Senior Civil Engineer

Huntsville, AL

Posted: 05/20/2022 Employment Type: Temp/Contract Job Number: real_street-2290 Pay Rate: 95000.00 USD YEAR

Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives in the Architecture, Engineering & Construction (AEC) industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects.  As a leading firm in the country which specializes entirely in senior level AEC employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's top companies, enabling us access to the top opportunities throughout the continental U.S.

RealStreet currently has a great opportunity for a Senior Civil Engineer.  This individual will support our client, an engineering design and consulting firm that is headquartered in Alabama with a growing number of offices throughout the country. In addition to a competitive salary, this position provides a comprehensive benefits package which includes paid holidays and time off, an extensive insurance plan and a 401(k)-retirement plan with a generous company match (additional benefit details listed below).

Job Responsibilities

The Senior Civil Engineer will be responsible for overseeing and conducting site civil work on private and public projects as well as growing the business in the Huntsville, AL area. 

Additional responsibilities of this role include:

  • Enabling strategic market expansion by growing a civil design practice in an existing office
  • Seeking new business opportunities by engaging with public and private clients on a routine basis and by articulating technical information through reports and presentations
  • Leading and hiring a team, and working alongside the team to accomplish business goals
  • Coordinating and working with other business units in the Huntsville office and other civil offices throughout the firm
  • Overseeing and having a hands-on role in the completion of design plans using AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Overseeing the costing, estimating, planning and implementation of projects
  • Maintaining schedules and coordinating task resources
  • Conducting surveys, studies and site investigations
  • Preparing reports and presenting technical matter to project groups and stakeholders

Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the Senior Civil Engineer include: 

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited university
  • An active Professional Engineering (PE) License in Alabama
  • Eight (8) years of relevant design experience to include:
    • Two (2) years of leadership or project management experience
    • Municipal waterline and road sewer projects
    • Retail, industrial, commercial and residential projects
  • Strong technical skills, including proficiency with:
    • AutoCAD Civil 3D, latest version
    • Microsoft Office suite
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Authorized to work in the U.S. 


  •  RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Medical Insurance Plan which includes prescription coverage
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & Long-term Disability

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RealStreet is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.                                                  

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