Civil Engineer 1 - Water

Black & Veatch Corporation Minneapolis , MN 55435

Posted 1 week ago

We believe real value is powered by the unique skills and experiences of our professionals. The interchange of ideas from a diverse group of people gives our teams an expanded perspective and the ability to find better solutions for our clients.

Req Id : 506

Job Title : Civil Engineer 1 - Water


Work Location : RGBLOOMIN3

Opportunity Type : College full time

Relocation eligible : Yes

Full time/Part time : Full-Time

Contract Hire Only for this Project : No

Job Family


Job Code

Job Grade

Salary Plan

ENG: Engineering



Job Summary

Functions in an engineer capacity. Under close supervision, performs routine aspects of engineering assignments requiring knowledge and application of basic engineering principles. Applies knowledge of engineering principles to prescribed techniques and procedures to complete project assignments.

Key Responsibilities

Engineering Standards:

  • Develops familiarity by reading, understanding and applying departmental design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and Black and Veatch policies and procedures

Quality/Continuous Improvement:

  • Develops an understanding and complies with the Black and Veatch quality program

  • Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts

Engineering Production:

  • Contributes to preparation of less complex engineering deliverables such as drawings, reports, specifications, and studies of limited scope

  • Performs routine research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection

  • Collects, assimilates, and manages data for engineering work

  • Prepares basic engineering calculations following standard methods and principles used in similar engineering analysis

  • Understands and adheres to budget, schedule, and quality requirements

Project Coordination:

  • Shares information with others as requested

  • Coordinates with others when directed by supervisor or project leadership

Client Focus:

  • Focuses on the needs of internal clients (project team leadership) while attempting to gain basic understanding of external client's main interests and drivers

  • May provide support to business development or pursuit activities

Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology:

  • Shares current knowledge of latest technology and processes

Management Responsibilities

Individual Contributor

Minimum Qualifications

No experience required. Requires a bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from either a recognized ABET accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Non-Technical Skills:

  • Learning on the Fly

  • Problem Solving

  • Intellectual Horsepower

  • Written Communications

  • Drive For Results

  • Informing

  • Listening

  • Dealing with Ambiguity

Preferred Technical Skills:

  • Basic knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline

  • Basic industry knowledge and technology trends

  • Basic knowledge of company quality program

  • Basic knowledge of constructionandconstructability practicesandprinciples



Decision quality

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Heavy Civil Project Manager Water Business Minnesota

Black & Veatch Corporation

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 4/12/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-07-11T00:00 Job Summary Lead and expand Black & Veatch's linear water and wastewater Infrastructure Systems Business Line primarily in the greater Twin Cities area and large metro areas in the upper Midwest. Primary responsibilities include expanding Black & Veatch's practice and client relationships related to linear infrastructure systems consisting of tunnels, large diameter pipelines, pump stations, intakes and outfalls, trenched and trenchless excavations and micro-tunneling. Lead and manage such infrastructure systems business development and proposals efforts, as well as manage and guide project teams in the execution of existing and upcoming projects in the region. Key Responsibilities * Identifies and leads local and regional pursuit, proposal and technical teams for Infrastructure Systems with support from the Black & Veatch Heavy Civil Team and Regional Client Directors * Prepares design criteria and basis of design for engineering assignments. This includes basic analysis, design criteria and calculations, materials and equipment research, sketches, etc., required to prepare construction documents, specifications, drawings and geotechnical data and baseline reports to meet project requirements * Develops preliminary layouts and other plans, prepares design sketches and details for drafting and incorporation into design criteria * Develops alternate methods, techniques, innovations, or design concepts as required to resolve unique design problems * Coordinates, as assigned, design with other personnel working on the same project to minimize design and constructability conflicts * Supervises the engineering work of assigned drafters, designers, and subordinate engineers. This includes work assignments, scheduling and review. * Plans, schedules, conducts, or coordinates detailed phases of engineering work for an assigned portion of a major project or the total project of moderate scope * Reviews contractors' and manufacturers' drawings with respect to project design criteria and mark for conformance * Performs site visits of construction work and overseeing geotechnical field investigations, may require up to 20% field work and travel Management Responsibility: * Acts in capacity of a Project Manager and Regional Practice Leader. Positions receiving direction include Engineer 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5. Preferred Qualifications Registered PE in MN. * Experience: 7+ years of experience performing engineering related duties. Desired experiences and attributes include: * Knowledge of marketplace cited above and experience in capturing and delivering such projects * Management and engineering experience in planning, design and rehabilitation, and construction of large diameter pipelines and tunnels in urban environment, preferably including major crossings of rivers, highways, and railroads * An understanding and appreciation for local and regional geology and geotechnical conditions related to such pipelines and tunnels * Supervisory experience working with multi-discipline engineering staff on projects of medium to high complexity Minimum Qualifications Bachelor of science degree. All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations. U.S. FLSA Exempt Black & Veatch Corporation Minneapolis MN

Civil Engineer 1 - Water

Black & Veatch Corporation