Weston & Sampson

Site Civil Renewable Energy Project Engineer

Job Locations US-VA-Virginia Beach
Posted Date 1 month ago(9/16/2021 11:51 AM)
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Weston & Sampson is seeking motivated engineers with 6-12 years of experience to perform highly skilled engineering and design work to support the execution of renewable energy projects. Our growing Energy Practice seeks thoughtful and innovative individuals who truly want to make a difference enhancing, protecting, and sustaining the natural and built environment to improve the quality of life. This position is open to any New England office location, Pennsylvania or the Mid-Atlantic region.


The Project Engineer or Project Manager will support the permitting, design, and construction phases of renewable energy development projects across the country.


What you’ll do:

  • Prepare site civil, land development, stormwater, utility designs, and specifications to support solar or other renewable energy development projects including construction observation or administration;
  • Prepare and submit permit applications in support of the project development, representing our clients;
  • Conduct presentations at public hearings to support the permit applications for land use projects; and
  • Work in a multidisciplinary team, manage multiple projects simultaneously, coordinate multiple disciplines, and collaborate with multiple staff members in a team environment.

What you will bring:

  • BS in Civil or Environmental (or equivalent) Engineering is required. MS is preferred.
  • PE certification is preferred.
  • Experience with HydroCAD or other stormwater modeling software.
  • A strong skill set both with basic AutoCAD and AutoCAD Civil 3D.
  • Valid driver’s license is required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Organizational/time management skills are required.
  • Some travel will be required to client meetings and project sites.
  • Experience on renewable energy projects a plus.
  • Possess high ethical standards and committed to producing high quality work with a commitment to teamwork, respect, and integrity.


Your world is always changing, and so are we. Since 1899, Weston & Sampson has strived to make the world a better place by offering interdisciplinary design, engineering, and environmental services. Innovative and reliable for more than a century, we seek to implement a workplace culture in which all employees are empowered to do their best work while sharing the advantages of their own voice and experience. Join us as we grow.


About Us:

Weston & Sampson is an employee-owned company service public and private clients throughout the easter United States. With a staff of more than 700 professionals in offices along the East Coast, Weston & Sampson strives to achieve an exceptional workforce to support the diverse communities we serve and value differences as assets to the organization.


COVID-19 Response:

Employee health and safety remain at the forefront of our response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Our Corporate Response Team meets regularly to stay up to date with employee needs and concerns, safety protocols and equipment, stay-at-home advisories for all the states in which we operate, and current protocols for our office spaces. The majority of our personnel currently work from home with secure remote access to the company network. We have clear safety standards for in-person site visits or other situations that cannot be accommodated virtually. We also expanded accommodations for flexible schedules and established meeting-free Fridays.



Weston & Sampson is dedicated to improving the quality of life of both our clients and our employees. We are committed to treating our staff with the highest degree of professional respect, valuing differences, learning from each other, and encouraging our team members to grow and achieve. We provide a comfortable, safe working environment along with the state-of-the-art tools and equipment. We offer competitive salaries, a generous benefits packaged, and a welcoming corporate culture where people are recognized for their contributions.



Learn and contribute with collaborative teams in a friendly, professional, constantly improving environment.



Competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and career growth, in an equitable, family-friendly work environment.



Weston & Sampson is an equal opportunity employer, seeking talented, diverse technical and professional staff members. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.



Work on meaningful projects that transform the environment, with a team who values your ideas and shares your vision.


If interested, please submit your resume through our career portal: https://www.westonandsampson.com/join-our-team/


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