Civil Engineer

Pineville, Louisiana /
Beta Engineering – Engineering and Design /
Regular Full-Time
/ On-site
Come join our creative team at Beta Engineering! We understand that finding the right place to work isn't easy. At Beta, we believe in cultivating a team that wins together and takes on the most challenging projects in the high voltage industry. 

We provide power delivery solutions for a variety of customers, including those in the utility, industrial and renewable markets. We design and build high voltage projects to our customers' specifications. Our work includes substations, transmission lines and more. We help our customers achieve their goals of creating a reliable, sustainable power grid by reducing risks and identifying innovative solutions for their problems.

Our Purpose: We pursue that which challenges us, growing our community to provide critical, creative solutions that achieve extraordinary results.

Civil Engineers (CE) are responsible for the design of structures, foundations, overhead wires, aluminum bus and/or site grading plans for electrical substations and transmission lines.  CEs are tasked with ensuring that designs, and their applications, are completed to code and standards set forth by the appropriate authoritative bodies.  In addition, CEs are required to work with customer representatives and Project Management Teams to ensure designs meet appropriate specifications and requirements.

Designs and interprets drawings for the following:  grading, substation structures, foundations, overhead lines, lightning protection systems, aluminum bus systems, transmission structures, transmission foundations, transmission hardware assemblies, underground pipe networks.
Reviews drawings for substation equipment, vendor supplied equipment and customer standards.
Ensures compliance with customer specifications and design codes.
Checks fence, grading, overhead line installation, foundation and steel layouts and steel detail drawings.
Problem solves issues related to design, construction and compliance.
Creates and checks material list descriptions for Civil equipment.
Answers technical questions posed by construction managers, field staff, customers and their representatives.
Recognizes and recommend methods to improve every customer’s experience.
Travels periodically to both customer offices for project meetings and to job sites for construction visits.
Performs quality work within deadlines with or without direct supervision. 
Interacts professionally with other employees and customers.
Works effectively as a team contributor on all assigned projects.
Demonstrates integrity and ethics in all client relationships and communications.
Communicates regularly with supervisor regarding designs, concerns, studies or tests
Participates in continued education and training
Occasional overnight travel to active job sites
Must have clean driving record as use of company vehicles is a requirement of position

Bachelor's degree (or higher) in Civil Engineering is required. 
EI or PE is preferred
Strong background in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint required; strong verbal and written communication skills are required.

Office environment with minimal exposure to dust, noise, and other environmental hazards.
Occasionally overnight travel is required to an active construction site for a period of one or two weeks at a time.  Ability to perform duties safely and to adhere to each job site’s safety requirements; while working on an active job site, outdoors, is a requirement.
This position may occasionally require work to be completed in the field. When asked to do so, the conditions and requirements change to address special needs while working on an active job site.  Please refer to the addendum “Working in the Field” for information about requirements and conditions to be met while working in the field.
Beta is owned and operated by Crest Industries, which manages Beta's job listings. Crest owns and operates companies that serve industries including power delivery, manufacturing, natural resources and specialty chemicals. Click here to learn about careers within the Crest Industries® family of companies.

Beta Engineering is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information.
Beta Engineering is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request information regarding reasonable accommodation, contact your Human Resource Business Partner.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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