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POSITION:  Office Lead, Sr. Engineer and Project Manager

LOCATION:  Winston-Salem, NC

This is a great opportunity for a service-focused leader who is ready to accelerate their engineering and management career while contributing to our communities and the natural environment. If you have a passion for service and enjoy working with other highly motivated professionals in a supportive team environment, this position may be a good fit for you.


Our office lead is making a career change to follow another passion. Our leadership team has a temporary transition plan in place and will partner with the selected candidate to foster a successful permanent transition.


OVERVIEW: Successful candidate will manage and assist with engineering of water, wastewater, and related civil engineering projects, which may include collection and distribution pipelines, storage tanks, pump stations, industrial facilities environmental compliance, hydraulic modeling, water treatment, and wastewater treatment. 

This is a full-time, primarily in-office, position with a potential for hybrid remote work opportunities. 



  • Project management

  • Client relationship development

  • Senior engineering and technical mentorship

  • Supervision of local staff

  • Support for project pursuits and proposals


CAREER GROWTH: Our professional staff are exposed to a wide range of civil engineering project activities which provide motivated staff a space to grow professionally in their careers along with the support of experienced staff in a team-focused organization.


BS in Civil, Construction, or Environmental Engineering; 8-20 years of experience; NC PE license required (or able to obtain within 1 year); good communication and leadership skills required.


Candidates should be capable of:

  • moderate lifting (generally 25 pounds or less)

  • operating a motor vehicle; must have valid driver license

HIGHFILL believes in the benefit of our company reflecting the diversity of the communities we serve. We invite all qualified applicants to apply regardless of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, body ability, or other self-identified status. If you are qualified and ready to contribute to an amazing team, you are welcome.

HOW TO APPLY:  Interested candidates should apply via the form below or forward a cover letter and resume to In your cover letter, please state if you require sponsorship to maintain an employment visa status.


GENUINE & WELCOMING: You be you! Individuality is powerful, and unique perspectives cultivate innovation. The HIGHFILL culture embraces and welcomes each employee. Free to be our authentic selves, we thrive in a team setting and connect meaningfully with the communities that we serve.

SERVICE-FOCUSED: HIGHFILL is a principle-centered engineering consulting firm specializing in water infrastructure engineering for public utilities throughout the Carolinas. We focus on maximizing our clients’ satisfaction by deliberately providing exceptional service.

COMMITTED TO EMPLOYEE FULFILMENT: HIGHFILL offers a business atmosphere that supports employee professional development and advancement. We offer an attractive benefits package that is competitive with large firms while providing the appealing close-knit work environment of a smaller, growing firm.

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