a culture of collaboration, creativity, and community.

CULTURE

MWM prizes a culture of collaboration, creativity, and community.  From our roots grounded in core principles of teamwork and civic engagement, to our present mode of camaraderie and mutual respect, our focus has always reflected the importance of balance, the harmony between work and play.

We help each other do our best work.  We offer support and encouragement to each other, and help each other through the difficult times.  We reward each other for personal and professional successes.  We also treat each other well, with regular celebrations and events like happy hours, birthday celebrations, and holiday gatherings, and we stick together. Each client becomes a part of our extended family as well, creating a valuable relationship as we endeavor to provide the most efficient and effective solutions to meet your needs. The high value that we place on creating and maintaining a diverse, employee culture, naturally leads to a high degree of satisfaction, and a high level of performance among our employees.  We know that attracting and retaining our wonderful staff is what continually allows us to reach the new pinnacles of success we are always striving for at MWM.

COMMUNITY

MWM’s commitment to community service is reflected in all the firm’s undertakings. Principals and employees are personally involved in giving back to the community through outreach programs, professional societies, chambers of commerce, political activities, school involvement, foundations, religious institutions, and charities. MWM strongly supports employee service by providing the financial resources and work schedule flexibility that are required for leadership and service positions. We take pride in building relationships with the surrounding area by working to preserve and improve it in meaningful ways. As evidenced below, MWM supports a variety of community activities. We continually work to better our community through dedicated and thoughtful efforts in service and giving.

OUR COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
OUR TEAM
President | CEO

President | CEO

Julia M. Harrod, P.E., F.NSPE

Principal | SVP

Principal | SVP

Eduardo O. Mendez, RPLS

Principal | VP

Principal | VP

Debbie S. Warner | Business Development

Operations

Operations

Brian Wells, P.E. | Associate

Infrastructure

Infrastructure

Tony Buonodono, P.E., PMP | Sr. Associate

Land Development

Land Development

Matt Rector, P.E.

Architecture

Architecture

W. Owen Harrod PhD, AIA , LEED AP BD+C

Landscape

Landscape

David Cazares, LEED AP

Field Engineering

Field Engineering

Imad Salem, P.E. | Sr. Associate

Permitting

Permitting

Mark Vaughan

Marketing

Marketing

Pete Warner

Accounting

Accounting

Agnes Der

JOIN OUR TEAM

Civil Land Development Project Engineer

You’re a professional on the path to licensure looking for the perfect firm to call home – a company committed to having a positive impact on the built environment while promoting the quality of life of its employees. You’re proficient in Revit and have practical experience in the preparation of working drawings and construction observation. You enjoy a challenge and want to work in a collaborative environment that supports your career objectives and rewards performance. You want the opportunity to see your work get built. MWM is looking for someone just like you!

MWM DesignGroup is an Austin-based, multi-discipline design firm providing comprehensive architectural services as well as civil engineering, landscape architecture, surveying, and jurisdictional consulting. We have built a reputation for excellence over our thirty-nine-year history. Our architecture team works on a variety of noteworthy projects for both private and public sector clients. Together, we design communities.

We are looking for an intern architect who is interested in both professional and personal development, who wants to help design sustainable projects that make a positive difference in our community.

You are looking for a position at a stable firm with a strong vision – but small enough for your creativity and hard work to make a big difference – MWM DesignGroup is the place.

Sound interesting?

Then we’d love to hear from you. If you:

  • Have a professional architectural degree and are working towards licensure
  • Have at least two years of real-world experience – including construction administration
  • Are proficient in current generation BIM and CAD software
  • Enjoy working collaboratively in a position with big-firm benefits 
  • Want to make a difference in our community

Send a one page resume and tailored cover letter telling us why you’re perfect for this opportunity to considerme@mwmdesigngroup.com Please put “Architectural Intern” in the subject of your email.

We are looking for an extraordinary BAEA (Bad Ass Executive Assistant) who can support our executive leadership team, as well as take pride and ownership of our office space.  The main initiatives of this position include:

  • Administrative support to CEO & Vice President
  • Confidentiality
  • Efficient office operations
  • Internal/External communications
  • Special Projects

This position is an integral part of our team and you will be able to make a real difference and contribute to the growth of our firm.

We want you to know your stuff! Anything from ordering/organizing office supplies, picking up lunch, scheduling travel, preparing presentations, writing correspondence, researching best options and dealing with vendors- all should be in your wheelhouse.

What we’re looking for in an Executive Assistant- 

Education: You have a college degree or 5-8 years of experience in lieu of degree

Experience: You have 3-5 years providing high level administrative deliverables in a small to medium office

A Team Player: You are an active member of the team and do your best to integrate into our corporate culture

Skills:

Soft

  • Detail-oriented – You thrive on efficiency
  • Preemptive + Proactive
  • Accountable – Strong task management skills
  • Responsible – You run a smooth and pleasant office
  • Collaborative – You like working with a multitude of people

Technical

  • Microsoft Outlook- Advanced/Expert
  • Microsoft Word- Advanced/Expert
  • Microsoft Excel- Advanced
  • Microsoft Power Point- Intermediate
  • Adobe Acrobat- Advanced

If you want a career with a stable, growing design firm in Austin, we invite you to send us your resume to considerme@mwmdesigngroup.com

Please put “Executive Assistant” in the subject of your email.

MWM DesignGroup is looking for an outstanding Civil Infrastructure Project Engineer!

We offer a variety of project and client types, with a focus on public entities. Recent and ongoing projects include utilities, storm water modeling and infrastructure, roadway, sidewalks/trails, and transit.

A few of the notable projects we’ve worked on include: US 183 Bergstrom Expressway, City of Bee Cave RR620 Trail, FM 2222 Expansion, City of Bastrop Downtown Streetscape and State Park Trail, Capital Metro Downtown Station,  City of Austin MLK Boulevard Transit Oriented Development Stormwater Improvements, and City of Cedar Park Sidewalk Gaps Phases 2 and 3, and Cottonwood Wastewater Interceptor.

MWM DesignGroup outcompetes larger companies with an expert and enthusiastic team. Our focus on fun and enjoying our work as well as our industry leading talent further enhance our work environment. We promote and thrive in a culture of helpfulness and mentorship. A career at MWM DesignGroup is a place where your work will make a difference and where we will help you get to that next level of professional accomplishment.

You’ll get mentoring from experienced engineers and will also collaborate with other internal disciplines including architects, landscape architects, surveyors, and permit expeditors. If you enjoy working in a team environment and want to expand your horizons – then come join us at MWM DesignGroup!

Qualifications:

  • Texas PE license
  • 1-2 years of experience as a PE
  • Experience with Civil 3D
  • Experience with Bentley StormCAD, HEC-HMS, and HEC-RAS
  • Desire to learn, excel, and work with others in a team-oriented culture

 

We invite you to send your resume to considerme@mwmdesigngroup.com Please put “Civil Infrastructure PE” in the subject of your email.

The main initiatives of this position include supporting the multiple accounting & financial related tasks:

  • Accounts Payable: review, enter, and mail. Track throughout the full approval process.
  • Enter in client payments
  • Credit Cards: review receipts, verify approvals, and enter transactions; monthly statement reconciliation
  • Assist in bank reconciliations
  • Assist in generating draft bills

This position will be an integral part of our firm’s financial operations and will require great attention to detail and intense level of accuracy.

What we’re looking for in an Accounting Assistant:  

Experience: You have 2-3 years of accounting experience working in a small to medium office.  A plus if you’ve worked in a paperless office.

Skills:

Soft

  • Culture Fit- Positive, Helpful, Engaged
  • Preemptive + Proactive – Understanding our entire financial processes and being able to identify potential errors or problems that might require more attention in the future
  • Accountable – Strong time management skills
  • Efficient  – Manage multiple tasks & deadlines while maintaining an high level of accuracy
  • Systemize – Detail oriented and highly organized
  • Responsible – Able to follow directions and work with little supervision
  • Reliable – Sustain an effective workflow and attendance

Technical

  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel- Advanced/Expert
  • Adobe Acrobat- Advanced
  • Deltek Vision Accounting Software experience a plus

If you want a part-time career with a stable, growing design firm in Austin, we invite you to send your resume to considerme@mwmdesigngroup.com.  Please put “Accounting Assistant” in the subject of your email.

Great opportunity to join a group of dedicated professionals and have a hand in getting important public projects built throughout the Central Texas Area.

MWM DesignGroup is looking for a Civil Engineering PE for our Land Development Group – you’ll get mentoring from experienced engineers in public site development, while also collaborating with other internal disciplines including architects, landscape architects, surveyors, and permit expeditors. If you enjoy working in a team environment and want to expand your horizons – then come join us at MWM DesignGroup!

We offer a variety of project and client types in both the private and public sector. Our projects include site development for parks/recreation, retail. office, schools, civic, transit, churches, and industrial facilities. We work directly with developers, owners, government entities, architectural firms as well as own internal team of architects to deliver these projects.

MWM DesignGroup outcompetes larger companies with an expert and enthusiastic team. Our focus on fun and enjoying our work as well as our industry leading talent further enhance our work environment. We promote and thrive in a culture of helpfulness and mentorship. A career at MWM DesignGroup is a place where your work will make a difference and where we will help you get to that next level of professional accomplishment.

Here’s what we’d like to see on your cover letter and resume:

  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience with land development engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related degree
  • Registered Texas Professional Engineer
  • Proficient: AutoCAD Civil 3D, StormCAD, HEC-HMS, PondPack, Microsoft Office and Project
  • Familiar with permitting process related to city, state, and federal regulations
  • Wide ranging knowledge of Temporary Traffic Control Planning, LEED/AEGB project certification, SWPPP, CLOMR/LOMR, , Structural Design (small retaining walls, etc.), Handicap Accessibility Design, Utility Design, H&H Modeling, Erosion/Sedimentation Control, Geometric Site Layout, Grading, and Stormwater Management (Detention and Water Quality)

If you want a career with a stable, growing design and surveying firm in Austin, we invite you to send your resume to considerme@mwmdesigngroup.com Please put “Civil Land Development PE” in the subject of your email.

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