Senior Project Engineer

Job Locations US-FL-Orlando
Job ID 2020-1335
# of Openings
Engineering - Civil

Position Snap Shot

The Senior Project Engineer position will support the project team by leading design aspects of the project, maintaining project budget & schedule, and providing technical expertise to all phases of the project.  This person will train and mentor project teams on all projects including those more complex and of larger scale.


- Direct project team on various assignments as directed by the Project Manager, providing technical training and guidance.
- Recommend and implement design changes such as grading, size of utilities and other changes per client’s request.
- Work with project team members and clients to prepare the project proposal.
- Draft, review, and finalize preliminary and final site plans, documents, and computations, including, but not limited to: preparing reports, opinions and recommendations for the approval of the Project Manager concerning the direction of the project, due diligence/site analysis reports, engineer’s opinion of probable costs and project schedules.
- Complete edits and modify plans as reviewed by agencies, municipalities, and clients as directed.
- Research local/state requirements as directed on properties and projects for zoning. Complete site visits and field assignments as required.
- Review project survey data to analyze existing site conditions and factors to consider for development including, but not limited to: legal descriptions, ALTA surveys, and easement documents.
- Direct junior team members to complete items such as: permit applications, cut sheets, quantity estimates and transmittals, and organize site plans,
- Support Atwell training and development programs by providing specialized training and/or mentoring in area of expertise, prepare and/or review technical training materials, and serve as technical discipline/subject matter expert.
- Utilize AutoCAD Civil 3D and related engineering software packages to complete assignments on time and within prescribed standards as outlined in the Atwell Product Quality Manual.
- Initiate communication with clients, municipalities, and agencies as the project requires in accordance with the Project Manager.
- Communicate with Project Manager and Team Leader on workload status.
- Must apply fundamental engineering concepts to practical situations.
- Workload management skills.
- Additional certifications or licenses held are a plus
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Provide support and participate in litigation matters by providing expert witness testimony as directed.
- Respond to review letters and modify plans from agencies, municipalities, and clients as directed.

Day to Day

- Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
- PE License is required.
- Eight (8) plus years of experience.
- Experience leading to knowledge of the local construction market and contacts.
- Advanced knowledge of designing land development projects.
- Experience managing and mentoring other employees.

Atwell Promise

  • We Will Build Strong Relationship
  • We Will Project Industry Expertise and Maintain Project Knowledge
  • We Will Be Responsive and Execute on Every Task
  • We Will Continue to Hire and Develop Technically Sound Professionals
  • We Will Provide Quality Deliverables and Maintain a Culture of Excellence


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