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Available Position: Senior Civil/Environmental Engineer (Illinois)

Posted on July 01, 2019

Senior Civil/Environmental Engineer (Illinois)

Position Overview
Our Oak Brook, Illinois office is seeking a candidate with a strong Civil Engineering Design skill base with an ability to provide technical direction on site remediation projects. A successful candidate will interact with the client and regulatory agencies. In addition, a successful candidate will supervise technical staff performing environmental and engineering consulting services for a variety of clients including, but not limited to, Fortune 500 industrial clients, real estate developers, attorneys, petrochemical, and manufacturing companies. Direct communication with the client is required.

Candidate Qualifications/Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering. Master’s preferred.
  • 10+ years civil/environmental engineering consulting experience
  • P.E. license required

Position Requirements

  • Strong project management skills
    • Meet client budget and schedule needs
    • Communicate with regulatory agencies
    • Provide junior staff with training and mentoring opportunities
    • Strong data evaluation and analytical skills
    • Work with Principals and other senior professionals to scope, cost, plan, and execute civil engineering design, due diligence/preliminary assessment, environmental compliance, multimedia site/remedial investigation, and remediation projects (may include engineering evaluations, hydrogeologic assessments, chemical and hydrogeological data evaluation, data visualization, regulatory agency interactions, and reporting).
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Relevant and quality work experience
  • Regulatory agency experience
  • Staff training and mentorship
    • Willingness and ability to train junior staff with respect to technical requirements, regulatory programs, writing skills, and verbal communications


  • Developing work scopes and budgets to meet client goals and expectations, as well as Roux business objectives
  • Directing specific work tasks that fall within your areas of expertise
  • Performing senior level interpretation work including engineering evaluations/design review, remedial cost estimates, future remedial measures selection, and costing
  • Developing and maintaining productive relationships with clients and regulatory agency personnel
  • Performing conceptual and detailed engineering plans/specifications, remedial system design work, treatment process and cost evaluations, facility inspections, and construction management
  • Management of projects to ensure that they are completed on time and within budget (scheduling/management of resources)
  • Managing field investigation projects
  • Conducting environmental site assessments (ESAs) including site reconnaissance, records research, and preparation of Phase I reports
  • Supporting the business development efforts of the office by joining office Principals on sales calls and taking a lead role in the preparation of technical proposals
  • Mentoring of junior staff

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