Watts is a full service architecture and engineering (A/E) firm excelling in architecture, civil, environmental, transportation, structural, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineering and construction monitoring services with offices in Buffalo, Syracuse, and New York City, NY.
We have an immediate opening for a Civil Engineer/Project Manager in our Buffalo office. Watts works closely with architects and owners on a variety of challenging engineering projects with a focus on efficient designs, meeting the needs of the project. Project sites could exceed 10-acres and exceed $5M in site development construction value. This advanced level position would perform all phases of site/civil engineering management and design duties.
Work within an internal team to support the civil design, from project onset through construction
Write technical fee proposals with scope and assumptions for a specific project
Manage the progress of the design work, to stay on budget and on schedule
Create contract documents for all aspects of land development design, including demolition, new site layout, grading, site utilities, and erosion and sedimentation control
Write Engineering Reports and studies, including Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Reports, and technical specifications
Model the site stormwater with HydroCAD modeling software
Create and edit computer aided design drawings in AutoCad Civil 3D modeling software
Review applicable building codes and design standards
Lead a multi-discipline team (architects, structural engineers, MEP engineers etc.) and coordinate design work
Achieve permit approval from applicable state agency
Mentor and teach junior engineers
Perform site visits throughout New York State
Interact with the client as the primary contact for Watts
Perform business development for future projects
8-10 years of relevant design and management experience
Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering (or similar) from an ABET-accredited university, preferred
Licensed Professional Engineer in New York State, required
Technical knowledge in the use of AutoCAD Civil 3D, HydroCAD, Microsoft Word and Excel
Excellent verbal and writing skills
Ability to work within a larger internal/external project team
Detail and task oriented, in order to meet deadlines set by others
Watts Architecture & Engineering is a full service architecture and engineering firm excelling in architecture, civil, environmental, transportation, structural, mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering and construction monitoring services with offices in Buffalo, Syracuse and NYC.