1+ months

Civil Engineer

Knoxville, TN 37902
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At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Civil Engineer to join our expanding team in Knoxville, Tennessee! The successful candidate will have a comprehensive range of design experience including highway / roadway, drainage systems, hydraulics, erosion control, stormwater management and civil site design related to transportation infrastructure projects. The WSP Knoxville group serves clients from around the state on a wide variety of projects ranging from greenways to interchanges and more. This position is an excellent opportunity to continue to enhance design and production skills and build relationships within WSP as well as with a large number of clients around the state.

The Civil Engineer will be responsible for elements of design development and plans production primarily for a variety of highway /  roadway projects. Key elements of work include developing design criteria and applying it to projects, CADD production and drafting, creating vertical and horizontal alignments using CADD design software, creating existing and proposed cross sections, and electronic quantity calculations.  Responsibilities will also include coordinating with other disciplines throughout the plans development process, and directing technicians.   Other key duties include the following:
  • Design analysis, plans production and other technical activities for various state and local government agencies and private clients
  • Coordinating with other design disciplines in Tennessee and throughout the Southeast region.
  • Preparing plans, specifications, and bid packages
  • Ensuring that production of specifications, reports and analyses meet scope, schedule, cost and quality requirements
  • Collaboration with Staff-level Engineers and provide guidance to entry-level engineers
  • Support business development initiatives 


Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering.
  • 3+ years of experience in civil design and plan production for transportation and infrastructure projects.
  • Understanding of and familiarity with AASHTO and TDOT Design Guidelines and Standards.
  • Proficiency in software design packages such as Geopak, Microstation, Inroads, Flowmaster and similar design software programs
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies and procedures  
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Fundamentals of Engineering (FE)
  • Experience on Transportation Projects for both TDOT and Local Municipalities in Tennessee
  • Affiliation with professional societies and experience is highly desirable

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started? 
WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively “WSP USA”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.


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Posted: 2020-09-04 Expires: 2021-02-21

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