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Assistant Civil Engineer

Company: Quad Knopf
Location: Merced
Posted on: November 15, 2022

Job Description:

Explore the exciting career possibilities a multi-disciplinary firm brings while working with a purposeful, goal oriented, close-knit team to improve the quality of life in communities throughout the Central Valley and beyond. QK has been a home for hundreds of people to build their careers over the past 50 years. Join our team of highly experienced, innovative professionals and start elevating your career today in a place built for professionals to flourish and find professional success while building lifelong relationships with our team and our clients.

  • Using prescribed methods, performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced civil engineer
  • Apply standard practices and techniques in specific situations, adjusts and correlates data, and recognizes discrepancies in results
  • Follow operations through a series of related detailed steps or processes
  • Assist in the preparation of improvement plans, specifications, supporting documents and permit applications for subdivisions,
    commercial developments, multi-family developments and public works projects
  • Assist in the preparation of calculations, such as storm drain, wastewater, water system, earthwork quantities, transportation,
    cost estimates, and other supporting documentation for public and private projects
  • Perform plan drafting using AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Convert limited verbal and written directions and guidance from a project manager into a finished product or document
  • Keep project managers and Team/Group leaders advised of all quality, schedule, and budget variances in a timely manner
  • Visit sites as needed
  • Conduct research as needed
  • Help prepare applications for funding, permits, and other planning documents
  • Other duties as assigned by more senior engineering professionals, Team/Group Leaders, Branch Managers or CAD Leaders

    • Working knowledge of AutoCAD, other CAD programs, and Microsoft Office suite
    • Ability to work well with others (as a team member) and alone
    • Possess verbal and written communication skills sufficient to work well with others to accomplish team goals
    • Visual acuity and manual dexterity
    • Ability to perform repetitive wrist and hand motions required
    • Ability to sit or stand for long periods and walk on uneven surfaces during site visit
    • A current driver's license and good driving record may be required if employee will be making field visits and/or meeting with clients outside the company's office
    • Graduate from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering or related field
    • Certification as an Engineer-in-Training (EIT)
    • Minimum three (3) months internship or other practical experience as a drafter or engineering technician preferred
    • Experience in drafting and plan production is required Benefits
      • Health, Vision, Dental Benefits
      • 401K (20% employer match)
      • PTO and more PI196345933

Keywords: Quad Knopf, Merced , Assistant Civil Engineer, Engineering , Merced, California

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