Draper Aden Associates, civil engineering firm with over 40 years of experience, is currently seeking a Project Engineer for our Site Development & Infrastructure team in our Blacksburg and/or Charlottesville, Virginia locations.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Develop site plans and details as well as performing calculations in support of land development
Perform storm water and erosion control design using current Virginia regulations
Coordinate with local jurisdiction and follow approval processes
Work independently and as part of a team
Review 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.
Researching and writing reports/opinions
Preparation of Concept Drawings based upon client’s development objectives and conclusions of due diligence
Design of Stormwater Management & Stormwater Conveyance Systems. Knowledge of Virginia Stormwater Management regulations required.
Grading Design to ensure proper drainage, ensure value engineering is achieved through earthwork analysis, and ADA compliance is achieved through the use of appropriate design slopes
Subdivision and site plan design and layout
Design of site utilities including domestic water supply, fire supply, and sanitary sewer
Soil Erosion & Sediment Control Design in accordance with Virginia Regulations
Other duties as assigned
Qualifications and Experience:
Bachelor of Science degree from an ABET-accredited civil engineering program
EIT or PE preferred
Two or more years of progressive land development design experience
Proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D and Microsoft Office products
Familiarity with Virginia stormwater management regulations is preferred
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related field
Draper Aden Associates promotes a drug/alcohol free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing.
Draper Aden Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer who looks forward to helping people build long-term successful careers within our organization.
About Draper Aden Associates
Each day gives us an opportunity to leave our mark on the world. Creating a Lasting Positive Impact through engineering, surveying, and environmental expertise is the primary focus of Draper Aden Associates. With over four decades of experience providing civil, environmental, geotechnical, solid waste, and structural engineering, surveying and subsurface utility engineering; site development and infrastructure, and construction inspection services throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, we are more than just a set of plans; we are a way to achieve.
Established in 1972 in Blacksburg, Virginia, Draper Aden Associates has grown to become a leading Mid-Atlantic firm with an ever evolving focus on technology. Over the years, our company has expanded to Charlottesville, Hampton Roads, Manassas, and Richmond, Virginia and Raleigh and Fayetteville, North Carolina, with the goal of helping our clients realize a sustainable future.
Draper Aden Associates is a Virginia SWaM certified small business enterprise, but our aspirations and capabilities are larger than our size would suggest. Whether it involves the creation of a water distribution system for an under-served community, restoration... and reclamation of an environmentally degraded site, preservation of precious natural resources, sensitive development of new communities, or helping to enhance the campuses of institutions where the next generations will learn, what we do today can be looked back upon with pride tomorrow.