Careers in San Antonio, TX

Explore career opportunities within the San Antonio region.

Airfield Civil Engineer



San Antonio, TX, USA · Dallas, TX, USA · Austin, TX, USA
Posted on Tuesday, April 2, 2024
Airfield Civil Engineer - (177037)

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

Watch Our Story:' https://www.hdrinc.com/our-story'

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Airfield Civil Engineer, we'll count on you to:

  • Design and plan production for general civil on a wide variety of projects, including site layouts, horizontal and vertical control, grading and drainage, paving, site utilities, and associated civil engineering activities
  • Conduct quantity calculations
  • Prepare specifications and contract documents
  • Conduct permitting
  • Perform complex assignments exercising judgment in evaluation, selection and modification of standard engineering techniques and procedures
  • Serve as a technical expert with recognized authority in an area of specialization that resolves problems of greater scope and complexity as needed
  • Plan and develop projects or design activities that have significant impact on major company programs as needed
  • Work with Design Center Lead and Aviation staff across all regions to execute and deliver projects companywide.
  • Perform other duties as needed


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or Aviation Engineering related field
  • 5+ years design experience managing various civil/site design projects
  • PE
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, Bluebeam, AutoCAD Civ3D
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must
  • Preference given to local candidates


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

Primary Location

: United States-Texas-Austin

Other Locations

: United States-Texas-Dallas, United States-Texas-San Antonio


: Aviation


: Full-time

Employee Status

: Regular
BusinessClass: Airfield Design

Job Posting

: Dec 21, 2023