McGill Environmental Team
Hickory Civil Engineering Team
Sean surveying at creek
Mike Dowd and Kyle Seaman

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Transformational Change

Together, as a team, we are shaping the lives of millions of individuals through our work. Whether we’re providing safe drinking water, developing a new community park or greenway, designing a new transmission line, or securing funding to move a project forward, making a difference in the communities we serve is at the heart of what we do. Passionate employees drive this change.

We pride ourselves on transforming the communities we serve, but even more important is the impact we have on our employees and their families. McGill is a home for those who are just starting their career, looking to grow as a professional, or seeking a renewed, challenging position. Our inclusive culture embraces employee engagement, career growth and development, and integrity in all that we do. We thrive on teamwork and collaboration across the region, and we always empower our employees to be their best.

We invite you to join us – together we will shape communities.

Hickory Water / Wastewater Team

Opportunities are Open in Hickory

McGill’s Hickory water / wastewater team is dedicated to providing the best quality of life to the surrounding communities through water and wastewater engineering. All levels of expertise are represented on this team that works closely together, as well as collaborates with other disciplines and across offices. Be a part of a team that makes a difference in the communities they serve. Open positions include project manager, project engineer, and engineering technician. See the job listings below or send us an email for more information

About Our Locations Click the location on the map to find out more

Asheville Office

55 Broad Street
Asheville, NC 28801

  • Largest city in Western North Carolina
  • Eclectic downtown with a vibrant arts scene and historic architecture
  • Thriving culinary and music scene
  • Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains with diverse outdoor adventures
  • Home to the University of North Carolina – Asheville

Pinehurst Office

5 Regional Circle, Suite A
Pinehurst, NC 28374

  • Centrally located in North Carolina
  • Rated one of the top three golf destinations in the world
  • Pedestrian-friendly village inspired by New England charm
  • Year-round cultural and arts activities
  • Rated safest city in North Carolina with excellent education and quality healthcare

Knoxville Office

3231 Middlebrook Pike
Knoxville, TN 37921

  • Located off 1-40 and 1-75, within a day’s drive of half the continental U.S.
  • Home of the University of Tennessee “Vols”
  • Gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park
  • Mountains, music, arts, culture, and cuisine
  • Walkable downtown with murals, historic sites, museums, and parks

Hickory Office

1240 19th Street Lane NW
Hickory, NC 28601

  • Situated between Charlotte and Asheville; located at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Large-city amenities, with a small-town charm and family-friendly atmosphere
  • Outdoor adventures on Lake Hickory, nearby mountains, and unique downtown shops
  • Featured on National Geographic Travel’s Best Small Cities for 2018
  • Rapidly growing economy with diversity from manufacturing and health care, to professional and retail

Boone Office

1013 State Farm Road
Boone, NC 28607

  • Located atop the Appalachian Mountains (elevation of 3,333 feet)
  • Home of Appalachian State University
  • Named after famous pioneer, Daniel Boone
  • Only miles from Grandfather Mountain
  • Named one of the best outdoor adventure destinations in the Southeast

Raleigh Office

5400 Trinity Road, Suite 107
Raleigh, NC 2760

  • A thriving metropolis with a sense of small-town charm
  • Beautiful green spaces, family-friendly museums, and a growing arts scene
  • Home to 11 universities, colleges, and numerous satellite campuses
  • Raleigh, the state capitol, is considered to be a national historic landmark
  • Location of one of the greatest technological research parks in all of the world

Virginia Office

Williamsburg, Virginia 23188

  • Home to Colonial Williamsburg
  • Second oldest college in the country, The College of William and Mary, is located here
  • Great restaurants and vibrant music scene
  • Access to hiking and biking trails, as well as fishing and boating

Smithfield Office

211 Tyler Drive
Smithfield, NC 27577

  • Located in the Research Triangle – 30 miles southeast of Raleigh
  • Activities include walking along the Mountains-to-Sea Trail
  • Home to the Ava Gardner Museum and the Johnston County Heritage Center
  • Annual Smithfield Ham and Yam Festival
  • Historic Downtown District

Shallotte Office

712 Village Road SW, Suite 103
Shallotte, NC 28470

  • Located in the fastest-growing county in North Carolina
  • Situated between Wilmington, North Carolina, and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
  • Coastal setting – immediate access to barrier islands and beaches
  • Championship golf courses
  • Low tax rates and high quality of life

Open Positions & Internships

Boone, North Carolina

There are no positions available at this time, but please check back frequently.

Shallotte, North Carolina

There are no positions available at this time, but please check back frequently.

Smithfield, North Carolina

There are no positions available at this time, but please check back frequently.

Williamsburg, Virginia

There are no positions available at this time, but please check back frequently.

McGill Spotlights

Hickory, NC downtown

Life in Hickory is Vibrant and Well Rounded

Hickory is a place for doers and makers who want to be part of a well-rounded community. It is away from the hustle and bustle of big-city life, but within close driving distance to places to visit like Boone, Asheville, Charlotte, and Winston-Salem. It has something for everyone; minor league baseball, walking and biking trails, lakefront and kayak access, ethnic grocery stores, amazing restaurants, farmers markets, and a charming downtown. Our Hickory office is home to several of our teams: water / wastewater, land planning and recreation, and civil engineering.

Elijah Wakefield Engineering Intern

McGill Celebrates our Newest Engineering Intern

Elijah Wakefield, Engineering Associate on McGill’s civil team, has been with the firm since 2017, when he began as an intern. He progressed to become an Engineering Associate and graduated from North Carolina State University in May of this year. Elijah has honed his skills by working alongside our experienced staff. Recently, he has pushed his career one step further by receiving his Engineering Intern (EI) certification. We celebrate Elijah’s latest achievements and look forward to seeing what he will do in the future. “I’m glad to have received my EI, as it is another step towards becoming a professional engineer,” Elijah explained on his latest success. Congratulations, Elijah!

We offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive Salaries
  • Health Insurance
  • Vision Coverage
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Medical Reimbursement Program
  • Flexible Spending Account (Health and Dependent Care)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Group Term Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan and Employer Match
  • Paid Holidays
  • Vacation Pay
  • Sick Pay
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Paid Professional Memberships
  • Paid Professional License Fees
  • Performance Bonus Program
  • Adoption Assistance Program
  • Company-Sponsored Social Events
  • Referral Bonus Program
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