Senior Site/Civil Project Engineer

Job Locations US-VT-South Burlington
Regular Full-Time


VHB’s growing South Burlington, VT office is seeking an experienced Senior Site/Civil Project Engineer to join our Land Development group. The successful candidate will work with our team of professionals to support all aspects of site/civil engineering for public and private site and infrastructure design, including grading and drainage design, utility design, and stormwater system design.

About Us

WE ARE VHB—a passionate team of engineers, scientists, planners, and designers tackling exciting challenges in the transportation, real estate, institutional, applied technology, and energy industries—serving a range of public- and private-sector clients. At VHB, we are dedicated to improving mobility, enhancing communities, and balancing development and infrastructure needs with environmental stewardship.

  • We are creative problem-solvers
  • We work hard, and we give back
  • We like our colleagues, and we love Mondays (really)
  • We are diverse, caring, welcoming, and fun!

VHB has consistently been rated one of the top AEC firms to work for across our 30+ offices on the East Coast. We’re growing, and we hope you’ll join us!

About the Position

Senior Site/Civil Project Engineer | South Burlington, VT


  • Lead integrated teams of engineers, environmental scientists, and landscape architects in developing site/civil engineering plans and specifications for a multitude and public and private infrastructure projects with a focus on sustainability and resiliency
  • Lead meetings with clients, regulatory agencies, and stakeholders to establish their needs and discuss design/permitting issues
  • Prepare and/or review design criteria, drawings and specifications
  • Lead the preparation of project design plans from schematic design through construction documents
  • Perform regulatory coordination with agencies and clients and ensure preparation of permitting documents
  • Engage in business development activities and client relations
  • Prepare technical design reports
  • Lead, mentor, and train junior staff

Skills & Abilities

  • Ability to think critically and creatively in a team-focused environment
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Attention to detail
  • Understanding of GIS, AutoCAD Civil 3D, HydroCAD, StormCAD


  • BS in Civil Engineering or related field
  • 10+ years of professional site/civil engineering experience, including consulting/private sector experience
  • PE licensur required
  • VT market experience a plus

Please submit applications online.


New employees will 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.


VHB is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.




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