Engineer I - Land Development
PAPE-DAWSON ENGINEERS
Fort Worth, TX

About $64,000 - $90,000 a year

EducationSkills
Overview
Under the guidance of a licensed engineer (P.E.) and as a member of a project team, this position will design infrastructure for residential and/or commercial land development projects.

Responsibilities
Assist a Project Manager in the production of project plans, specifications and cost estimates
Develop feasible design alternatives and compare significant parameters such as typical sections, horizontal and vertical alignments, right-of-way requirements and cost
Identify and analyze the principle design features and major design alternatives that satisfy the project’s purpose and need
Use computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering and design documents
Prepare written technical reports and engineering studies using approved company format
Direct production work of engineering technicians
Qualifications
Bachelor of Science degree in civil or agricultural engineering from an ABET accredited college or university
Previous experience in civil residential design through internships is preferred; not required
Familiar with engineering principles, techniques, and procedures
Experience using computer aided design techniques
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, clients, and public agencies
Flexibility in managing job tasks as deadlines and priorities change
Working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D and MS Word and MS Excel
Effective communication skills, both oral and written
Must be able to work Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm with occasional overtime
Must be reliable and dependable