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Civil Designer/Engineering Technician-Power-Burlington

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Company: Black & Veatch

Req Id : 49001 

Job Title: Civil Designer/Engineering Technician

Location: Burlington, Virtual

Visa Sponsorship Available: No


Job Summary



Civil Designer/EngineeringTechnician will create and modify deliverables in support of Black & Veatch projects in the Global Transmission Group in Burlington, MA.  Will perform duties requiring intermediate knowledge and use of Civil 3D for creating and modifying deliverables relative to site development projects for underground and overhead transmission lines, and substations May assist with providing technical guidance to other Engineering Technicians. Skills:  AutoCAD, Microstation and Civil 3D. 

BV Global Power Business delivers conventional, renewable, sustainable, reliable and integrated power solutions to customers. We are an organization of highly skilled professionals delivering data-driven and strategic planning, consulting, engineering, construction, program management and combined EPC solutions. We are dedicated to innovation and staying up to date with technology advancements and have a desire to help our clients navigate changing demands and regulatory compliance while providing a cost-effective competitive advantage.

Civil Designer position can be located in Burlington, MA office or virtual with ability to commute to office location as needed. 


Key Responsibilities


  • Proactively applies knowledge of the Black and Veatch Quality Program relative to deliverables  
  • Demonstrates personal accuracy and supports continuous improvement and change management efforts 
  • Reviews design inputs in order to ensure consistency 
  • Assists to ensure deliverables are in compliance with the specific codes and standards suitable for the project  
  • Create and develop deliverables based on a variety of design inputs 
  • May develop design concepts and create project design deliverables based on a variety of design inputs  
  • May perform computations such as development of detailed material quantities and estimates  
  • Coordinate deliverables with other groups involved on the same project to minimize interference or errors  
  • May support field activities 
  • May be responsible for support of project finalization including for example consolidation of records for as-built drawings or information to take off as-built quantities  
  • Focus on the needs of internal clients while gaining an understanding of external client's main interests and drivers  
  • May provide work direction and guidance to others 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Diploma, Certificate or Associate Degree in Drafting or an Engineering Design Related Technology
  • Minimum of 3 years related work experience with AutoCAD, Microstation, Civil 3D 
  • Ability to use Computer Automated Drafting Design (CADD), information modeling or other applications or design or modeling skills and/or design principles and practices
  • Intermediate knowledge of engineering standards, systems, document control.
  • Intermediate industry knowledge and technology trends

Minimum Qualifications

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.

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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.


Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.


To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.


A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.


We are proud to be a 100 percent ESOP-owned company. As employee-owners, our professionals are empowered to drive not only their personal growth, but the company's long-term achievements - and they share in the financial rewards of the success through stock ownership.


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.


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Nearest Major Market: Boston

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