Sherwood is a civil and environmental engineering firm that is committed to investing in and embracing our people, communities and environment. Our team has implemented net-zero green building projects, district infrastructure, new street standards, and many sustainable civil projects throughout the world. Sherwood has worked on over thirty award-winning projects and has seen its work published internationally.
We specialize in sustainable infrastructure, water management strategies, green building design, and urban planning. Our focus is on the conservation and management of the consumption of all site resources— carbon, energy, water, and waste. Sherwood works collaboratively with project teams to find ways to maximize efficiencies through an integrated and ecological approach that results in high performance buildings and landscapes recognized for function as well as aesthetics and user experience.
At Sherwood Design Engineers, we value collaboration that incorporates multiple perspectives, and believe that diverse ideas produce more robust and equitable solutions. We have an amazing opportunity for a driven and curious Design Engineer focused on site civil design to support our Santa Cruz team.
Must have skills
6+ years of industry experience
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering - Civil and/or Environmental
Experience with Site Grading, Earthwork Calculations, Road Design, Drainage (Calculations & Reports), Utility Layout & Sizing, Technical Report Writing
Experience in assembling and collating plan set packages
Previous experience in putting together plan set packages and providing redlines for drafters
Works independently under general supervision
Exercise sound judgment on design decisions and in application of standard methods
Work with multiple site base files oriented in different coordinate frames and varying units
Nice to have skills
Knowledge of Graphics programs (Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, etc.)
Certifications or other sustainability-oriented accreditation preferred (LEED, PE, etc.)
Knowledge of GIS principles
$103k +, based on experience
Some Benefits To Look Forward To
One of the only tangible opportunities to truly help the environment!
Open and collaborative workspace close to the beach and several state parks
Close to public transportation, easy access to the main freeways, and parking available
Multiple competitive Health options, Dental and Vision
Automatic 401k enrollment
Own a part of the firm with ESOP eligibility after one year
Learning and Development stipend
Generous PTO and 8 paid holidays
Reasonable accommodations may be made to individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.