Graduate Engineer, Civil/Site Design

Minnesota - Duluth
Facilities Engineering – Civil /
Full Time (40) /
Our employee-owned and multi-disciplined team of engineering and design professionals is looking for a Graduate Civil Engineer. As a member of our team, you will work alongside a talented group of Civil Engineers and other professionals to provide innovative civil design of projects. In this position, you will be responsible for site design for both public and private projects, including industrial site development, utility infrastructure and facility design, stormwater management systems, pollution control systems, corporate and academic campus design, and parks and greenways. You will have the opportunity to work on projects within the industrial, government, mining, and education sectors, which will expose you to a variety of complex and challenging projects within the Twin Cities metro, throughout Minnesota, and across the country. In collaboration with multi-disciplined professionals, you will prepare design calculations and plans and assist in planning and monitoring all aspects of site/civil from conceptual design through construction administration.
For this opportunity, we are seeking a qualified upcoming/recent graduate or professional who resides within a regular commuting distance of our office in Duluth, MN. Flexible work arrangements (3 days in office / 2 days remote per week) will be considered for those who have demonstrated an ability to work successfully in a hybrid work environment by displaying self-motivation, initiative, teamwork, and strong communication skills. 

Required Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering.
    • Upcoming/recent graduate or emerging professional with up to two years of relevant experience and an EIT certification.
    • Working knowledge of AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, Outlook).
    • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to apply effective written and verbal communication skills when preparing technical reports and specifications, participating in project team discussions, and interacting with clients and contractors.

Advantageous Qualifications

    • Must possess a valid Driver’s License with a clean driving record.
    • Previous experience designing and preparing construction plans with AutoCAD Civil3D.
    • Previous experience and progressive responsibilities associated with developing construction documentation for industrial, education, or government projects.
Upon acceptance of a conditional offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to complete a standard pre-employment background screening, which consists of Social Security verification, educational verification, review of criminal convictions, and driving history.

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