Terracon Project Engineer in Wichita, Kansas


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Job Description:

The Terracon office in Wichita KS is currently looking to add a Civil/Environmental Project Engineer to the team to work on a variety of projects. Typical project work would include landfill design and construction quality assurance, site investigation and remedial design, stormwater drainage design and pollution prevention, general permitting, and regulatory compliance. Terracon is always supportive of professional development, so there will are plenty of training opportunities, and we’ll also help you stay current on all certifications and registrations.

On a day to day basis, you can expect to provide engineering and consulting services for a broad array of environmental projects and clients. Prepare proposals and cost estimates, track and evaluate project progress, budgets, and recommend changes. Apply sound engineering principles and be able to communicate complex engineering issues and concepts to technical and non-technical clients and project teams.

Essential Role and Responsibilities:

  • Safety is key at Terracon, so we’ll need someone who is dedicated to following our safety policies and practices.

  • Make sure that you and your team are producing a quality product for the client by preforming quality control checks.

  • Manage mid to large size projects

  • Keep your client and manager informed on project status

  • Prepare proposals and reports for small and large projects of varying complexity.

  • Perform quality control review of proposals written by others.

  • Evaluate complex laboratory and field data for inclusion in reports.

  • Serve as a technical adviser to junior-level project team members.

  • Interact directly with client and project team on developing scope of services, communicating project progress and findings and recommendations.

  • Write and prepare routine and complex engineering reports detailing services provided, findings, and recommendations.

  • Participate in marketing, sales and business development.

  • Supervise graduate, field and project engineering staff.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering.

  • Minimum 5-8 years’ experience.

  • Professional Engineer (PE) registration for Kansas or ability to obtain KS PE through reciprocity.

  • Understanding of state environmental regulations.

  • 40-Hour HAZWOPER Certification (Preferred)

  • Valid driver’s license with acceptable violation history




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Posting Title:

Civil/Environmental Project Engineer

Employment Type:

Regular, Full Time

City, State (Office Location):

Wichita, KS

About Terracon:

Terracon is a 100 percent employee-owned consulting engineering firm providing quality services to clients. Since 1965, Terracon has evolved into a successful multi-discipline firm specializing in environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services. Terracon currently has more than 3,500 employees in 130 offices with services available in all 50 states. Terracon’s growth is due to valued employees exceeding expectations in client service and growing their careers with new and exciting opportunities in the marketplace.

EEO Statement:

Terracon offers an excellent compensation and benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.

Terracon is an EEO employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions. We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender, disability, age, or military status.

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