Current Job Opportunity

Project Engineer (Civil Engineer)

Silver Spring, MD
Career Level
Delon Hampton & Associates, Chartered a minority-owned, professional consulting engineering services firm headquartered in Washington, DC, currently has an excellent opportunity for a talented and energetic, Project Engineer (Civil Engineer).

Ten year, plus Civil Engineers, are you looking to apply your professional expertise to challenges in a technical leadership position? DHA provides support to the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area's local jurisdictions, as well as our private development firms in their execution of civil design, land development, wet and dry utilities and construction management projects. We are seeking a professional engineer with experience in site design, utility design, roadway design and grading, storm drainage, stormwater management and erosion/sediment control. We provide design support through the concept, design, construction and post construction of phases in all projects. Come talk to us if you are a licensed professional civil engineer, seeking to be part of the multi-faceted civil and structural engineering and program/construction management consulting firm.


  • Serve as a senior project engineer on complex projects and as the designated client contact
  • Supervise and monitor client relationship strategies
  • Maintain good relationship with client to assure future work
  • Plan, design, and direct complex civil engineering projects
  • Coordinate and approve pricing, estimating, scoping and marketing strategies for proposed projects
  • Develop engineering agreements for projects within the engineering group
  • Prepare forecast of workload for assigned staff
  • Monitor project schedules to ensure timely completion of projects
  • Prepare Project Manuals
  • Handle contract administration functions
  • Review work-in-process to ensure accurate client billings, and monitor outstanding accounts receivable and collection efforts
  • Monitor the project team's quality system tasks as defined in DHA's quality manual


  • A Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering
  • Professional Engineering License (P.E.) is required (DC, MD & VA) if out of state must be able to obtain registration in DC within six months
  • Minimum 10 years' work experience in civil engineering with experience in site design, utility design, roadway design and grading, storm drainage, stormwater management and erosion/sediment control
  • Must have a good working knowledge of the District of Columbia, Montgomery and Prince George's counties and the State of Maryland's design policies and procedures
  • Good writing and organizational skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD or Microstation a plus

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Delon Hampton & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer for VEVRAA protected veterans and all other protected classes. DHA is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. We encourage minorities, women, protected veterans and disabled individuals to apply. Click here for EEO law and policy.

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