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Civil Engineer 2 - Water - Arlington, VA

Date:  Jan 24, 2023
Location: 

Arlington, VA, US

Company:  Black & Veatch Family of Companies

 

At Black & Veatch, our employee-owners go beyond the project. For over a century, we have been breaking down social, economic and geographic barriers by making life's critical resources accessible to all. Working with us, you will help provide critical expertise as we, along with our valued clients, deliver solutions that positively impact communities around the world. Our professionals are our greatest asset, and we believe nothing is more important than the health, happiness and professional growth of our employee-owners. With a focus on flexible work-life balance options, an expanding and diverse workforce, and limitless career growth opportunities, we will give you our best to help you give us your best, and together we can build a world of difference. 

 

Req Id : 80844 

Opportunity Type : Staff 

Relocation eligible : Yes 

Full time/Part time : Full-Time  

Contract Hire Only for this Project : No 

Job Summary

We are looking for a talented Civil Engineer to join our thriving team! This Civil Engineer will focus on the delivery of projects and will assist in the design, construction, and project management of a wide variety of projects comprising small- and large-scale water and wastewater infrastructure projects and civil site development. With minimal supervision, applies advanced engineering techniques and analyses for problems and methods. 

The core requirements for this role are strong technical capabilities covering all aspects of design specifically wastewater infrastructure design. Individual will have hands-on involvement in preparing reports or technical memos, studies, designs, cost estimates, specifications, and contract documents. Participation in scheduling, budgeting, and contract administration for infrastructure projects is also part of the role, including involvement in business development and preparation of proposals. Individual will have significant interaction with clients, contractors, and sub-consultants. This position brings with it the potential for excellent career growth!

Under close supervision, performs engineering functions requiring knowledge and experience in engineering principles. This level builds on experience gained as Engineer1 by either obtaining more depth in specific subject area with the expectation that assignments are larger and more complex, or by gaining experience in more subject areas.

Key Responsibilities

Engineering Standards:

  • Continues to learn and remains current on departmental design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and Black and Veatch policies and procedures 
  • Applies to assigned tasks as appropriate  

Quality/Continuous Improvement: 

  • Continues developing knowledge and complies with Black and Veatch quality program relative to assigned tasks  
  • Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts  

Engineering Production: 

  • Prepares and verifies less complex engineering deliverables 
  • Performs research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection 
  • Collects, assimilates, and manages data for engineering work 
  • Prepares engineering calculations following standard methods and principles 
  • Understands and adheres to budget, schedule, and quality requirements 

Project Coordination: 

  • Seeks out supervisor or project leadership to share information and gain guidance with respect to details of design and interdisciplinary coordination 
  • Coordinates with others as assigned by supervisor or project leadership  

Client Focus: 

  • Focuses on the needs of internal clients (project team leadership) while attempting to gain basic understanding of external client's main interests and drivers  
  • May provide support to business development or pursuit activities  

Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology: 

  • Shares current knowledge of latest technology and processes 

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Management Responsibilities

Individual Contributor

Preferred Qualifications

  • Learning on the Fly
  • Problem Solving
  • Intellectual Horsepower
  • Written Communications
  • Drive For Results
  • Informing
  • Listening
  • Dealing with Ambiguity 
  • Basic knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline 

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Minimum of 1 year related work experience All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Certifications

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Typical office/home office environment. Physical Demands: Sitting, talking, grasping, hearing, keyboard input, driving, seeing, writing, reaching, stooping, crouching, walking, standing for extended periods of time.  May require travel to local and regional client sites.

Competencies

Decision quality

Salary Plan

ENG: Engineering

Job Grade

128

Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.

 

Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy. We offer professionals an array of health and welfare benefits that vary based on their geographic region and employment status. This may include health, life accident and disability insurances, paid time off, financial programs and more. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.

 

By valuing diverse voices and perspectives, we cultivate an authentically inclusive environment for professionals and are able to provide innovative and effective solutions for clients.


Nearest Major Market: Arlington Virginia
Nearest Secondary Market: Washington DC

Job Segment: Civil Engineer, Construction, Wastewater, Water Treatment, Engineer, Engineering

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