Civil Highway Engineering Specialist - 1929

Transportation and Infrastructure Chicago, Illinois


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 STV  is  seeking a Civil Engineering Specialist with a minimum of 2 years experience for our Chicago, IL office to work on various highway design and construction projects. If you love being able to perform a mixture of office and field work then keep reading.

 Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Involvement with the planning and design of new and existing roadways, bridges, drainage and stormwater management, and utilities
  • Developing roadway geometry
  • Performing stormwater management calculations
  • Assisting with water and sewer utility design
  • Preparation of design plans and planning exhibits
  • Calculating quantities and preparing cost estimates
  • Technical writing for specifications and engineering reports
  • Possible involvement with our Construction Management team for construction inspection duties

 Required Skills:

  • Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience. Work experience after graduation should be with a public agency or private engineering consulting firm.
  • Knowledge of or experience with Microstation and/or AutoCAD.
  • Must be able to fulfill essential job functions in a consistent state of alertness and safe manner.

 Desired Skills:

  • Engineering Intern certification in Illinois or another state or ability to obtain within 6 months from date of employment.
  • Knowledge of three-dimensional modeling using GEOPAK, InRoads, and/or Civil 3D.
  • OSHA Construction Safety and Health certification.
  • Previous work experience (including internships or co-op) in civil or highway design.

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