Design Engineer - Transportation
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ENR 2017 California's Design Firm of the Year
BKF has an immediate opening for an entry-level civil engineer with strong technical abilities, experienced in land development project design and able to work with a team of engineers on small and large projects. Must have AutoCAD Civil 3D experience!
Assignments may consist of geometric calculations and plotting (cross-sections, profiles, etc.), routine hydraulics calculations, site grading calculations and plotting, computer and CAD systems usage, and research/data collection from public agencies.
EITs will receive training in surveying and civil engineering technology and methods to prepare for the PE Exam. This is an opportunity for a young person seeking a variety of work tasks including calculations, CAD design, construction observation, public agency interaction and contractor relations. We will train the right person in the specifics; however, the successful candidate must possess all the characteristics described, plus unbridled enthusiasm the engineering profession.
B.S. Civil Engineering or related field from an ABET accredited curriculum or equivalent plus appropriate continuing education. EIT and LEED AP preferred. Looking for someone with 1-3 years’ experience after graduation. Must have strong communication skills and be team-oriented.
BKF offers an excellent compensation and benefits package that includes; competitive salaries, bonuses, profit sharing, pension plans, and 401k, as well as, premium medical, dental, and vision plans. BKF also offers life insurance, long-term disability, gym reimbursement, flexible schedules, free coffee, tea, fruit, bagels and oatmeal. Company sponsored sports teams and clubs. Annual Company Picnic at Six Flags with free admission for employees and their families, Holiday Casino Party Luncheon and Holiday Dinner Celebration. Employees also have access to BKF’s corporate condo in Lake Tahoe!
What makes BKF a great choice?
- ENR 2017 California's Design Firm of the Year
- BKF is on the "Top 100 Hottest firms" list
- "Top Work Place” 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 by the Bay Area News Group
- ZweigWhite "2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 Best Firms To Work For" Top 100 in the U.S.
- "Best Firm to Work for North Bay" North Bay Business Journal, 8 years in a row
- The chance to work on iconic Bay Area projects
- Competitive salary and performance bonuses
- Professional development training
- Company funded retirement plan
- Comprehensive benefits package
BKF Engineers provides engineering, surveying, and land planning services for architects, commercial and residential developers, colleges and universities, cities and counties, governmental agencies, hotels, health care facilities, and large corporations. Headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1915, the firm has 13 California offices employing 400+ staff. Our project experience includes corporate headquarters, office buildings, healthcare facilities, sports facilities, hotels and resorts, justice, public buildings, multi-family housing, educational facilities, retail, industrial, parking, highways, roadways, bridges, and light/heavy rail transit projects.
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