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Civil/Utilities Engineer

HDR, Inc. Bellevue, WA

Job Description



About UsAt HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

HDR is currently in need of an experienced civil engineer to support utility and transportation projects.  As a civil/utility engineer, we'll count on you to: 


  • Design and plan production for general civil engineering and utility support on a wide variety of projects, including both wet and dry utilities. 


  • Develop site layouts, horizontal and vertical control, plan and profile, grading and drainage, site utilities, and associated civil engineering activities. 


  • Calculate quantities and develop cost estimates.


  • Prepare specifications and contract documents. 


  • Perform well on complex assignments, exercising judgment in evaluation, selection, and use of standard engineering techniques and procedures. 


  • Function as a technical specialist or design lead on mid-sized projects. 


  • Coordinate and lead other design professionals, including engineering, CAD, and administrative support professionals. 


  • Participate in quality control reviews of completed designs. 


  • Have good writing, presenting, and speaking skills, as you may work directly with the owner. 


  • Be a self starter and able to solve problems.



  • Qualifications


    Required Qualifications

  • BS or MS in Civil, Chemical, or Environmental Engineering required.


  • PE Certification required, or ability to gain PE via reciprocity within one year. 


  • 4+ years of experience in general civil/site engineering required. 


  • AutoCAD and/or MicroStation experience required.  Civil3D and/or Inroads capabilities preferred. 


  • Microsoft Office experience required. 


  • Active in area municipal or industrial water/wastewater industry associations is a strong plus. 


  • Must be able to work in a team environment. 


  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must. 



    Why HDRAt HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.  

  • Job Details

    Date Posted June 28, 2017
    Date Closes June 28, 2018
    Requisition 144604
    Located In Bellevue, WA
    SOC Category 00-0000.00

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