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Senior Civil Engineer

Sacramento, CA 95814
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Be involved in projects with our Sacramento Civil Engineering Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges. The individual will be part of a team of talented professionals delivering transportation and infrastructure projects within the region. This is a unique opportunity for a motivated individual that would like to continue to grow their career while working on a variety transportation, local, municipal, and water resource projects.
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 Senior Civil Engineer for our Sacramento, California office.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Perform various engineering assignments of limited scope which require the application of standard techniques and procedures.
  • Ability to independently evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques and criteria using sound judgment
  • Coordination with other design disciplines and consultants
  • Application of Caltrans design guidelines.
  • Development of final design documents in CADD software including MicroStation.
  • Familiarity with civil design software including InRoads and Civil 3D.
  • Prepare design calculations, authors draft project documents, prepare draft cost estimates
  • Edit technical specifications
  • Perform research and field investigations
  • Collect data and gather information or documents
  • May supervise, assign tasks to and coordinate work with entry-level engineers, technicians, administrative staff, draftspersons, and other(s) who assist in specific assignments 
  • May assist in determining schedule and budget requirements
  • Independently evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria, using judgment in making minor adaptations and modifications.  Assignments have clear and specific objectives and require the investigation of a limited number of variables.
  • Performance at this level requires developmental experience in a professional position or equivalent graduate level education.  Typical assignments include: Design development, preparation of specifications, report preparations, and other activities of limited scope requiring knowledge of principles and techniques commonly employed in the specific narrow area of assignments. 
  • May direct segments of a major project, and participates in the application of design concepts and techniques, more client contact, supervision of others.  Monitor project progress for technical accuracy and adherence to schedule and budget.  Analyze complex problems requiring the development of new or improved techniques or procedures.  May act as a representative at project meetings and conferences.  Plan, organize and supervise technical staff and activities for a project of significant size and complexity. 


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 in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited program
  • 5-7 years of experience in transportation engineering, including highway projects and bike/pedestrian projects.  (Public or private sector)
  • California PE required
  • Familiarity with civil design software including MicroStation, AutoCAD Civil 3D and InRoads
  • An excellent communicator; good interpersonal, writing and verbal skills
  • An active team player
  • Must be able to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to work in this country immediately is required
Preferred Qualifications
  • BIM/Revit experience is 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 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental, 401k and long-term disability insurance focused on 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 is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.


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Posted: 2019-10-09 Expires: 2020-03-14

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