Civil Engineer, PE (Professional Engineer)

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Publix Super Markets, Inc.
FL, United States

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Civil Engineer, PE (Professional Engineer)


Lakeland, FL 



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Be a part of one of the largest-volume supermarket chains in the US and witness why we have been consecutively named one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For since 1998! Start your career with us as a Civil Engineer, PE and become a valued owner here at Publix.

The purpose of this position is to provide civil engineering review for the design of Publix sites and serve as an in-house consultant on all civil engineering issues, including non-retail related offices, manufacturing, distribution, and other Publix properties. Review the responsibilities below and design your future with us today!

Responsibilities include:

- Reviewing the work of the developers’ Civil Engineer for completion and compliance with Publix site development standards (i.e. coordination with prototype for utility connections, size and layout of parking spaces, drainage systems and design storm high water levels)
Coordinating modifications with developer or their consultants to the Publix prototypical store or loading area for site specific constraints such as relocating or reorienting the truck dock to accommodate a tight site.   
Reviewing proposed Department of Transportation (DOT) roadway modifications that may affect both truck and customer access to Publix shopping centers.
Reviewing plans for non-prototypical and vertical mixed-use sites to ensure accurate adaptation of Publix design standards.
Responding to requests for information (RFI) from the construction field, which typically involve grading issues or utility conflicts encountered in the field and conflicting information between site civil, architectural retail and Publix box drawings.
Reviewing proposed modifications to landscape and/or irrigation plans for Publix shopping centers.
Reviewing easement documents for Publix shopping centers for Publix legal department requested by the landlord/owner of the shopping center and/or by the local utility department.
Responding to ADA-related questions regarding parking lot access, utilizing the Florida Accessibility Code (FACBC) and Federal Register for information.
Reviewing and responding to drainage problems, truck access issues and noise complaints at Publix shopping centers and stores. 
Participating in special interest tasks and projects.

Required qualifications:
4 years’ experience working as a Civil Engineer
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from an accredited engineering program
Knowledge of building codes and jurisdictional requirements
Knowledge of CAD applications
- Knowledge of drafting standards; good drafting and design techniques

Preferred qualifications:
8 years of experience working as a Civil Engineer
- National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) membership