Careers

Chazen is regularly recognized by our employees as a Best Place to Work and consistently win workplace excellence awards. Competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits program are offered including tuition reimbursement, professional development, membership in professional associations and much more. All of our offices provide employees with a relaxed, friendly and professional working atmosphere. Our diverse and talented staff take pride in exceeding our client’s expectations.

Chazen offers a competitive compensation package including profit sharing, 401k, health/dental/vision/pet insurance, continuing education and so much more.

Chazen is an employee-owned, multi-disciplinary consulting firm providing civil engineering, land surveying, planning, environmental and safety consulting, code services, landscape architecture, construction services, transportation planning and traffic engineering to clients in the private and public sectors. Chazen’s employees proudly collaborate with municipalities, state agencies, developers, landowners, utility companies, and industrial, healthcare, education, and nonprofit clients from project concept to completion, taking a customized approach to every project. Chazen delivers world-class performance focused on creating effective, long-term partnerships with its clients.

Chazen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, age, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Chazen participates in the E-Verify Program to verify all new hires are authorized to work in the United States.

Current positions available below. Please send your cover letter and resume to HR@chazencompanies.com

CIVIL ENGINEER - NASHVILLE and CHATTANOOGA, TN

Join us as we expand our services in Tennessee. Our Land Development Group is seeking skilled and enthusiastic engineers to join our growing group of professionals. Are you ready to take on exciting and challenging engineering work?

Responsibilities

  • Development of detailed site and grading plans, and erosion and sediment control plans
  • Storm water management design, water and wastewater design, roadway and parking design, and construction detailing and specifications
  • Preparation of inventory assessments, analyses and reports
  • Development of professional services proposals
  • Management of projects and clients
  • Development of technical approaches to projects and participating in public presentations and speaking engagements 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering
  • Current licensed registered Professional Engineer (PE) in TN strongly preferred
  • 8+ years of experience
  • Experienced AutoCAD design skills and Civil 3D preferred
  • Project management experience preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent verbal and written communications and analytical/problem solving skills are essential

CIVIL ENGINEER / ASSISTANT PROJECT ENGINEER - CHATTANOOGA, TN

Chazen is seeking a full-time Civil Engineer/Assistant Project Engineer to join our Land Development Group.

Responsibilities

  • Development of detailed site and grading plans and erosion and sediment control plans
  • Storm water management design, water and wastewater design, roadway and parking design and construction detailing and specifications
  • Preparation of inventory assessments, analyses and engineering reports
  • Development of professional services proposals
  • Management of projects 
  • Field support
  • AutoCAD drafting

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering is required
  • EIT is preferred
  • 0-2 years of related experience
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and Civil 3D is helpful
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Must be detail oriented, with excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Requires a valid, clean driver’s license and personal vehicle, as project site visits may be required

DIRECTOR PROCESS WATER/WASTEWATER - NEW YORK STATE

Chazen is currently seeking a full-time Director of Water and Wastewater Services. Position will be located in one of our NY offices: Troy, Glens Falls, Poughkeepsie or White Plains.

Job Summary
Leads the Company’s Process Water and Wastewater service line. Develops and leads a successful and profitable service line in collaboration with other engineering groups. Reporting to the Vice President of Engineering Services, this position is responsible for developing and managing a significant portfolio of professional engineering services with a focus on process water and process wastewater projects.

The Director will provide hands on management and supervision of resources and assignments, specifically related to process water and wastewater services; as practice leader, responsible for supporting public and private sector markets and as a technical resource, managing significant accounts and projects.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for day to day operations of the process water and process wastewater service line
  • Supervises support staff and interfaces with others throughout the Company as necessary
  • Participates in planning and implementing business development activities related to process water and wastewater services offered to public and private sector clients/markets. Provides input into department and company-wide business and planning processes
  • Recruits, trains, mentors and coaches all service line staff within the process water and process wastewater services group. Ensures HR programs and practices are implemented to attract, motivate and retain professional talent within this engineering service line
  • Ensures implementation of Chazen practices for projects, including the proper implementation of engineering standards and operating procedures, and Chazen and industry standard QAQC procedures
  • Defines, monitors and performs analyses of financial goals for the process water and wastewater service line
  • Manages a group portfolio of projects including schedules, financials and staff, assignments to PM’s and technical leads and supporting staff/sub-consultants. Excellent communication skills are required for this position as the candidate will be dealing with clients while representing Chazen
  • May serve as project manager for significant accounts and may serve as a technical lead on critical projects
  • Provides technical engineering expertise across the company

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science or Master’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering
  • 20+ years’ experience
  • Current licensed registered Professional Engineer (PE) in NY or with the ability to become licensed in the NY within one (1) year of employment
  • Key skills include leadership, communication, technical expertise, project management, staff management, client management, business development, knowledge of industry, regulatory programs and the entitlement process, including SEQR/NEPA, QAQC programs, task and time management skills, organizational skills, and good interpersonal skills.
  • Responsible to manage staff including full-time, part-time and on-call employees within the process water and wastewater engineering service line
  • Proven problem-solving skills with ability to devise and implement processes and strategies to resolve complex issues
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent verbal and written communications and analytical/problem solving skills are essential

WASTEWATER ENGINEER - NEW YORK STATE

Chazen is currently seeking a full-time Civil Engineer for Water and Wastewater Services. Position will be located in one of our NY offices: Troy, Glens Falls or Poughkeepsie.

Responsibilities

  • Performing System Evaluations
  • Developing Engineering Drawings and Specifications
  • Writing Technical Reports
  • Developing Project Funding and Financing Strategies
  • Overseeing Work of Staff Engineers
  • Interacting with Regulatory Agencies
  • Cost Estimating
  • Construction Phase Administration
  • Managing project for adherence to established scope, schedule and fee

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering
  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience in the analysis and design wastewater treatment systems, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Current licensed registered Professional Engineer (PE) in NY  is required
  • Proven problem-solving skills with ability to devise and implement processes and strategies to resolve complex issues
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent verbal and written communications and analytical/problem solving skills are essential