Stantec Transportation Designer in Fargo, North Dakota
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The role of a Transportation Designer/Engineer-in-Training is to work on smaller projects, and as a team member of a larger project under the close guidance and supervision of a senior engineer/designer. You should be able to evaluate, select, specify, and engineer systems or products for a project. You will perform a variety of tasks which may include calculations and field work.
As a Transportation Designer/Engineer-in-Training, you will assist more senior engineers/designers by performing the routine aspects of civil engineering assignments, and may also assist in the analysis of proposed projects.
Your Key Responsibilities
Provide design on roadway design projects for state DOT’s, counties and cities
Prepare Roadway Geometric Layouts and Final Design Construction Plans
Perform CADD design of roadways incorporating NDDOT, SDDOT and MnDOT practices and procedures
Perform CADD design in Microstation/Geopak and /or AutoCAD Civil 3D as it relates to roadway design
Prepare transportation related reports including design memos and feasibility reports
Prepare project cost estimates
Prepare project specifications
Perform field construction inspection services
Perform field assistance for survey crews
Perform basic traffic analysis
Complete tasks within budget and deadline
Develop positive relationships with co-workers, clients, citizens, regulatory agencies and contractors through tactful and effective communication
Must have a good driving record and valid Driver's License
Prior to employment with Stantec, this position will require the successful passing of a drug screen
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Basic understanding of general concepts of relevant areas of civil engineering design
Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought
Understanding of civil engineering concepts and ability to effectively communicate ideas to others
Ability to interpret sketches, drawings, plans and other similar material
Requires understanding of Microsoft Office Suite, basic AutoCAD Civil 3D, Microstation, and Geopak
Developing cooperative skills in working efficiently within a team
Strong written and verbal communication skills and attention to detail
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering
EIT or able to acquire within six months preferred
Minimum of 0-3 years of experience in preliminary roadway design and final roadway design
Field construction experience is also desired but not required
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
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Job: Civil Engineer - EIT
Primary Location: United States-North Dakota-Bismarck
Other Locations: United States-North Dakota-Fargo
Organization: BC-1938 Community Development-US Minnesota
Employee Status: Regular
Job Level: Entry Level
Job Posting: Oct 22, 2018, 10:36:23 AM
Req ID: 1800028P