The engineer in training is an entry level developmental position involved in the application of engineering fundamentals to the design and construction of buildings and other structures.
- Under licensed engineer's supervision, develops feasible engineering design alternatives that meet the project requirements.
- Assists others in developing concepts, research code requirements, analyzing civil design, and produces construction cost estimates.
- Utilizes computer software to create detailed drawings and design layouts for water and sewer lines, hydrology/hydraulic modeling and for construction of municipal roadways, including but not limited to plan and profile views, cross sections, details, and schedules.
- Develops plans for projects through AutoCAD Civil 3D using horizontal alignments, vertical profiles, typical sections, and various design criteria.
- Calculates dimensions and material quantities.
- Prepares reports, specifications, schedules and permitting for projects.
- Encouraged to solve engineering problems using judgement, and education, but is expected to ask for assistance when needed.
- May be asked to participate in non-design engineering activities such as construction inspection, surveying, CADD production, and site data collection.
- Receives instructions from Director, Project Manager, or Senior Project Engineers as to the general results expected.
- Research design options and document findings for Senior Project Engineers and Project Managers.
- Keeps Director informed of workload and any changes in project scope or schedule.
- Ability to create and maintain project records.
- Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
- Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Ability to prioritize tasks and to delegate them when appropriate.
- Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.
Education and Experience:
- Degree in Engineering is required.
- Passed the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam, earning EI designation.
- AutoCAD training or experience is highly desired.
- Construction inspection experience is helpful, but not required.
Frankfurt-Short-Bruza Associates, P.C. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.