Civil Engineer

We are currently seeking a Civil Engineer to join our growing team, based in our Greenville, SC office. In this role, you will be responsible for the design of facilities-related sites in support of a variety of markets including Commercial, Education, Industrial, Institutional, and Retail/Restaurant. The ideal candidate will have 5-10 years of civil engineering experience, project management experience, solid technical skills, and proven business development expertise.

Projects (approximately 60% of Civil Engineer’s time)

  • Lead a team of civil engineering staff as part of the aforementioned project roles; assign, monitor, and review work of civil engineering staff on associated projects
  • Ensure the completeness and accuracy of work on projects
  • Lead and perform design coordination with other disciplines using industry-standard Civil3D software for associated projects or portions of projects
  • Deliver quality projects on time and within budget. Perform internal civil peer reviews of other engineer’s projects
  • Attend meetings with clients and promote positive client contact with current or prospective clients
  • Participate as a team member, contributing ideas and possible solutions, and leading on issues where appropriate
  • Perform site visit assessments
  • Visit project sites during construction for reviews of quality, progress, and compliance with specifications and standards

Project Management and Technical Improvement (approximately 20% of Civil Engineer’s time)

  • Develop and update project manpower estimates and monitor project time and budget as projects progress
  • Establish and agree on project schedules and standards for delivery
  • Keep abreast of industry and technology changes and trends and recommend updates to approach and services as appropriate
  • Improve the analysis and design processes used by the engineering team through exploration and application of new tools
  • Foster a commitment to external and internal client service

Business Development (approximately 20% of Civil Engineer’s time)

  • Support business development and marketing through the preparation of write-ups of key aspects of projects and presentation of work at industry events
  • Prepare civil engineering fee estimates and assumptions for potential projects
  • Work with clients to develop concepts for project competitions and to produce submission documents

Required Skills

Project Management


  • Ability to collaborate with multiple offices across the BPA organization
  • Must be able to communicate clearly both verbally and in written form, with an understanding of industry communication protocols
  • Must be able to inspire owners and designers
  • Set, monitor, and deliver to budgets
  • Project team leadership skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ability to teach and mentor others
  • High sense of urgency required
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, changing environment


  • Able to work creatively to reach solutions to complex problems
  • Proficient with AutoCAD and Civil3D.
  • Proficiency with analysis programs – Hydraflow, SEDCAD, IDEAL or similar

Required Experience

  • Bachelor of Science in engineering degree
  • PE Licensure
  • Prior experience working with integrated multi-discipline teams
  • Proven experience in a variety of project types, including Commercial, Education, Industrial, Institutional, and Retail/Restaurant sectors

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