Civil Engineer, Entry Level (Jan. 2020 Start)
K Friese + Associates
Austin, TX

About $53,000 - $70,000 a year

We are looking for someone to join our team as an Entry Level Civil Engineer to perform design activities on public transportation, drainage, water and wastewater projects in Texas. Working under the supervision of senior staff, the selected individual will perform civil engineering design calculations, detailing and plan set production on real projects.

Responsibilities will include producing quality designs and plans, and interpreting plans from other engineering related disciplines (survey, utility, etc.). In return, you will work with great clients, be paid a competitive salary, and be welcomed into our team from day one.

You are more than smart – as a teammate that is driven to be a true contributor, as a professional committed to excellence and growth, and as a person who values integrity, respect, and communication. You are looking for a firm that is large enough to win complex, extensive projects, yet small enough to provide the coaching, exposure to a variety of work, and authentic culture you desire. You’re interested in making a difference which is why you are seeking a firm that only does public sector projects, ensuring your work has a positive impact on the communities in which we live.

Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
Entry level to 2 years of experience in civil engineering design and plan production
Working knowledge of either AutoCAD or MicroStation CAD platforms. GEOPAK and HEC-RAS experience a plus
Possess EIT certification or the ability to take the Fundamentals of Engineering exam within six months of hire
Ability to work independently at times and as part of a multidisciplinary team
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Professional traits to include ability to use resources efficiently and effectively, take initiative and be highly motivated, work with a diverse group of engineers and technicians, adhere to a schedule, and demonstrate a good work ethic.
The successful candidate must have a desire to grow professionally in a small company environment and continue to grow our firm through our reputation for providing excellent consulting engineering services.

Preferred Qualifications:
Previous Civil Engineering Internship
KFA is a rapidly growing, woman-owned civil engineering consulting firm that focuses exclusively on serving public sector clients. With offices in Austin, Round Rock and San Antonio, Texas; we provide opportunities in the fields of water, wastewater, transportation, storm water and planning. Our team is driven by challenging and sophisticated work that helps them stretch and expand their capabilities. At KFA, we foster an environment that stresses teamwork, collaborative thought and high-quality, client-centered solutions. Our professionals are dedicated to our client’s vision and understanding their real challenges through a partnership.

KFA offers its employees a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical, prescription, dental, vision, company paid life insurance and long-term and short-term disability insurance; 401(k) retirement plan with employer match; holidays; and paid time off. We also offer additional perks including alternative work week schedules. Pay will be commensurate with experience. KFA is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply, qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume using the form below or email