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Pike Corporation Engineer III in Fort Mill, South Carolina

Engineer III

Job Number: 2100023H

Primary Location : South Carolina-Fort Mill

Organization : Pike Corporation, Inc.

Position Overview :

This is the third level of the Engineering classification. Provide engineering/technical expertise to solve more complex problems, and provide leadership skills to manage work in a specific area of expertise, with minimal supervision. Incumbents are expected to develop advanced skills and to have the ability to work independently.

** This position includes the following : Minimum of 5 years of professional experience in the design and engineering of land development projects, construction document preparation and technical details, preparation of erosion control plans, analyses and design for storm water management facilities, permitting, and construction.

Duties & Responsibilities

Under minimal supervision, in the area of expertise will provide:

  • engineering/technical expertise and guidance in the identification, analysis and resolution of problems

  • effective planning, organizing, estimating, scheduling and monitoring of work activities

  • thorough and accurate technical reports, correspondence, documentation, calculations and sketches

  • continuous improvement of job-related, engineering, technical and professional knowledge, skills and performance

  • effective oral and written communication skills

  • accurate records and files

Additional duties for this position include the following:

  • Provide project management capabilities to coordinate staff, assign tasks, and accomplish projects in an efficient manner;

  • Think both creatively and logically to resolve design and development problems;

  • Assist the Project Manager in the preparation and review of proposals and contracts;

  • Mulit-task and manage budgets and project schedules;

  • Prepare and review due diligence studies, site analyses, and feasibility studies including: zoning requirements, environmental studies, stream buffer requirements, stormwater management requirements, and existing site conditions;

  • Prepare conceptual/schematic site plans, grading plans, and access road layouts for client review;

  • Prepare and review construction documents including: existing conditions surveys, demolition plans, site plans, grading and drainage plans, erosion and sedimentation control plans, stormwater management plans, secondary oil containment plans, and technical details;

  • Prepare calculations for earthwork quantities, stormwater drainage systems, erosion and sedimentation control, and stormwater management requirements;

  • Review, interpret, and adopt all relevant local, state, federal government requirements to ensure projects maintain compliance with regulations;

  • Obtain all necessary permits including but not limited to: erosion and sedimentation control permits, stormwater permits, zoning permits, building permits, and special/conditional use permits;

  • Visit sites, oversee/manage site construction activities relative to site development, advise on civil engineering issues, and modify design to solve issues during construction;

  • Provide site inspection services to ensure compliance with various construction permits; including but not limited to National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES), Construction General Permit (CGP) and Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP), etc.

  • Oversee the work of junior staff or mentoring designers/drafters;

  • Collaborate, communicate, and liaise effectively with other design disciplines, colleagues, construction contractors, consultants, materials suppliers, and clients; and

  • Have a proficient understanding of AutoCAD Civil 3D and utilize a range of other design computer packages including, but not limited to: ESRI ArcMap, Microsoft Office, and HydroCAD.


  • 8 to 10 years experience as a practicing engineer or state registration as a Professional Engineer.

  • Proficient in engineering theories and principles.

  • Proficient in practices of researching engineering and design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations and preparing and presenting recommendations

  • Ability to deal with a variety of individuals from various socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds.

  • Good written and oral communication skills.

Other Skills/Abilities

  • Self-Motivated

  • Work independently

  • Team-Oriented

  • Customer Oriented

  • Able to manage multiple tasks and provide leadership to other team members.

Desired Qualifications

  • Registered Professional Engineer

  • Proficient in principles of project management

  • Experience in the utility industry.

Equal Opportunity Employment

Pike Engineering is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Pike Engineering is a Non-Union Company

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as required to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Req ID: 2100023H