McAdams is a full-service land planning, landscape architecture, civil engineering and geomatics firm located in North Carolina and Texas. We seek a partnership with our clients to create meaningful experiences through inspired design. Our employees are what makes McAdams different. We bring “experiences” to the forefront of everything we do and to do that takes special people.
Our Energy and Education + Healthcare groups are growing quickly and seeking civil engineers of all experience levels who are passionate about design work. We are seeking Designers, Project Engineers, and Technical Managers. There is huge opportunity for growth and leadership for the right candidate. Candidates will be considered for positions that best fits their interests and experience level.
Position Purpose Design and produce high quality civil utility and site designs for our energy, education and healthcare projects while working closely with our talented group of designers, engineers and project managers.
Essential Functions + Responsibilities
Design and produce civil engineering construction documents (site plans, utility plan/profile, design reports, specifications)
Civil utility and site design (water, sanitary sewer, storm drain, HGL modeling, fire flow design, and storm water management) and coordination with typical mechanical utilities (gas, steam, chilled water, high voltage, emergency power, communications duct banks)
Site grading, earthworks, and sediment/erosion control design and permitting
Work in accordance with established company standards to efficiently produce complete and accurate construction plans
More experienced candidates willprovide coaching and leadership to Designers and CAD Technicians, write and assemble well organized design reports for presentation of design concepts, and manage site specific and campus-wide stormwater studies for analysis, design, permitting, and master planning
Four-year bachelor’s degree from an accredited program in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Civil Engineering Technology, or related field
2 - 10+ years of experience in civil site design
Excellent critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication skills
Committed to high-quality work, act as a champion for team success, and prioritize personal career growth
Candidates should be prepared to provide work samples and/or take CAD assessment
North Carolina EI (PE for more advanced positions) or ability to obtain within 6 months
Experience with stormwater impact analyses, stormwater control measure design/permitting, storm drain, sanitary sewer, water distribution networks, and site grading preferred
Experience in governmental regulations, AutoCAD-CIVIL 3D, plan preparation, surveying principles and construction techniques
All applicants must be authorized to work in the US. McAdams does not sponsor applicants for employment-based visas.
We participate in E-Verify. Information from all employees’ Form I-9 is used to confirm work authorization.
EOE: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. We are equal opportunity employers. Decisions regarding hiring, promotions and terminations are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age (over 40), disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other legally protected status.
Established in 1979, we are a premier, full-service land design firm providing professional services such as civil engineering, stormwater and environmental, land planning and landscape architecture, surveying and construction services for a variety of market sectors. Such market sectors include retail/commercial, residential, federal, municipal, institutional, and environmental (mitigation banking, stream restoration, stormwater). Our company culture focuses on what’s best for the employees. Our unique work environment is conducive not only to outstanding productivity but encourages a familial camaraderie among our employees. We maintain a constant vigilance for highly qualified candidates so that we can continue to provide our clients with the excellent service they have come to expect.