We are currently looking to hire a full-time enthusiastic and professional MA registered Professional Engineer / Business Manager to join our great team in our Westborough, MA Office. In this role, you will have various responsibilities involving the design and oversight of commercial and residential land development projects, new business development, and to provide input into the long-term growth of the firm. This position is an excellent opportunity for an individual who seeks a challenging and rewarding work experience with a well-established and reputable multi-disciplinary design firm committed to producing quality solutions for its clients.
Job Responsibilities include, but not limited to the following:
Work with other senior staff on business development, schedule weekly work assignments, prepare proposals and invoices;
Utilize CAD and other design tools to plan and design land development projects – residential, commercial, institutional, and occasionally municipal;
Provide project management, guidance and oversite to junior design staff;
Prepare and present reports and applications to public agencies detailing proposed designs, environmental benefits and other pertinent information;
Observe project sites and monitor progress of construction to ensure work conforms to applicable standards, regulations, and design specifications;
In conjunction with clients and contractors, provide value engineering and respond to requests for information during construction;
Set-up and meet with clients, fellow consultants and subcontractors in the field.
Must hold a current Massachusetts PE license;
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering;
10+ years of relevant work experience in grading, drainage, utility, roadway and site design;
Must be proficient in AutoCAD / Civil 3D and HydroCAD;
Stormwater hydrology/hydraulics experience;
Must possess knowledge of town, state and federal land development and construction permitting requirements;
Working knowledge of land surveying techniques and standards;
Expertise in construction administration;
Ability to work with clients, town boards, cooperating subs, and other project related parties to maintain smooth project management;
Self-directed, organized and self-motivated to accomplish goals;
Excellent teamwork, communication and people skills;
Experience working in a collaborative team environment;
Soil evaluation certifications a plus.
About WDA Design Group
WDA Design Group is a multiple award-winning multi-disciplinary design firm with offices in Westborough MA specializing in civil engineering, landscape architecture, site planning, surveying and permitting. Since 1997, we have developed innovative site design solutions for some of southern New England’s leading public and private clients.
The firm is currently involved in the planning and design of a diverse range of projects, including mixed-use urban developments, smart growth developments, transit-oriented developments, brownfield redevelopments, post-industrial site reclamations, educational and institutional campuses, commercial & retail centers, office, research & development parks, science & health care facilities, restaurants, urban parks, streetscapes, athletic facilities, open space planning, and historic landscape restoration. We have worked for many years to establish and maintain a reputation for design excellence amongst private developers, public municipalities, architects and allied design professionals. Our reputation- combined with our talented, award-winning staff- allows us to offer our clients a broad range of professional site design and planning services.