Land Development Project Manager

Job Locations US-NY-Hauppauge
Regular Full-Time


VHB is GROWING! We are currently seeking a Project Manager to join our growing Land Development team in our Hauppauge or White Plains offices. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a dynamic team, across diverse disciplines, giving you exposure to a wide variety of projects in size and scope.  VHB has consistently been rated as one of the top Engineering Firms to work for up and down the East coast, was awarded “Employer of the Year” by WTS in 2019, and a 96% approval rating for the CEO on Glassdoor. 


VHB’s passionate professionals include engineers, scientists, planners, and designers who partner with public and private clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy industries, as well as federal, state, and local governments. Together, we work to improve mobility, enhance communities and economic vitality, and balance development and infrastructure needs with environmental stewardship.



  • Work within a team of professionals to develop site/civil engineering plans and specifications for a multitude of projects 
  • Support preparation of land development design and permitting documents
  • Responsible for project financial performance and client relations
  • Prepare and review drawings and specifications documenting the systems designed
  • Attend meetings with clients, regulatory agencies, and stakeholders to establish their needs and discuss design/permitting issues with them
  • Supervise design team activities during Construction Administration
  • Manage work and development of other staff
  • Manage small, medium or large projects
  • Develop new project opportunities and manage proposal submissions


Skills and Abilities 

  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills 
  • Self-motivated 
  • Attention to detail 
  • Ability to think critically 
  • Ability to multitask
  • Strong computer skills 
  • Excels working in a team environment 
  • Exhibits strong leadership skills



  • BS in Civil Engineering or related degree
  • 7+ years of professional civil engineering experience focusing on land development and civil/site engineering
  • EIT required with the ability to obtain Professional Engineering license within 12 months 
  • Proficient in site layout, grading, utility design, and stormwater management 
  • Experience in Long Island is preferred
  • Understanding of the review processes of Nassau & Suffolk Counties as well as Long Island Town and Villages desired
  • CAD experience required, GIS experience desired


At VHB, we’re invested in what we do, compelled by intellectual curiosity, and driven to work collectively to best serve our clients and help shape the future of our communities in a meaningful way. We’re proud, yet humbled, to have been doing this for almost 40 years. We are dedicated to making a positive impact and providing opportunities to grow personally and professionally. 


New employees beginning prior to Labor Day 2020 will likely be onboarded virtually and begin their employment from home. We are in the process of planning for a safe return to the workplace in alignment with government and CDC guidelines.




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