory agencies, and contractors to communicate design constraints, schedule, and changes related to the project through the duration of the project
  • Opportunity to manage work flow and development of other junior staff


  • 5+ years of progressing civil engineering experience in Land Development within a consulting firm
  • Strong communication skills
  • Hands-on design experience with track record of producing quality deliverables to serve Client needs
  • BS in Civil Engineering from an ABET Accredited College/University
  • Licensed Professional Engineer in Virginia required
  • Proficient in site layout, grading, utility design, and stormwater management
  • Civil3D, ICPR and WaterCAD experience required

At VHB, were 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. Were proud, yet humbled, to have been doing this for 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

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