Company Name:

Bohler Engineering


Washington, DC

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Date Posted:

April 7, 2019

Senior Design Engineer


  • Zoning Reviews of municipal zoning and land development ordinances and applicable agency regulations to determine land development limitations for the property
  • Site Investigation & Due Diligence, including the review of ordinances, utility service research, outside agency regulations and site visits to establish comprehensive development guidelines
  • Preparation of Concept Drawings based upon client s development objectives and conclusions of due diligence. Involves preparation of concept plan, including coordination with AutoCAD drafters
  • Design of Stormwater Management & Stormwater Conveyance Systems, including use of AutoCAD/C3D and Hydrology design software. Skills should include preparation of pipe sizing calculations for stormwater conveyance systems, including drainage area maps, surface runoff coefficients, invert, slope, velocity & hydraulic grade line evaluation using the Rational Method & Manning s Equation
  • Knowledge of governing state & municipal stormwater management design regulations
  • Grading Design to ensure value engineering is achieved through earthwork analysis, and site safety is accomplished through the using appropriate design slopes
  • Design of Utility Systems, including stormwater conveyance, sanitary sewer service, water, gas, telephone service, etc. Also involves determination and resolution of vertical and horizontal utility conflicts that may exist
  • Soil Erosion & Sediment Control Design, including stability calculations, Best Management Practices, swale design, spillway design, and determination of construction sequence
  • Preparation of Construction Cost Estimates based upon site plan drawings as required for bonding and client purposes
  • Project Coordination, including conferring with client, attorney, project team and Bohler affiliates for the purpose of preparing a comprehensive site plan application
  • Preparation of Written Correspondence with outside agencies, client, attorney, contractor, etc. Also includes preparation of technical reports including drainage, sanitary sewer and site investigation reports
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Bachelor's or Masters Degree in Civil Engineering or related engineering fields
  • 5+ years of residential and/or commercial/industrial site design and permitting experience
  • EIT or PE preferred, but not required
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD (Civil 3D strongly preferred)
  • Experience with local zoning and site permitting processes and agencies preferred
  • Self-starter who can work independently and with team members
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Employer is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants and employees for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

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