Civil Engineer - Entry Level
Jacobs
Conshohocken, PA
Perform engineering duties in planning, designing, and overseeing construction and maintenance of building structures, and facilities, such as roads, railroads, airports, bridges, harbors, channels, dams, irrigation projects, pipelines, power plants, water and sewage systems, and waste disposal units.

Conceptualizes the initial civil design approach for major phases of large and small land/site development or transportation related projects, has the responsibility for own civil engineering work of aforementioned types of projects
Plans, schedules, and conducts own civil work under the supervision of a Senior Civil Engineer
Performs the design and monitors ongoing process of a project, including the coordination of the project with City, State, and County officials, and other outside agencies
Resolves a variety of complex problems (i.e. conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials, difficult coordination requirements)
Consults with supervisor on unusual problems and developments
Serves as a liaison between clients and agencies, subcontractors, and design teams
Prepare plans and technical specifications, contract documents and estimates
Participates in contract bidding and administration: observes project activity on site
Performs other duties assigned by a Senior or Lead Engineer or Project Manager

Qualifications

0-3 years of Civil Engineering and land development experience required
BS or MS in Civil Engineering from an accredited university is required
Excellent oral and written communication skills required
Proficiency in AutoCAD, Sketch-up, Civil 3D, Microstation, Inroads, AutoTurn and HAESTAD software stormCAD is a strong plus
EIT certificate is preferred
Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) preferred
Working toward successful completion of FE exam is preferred

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