Job Title

Civil Engineer (Automotive)

Positon Type

Position Summary

As part of SSOE’s strategic growth in the Southeast, we are currently looking to hire a Civil Engineer to join our growing team in Nashville, Tennessee or Birmingham, Alabama.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide civil site development and site selection expertise to clients in the industrial, automotive, manufacturing, healthcare, educational and commercial sectors.
  • Perform site layout, grading/drainage, utilities, and stormwater management design.
  • Prepare permits and provide municipal coordination.
  • Perform field work responsibilities including site inspection and some construction coordination.
  • Provide direction to junior personnel or co-op staff to support project execution

Minimum Education and Experience

Bachelor’s Degree / DIRECT / 6-8

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil/Environmental Engineering with PE registration is required.
  • Minimum of 6 years of relevant experience is required.
  • Proficiency with Civil 3D is required.
  • Proficiency with SSA software is preferred.
  • Well versed in site development issues related to public utilities with a clear understanding site layout, grading/drainage, utility and erosion control design and permitting is required.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and work in a fast-paced collaborative environment both locally and virtually.
  • Well versed with site due diligence, zoning, entitlement and planning requirements.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills are required.

About SSOE Group

As a nationally ranked design and construction management firm, SSOE focuses on delivering Great Client Service to clients through a full range of project delivery solutions. They have been named a "Great Workplace" (Great Place to Work®) and one of the "Best AEC Firms to Work For" (BD+C).

With 20 offices around the world, SSOE is known for making its clients successful by saving them time, trouble, and money. Over the company's 70-year history, it has earned a reputation for providing quality project solutions to semiconductor, automotive, food, chemical, glass, manufacturing, healthcare, power, and general building industries—with projects completed in 40 countries.

  • SSOE was founded in 1948.
  • We are a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management.
  • SSOE offers program management services from design through construction, to commissioning and start-up, for seamless project delivery.
  • 150 of our clients have been with us for over 20 years.

Equal Opportunity and Disability Accessibility Statement

SSOE is an equal opportunity employer and provides fair and equal treatment to all individuals, employees, and applicants for employment, regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, disability, genetic information, military / veteran status, or any other protected group status under federal, state, or local law. SSOE complies with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 and related laws. SSOE does not make employment decisions based upon any protected status under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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