Lead Civil Engineer

Location: Williston, North Dakota Salary: competitive
Sector: Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Manufacturing (EPCM) Type: contract

Urgently searching for a Civil Engineering Lead for a mid-sized Oil & Gas operator in Williston, North Dakota.

Please find the details below.


  • 5+ years of experience as a Civil Engineer on upstream Oil and Gas projects
  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited University
  • Professional Engineering license in the State of Texas is preferred, but not essential
  • Experience with land development planning and design, geotechnical engineering and design, project management, construction management and administration and land and construction surveying.

Job Description:

  • Project planning & development of upstream oil & gas projects
  • Communication & coordination between all involved parties
  • Project planning and design review and support of oil & gas projects related to drainage, grading, earthwork modeling, floodplain modeling, and roadway alignment
  • Construction management & administration
  • Budget forecasting, budget management and value engineering
  • Manage a maintenance program
  • Managing field supervisors
  • Engineering & design of foundations for a variety of loading situations
  • Environmental engineering & process management related to the clean water act


  • Experience in OSHA standards
  • Experience in project planning & design is a must
  • Experience in materails testing and geotechnical design is prefered
  • Excellent project management skills are a must
  • Experience in project ecomonics is a must
  • Experience in construction management & administration is a must
  • Experience in land & construction surveying is prefered
  • Field experience is a must
  • Experience in environmental engineering is prefered

Personal Qualities:

  • Must have a drive to be a safety champion
  • Must be self motivated & willingness to motivate others
  • Must have excellent computer skills; Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, CAD
  • Must have excellent organization skills; electronic file management & document control
  • A constant willingness to improve is a must
  • Must have a positive attitude toward change & promoting change
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, governing agencies & land owners

If qualified and interested, please apply with your updated resume asap as this is an urgent role.

Vanessa Lopez 832.900.5935

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