Burns & McDonnell Staff Civil Engineer - Transmission & Distribution (Vancouver) in Vancouver, Washington
Burns & McDonnell is seeking a Civil Engineer for our Vancouver, WA office. The Civil Engineer will work within a multi-discipline team to develop efficient and reliable design of Substation and Transmission Facilities in accordance with applicable industry codes and standards. Responsibilities may include but not limited to:
Perform civil design of projects from the conceptual phase through design completion.
Modify and review production drawings for a variety of projects including, but not limited to: power plants, process facilities, industrial facilities, healthcare facilities, airports, educational institutions, commercial, and governmental and military facilities.
Design civil components for project needs and requirements that are set forth by the project managers.
Applies strong knowledge of commonly used civil engineering/design concepts, principles, practices, codes, and procedures within the civil engineering services industry.
Research and compile project related data as required by the project managers. Compiles studies and reports. Writes specifications.
Update drawings provided by senior engineers to verify corrections are made within multiple CAD related software.
Compiles information for client presentations, shop drawing review, and contract administration for the design of power, process, pipeline, industrial, healthcare, airports, educational institutions, commercial, and governmental and military facilities.
Performs field inspections, measurements or calculations for public and private clients.
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related degree from an ABET accredited program or Bachelor of Science in Civil or related Engineering Technology from an ABET accredited program and successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.
Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering may be substituted for 1 year experience.
3 years of civil engineering experience, consulting preferred.
Successful completion (i.e.passing) FE or EIT preferred.
Strong knowledge in standard civil engineering techniques and procedures.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment and demonstrated critical thinking skills.
Strong computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite)
Strong computer skills (e.g. AutoCAD, MicroStation, BIM (Revit), Civil 3D, PLS, PLS-CADD, RISA-3D, MathCADD), and/or hydraulic, hydrologic, pavement, civil analysis programs.
Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization and problem-solving skills.
Job Civil Engineering
Primary Location US-WA-Vancouver
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Req ID: 220413