Senior Civil Engineer

Oakland, California
26 Oct 2016
27 Jan 2017
BI 00012Y
Contract Type
Full Time
The Buildings & Infrastructure (B&I) Line of Business is a global network of approximately 11,500 employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Position Summary

Senior Level Engineer, responsible for project and/or task management for civil engineering projects; the quality of civil/ structural engineering work performed, client service, utilization of junior staff, and new project pursuits. Such projects include but are not limited to transportation, public works, and land/site development. This position is located in our Oakland, CA office.

• Minimum 7-10 years of relevant experience required

• BS or MS degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering from an ABET accredited university required

• Proficient with AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or Microstation InRoads software

• EIT required, PE strongly preferred

• Plans and conducts work requiring independent evaluation, selection and substantial adaptation/ modification of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria.

• Independently resolves complex engineering problems.

• Conceptualizes the initial civil design approach for major phases of large land/site development, related projects, or has overall responsibility for the civil engineering work on an aforementioned type project of a larger scope.

• Plans, schedules, conduct or coordinate civil engineering work.

• Reviews plans and prepares or reviews technical specifications, contract documents, and estimates.

• Participates in contract bidding and administration; observes project action on site.

• Leads, coordinates and reviews the work of less experienced engineers and/or technical support personnel assigned to the project.

• Performs other duties assigned by a Senior or Lead Engineer or Project Manager.

• Excellent technical/report writing skills required

US Citizenship is required

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