Looking for a Career?

 

The Horsley Witten Group is always looking to add professionals to our team who can support a wide range of technical work and foster corporate growth. The work environment encourages collaboration and pushes employees to broaden their horizons and take on new challenges. Fun, creative, smart, and motivated professionals characterize our staff at all levels. We also have several office locations, more than one of which may be able to accommodate staff member additions.

Current openings are listed below. If nothing is listed today, feel free to reach out and send a résumé and cover letter to hwinfo@horsleywitten.com.

CURRENT OPENINGS


Land Surveyor

Horsley Witten Group has an immediate opening for a Land Surveyor in our Sandwich, MA office. The successful candidate will demonstrate at least 2 years of experience as a crew chief with expertise in all aspects of construction stakeout specifically in the layout of building foundations, roads, and parking lots. Must have held position of responsible charge for work including collection of topographic and property line data for existing conditions plans for engineering design, ALTA plans, and As-built/Record plans.

Required experience with both directional and robotic total stations, Carlson and Ranger data collectors, and GPS RTK systems. Must be familiar with or able to learn methods of property line research in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, downloading and importing field data into AutoCAD Civil 3D to compile plans, draft worksheets and perform calculations.

A Land Surveyor will have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of large and small projects, including ecological restoration, water quality improvements, and sustainable site developments alongside professionals that include civil engineers, landscape architects, planners, and scientists.


Project Manager/Scientist

Horsley Witten Group is looking to hire a Project Manager/Project Scientist to support our work with federal state and local clients. The required minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in science, planning or a related field, and at least six years of experience in environmental consulting project management or a related field. A master’s degree is preferred. The work will involve coordination and oversight of a variety of projects that will depend, in part on the candidate’s qualifications, including:

  • Technical and management support for scientific and economic assessments associated with updates to federal and state regulations
  • Management of a range of environmental project assignments for HW’s federal government contracts
  • Travel in support of project responsibilities
  • Assistance with state and local permitting projects designed by HW
  • Leadership on innovative science and/or planning related projects for local or private clients
  • Management and mentorship of junior staff

The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to work productively with colleagues and clients to initiate and effectively complete multiple projects and tasks simultaneously. Strong writing and communication skills are required along with demonstrated proficiency in the candidate’s field of study.


Staff Scientist

Horsley Witten Group  has an immediate opening for a Staff Scientist in our Sandwich, MA office. This is an entry level position and the successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in environmental science or a related field. The work includes a variety of scientific, regulatory, and permitting tasks supporting our consulting work with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and other state and local clients. The job will also involve some field work such as groundwater, surface water and soils sampling. The work involves extensive coordination with colleagues and clients, and the successful candidate will demonstrate high quality writing and communication skills. Experience with GIS mapping and database management preferred.


Landscape Designer

Horsley Witten Group is looking for a Landscape Designer with 0-2 years’ experience to join our friendly and passionate team of designers in our Sandwich, MA office. The position involves providing design support for a wide variety of environmental, park, site development and restoration projects.

Activities may include:

  • Drafting support for production (CAD) of design plans and construction details
  • Graphic support including plans, sections, elevations, perspectives for the inclusion in reports, presentations, and outreach materials
  • Developing hand drawn concept plans and sketches to quickly convey design ideas
  • Creation of planting plans from concept through construction
  • Assisting with site design, grading and drainage and cost estimating on variety of project types
  • Fieldwork including assessment, land surveying, and construction oversight

The landscape designer must be proficient with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, and the Adobe Suite software. The ideal candidate should be a self-starter, enjoy working in a team environment and be a good communicator. The position requires a strong understanding of the basic principles of site design, grading and drainage, planting design, and local plant communities.


Project Engineer/Project Manager

HW is seeking a Project Engineer/Project Manager for our Sandwich, MA office. 

This position will involve a mix of supervision of civil/site designers, as well as some direct design in drainage, stormwater management, water supply, and/or wastewater management.  Specifically, the successful candidate will provide oversight, assessment, design, modeling, and technical writing on a range of projects conducted for public and private sector clients on topics such as groundwater and surface water protection, wastewater management, stormwater management (including green infrastructure work), watershed management and wetlands regulatory issues. 

Minimum qualifications include:

  • Graduate civil engineer with a minimum of 8 to 12 years of experience
  • Professional Engineer registration in MA preferred but not mandatory
  • Technical expertise in AutoCAD, Civil 3D
  • Strong writing and oral communication skills
  • Experience with local and state permitting agencies

Civil ENGINEER

HW currently has an opening for a Civil Engineer. Position will primarily be in support of New England-based public and private sector clients but could include work in other areas of the United States. The office where the engineer will be based is negotiable, but the successful candidate will be expected to travel to other HW offices on occasion to coordinate with other staff members. The successful candidate will demonstrate experience in multiple aspects of civil engineering design including site design, stormwater management, and roadway design.

Job responsibilities would include:

  • A Bachelors’ degree in civil engineering or related field
  • Between 5 to 8 years of professional experience
  • Experience in permitting at the local and state level
  • Strong working knowledge of watershed hydrology and related software
  • Knowledge of Federal Clean Water Act – NPDES MS4 permit requirements
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD
  • Desire to learn new skills, work collaboratively, and work outside one’s skill set from time to time
  • Strong writing skills
  • Ability to present site plans and reports in front of local land-use regulatory boards

“First and foremost, I am responsible for making HW a great place to work by fostering a workplace that meets the professional goals of our employees with challenging, exciting, and environmentally ethical work. Our workplace culture is focused on employee happiness, and execution of a reliable and trustworthy business.”

Rich Claytor, HW President


No phone calls. Please email résumé and cover letter to hwinfo@horsleywitten.com

Horsley Witten Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or disability.

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