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Power Engineers Civil Designer in Houston, Texas

Civil Designer

Location: Houston

State/Territory: Texas

Department: ENV Civil Engineering Dept


Civil Designer

POWER Engineers is seeking a Civil Designer to join our growing Civil and Environmental Engineering Department. This position will be based in our Houston, TX office with the ability to work in a hybrid setting, a combination of home and office.

Job Summary of Roles and Responsibilities

The Civil Designer will assist with development of project requirements that include Construction Specifications, Civil Construction Drawings, and Quantity Estimates. Civil Engineering projects typically assigned include grading, stormwater management, erosion and sediment control plans, access drive layout and profiling. Additional roles include permitting support and Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans.

The position requires collaboration with the Engineering team to complete civil site development drawings for electrical utility substations and facilities, municipal storm and sanitary sewers, and site development.

Required Education/Experience

  • Associates degree in an applicable technical discipline or equivalent experience

  • AutoCAD/AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or MicroStation V8i/InRoads/OpenRoads experience

  • Construction Specifications, Civil Construction Drawings, and Quantity Estimate

  • Willing and able to self-check own work for completeness and accuracy

  • The candidate must have a strong command of the English language with good written and oral communication skills to work effectively with other team members

Desired Education/Experience

  • One to two (1-2) years of technical design experience including civil site development design and drafting

  • Recent experience using MicroStation (V8 or newer) is a plus

  • Good background in mathematics

  • Working knowledge of survey coordinate systems is a plus

At POWER Engineers, you can have a rewarding career on every level. Our philosophy is simple: Do Good. Have Fun. Build Success.

You’ll work on fun and challenging projects and initiatives. You’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on society and the environment. And you’ll find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career.

Since we’re employee-owned, we get to make POWER a great place to work. That includes providing competitive compensation, professional development, and a full benefits package:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision

  • Maternity Leave

  • Parental Leave

  • Paid Holidays

  • Vacation/Paid Sick Leave

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • 401K

POWER is a fun engineering firm. That might seem contradictory to some, but it works for us!

EOE, including disability/vets

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