Civil Engineering Manager

Job Title: Civil Engineering Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Houston, United States
Salary: $110000 - $113000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-10-16
Reference: BH-116735
Contact Name: chandler robertson
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 17, 2019 13:33

Job Description

The Civil Engineering Manager will manage third party consultants as well as engineering service agreements, engineering documentation, project design and invoice schedules on utility scale wind, solar and storage projects.
This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Civil Engineer with renewable energy experience or a Senior Engineer with Site Land Development experience look to break into the renewable energy industry. You will be working for a large international renewable energy owner, developer and operator in a full time direct hire position.
  • Manage deliverables for projects and upload to applicable systems as necessary to support design, construction, and turn over to Operations
  • Provide the preliminary internal engineering needed to support the development pipeline including providing preliminary high-level design drawings for civil and electrical facility
  • Assist to manage civil engineering agreements including aerial survey, ALTA survey, geotechnical investigation, foundation design, public and private road design, and Operations & Maintenance building
  • Assist to ensure timely and accurate production of quality civil engineering plans, studies, and specifications while maintaining compliance with department, project, company, and industry requirements and standards
  • Interpret, review, and occasionally prepare plans, calculations, specifications, drawings, and documents related to engineering and construction pertaining to civil infrastructure of the project
  • Ensure that final construction documentation accurately reflects the installed facility and is complete for all project work
  • Serve as an interface between the Engineering group and internal clients including Transmission & Interconnection, Development, Construction, Operations, Environmental, Estimation, Energy Assessment, Health & Safety, Procurement, Legal, and Central Technical Direction to facilitate interdepartmental relationships
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Professional Engineering (PE) licensure 
  • 5+ years of design and engineering experience 
  • 1+ years of engineering project management experience 
  • Comprehensive knowledge of applicable industry standards and codes.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of land surveying methods and practices, aerial photography and mapping, and geospatial references 
  • Proficient knowledge of all applicable aspects of the civil engineering discipline including expert knowledge in at least two subject matter areas 
  • Proficient knowledge of AutoCAD, GIS, and other discipline-relevant software 
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Project and/or Primavera
  • Strong technical, analytical, and quantitative skills
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills