Environmental (Geothermal) Engineer 6
Company: CDM Smith
Posted on: February 12, 2024
Are you passionate about designing sustainable infrastructure
solutions and helping clients solve complex problems?
Are you the go-to person on your geothermal projects, able to
identify and properly apply the most-appropriate technical
solutions? Do you want to help clients meet their sustainability
and carbon reduction goals?
If youre a senior engineer with a specialization in geothermal
ground source heat pump design and a desire to grow a team, this
could be a great fit!
CDM Smiths Environmental Engineer 6 is a U.S.-based technical and
leadership role responsible for executing and leading geothermal
project in the US and globally. We are searching for a thought
leader who is confident with clients, understands large-scale
geothermal projects, seeks innovative approaches to solve
challenges, and encourages employees to expand their expertise.
This individual will collaborate with our sales team to identify
and showcase our technical differentiators to drive growth.
CDM Smith is one of the worlds top design, program management, and
construction management firms, providing innovative and creative
solutions for our clients and assisting them in achieving
successful outcomes on their water, infrastructure, environmental,
and transportation programs.
We offer partial remote working schedules allowing for working from
home and in the office. The position is based out of any CDM Smith
As a contributor to CDM Smiths transformational growth, you
- Provide leadership, management, and technical expertise for a
wide variety of multidisciplinary geothermal projects.
- With high-level goals provided, lead teams to create engineering
designs including: geothermal systems master planning & studies;
conceptual and basis of design technical documents; analyzing
horizontal and vertical geothermal bore field systems; detailed
design of geothermal heating and cooling systems for
sustainability/energy efficiency/renewable energy/green buildings
- Design systems of moderate to high complexity as necessary to
meet client requirements. Review draft designs for compliance with
federal, state and local regulations and signs off on completed
designs. Ensure that firm policies and practices are followed on
- Position us ahead of challenges recognized in the marketplace,
including pre-positioning for pursuits by identifying and
showcasing our technical differentiators.
- Help expand the geothermal business to complement the other CDM
Smith business lines.
- Perform site assessments, modeling and studies, as needed to
ensure designs are aligned with industry standards and local
- Attending and presenting at conferences, symposia, etc. to
improve the visibility of the firm's products and services in
collaboration with applicable sales staff.
- Recruit, retain, and mentor the best and brightest technical
- Anticipate, identify, and adopt new technologies that help our
clients solve challenges
- Collaborate with other discipline leaders in the practice to
cultivate innovative solutions, technologies, and research and
- Embrace continuous improvement, drive a culture of quality, and
meet commitments for sustained success
- Work with clients in the public, private, federal, and
Environmental (Geothermal) Engineer 6
-Bachelor's degree in Civil, Environmental or Chemical Engineering
or related discipline.
-Professional engineering (PE) license.
-10 years of related experience.
-Domestic and/or international travel may be required. The
frequency of travel is contingent on specific duties,
responsibilities, and the essential functions of the position,
which may vary depending on workload and project demands.
-Equivalent additional directly related experience will be
considered in lieu of a degree.
We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their
efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and
progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that
span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with
projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate as
diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy and pregnancy-related
conditions, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,
age, marital status, disability, citizenship status, genetics,
protected veteran status or any other characteristics protected by
**Why CDM Smith?:**
Check out this video and find out why our team loves to work here!
**Join Us! CDM Smith where amazing career journeys unfold.**
Imagine a place committed to offering an unmatched employee
experience. Where you work on projects that are meaningful to you.
Where you play an active part in shaping your career journey. Where
your co-workers are invested in you and your success. Where you are
encouraged and supported to do your very best and given the tools
and resources to do so. Where its a priority that the company takes
good care of you and your family.
Our employees are the heart of our company. As an employer of
choice, our goal is to provide a challenging, progressive and
inclusive work environment which fosters personal leadership,
career growth and development for every employee. We value
passionate individuals who challenge the norm, deliver world-class
solutions and bring diverse perspectives. Join our team, and
together we will make a difference and change the world.
**Job Site Location:**
Virginia - Fairfax
All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from
the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for
your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member
of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All
unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to
any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will
be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held
liable to pay a placement fee.
**Amount of Travel Required:**
**Visa Sponsorship Available:**
No - We will not support sponsorship, i.e. H-1B or TN Visas for
**Skills and Abilities:**
-Expert Knowledge of computer assisted design and drafting (CADD)
3D and 4D software and practices.
-Expert Knowledge of engineer principles of design.
-Expert Knowledge of Microsoft business software (excel, word,
-Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
-Expert knowledge of federal, state and local regulations.
**Background Check and Drug Testing Information:**
CDM Smith Inc. and its divisions and subsidiaries (hereafter
collectively referred to as CDM Smith) reserves the right to
require background checks including criminal, employment,
education, licensure, etc. as well as credit and motor vehicle when
applicable for certain positions. In addition, CDM Smith may
conduct drug testing for designated positions. Background checks
are conducted after an offer of employment has been made in the
United States. The timing of when background checks will be
conducted on candidates for positions outside the United States
will vary based on country statutory law but in no case, will the
background check precede an interview. CDM Smith will conduct
interviews of qualified individuals prior to requesting a criminal
background check, and no job application submitted prior to such
interview shall inquire into an applicant's criminal history. If
this position is subject to a background check for any convictions
related to its responsibilities and requirements, employment will
be contingent upon successful completion of a background
investigation including criminal history. Criminal history will not
automatically disqualify a candidate. In addition, during
employment individuals may be required by CDM Smith or a CDM Smith
client to successfully complete additional background checks,
including motor vehicle record as well as drug testing.
All bonuses at CDM Smith are discretionary and may or may not apply
to this position.
**Work Location Options:**
Hybrid Work Options may be considered for successful
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