Company: Amec Foster Wheeler
Skills: Civil Engineering
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Location: Westerville, OH, US
Status: Active

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Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is seeking a junior level (3 years+) Civil 3D Design CAD Technician / Engineer candidate with computer aided design (CAD) capabilities and meaningful experience in earthwork and infrastructure design to support our growing Civil / Site Development / Design practice.


Primary focus for project work will be to prepare design, permitting, and construction drawings for various infrastructure and solid waste projects.  These include, but are not limited to, site civil including site grading and drainage, utility design, and familiarity with national and local codes and requirements, roadway design, storm water structures e.g., ponds, impoundments, dams, etc. and swales, ditches and diversion channels.  Project work will include site grading, volumetric calculations, cost estimating and report writing.


Key Responsibilities

  • Work within multidiscipline design teams on wide variety of civil and civil / environmental projects including site development, infrastructure, landfills, stream restoration, soil and groundwater remediation
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience preparing design / construction drawings using of Autodesk AutoCAD® Civil 3D®
  • Develop surface models and earthwork quantities with AutoCAD® Civil3D®
  • Adhere to discipline-specific CAD standards
  • Grading plans, drainage design and storm water modeling
  • Erosion and sediment control and storm water permitting
  • Prepare engineering design calculations and design reports
  • Prepare project permitting documents for local, state and federal permits
  • Convey results and findings by means of oral discussions, graphic-based presentations and project documentation
  • Design or redesign complex layouts and drawings from general written or verbal specifications from project team
  • Work with project team to investigate and resolve problems with existing designs and make corrections to the drawings as requested by the senior staff
  • Interact with coworkers, clients and prospective clients while conducting work in a professional and ethical manner

Skills / Qualifications

  • BS degree in civil engineering, environmental engineering or related field
  • 3+ years civil / environmental design experience preferred
  • Ability to prepare design engineering calculations, reports, specifications and drawings
  • AutoCAD® Civil3D® knowledge, experience and proficiency
  • Proven ability to read and understand both 2D and 3D drawings
  • Ability to read, comprehend, prepare construction drawings and technical specifications
  • Knowledge of materials of construction and developing construction details
  • Excellent communication, both verbal and written and organizational abilities
  • Willingness to accept responsibility and additional support tasks
  • Strong dedication to maintaining a safe work environment and promoting company safety culture
  • Engineering In Training (EIT) certificate
  • PE registration or ability to obtain within 4 years
  • 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER Training is a plus
  • Knowledge or understanding the principals of surveying is a plus
  • Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours, if / as required
  • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites
  • Approximately 20 percent overnight travel
  • Valid driver’s license and insurable driving record
  • Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

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