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Duffield Associates, Inc. Civil Engineer -- Project Manager- 5+ years exp. Wilm, DE in Wilmington, Delaware

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

Duffield Associates, Inc. is an award-winning engineering and science consulting firm specializing in civil, water resources, environmental, and geotechnical engineering, construction review and testing services. Established in 1976, Duffield has grown to include a professional and technical staff of over 100 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. POSITION DESCRIPTION:

  • Assist Division Director with technical, civil engineering design and Senior Project Management.

  • Lead design teams consisting of technicians and engineers.

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

  • stormwater management design, site grading; erosion & sediment control design;

  • Traffic Impact Studies and/or entrance design preferred;

  • prepare record and construction plans for agency/municipal review. Completion of various land development and environmental permitting applications;

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


  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in civil engineering from an ABET accredited institution.

  • P.E. required (Delaware preferred)

  • 5 or more years of experience in land development civil-site engineering (pref. in NCC, DE).

  • Familiarity with AutoCAD required – familiarity with Civil 3D a plus.

  • Familiarity with HydroCAD or other stormwater modeling software.

  • Knowledge of green infrastructure practices, such as bioretention systems, permeable pavement, infiltration systems, and green roofs.

  • Familiarity with ArcGIS software a plus.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

  • 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 and cover letter with your salary requirements.

Duffield Associates is proud to offer a wide variety of benefits to our eligible employees. Each employee receives a Defined Benefit Contribution to spend as he/she pleases on plans such as:

  • 5 choices of medical plans

  • Several choices of dental and vision plans

  • Ancillary benefits such as: Flexible Spending Plan, 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 in addition to paid vacation and sick time

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