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Design Engineer III

Employer: Sherwood Design Engineers

Address: 2301 E. 7th Street, Suite A238, Los Angeles, CA 90023

Experience Required: At least 5 years

Job Description:

At Sherwood Design Engineers, we value collaboration that incorporates multiple perspectives and believe that diverse ideas produce more robust and equitable solutions. Our team has delivered net-zero energy and net-zero carbon systems, net positive water systems, resilient coastlines, natural resource protection, green streets, living roofs, and more for thousands of clients across the globe. We specialize in sustainable infrastructure, water management strategies, green building design, and infrastructure support of urban planning. Our focus is on the conservation and management of the consumption of all site resources — carbon, energy, water, and waste. We have an amazing opportunity for a driven and curious Design Engineer focused on site civil design to support our team.


Minimum Skills

  • 5+ years of industry experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering - Civil and/or Environmental

  • Experience with Site Grading, Earthwork Calculations, Road Design, Drainage (Calculations & Reports), Utility Layout & Sizing, Technical Report Writing

  • Ability to research and interpret technical documents

  • Experience in preparing and advancing plan set packages through all project phases including providing redlines for drafter

  • Exercise sound judgment on design decisions and in application of standard methods

  • Work with multiple site base-files oriented in different coordinate frames and varying units

  • Proficient in AutoCAD

  • Knowledge of civil design programs (Civil 3D, LDT, Storm and Sewer Analysis, Hydro CAD, Flowmasters, Storm CAD, etc.)


Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge of Graphics programs (Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, etc.)

  • Certifications or other sustainability-oriented accreditation preferred (LEED, EIT, PE, etc.)

  • Knowledge of GIS principles


Apply here:

For additional information, contact:

Chris Boswell

(805) 290-0554

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