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Civil / Water Resources Engineer -- 4+ years experience

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Duffield Associates, Inc.
Physical Address

Wilmington, DE 19806
Job Description

Duffield Associates, Inc. is seeking a Civil/Water Resources Engineer to join our team in the Wilmington, DE office.

Duffield Associates, Inc. is an award-winning engineering and science consulting firm specializing in civil, environmental, and geotechnical engineering, construction consulting and testing services. Established in 1976, Duffield has grown to include a professional and technical staff of over 110 individuals. The firm’s headquarters is located in a historic barn and farmhouse in Pike Creek Valley outside of Wilmington, Delaware. We have regional offices in Georgetown and Dover, Delaware, Center City Philadelphia and Carlisle, Pennsylvania and Bel Air, Maryland.


+ Assist Project Managers with technical, civil engineering design, land/site development design.

+ Perform technical engineering work associated with land development and/or water resources:

+ stormwater management design

+ site grading

+ erosion & sediment control design

+ road, storm drain, water and sewer design

+ prepare plans for agency/municipal review

+ completion of various land development projects and environmental permitting applications

+ attend meetings with municipal officials, engineers, developers, and contractors.


+ Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from an ABET accredited institution.

+ Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) OR Engineer in Training (EIT) required. Professional Engineer (PE) preferred.

+ 4+ years of experience in land development civil-site engineering, preferably in New Castle County, DE and DelDOT experience a plus.

+ Proficiency in AutoCAD required – familiarity with Civil 3D a plus.

+ Hydrology and stormwater proficiency required. Familiarity with HydroCAD software a plus.

+ Knowledge of green BMPs, such as bioretention, permeable pavement, infiltration.

+ Strong written and oral communication skills – letter and report writing.

+ Candidate should be a critical thinker, be willing to learn through trial and error, be self-motivated and willing to put the full effort towards the task at hand.

+ Candidate should have a strong desire to grow and advance as an engineer or technical designer.

Qualified candidates, please submit a resume, cover letter. We do not require your previous salaries, but we do ask you to provide your salary requirements.

Duffield Associates is proud to offer a wide variety of benefits to our eligible employees. Each eligible employee receives a Benefit Contribution (enough to, potentially, cover 100% of a single employee’s medical coverage) to spend as he/she pleases on plans such as:

+ 5 choices of medical plans

+ Several choices of dental and vision insurance

+ Ancillary benefits such as: Life Insurance, critical illness, accident insurance, Teledoc, Pet insurance, Legal assistance.

Additional benefits:

+ Company provided Short-term and Long-term Disability

+ 401k and Roth 401k with company match of 50% of employee contribution up to 6%.

+ 8 paid holidays

+ Minimum of 80 hours of vacation plus 40 hours of sick time for full-time eligible employees.

+ Recreation room with beverages on tap, espresso/cappuccino machine, pool table, and video games.

+ On-site gym.

+ Outreach activities such as blood drives, adopt-a-highway, American Heart Associations Awareness activities, etc.

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