Stantec Transportation Designer in Fargo, North Dakota

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Your Opportunity

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.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

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

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Oct 22, 2018, 10:36:23 AM

Req ID: 1800028P