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Staff Civil Engineer (Municipal)

Company: Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: January 27, 2023

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Staff Civil Engineer (Municipal)


Grand Rapids, MI

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Staff Civil Engineer (Municipal)

Location: Grand Rapids, MI

Job Summary

Fishbeck is actively seeking talented Civil Engineers to work on municipal projects in our Grand Rapids, MI office. This position requires self-motivation, commitment to high-quality work performance, excellent planning, organization, and communication skills, and the ability to work with other staff in a project team environment. This position will provide a variety of learning and development experience for the right candidate.

Primary Functions

  • Perform design calculations, quantify bid items, develop cost estimates, execute CAD drafting, and prepare reports.
  • Work with engineers to plan and design for water main, sanitary sewer, and road projects for local municipalities.
  • Work closely with other technical staff from all Fishbeck offices to provide utility and drainage design and other related engineering services, mainly for local municipalities.
  • Interact daily with project teams in a multi-disciplinary and multi-office environment.

    Minimum Physical Requirements

    Exposed to occasional lifting and carrying. Will have normal office working conditions and be required to sit and use a computer. Capable of traveling to and maneuvering around project sites for attending client and project meetings and site observations. Able to use various technical equipment for communication and documentation. Visual acuity necessary to perform responsibilities.

    Desired Education

    Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

    Desired Skills/Experience

    • Successfully passed FE (EIT) Exam.
    • 1+ years' experience preferred.
    • Relevant internship, co-op, or field inspection experience is desired.
    • Working knowledge of AutoCAD and Civil 3D software.
    • Excellent computer and communication skills.

      What we offer

      Our staff members enjoy a comprehensive compensation package that includes:

      • Medical, dental, and vision insurance.
      • Wellness reimbursement and activities.
      • Reimbursement and support for tuition, continuing education, and professional/personal development.
      • Vacation and sick time, volunteer PTO, parental leave, and paid holidays.
      • Opportunities for hybrid and flexible schedules.
      • 401(k), profit-sharing, and stock options (we're 100% employee-owned).
      • And more!

        About Fishbeck

        Fishbeck is one of the premier professional consulting firms in the nation, with 14 regional offices and more than 550 employees. Engineering, environmental sciences, architecture, and construction management are the cornerstones of Fishbeck's services and integrated project approach. We are a hands-on and design-orientated practice with the technical capabilities and understanding to take the largest projects from internal concept to completion. Our team of experts takes pride in our commitment to reliability in design, connection to our clients, and creativity at our core.

        Fishbeck is an equal-opportunity employer that is committed to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status.

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Keywords: Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber, Grand Rapids , Staff Civil Engineer (Municipal), Engineering , Grand Rapids, Michigan

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