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17 days ago


Chelmsford, MA


Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

We offer competitive salaries along with a complete benefits package including: medical, vision, & dental coverage, 401K Matching, Educational Reimbursement, and a variety of Training and Development Programs to help you develop the skills you need to succeed in your chosen career path.

Role Overview  

Wood is the Global Leader in the delivery of project management, engineering, consulting and technical services to energy and built environment customers. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion!

Our Boston Office is looking for a Senior Civil/Environmental Engineer to join the team based in our Chelmsford, MA location, which is part of the North Central Operations.

With such large scope and brand recognition, our employees have the opportunity to work on complex and diverse projects with the support and resources of a large international organization. At the same time, each office team takes pride in maintaining a small family like environment! We have a very comfortable and supportive culture, comprised of knowledgeable and skilled Engineers, Environmental Technicians & Scientists, and Chemists, among other disciplines. We realize that our people are what make us known in the Industry and recognized for delivering high quality and technical excellence. If you want to be a part of a dedicated and brilliant team, and interested in growing with our company but maintaining flexibility for work/life balance, we’d love to hear from you! 

Key Responsibilities 

This position offers the opportunity to work with a diverse team of engineers and scientists to address complex environmental challenges executing the following roles/responsibilities. A successful candidate would have the appropriate experience to support projects potentially involving site civil design (including stormwater, grading, utilities, roadway, land development) and environmental remediation, remediation feasibility studies, cost estimates, planning documents, engineering design, construction management, and proposal development. Anticipated work will focus on engineering, permitting, and construction oversight. Project Management skills would be a plus.

  • Prepare engineering evaluations and feasibility studies, design sediment and other remedies, and develop conceptual cost estimates
  • Prepare project planning and reporting documents including investigation work plans, sampling and analysis plans, remedial action plans, permitting submittals, and construction complete reports
  • Analyze and interpret environmental data and prepare related reports
  • Prepare and/or support development of environmental permit applications for site development projects and remediation work
  • Develop and review plans, specifications and special provisions for site design and remediation projects
  • Oversee remedial action implementation and provide construction management support including review of contractor submittals
  • Additional responsibilities will include but not limited to; client communication and management; proposal preparation; contract preparation and negotiation; coordination with regulatory agencies; and project management including project planning, budgeting, and scheduling

Skills / Qualifications

  • B.S. in Civil, Environmental, or other related engineering degree
  • 8 to 12 years of design or construction experience with a focus on site civil and environmental applications
  • Strong aptitude and demonstrated hands-on experience with computer applications in Civil Engineering in AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Prefer P.E. license or at a minimum, Engineer-In-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) certification, and ability to obtain the P.E. within one year Experience preparing or supporting the development of engineering cost estimates, client presentations, and various environmental permit applications, with emphasis in New England states
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong interpersonal skills. Strong organizational abilities
  • Demonstrated professional judgment, consistency and attention to detail
  • Adaptability and willingness to adjust to client needs
  • Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

If you believe you have the necessary knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to succeed in this position, then we would like to hear from you.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and/or protected veteran status in accordance with governing laws.

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