Stantec Junior Civil Engineer/Inspector in Burlington, Massachusetts

Your Opportunity

Whatever the distance, wherever the destination – our designs lead you there. Our Transportation group provides comprehensive planning, design, and engineering services for a wide array of roadway, bridge, and airport projects throughout New England. We are a trusted partner of state agencies and municipalities in helping advance projects from feasibility and concept development through design and construction. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Stantec’s Southern New England Transportation group has an immediate need for an up and coming Civil Engineer with an interest in roadway/highway design as well as Inspection and Clerk of the Works Services. The position is located in our Burlington, Massachusetts office.

This entry-level position is for an individual that understands Civil Engineering design fundamentals from education, internship, co-op, or other work experience. You will have an opportunity to workonsome of the most challenging and diverse transportation projects in the region. We are looking for Civil Engineers who have a positive attitude, are fast learners, and enjoy working in a team environment.

Your Duties

The successful candidates will join a growing team of transportation professionals and contribute to the highway design component of roadway and bridge projects throughout Massachusetts and New England. You will:

  • Use AutoCAD Civil 3D on a daily basis to support the design development process

  • Prepare design calculations and quantity take-offs for construction cost estimates.

  • Perform project research and analyze/present data in tabular or graphic format.

  • Contribute to engineering reports and technical studies.

  • Conduct field visits during the design development process.

  • Attend client, agency and public meetings to see the different phases of a project first-hand.

  • Receive training andmentorship.

  • Be a valued member of project teams.

Clerk of the Works services during the construction phase of a project including part time oversight/inspection services of various construction activities within the public right of way relating to municipal roadway and private development/subdivision projects. Such activities include, but are not necessarily limited to, the following tasks:

Field inspection/review services for civil/site work activities for conformance to approved plans and specifications. Specific duties include oversight of excavation; grading/subgrade preparation; placement of filter fabric and stone backfill operations; retaining walls; concrete headwalls; wetland replication areas/grading; installation of off-road structures including stormwater management facilities; related utility installations (i.e., sanitary gravity and force main sewer, drain, water, etc.) including inspection of trench excavation and backfill activities; and other related roadway work such as final grading; backfill and compaction; paving and curbing; cement concrete and asphalt sidewalk installations; pavement markings; signs and landscape preparations involving installation of trees, shrubs, loam and seed areas. Other duties include preparation of daily inspection reports for each field visit conducted and preparation of a final “punch-list” prior to Final Acceptance of the project. Construction experience, job site inspection and safety training certification is a plus.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • BS degree in Civil Engineering.

  • EIT minimum.

  • 1+ years experience from internships, co-ops or current position.

  • Demonstrated proficiency with AutoCAD Civil 3D.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills.

  • Use of internet and software tools to enhance efficiency.

  • Pro-active attitude, attention to detail, desire to learn, punctual, and organized.

  • Ability to work independently when required.

Please include a cover letter and resume with your application. A work sample and writing sample will be requested to follow.

Job ID 34557

# of Openings Remaining 1

Experience (Years) 1

Discipline Transportation Infrastructure Engineering