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Senior Civil Designer

Core States Group Watertown, MA
  • Expired: 13 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Summary of Position:

The Sr. Project Designer is responsible for designing and drafting civil engineering projects under the guidance of Project Engineers and Project Managers. This includes: site layout, grading, utility design and profiles, erosion and sediment control, SWPPP preparation, and stormwater management. As part of a multi-disciplined firm, he/she will be coordinating with Architects, MEP Engineers, Structural Engineers, and Construction Project Managers. He/she will be responsible for the production of civil engineering construction documents while adhering to client requirements, code requirements, and site adjustments.

Essential Duties:

  • Design full site plans, calculations, reports, and resolve complex design challenges with limited direction.
  • Conduct site feasibility research and site visits, and generate reports and recommendations based on findings.
  • Coordinate with sub-consultants.
  • Assist in establishing and maintaining phase and task budgets and schedules.
  • Assist with responses to construction RFI’s and submittals.
  • Assist in coordinating the work of a multi-disciplined team throughout the design development and contract document phases of a project.
  • Assist Project Managers with the project design and approval process.
  • Coordinate with authorities having jurisdiction through all phases of the project.

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Organize and maintain project files.
  • Maintain timesheets daily.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of fundamentals of design.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of codes.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Experience: 4-8 years of site/civil production, preferably with commercial projects such as retail, hospitality, and/or fueling.
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering required
  • Licenses: E.I.T. preferred, P.E. in Civil Engineering a plus
  • Travel: Up to 20%
  • Physical: Ability to lift up to 10 lbs.
  • Software: AutoCAD and MS Office required; Civil3D, TR-20, TR-55, HEC-1, HydroCAD, Hydraflow, HEC-RAS, WaterCAD, and other design software a plus

Core States Group

Core States Group is an integrated engineering, architecture, project management, development services and construction firm specializing in the retail, restaurant, banking, petroleum and fuel cell industries. We stand out among our competitors with our ability to service our clients from "concept-to-keys" and we are able to do it on a national level. Because of this, Core States Group has become the go-to consulting firm for many prominent Fortune 500 companies. As we continue to grow, we are looking for strong candidates with the dedication and drive to lead us to even greater successes.


Watertown, MA