Civil Design Engineer

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NTH Consultants, Ltd.
MI, United States

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Civil Design Engineer


Northville, MI 

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Job Description:

Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering, or related degree, from a 4-year accredited college or university.  Master’s Degree preferred.
  • Successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering exam or EIT required.
  • Professional Registration or ability to attain Professional Registration in the State of Michigan within 24 months preferred.
Technical Experience
  • 3 – 5 years of demonstrated site development experience including site layout, grading, sewer and other utility design, permitting, budgeting, jurisdictional agency interaction, and other related project activities.
  • Ability to support a multi-disciplinary team on projects with minimal oversight.
  • Advanced Civil 3D and AutoCAD experience preferred. Infrastructure Suite experience a plus.
  • Hydrologic and Hydraulic Modeling software experience, including proficient use with HEC-HMS, SWMM, Storm and Sanitary Analysis or others a plus.
  • Understand, read, and prepare design drawings and specifications.
Key Job Elements
In this role you will:
  • Prepare and review contract documents, designs and specifications for civil projects.
  • Prepare technical proposals, cost estimates, plans, technical specifications, and reports, including day to day correspondence.
  • Work on construction sites, performing review activities.
  • Assess feasibility and soundness of proposed site civil and development features.
  • Prepare site design calculations and lead effort of project team.
  • Perform a variety of engineering analyses and calculations, with and without the use of engineering software.
  • Develop design details and specify appropriate construction materials.
  • Coordinate construction quality control services, conduct periodic site visits, and review daily field reports prepared by others.
  • Develop and present project-specific or technical presentations to clients, technical organizations, and in-house staff.
Other Requirements
  • Must have strong written and oral communication skills, be able to work in a team environment as well as independently, demonstrated team-oriented approach to problem-solving, and have strong interpersonal skills for contact with clients and fellow engineers/technicians.
  • Accuracy, dependability and strong organizational skills.
  • Exceptional time management skills, ability to manage multiple assignments at any given time, and have ability to work in a team environment.
  • Must hold a valid driver’s license and vehicle insurance and be willing to travel to and conduct field work at job sites as well as offices in Michigan and Ohio.
Work Environment / Physical Demands
  • May be required to perform job duties in the field and office, during non-standard work hours, as necessary.
  • Must be able to lift and carry equipment weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • May be required to enter and work within confined spaces, once appropriately trained.
Leadership and Project Management Experience
  • Must be able to work on multiple projects for multiple project managers within budgets and deadlines. 
  • Must express a desire to learn all aspects of being a successful project manager and consulting professional in the future.
  • Ability to organize technical material into comprehensive reports as well as perform QA/QC reviews on work product
Business Development
  • Ability to interact with existing clients to understand their needs.
Work Authorization
Authorized to work full-time in the U.S.A. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired are required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
AAP / EEO Statement
NTH Consultants, Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability.
NTH Consultants, Ltd. participates in E-Verify.