Engineering - Civil Engineer 3-5 Years Exp.

  • Office Location Special Projects – Seattle, WA
  • Post Date 2021-09-27
  • Team Special Projects - Seattle
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Engineering - Civil Engineer 3-5 Years Exp.

Civil Engineer –KPFF’s Special Projects Group is seeking a full-time CIVIL ENGINEER with 3-5 years experience in our Seattle office.

Key Responsibilities (or) Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Produce design and construction drawings incorporating information from project lead, research data, and consultants for various projects including land development grading, utility, drainage, paving plans, etc.
  • Construction support cost estimating, geotechnical coordination
  • Research materials and assemblies for design and construction drawings
  • Conduct site visits and assists with documenting findings
  • Interface and coordinate with clients
  • Perform analysis of Storm, water, and sewer systems
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with a team of engineers
  • Willingness to work on a variety of projects
  • Ability to work dynamically with clients and project team members

Example of Projects:

  • Ports
  • Dredging, Environmental Cleanup, and Marine Habitat Mitigation sites
  • Industrial Site Developments
  • Ferry Terminals
  • Shipyards
  • Industrial Stormwater Treatment
  • Fisheries Engineering
  • Cruise Terminals
  • Small Boat Harbors and Marinas
  • Railway Infrastructure
  • Airports and Fixed Base Operator Developments
  • Design-Build Transportation Infrastructure

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of civil design experience
  • B.S. in Civil Engineering
  • Advanced AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • ArcGIS, MicroStation, and other engineering design software proficiency is a plus
  • Proficient in MS Word, Outlook, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Strong knowledge of construction means, methods, and techniques
  • Ability to prepare civil engineering documents for projects
  • Ability to read redlines and modify drawings accurately
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Design experience related to civil infrastructure is required. Additional experience on waterfront and industrial site infrastructure is desirable

BENEFITS / COMPENSATION

Benefits include medical, dental (option), life insurance, short-and long-term disability insurance, paid holidays, vacation and sick time, a subsidized ORCA bus/rail pass (Seattle office, access to light rail within building), and paid jury duty. We also provide an excellent 401K retirement savings plan with employer contributions. Additionally, KPFF provides a bonus program for its employees based upon the profitability of their Reporting Center and contributions of the employee to its success.

ABOUT US

KPFF’s Special Projects Group has an opening for a civil engineer in our Seattle office. We are a team of 14 individuals seeking a highly motivated person with a passion for engineering excellence. This position will provide the opportunity to work for a variety of public and private clients on all types of projects through planning, design, permitting, and construction. Our work leans toward heavy civil, design-build transportation, structural, industrial, and waterfront infrastructure throughout the US with a focus on the West Coast and Pacific Northwest regions. We frequently function as the prime consultants and are tasked with solving unusual, multi-discipline challenges that require an innovative and team-oriented approach.

  • Minimum Experience 3-5 yrs Experience
  • Minimum Education Bachelor's Degree
  • Discipline/Specialty Civil Engineering
  • Job Type Permanent
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