Careers

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The most important outcome of this decision is what you will find inside Wendel – energy, passion, diversity, creativity and challenging work. You will learn from the best of the best. Wendel’s experienced professionals will mentor you to make sure you are getting what you want out of your career. You will have unlimited access to valuable knowledge that can only come from years of hands on experience. Wendel provides a learning environment where new ideas are welcomed, collaborative design is encouraged, camaraderie is fostered and outstanding performance is recognized.

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Open Positions

Mid-Senior Level Architect (Meriden, CT):

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Wendel is seeking an enthusiastic design professional that thrives in a fast paced and team focused working environment to join our growing office in Meriden, CT. We are a nationally recognized multi-discipline architecture, engineering and construction firm that specializes in a wide range of market sectors, with a body of work that includes transportation facility, interiors, K-12, and health care design.  With multiple regional offices, Wendel presents the opportunity to work on an exciting variety of projects with a collaborative team approach. If you are interested in a fast paced, fun working environment where quality matters and the team comes first, we invite you to respond.

The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, technical expertise, project leadership abilities and a minimum of 6 years of experience working a wide range of commercial projects.  This individual will work in a multi-office team environment and be responsible for building client relationships and project development from concept through construction.  Licensure required with strong design, construction document and administration experience preferred.  Revit and Adobe Suite competency a plus.

Survey Crew Chief (Williamsville, NY):

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Wendel, a nationally recognized architecture, engineer and construction management firm is seeking a talented Survey Crew Chief to join our team. We are a unique, full-service engineering/architectural, energy services, and construction management firm that offers competitive salaries, benefits and a working culture that is second to none. If you are skilled in the latest survey technology, can successfully lead a field team, and collaborate with our project managers to achieve our goals, then you might be our ideal candidate! In this position, you would be working on various engineering and land surveying projects such as boundary, topographic, highway and construction projects under the direction of the project manager; implementing field requirements; and performing related office tasks such as processing and adjusting data, earthwork calculations and mapping.  Applicants should have an Associate’s Degree in related field (or working towards) and five years of documented field experience.  Must be familiar with Electronic Data Collection, GPS and Robotic Total Stations, and AutoCAD.  Microstation a plus.  This position will require working outdoors in various weather and site conditions.  Candidate must have a valid driver’s license and available to work overtime on an as-needed basis.

 

Please apply using the link below. Wendel is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a drug-free work place.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability status.

Water/Wastewater Engineer (Mid Level) (Williamsville, NY, Rochester, NY, Albany, NY):

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Wendel, a nationally recognized multi-discipline civil and architectural consulting firm, is looking to hire a full time mid-level Water/Wastewater Engineer to join our New York based design and construction team. This position location is flexible and dependent on your geographic location. If you are interested in a fast paced, fun working environment where quality matters and the team comes first, we invite you to respond.

This position will serve as both a technical lead and project manager for medium to large scale design and construction projects including distribution system and collection system improvements as well as water and wastewater treatment plant rehabilitation work. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 – 10 years’ experience in the water/wastewater disciplines. Bachelor’s or Masters of Science degree in Civil Engineering or related fields is required. A PE is preferred, but we will consider experience and background.

The candidate must have a strong background in water and wastewater process planning, design, and construction administration of large infrastructure projects. Experience should include hydraulics, municipal water and wastewater treatment plant design, and energy usage/analysis. Candidate should be flexible, possess strong management and leadership skills, demonstrate sound communication and work well in a team environment. You must have your own transportation for travel to job sites and client meetings; occasional overnight travel may be required.

Please apply at: www.wendelcompanies.com Careers page. Wendel is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a drug-free work place. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability status. We are a VEVRAA federal contractor and request priority referrals of protected veterans.

Come see what the Wendel Experience is all about!

Proposal Assistant (Williamsville, NY):

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Wendel is currently looking to hire a Proposal Assistant, to administratively support our Proposal team.  This position will be comprised of organizing meetings, preparing proposal materials, coordinating proposal submissions, and data entry of information.  If you are looking for an entry level position where you can support a team, stay busy and be involved in a number of exciting projects, this is the position for you!

Minimum Qualifications: Two years of related work experience

Preferred Qualifications:  AAS in Marketing, Business or related field; proficient in MS Office; knowledge of Adobe Suite

Structural Engineer (Albany, NY):

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Wendel Companies, a dynamic Architecture, Engineering, Energy Efficiency & Construction Management firm, is looking to hire a Structural Engineer to work out of our Albany, NY office.  This is an incredible opportunity for a recent Structural Engineering graduate to be trained and mentor by our senior level staff!  We are also open to hiring someone with a few years of working experience out of school.

This position will be responsible for the analysis and design of structural systems/components in steel, concrete, masonry, wood, etc.   Taking projects from concept phase to final design and through construction.  You will participate in project, client and team meetings.  You will also support conducting facility assessments, writing technical reports, and editing material specifications.

Minimum Qualifications: BS in Civil Engineering with a focus on Structural Engineering; working knowledge of structural engineering software (Bentley RAM products) 3D modeling software (REVIT and AutoCAD).

MEP Revit Specialist (Williamsville, NY):

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Wendel, a dynamic Architecture, Engineering, Energy Efficiency and Construction Management firm, is excited to be hiring an MEP Revit Specialist to support our Mechanical Engineering department. This position will be working in a team environment on HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection projects.  You should be capable of layout and design of these systems utilizing Autodesk REVIT MEP software.  You will utilize this software to create detailed 3D design and coordination models and construction documentation from high level concept plans provided by our senior engineers.

Minimum Qualifications:  AAS in Mechanical Engineering, or BSET plus 1 year of experience working in a position utilizing REVIT.

Junior-Mid Level Architect (Washington, D.C.):

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Wendel is seeking an enthusiastic design professional that thrives in a fast paced and team focused working environment to join our growing office in Alexandria, VA. We are a nationally recognized multi-discipline architecture, engineering, energy services and construction management firm that specializes in a wide range of market sectors, with a body of work that includes K-12, corporate interiors, medical and transportation facility designs.  With multiple regional offices, Wendel presents the opportunity to work on an exciting variety of projects with a collaborative team approach. If you are interested in a fast paced, fun working environment where quality matters and the team comes first, we invite you to respond.

The ideal candidate has a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture and has worked for 2-7 years in a design firm, with project experience working in Autodesk Revit and AutoCad. Experience in the transportation industry and technical writing skills are a plus. This individual will work in a multi-office team environment and be responsible for project development from concept through construction.

Community Planner (Williamsville, NY):

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Wendel is seeking a full-time Planner to join our winning team.  This position will include assisting with project assignments, managing tasks, supporting the municipal planning team, attending meetings, and developing various local and regional planning documents. Must also be willing to attend night meetings.

The applicant must have a Planning degree and 3-5years of experience in Zoning and Land Use Planning, SEQR, and general municipal planning consultation.  Strong consideration will be given to candidates with a Master’s Degree in Urban Planning.  The ideal candidate will have the ability to work independently, create strong relationships and have excellent communication and writing skills.  Experience in GIS, NEPA, sustainability planning, urban design and green energy systems is a plus.  Some regional travel is required.

Please apply at: www.wendelcompanies.com Careers page.  Wendel is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a drug-free work place.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability status.

Energy Project Development Engineer (Albany, NY):

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PROJECT DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER

Momentum is growing across the industry for transformative & sustainable solutions to achieve carbon neutrality goals. Wendel, as nationally recognized energy services, engineering, architecture and construction company is dedicated to developing innovative plans and delivering turn-key projects to help our clients achieve these goals. If you are looking to make a real impact, to challenge the status que, develop & implement solutions with real results this is the place for you.

As a Project Development Engineer, you will be responsible for developing technically innovative and site-specific clean energy projects. This may include services such as master planning, strategic planning and energy auditing. As the technical leader you will be responsible for developing actionable and cost-effective technical solutions.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Field survey and condition assessment of existing system, primarily mechanical and electrical systems.
  • Utility rate, usage, and disaggregation analysis
  • Preliminary assessment and high-level strategy development
  • Development of basis of design scopes of work, schematics, and P&ID drawings.
  • Development of cost estimates
  • Development of energy savings calculations
  • Development of implementation plans & schedules
  • Development of measurement & verification plans
  • Utility rate and usage analysis
  • Life Cycle cost analysis
  • Presentations
  • Report writing
  • Project Management
  • Coordination with department managers, design teams and construction managers
  • Sales Support
  • Mentor of Energy Engineers
  • Project Accounting access and maintenance
  • Review of Deliverables, QA/QC

 

As a company with diverse project delivery models, you will have the opportunity to lead or be incorporated into design, construction, commissioning and other aspect of a project, should you choose. You will also have access to those individuals with such experience to help inform the projects you are developing.

 

You will be incorporated into a team that has been provided energy services for over 30 years, and an engineering and architecture team with every necessary technical discipline inhouse. Our culture will incorporate you into a collaborative work environment where you will be supported and mentored by industry leading professionals whose goal will be to help you grow in your career. You will also find a team of talented and eager engineers for you to lead and mentor as well.

Preferred Skills:

  • PE license is preferred
  • Certified Energy Manager (CEM) or other industry related certifications a plus
  • Expertise in multiple technical areas of Energy Engineering, preferably HVAC and control systems
  • Responsible for completing multiple tasks on multiple projects
  • Management/development of multiple energy projects
  • Capable and responsible for QA/QC on assigned tasks and projects.
  • Capable and proven developer of new ECM calculations, checklists and other internal tools
  • Ability to provide sales support and new ECM’s during preliminary assessment
  • Ability to lead develop of construction documents, and support bidding and construction activities during implementation
  • Experience developing energy projects
  • Capable and proven developer of new ECM calculations, checklists and other internal tools
  • Ability to provide sales support and new ECM’s during preliminary assessment
  • Experience developing energy projects
  • Proven management of construction projects
  • Excellent communication skills, written, oral and presentation
  • Ability to collaborate with internal staff and clients
  • Experience with Microsoft Office software.
  • Experience with AutoCAD software is a plus.
  • Experience Building modeling software is a plus.

Entry Level Project Manager (Williamsville, NY, Atlanta, GA, Washington, D.C., Richmond, VA):

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Wendel is seeking a dynamic, highly motivated professional to join our Project Management team in either our Richmond VA, Alexandria VA, Williamsville NY or Atlanta GA office.  This individual will support Wendel Companies Project Management Office purpose and values while providing specific project leadership and task management through self-direction and mastery of skills.  These skills include scope management, project financials, managing client expectations, stakeholder communication, project scheduling and analysis, and resources management.  The ideal candidate will have 1 to 3 years of industry experience, as well as a bachelor’s degree.  PM certification and/or formal PM training is preferred.  MS Project experience a plus.

 

Please apply at: www.wendelcompanies.com Careers page.  Wendel is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a drug-free work place.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability status.

Senior Civil Engineer (Williamsville, NY, Buffalo, NY, Rochester, NY, Syracuse, NY):

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Wendel is currently seeking a Senior Site/Civil Engineer to work in our Williamsville, NY office. Candidate will work with our planning and site/civil services group, providing support on site plan reviews, planning board activities, general planning services, and SWPPP/site inspections. Some of the skills that would be desired for this position include a strong knowledge of site plan design, project management, proficiency in stormwater and hydraulic calculations, familiarity with State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR), NYSDEC and MS4 stormwater regulations, comprehensive plans, and zoning regulations. Knowledge of solar projects is a plus.

Responsibilities

Performs technical discipline tasks including research, report preparation, design, and specification/plan preparation to ensure the most efficient and cost-effective execution of assigned projects.

  • Assists with business development activities, including meeting with clients.
  • Assists with preparing and coordinating proposal efforts to secure work.

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering with a minimum of 10 years of experience.

  • PE is a plus.
  • Candidate should be proficient in Word and Excel and have excellent writing skills.
  • AutoCAD skillset would be a must.
  • Successful candidates will be self-starters with good communication skills and the ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Individual may also be expected to represent the firm in meetings and conferences with clients, regulatory agencies, and officials of other organizations.

Senior Water/Wastewater Engineer (Williamsville, NY, Rochester, NY):

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Wendel, a nationally recognized multi-discipline engineering and architectural consulting firm, has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Water/Wastewater Process Engineer to join our design and construction team in Williamsville or Rochester, NY.  If you are interested in a fast paced, collaborative working environment with an emphasis on client service, innovative thought and career growth, we invite you to respond.
 
This position will serve as both a technical lead and project manager for medium to large scale study, design and construction projects involving water treatment, storage, pumping and distribution systems.
 
Project work includes (among other tasks):
     · Diagnosing, analyzing and implementing water treatment process improvements
     · Optimization of treatment plant operation systems, including: Pretreatment, Filtration, Chemical, Residuals and Energy systems
     · Asset evaluation and related long-term capital planning  
     · Hydraulic modeling of water treatment and storage systems  
     · Supplementing utility staff with water expertise in critical situations
 
In this position you will become the trusted advisor to our established water clients and supplement our sales team in the development and securing of new project work. You will represent the Wendel Water Group on a regional and national level through professional organizations, technical presentations, and key partnerships. Ideal candidates for this position would have existing experience in the water discipline, however individuals seeking to leverage a broad portfolio of experience who are interested in becoming focused within the Water market will also be considered. A Bachelor’s or Masters of Science degree in Civil, Chemical, or Environmental Engineering or related fields is required. A PE is preferred, but we will consider experience and background.
 
Candidates should be flexible, possess strong management and leadership skills, demonstrate sound communication and work well in a team environment. You must have your own transportation for travel to job sites and client meetings; occasional overnight travel may be required.
 
Come see what the Wendel Experience is all about! 

Senior Transportation Engineer (Williamsville, NY, Buffalo, NY, Rochester, NY, Syracuse, NY):

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Wendel is currently seeking a Senior Transportation Engineer in our Williamsville, NY, Rochester, or Syracuse office locations. The successful candidate must be technically astute in transportation and/or highway engineering and have a proven background in the development of transportation and/or highway projects. This role will often perform as a technical specialist or project engineer on mid to large size projects.

Responsibilities
Performs technical discipline tasks including research, report preparation, design, and specification/plan preparation to ensure the most efficient and cost-effective execution of assigned projects.

  • Assists with business development activities, including meeting with clients.
  • Assists with preparing and coordinating proposal efforts to secure work.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering required.

  • 8+ years of progressive transportation design experience.
  • PE is a plus.
  • Experience on NYSDOT, NYSTA, and Local Administered Federal Aid transportation projects.
  • Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D experience a plus.
  • General knowledge of NYSDOT specifications and standards.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and interpersonal relationships skills.

Talent Acquisition Specialist (Williamsville, NY):

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Do you have the desire to work in a fun, fast-paced, innovative, forward-thinking environment? Wendel, a nationally recognized architecture, engineering, construction management and energy efficiency firm is looking for an HR professional to join our team! This position will be responsible for overseeing the recruiting process including advertising, scheduling and the offer process. You will be an integral part of developing an innovative talent acquisition strategy to help attract and retain top talent as the company continues to grow. You will also partner with Wendel leadership to meet cultural necessities, including both diversity and affirmation action initiatives.

Other duties include onboarding, tracking and monitoring key performance indicators for the HR group and providing monthly reporting metrics to the Wendel Management Team. Cross training across all HR functions of the company will also be required.  The ideal candidate will be able to maintain a high level of internal customer service, be extremely organized, have excellent communication skills, prioritization and time management.

A Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources, 2-5 years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is needed. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and familiarity with ADP in strongly preferred. If this describes you, please apply at: www.wendelcompanies.com Careers page.

Wendel is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a drug-free work place.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability status.

Senior Structural Engineer (Williamsville, NY, Syracuse, NY, Rochester, NY):

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Wendel Companies is looking to add a Senior Structural Engineer to our team!  We present the opportunity to work on high profile projects in a collaborative, multi-discipline, architectural and engineering office environment.  This position can be located in Williamsville, Rochester or Syracuse, NY.  Job duties and responsibilities include (but are not limited to)

  • Analysis, design and computer modeling of structures.
  • Coordination with architectural, mechanical, electrical and civil disciplines.
  • Production of plans, details and specifications.
  • Review of shop drawings, construction administration.
  • Experience in cost estimating and report writing a plus.
  • Has full responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing and coordinating assignments.
  • Plans and develops engineering projects concerned with unique or controversial complexities which have important impact on major company programs.
  • This involves exploration of subject area, definition of scope, selection of areas for investigation and development of novel concepts.
  • Acts as technical liaison to individuals within and outside his organization with responsibility to act independently regarding technical matters pertaining to individual’s field.
  • Supervision received is essentially administrative, with assignments given in broad terms concerning general objectives and limitations.
  • Typical duties and responsibilities include one or more of the following:  1) plans, organizes, and supervises work of staff of engineers and technicians; 2) as individual researcher, consultant or staff specialist, conceives plans and conducts research in areas of considerable scope and complexity.

Bachelors degree in Civil/Structural Engineering required. Minimum of 8 years of experience as a Structural Engineer required. PE Required.

Lead Mechanical Engineer (Albany, NY, Williamsville, NY, Rochester, NY):

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Wendel, a nationally ranked, award winning architecture, engineering, energy efficiency and construction management firm is seeking Lead Mechanical Engineers in our Albany and Williamsville/Rochester offices.  We have established a presence in NYS and need an experienced and hardworking Mechanical Engineer to lead, organize, manage and execute mechanical engineering work within our current project portfolio.

Technical competencies of our ideal candidate will include air handling and distribution, ventilation/exhaust, hydronic, building controls, piping and plumbing systems.  Responsibilities will include business development, portfolio management, engineering production and client relations.

The ideal candidate will have a BS degree along with a minimum of 5 years of mechanical engineering experience.  PE license is required.

Entry-Level Water/Wastewater Engineer (Williamsville, NY):

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Wendel is seeking a dynamic, highly motivated individual to join our growing water/wastewater team. We are a unique, full-service engineering, architectural, energy services, and construction management firm that offers competitive salaries and benefits along with a working culture that is second to none. If you are interested in a fast paced, fun working environment where quality matters and team comes first, we invite you to apply!

We are looking for a full time entry-level engineer interested in furthering their career in the water and wastewater fields. Experience with modeling software (WaterCAD, BioWin), water/wastewater treatment processes, hydraulics, and construction inspection is a plus. We are looking for candidates with between 0-3 years’ experience. This position will be located in our Williamsville (Buffalo), NY office. You must have your own transportation for travel to job sites and client meetings.

We are looking for a team-player who is highly organized and has strong time-management skills. Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering is required. An EIT certificate is preferred, but we will consider experience and background.

Lead Electrical Engineer (Albany, NY, Williamsville, NY, Rochester, NY):

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Wendel, a nationally ranked, award winning architecture, engineering, energy efficiency and construction management firm is seeking Lead Electrical Engineers in our Albany, Williamsville/Rochester offices.  We have established a presence in NYS and need an experienced and hardworking Electrical Engineer to lead, organize, manage and execute electrical engineering work within our current project portfolio.

Technical competencies of our ideal candidate will include electrical utility service applications, power systems surveys and equipment selection, lighting and security systems.

The ideal candidate will have a BS degree along with a minimum of 5 years of electrical engineering experience.  PE license is required.

Internships (Various Locations):

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Wendel is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and provides a drug-free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

How to apply.

Please note that Wendel does not accept or retain unsolicited resumes received from individuals or any third parties such as recruitment agencies. We welcome all resumes in response to a specific position as published on this website and through other media outlets through which Wendel has advertised. Due to the number of responses, no phone inquiries please. To apply, please select a position and use the link provided. If you need assistance in applying, (do not send your resume to this email) please contact info@wendelcompanies.com. Attn: Employment/Recruitment Specialist.