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Stantec Civil Engineer (Fargo, ND) in Rochester, Minnesota

Civil Engineer (Fargo, ND) - ( 210001L6 )


Our solid waste group provides a wide range of professional consulting services to municipal, industrial, and commercial clients. We are currently assisting our clients on a variety of solid waste projects ranging from waste management planning and permitting to design, engineering and decommissioning of waste management facilities (landfills, recycling facilities, transfer stations) and resource recovery endeavors (organic waste management, material recovery facility including compost and waste to energy operations). Our experts lead their fields and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large.

Your Opportunity

We are currently looking for a mid-level engineering professional to join our multidisciplinary team in Fargo, ND. This position will offer the right person opportunities to work on a broad range projects, primarily related to solid waste management and associated infrastructure. Water, municipal, community development, and environment/natural resources related projects are also potential opportunities within this location. This position will work as a team member on larger project teams working closely with a senior engineer/project manager and may also be charged as the team lead on smaller projects, serving as the project manager and/or certifying engineer.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Work with multidisciplinary teams to undertake solid waste management infrastructure projects related to their planning, design and engineering.

  • Manage and lead technical work depending on scope/size of project.

  • Assist/prepare technical reports, concept designs, construction specifications, construction drawings, bidding documents, and permit applications for approvals.

  • Liaise with clients and sub-consultants and ensure that the project’s/client’s needs are met in a timely and effective manner.

  • Attends project coordination meetings with internal team members and/or external consultants.

  • Participates in value engineering and basic cost estimating.

  • Prepare and revise documentation in various project phases including site plans, utility plans, roadway layouts, stormwater systems and other construction components as part of a Civil Engineering Project.

  • Professional engineering design through sketches, electronic models, diagrams, and other visual formats.

  • Quality Assurance and Quality Control.

  • Assists in the review of shop drawings and submittals, responds to request for information, prepares site observation reports, and performs other contract administration tasks.

  • Assist with proposal development.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Understanding of all phases of engineering document production and the relationship between drawings and specifications.

  • Recognizes when technical problems are developing and initiates appropriate corrective actions using sound professional judgment, creativity, and innovation.

  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills with attention to detail; time management skills.

  • Excellent client relation skills and be able to coordinate effectively with team members.

  • Proficiency in Autodesk Civil 3D and Microsoft Office Suite, as well as relevant software programs which may include Civil3D, GIS or other technical software.. Familiarity with HELP modeling, and HydroCAD software will be an asset.

  • Experience and working knowledge in BlueBeam Revu, preferred.

  • Knowledge of applicable waste management legislation including environmental assessment requirements and the approvals application process, preferred.

  • Valid driver's license

  • Ability to travel as needed for team meetings, client consultations, on-site inspections, business development activities, etc. Travel for multiple days (overnight travel) on occasion for meetings and to support project teams in other offices and for construction observation may be required.

  • Ability to lift approximately 50 lbs. and do repetitive work such as lifting, bending and standing for long periods.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil, Geotechnical, or Environmental Engineering, from an accredited university

  • Professional Engineer (PE) license, or ability to obtain

  • Minimum of 6-7 years of progressive civil engineering design experience

  • Emphasis in solid waste management, environmental compliance, or industrial by products, preferred.

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. #wenck

Primary Location : United States-North Dakota-Fargo

Other Locations : United States-North Dakota-Bismarck, United States, United States-Minnesota-Saint Cloud, United States-Minnesota-Golden Valley, United States-Minnesota-Woodbury, United States-Minnesota, United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis, United States-North Dakota-Fargo, United States-Minnesota-Little Canada, United States-North Dakota, United States-Minnesota-Rochester, United States-Minnesota-Maple Plain

Job : Civil Engineer

Organization : BC-2277 Environmental Services-US North Central

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jun 29, 2021, 9:57:39 AM

Req ID: 210001L6

Vaccine Policy: Beginning December 8, 2021, Stantec requires North America employees in many positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 except those for whom a reasonable accommodation has been granted because a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, as required by law.

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