Civil Engineer-in-Training - Rural Water
Grand Forks, ND

About $65,000 - $90,000 a year

Job Description:
Advanced Engineering and Environmental Services, Inc. (AE2S) is an award-winning, specialized civil/environmental consulting engineering firm that provides professional services and a unique brand of extreme client service. Our work environment is consistently recognized both locally and nationally for our great culture and values, proven recognition programs, and social atmosphere.

Great Culture and Spirit where Creativity is Fostered
Significant Opportunities to Grow and Advance
100-percent Employee Owned
Core Values which Speak to the Heart of AE2S and its Employees
Large, Diverse, and Challenging Projects with the Latest Technology
Family-Friendly with Flexibility and Work-Life Balance

AE2S offers more than just competitive compensation and a best-in-class insurance package to our employees and families; our benefit plan is one of the richest plans currently in the marketplace today!

100-percent paid Family Health Insurance
100-percent paid Employee Dental and Vision Insurance
Discretionary Bonus Plan
Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
Matching 401(k) Contributions with Discretionary Profit Sharing Contributions
Paid Time Off (PTO) Credits for Past Experience
Wellness Program


Successful candidates will work under the direct supervision of project management and design engineers and will have the opportunity to develop skills in report preparation, design, plans and specifications, construction observation, and construction administration, with an emphasis on personal/career development.


Assist Project Manager with the development and preparation of plans, specifications, and cost estimates.

Assist project managers in design and construction of pipelines, storage tanks, pump stations, treatment systems for rural water, and related municipal facilities.

Perform construction observation and administration on water and municipal related projects.

Assist professional surveyors with field work on crews performing data gathering for designs or construction staking.

Assist in preparation of technical reports.

Maintain project and company tracking information.

Job Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related field.

Fundamentals in Engineering certified or ability to obtain in 6-months.

Strong written and oral communication skills.

AutoCAD or Civil 3D experience.

ArcGIS or ArcGIS Pro experience.

Excellent time management skills.

Strong organizational skills.


Ability to travel and work remote as required.


1-5 years’ experience on water, wastewater, industrial, or rural water projects

Understanding of project life cycle.

Understanding of project management.

Experience with writing of project specifications.

Experience in successful total project cost estimating.


Ability to work in adverse weather conditions

Ability to walk up to 3-miles on uneven terrain

Ability to stand or sit for prolonged periods of time

Occasionally climb, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch, reach, and twist

Occasionally lift, carry, push, and pull light to moderate amounts of weight

May require lifting and carrying up to 20 pounds, with rare lifting of up to 50 pounds

Ability to inspect equipment, structures, or materials to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects.

May be required to wear Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) including but not limited to, flame resistant clothing, hard hat, and protective footwear

May require occasional evenings and weekends with overtime expectations varying with workload

May be required to travel to off-site locations including occasional overnight stays out of town

AE2S is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer