Project Designer – Civil

( Watertown MA )

Summary of Position:

The Project Designer will assist in the design of land development projects including site planning, grading, stormwater management, utility systems and public infrastructure improvements within an assigned project/program team.

Essential Duties:

  • Assist with planning and design tasks as well as reports under the direction of senior staff
  • Assist in conduct site feasibility research, site visit investigations, and generate reports and recommendations based on findings
  • Review existing documents, such as land survey plats, topographic/locative surveys, improvement plans in support of the design of streets, grading, water, sewer and storm drains.
  • Prepare and design of engineering plans and documents
  • Prepare cost and quantity estimates
  • Assist in QA/QC
  • Assist with responses to construction RFI’s and submittals

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Organize and maintain project files
  • Maintain timesheets daily
  • Demonstrate an understanding of fundamentals of design
  • Demonstrate an understanding of agency codes, guidelines and standards
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Experience: 0-3 years of site/civil production, preferably with land development commercial/retail projects
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering required
  • Licenses: E.I.T. preferred
  • Travel: Up to 20%
  • Physical: Ability to lift up to 10 lbs.
  • Software: proficient knowledge in AutoCAD, Civil 3D and MS Office required; and other design software a plus

Offering a Comprehensive Benefits Package with Many Customizable Programs

  • Competitive Salary
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick, Holiday)
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Short Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical Expenses Flexible Spending Plan
  • Dependent Care Expenses Flexible Spending Plan
  • 401(K) Retirement Savings Plan Tuition Reimbursement
  • Support of Professional Certifications
  • Employee Referral Programs

Further information on these and other benefits will be provided to you at new employee orientation during your first day of employment.

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