Foth Transportation Civil Engineer in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Transportation Civil Engineer

Cedar Rapids, IA 52402, USAReq #78

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

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Foth Infrastructure & Environment, LLCis currently seeking a team-focused, innovative, and results-orientedTransportation Civil Engineerwho is looking for new learning experiences, opportunities for career growth, and a desire to contribute to our clients’ success. This position can work out of ourCedar Rapids, IA,Des Moines, IA, or Milwaukee, WI location.Overcrowding, safety, and aging infrastructure – these are all challenges faced by nearly every community today. As a member of theFoth Infrastructureengineering team, you will help clients meet these challenges while minimizing impacts to the community and the environment. From airports to utilities, roads, and bridges, you will be a part of providing effective solutions that are cost-conscious and practical.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide engineering support for roadway/transportation projects

  • Assist in the planning, design and construction administration of transportation projects

  • Complete feasibility studies and technical design reports

  • Coordinate roadway design project plans with associated utilities

  • Attend client project meetings, participate in proposals/presentations, manage projects, meet with regulatory agencies and serve as a client project contact

  • Lead, coordinate and build teamwork among other team members and disciplines at all levels

  • Demonstrate eagerness to learn new areas of engineering

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related field

  • Professional Engineer License or ability to obtain license within 12 months of start date

  • Minimum of 4 years related experience with the following:

  • Urban roadway design

  • MicroStation/GEOPAK, including Corridor Modeling

  • Working with relevant permitting agencies/processes

  • Completing technical reports and design projects

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in urban roadway design

  • Previous experience with the following:

  • Municipal design

  • Urban arterial roadway design

  • Pedestrian/bicycle facilities design with knowledge of ADA compliance

  • GEOPAK Site and OpenRoads

  • Working in the engineering consulting industry

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Other details

  • Job FamilyE/A/S

  • Job FunctionApplications

  • Pay TypeSalary

  • Required EducationBachelor’s Degree