Civil Designer - land development in Dallas, TX at GPAC

Date Posted: 4/12/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

I am partnered with a fantastic firm with locations on the east coast and south west who is seeking highly motivated Civil Designer with experience in designing and managing various land development projects. Typical assignments will include roadways, grading, site planning, storm drainage systems, sanitary sewers, utilities, and related civil tasks for private and public clients.

With a flexible work environment and above market compensation, someone interested in rising through the ranks quickly in this company should take action now!


  • Responsible for leading and managing all phases of design projects of varying types and sizes
  • Prepare design drawings using AutoCAD and other civil engineering design and modeling software
  • Complete required engineering calculations and technical summaries
  • Coordinate and communicate with people in other disciplines, with clients, and with jurisdiction reviewers and staff
  • Participate in marketing and business development activities by helping with proposal writing and interview presentations
  • Train Project Designers


  • Bachelors or Master's Degree in Civil Engineering or related field of study
  • Have a good understanding of site layout, grading, storm water and erosion control design
  • Project Management experience with managing multiple projects and clients
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Civil 3D, Microsoft Office and Deltek Vision
  • Professional Engineer (PE) License in respective state(s) or equivalent experience
  • Successfully establish new and maintained existing relationships with clients and other external contacts
  • Knowledgeable of local jurisdiction and state permitting / approval processes

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.