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Construction Engineer - EIT

Company: Stantec
Location: Saint Paul
Posted on: May 27, 2023

Job Description:

Construction Engineer - EIT - ( 220001C0 )
Strong communities don't just happen-they're built. They're creatively imagined, collaboratively planned, and readied to face tomorrow with optimism. We're driving the future of Community Development. Our experts lead their fields, collaborating on projects that are as technically challenging as they are impactful, creative, and fulfilling. We're a place where you can apply your passion-and find endless opportunities to help make communities more equitable, resilient, and livable.
Your Opportunity
The role of a Construction Manager/Civil Engineer in Training is to work on smaller projects, and as a team member of a larger project under the close guidance and supervision of a senior engineer/designer. You should be able to evaluate, select, specify, and engineer systems or products for a project. You will perform a variety of tasks including calculations and field work.
As a Construction Manager/Civil Engineer in Training, you will assist more senior engineers/designers by performing the routine aspects of civil engineering assignments and may also assist in the analysis of proposed projects.
Your Key Responsibilities

  • Observe, review, coordinate, plan, and implement construction projects.

  • Monitor the progress of construction activities while communicating updates and recommendations.

  • Evaluate plans and design specifications.

  • Reviews change orders and field orders.

  • Manage deadlines, prioritize assignments, prepare final documentation, and coordinate resources for permits and licenses.

  • Train and mentor junior staff.

  • Attend project coordination meetings with internal team members and/or external consultants.

  • Supports project team in design documentation, plans, and reports for relevant project design elements.

  • Perform field work including site evaluations, surveying, construction oversight and inspection.

  • Development of three-dimensional models of civil systems.

  • Prepares and revises documentation in various project phases including site plans, utility plans, roadway layouts, stormwater systems and other construction components as part of a Civil Engineering Project.

  • Assists in development plan reviews for development applications submitted to the city by comparing development design components to community standards.

  • Assists in the review of shop drawings and submittals, responds to request for information, prepares site observation reports, and performs other contract administration tasks.

  • Assists with the development of job specific discipline specifications.

  • Assists in the evaluation and selection of civil systems and materials.

  • Participates in value engineering and basic cost estimating.

  • Performs calculations to analyze and design civil system components using company standard software and proprietary manufacturer software.

    Your Capabilities and Credentials

    • Proficiency in Autodesk Civil 3D, Microsoft Office Suite, Civil3D, GIS or other technical software preferred.

    • Competent in knowledge of local, state and federal building codes, construction principles, techniques and procedures, occupational hazards and safety precautions.

    • Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting which may include contractor, project team, and clients, and to engage in creative and critical thought and resolve conflict situations.

    • Takes initiative on tasks and in coordinating with other members of the project team, obtaining and sharing necessary information.

    • Strong organizational skills and understanding of task assignment and schedule.

    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

    • Recognizes when technical problems are developing and initiates appropriate corrective actions using sound professional judgment, creativity, and innovation.

    • Competent knowledge of critical path method scheduling.

    • Basic knowledge of civil systems means and methods, materials, and industry standards.

    • Basic understanding of all phases of engineering document production and the relationship between drawings and specifications.

    • Strong time management skills to meet project budget and schedule with accuracy and completeness.

    • Ability to interpret sketches, drawings, and other similar material.

    • Developing ability to effectively discuss project issues with clients and reviewing agencies.

    • Must have a valid driver's license, clear driving record, and ability to travel to other offices and project sites, including overnight stays, when needed.

      Education and Experience
      Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Construction Management or Engineering and EIT. Minimum of 2-3 years of experience. Working toward licensure.
      Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. May require the ability to lift approximately 50 lbs. and do repetitive work such as lifting, bending and standing for long periods.
      This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
      Benefits Summary: Full-time and part-time employees have access to medical, dental, and vision plans, a wellness program, health saving accounts, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase program, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage and paid family leave. Employees will receive ten paid holidays in each calendar year. In addition, employees will be eligible to accrue vacation between 10 and 20 days per year and eligible for paid sick leave (and if more generous, in accordance with state and local law).
      Temporary employees have access to 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, and paid leave, in accordance with state and local law.
      Primary Location : United States-Minnesota-Plymouth
      Other Locations : United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis, United States-Minnesota-Saint Cloud, United States-Minnesota-Rochester, United States-Minnesota-Little Canada, United States-Minnesota-Woodbury, United States-Minnesota, United States-Minnesota-Plymouth
      Organization : BC-1938 CommDev-US North Central
      Employee Status : Regular
      Job Level : Individual Contributor
      Travel : No
      Schedule : Full-time
      Job Posting : Jan 12, 2023, 2:04:35 AM
      Req ID: 220001C0
      Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans

Keywords: Stantec, St. Paul , Construction Engineer - EIT, Professions , Saint Paul, Minnesota

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