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Req Id : 1369 

Job Title : Civil Engineer - Winston Salem Location  

Business Unit Sector : COR-WATER-WATER AMERICAS 

Work Location : RGWINSTON 

Opportunity Type : Staff 

Relocation eligible : Yes 

Full time/Part time : Full-Time  

Contract Hire Only for this Project : No 

Job Family

Engineering

Job Code

0289

Job Grade

130

Salary Plan

ENG: Engineering

U.S. FLSA

Exempt

Job Summary

Black & Veatch is seeking an experienced Design Engineer to join our new office in Winston Salem. The Design Engineer will be responsible for civil discipline design, construction, and administration for municipal water and wastewater treatment facility projects. The Design Engineer will assist senior staff with the management of scope, budget and schedule and develop strong relationships with clients and contractors. This role will offer a wide variety of individual project assignments to develop technical knowledge and leadership skills. Some assignments may require occasional travel to other Black & Veatch offices.

Key Responsibilities

Engineering Standards:

  • Continues to learn, remains current and applies independent knowledge and interpretation about departmental design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and Black and Veatch policies and procedures relative to assigned tasks 

Quality/Continuous Improvement: 

  • Consistently and independently applies knowledge and complies with Black and Veatch quality program relative to assigned tasks 
  • May be responsible for ensuring compliance with Black and Veatch quality program
  • Provides guidance and direction to others from the same project and discipline 
  • Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts

Engineering Production: 

  • Prepares a variety of complex engineering deliverables 
  • Performs complex research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection  
  • Prepares complex engineering calculations following standard methods and principles 
  • Manages assigned budget, schedule, and quality requirements 
  • Plans and conducts independent evaluation, selection and adaptation of engineering techniques, procedures and criteria 
  • Reviews lower level engineering work or assignments 
  • Is responsible for one or more of the following: overseeing collection, assimilation, and management of data for engineering work; leading smaller production teams; and serving as the responsible charge for a project  

Project Coordination: 

  • Actively coordinates with all other internal/external team members on moderately complex projects 

Client Focus: 

  • Responsible for assisting with identification of key client interests and drivers on less complex projects 
  • Communicates client interests and drivers to project team members and develops approaches to accommodate these concerns in the performance of the work on less complex projects  
  • May provide support to business development or pursuit activities  

Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology: 

  • Recognized as a technical specialist by the division having in-depth knowledge of an engineering process and/or of technical aspects of an industry 
  • Designs a complete project of moderately complex scope within an assigned practice area(s)  

People Management - (supervision, career development, training, mentoring): 

  • Typically assists with performance management process, mentoring, recognition, and any corrective actions required 

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 5 years 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

PE in North Carolina

Competencies

Collaborates

Communicates effectively

Courage

Directs work

Instills trust

Interpersonal savvy

Organizational savvy

Customer focus

Decision quality

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Typical Office Environment

 

 

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Nearest Major Market: Salem
Nearest Secondary Market: Winston

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