Site / Civil Engineer

South Plainfield, New Jersey

Overview

The successful candidate will assist Project Engineers with a wide range of projects and tasks including, site design for industrial, energy, healthcare, education and government clients. Duties will include preparation of AutoCAD drawings, reports, and technical specification. Site design tasks will include site layout, site grading, storm sewer design, sanitary sewer design, water main design, project phasing, and other site design components. Candidate will also assist with performing onsite construction administration and construction observation services including reporting and monitoring contractor’s compliance with contract documents. This position  requires work primarily out of the South Plainfield, NJ office but may occasionally work out of the NYC office.

Responsibilities

  • B.S. in Civil Engineer required.
  • Experience with AutoCAD 2012 and AutoCAD Civil 3D.
  • 3-5 years of relevant site/civil engineering experience. EIT Certification preferred.
  • Familiar with Township ordinance codes and storm water management design manuals from various states.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communications as well as strong design skills.
  • Must be motivated and excited to grow with a small firm.



Experience

  • Ability to work with other engineers on multi-discipline teams
  • Ability to manage time and workload effectively which includes planning, organizing, and prioritizing with attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate effectively with managers, clients, and contractors
  • Interpersonal Skills – Focuses on solving conflict, not blaming; Maintains confidentiality; Listens to others without interrupting; Keeps emotions under control; Remains open to others’ ideas and tries new things.
  • Oral Communication – Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; Listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions; Demonstrates group presentation skills; Participates in meetings.
  • Written Communication – Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar; Varies writing style to meet needs; Able to read and interpret written information.
  • Must be able to use a desk phone and cell phone to communicate with clients


Preferences

  • M.S. in Civil Engineering a plus
  • Project management experience a plus


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