Civil Graduate Engineer - Renewables

Job Locations US-NV-Las Vegas
ID 2023-4603
Civil Engineering
Position Type


Civil Graduate Engineer - Las Vegas, Nevada

Westwood Professional Services, Inc.


Westwood Professional Services, Inc. is seeking a Graduate Civil Engineer to join our Renewables team in our Las Vegas, NV location. Westwood has a highly experienced and dynamic team of individuals dedicated to providing high-level professional service and quality to our clients.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Site Engineering design of utility scale wind, solar projects and battery storage.
• Engineering design includes: array grading, road grading, road plan and profile, turbine pad grading, facility grading, stormwater crossing design, cross sections, erosion control plans, utility crossing, and storm water management facilities
• Due diligence and site investigation
• Quantity take-offs and cost estimates
• Preparation of specifications and details
• Preparation of permit applications
• Construction administration
• Design and production in AutoCAD Civil 3D software
• Day-to-day support in developing the engineering design and plan production of renewable projects.
• Other duties as assigned by the Lead Engineer.

Required Skills

• Attention to detail and quality.
• Good verbal and written communication skills.
• Ability to work as a team across different offices.

• Ability to apply standard engineering principles and practices.

• Flexibility to travel - specific to projects.

Required Experience

• Bachelor of Science in Civil or Environmental Engineering.
• Engineer-In-Training or on track to obtain the certificate.
• 0-3 years of civil engineering experience.
• Working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, etc.) a must.
• Civil 3D and AutoCAD drafting experience is a plus.
• Solar or Wind Background is a plus.

About Westwood Professional Services, Inc. (Westwood)

Westwood Professional Services Inc. (Westwood) was established in 1972 and has since become a leader in many of the markets it serves. Westwood is a full-service, multidiscipline professional engineering firm and serves wind, solar, power delivery, residential and commercial development, and public infrastructure clients and their projects from multiple offices across the U.S.


In 2021, Zweig Group ranked Westwood nationally at # 4 and #21 respectively on its Hot Firms and Best Firms to Work for lists. Zweig also awarded Westwood two national 2nd place awards for Marketing Excellence. Westwood also ranked consistently higher four years in a row on the Engineering News Record (ENR) list as a leading design firm in the country. The firm consistently ranks on industry top 25 lists and receives recognition for its involvement on award-wining projects nationwide.


Westwood provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. We believe that diverse backgrounds strengthen our business. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.


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