Civil Engineering Technician - United States

Employer
Amec Foster Wheeler
Location
Chantilly, VA
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Function
Engineer, Civil
Hours
Full Time
Overview / Responsibilities Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructures Chantilly, VA office is currently seeking a Civil Engineering Technician to support our growing Civil and Water Resources Engineering Group in the delivery of various design projects and assist in the preparation of construction drawings for stormwater management, Low Impact Development, civil infrastructure design, stream restoration, solid waste design, erosion and sediment control, and other civil and related site design.Key ResponsibilitiesSupport experienced group of civil and water resources engineers in the execution of various civil engineering design projectsAssist with the preparation of conceptual design documents and construction plans, including but not limited to site plans, erosion control and grading plans, utility and road profiles, cross sections, and construction details, in compliance with applicable specificationsWork collaboratively in a team environment to facilitate successful project executionSome travel / field work may be required (typically local) Skills / Qualifications Proficiency using AutoCAD Civil 3DExperience with MicroStation is a plusAbility to leverage Civil 3D design tools and surfaces to automate profile and cross section creation, estimate earthwork quantities and corridor grading is a plusCivil site design and stormwater management related experience preferredMunicipal or Federal design experience is a plusGeographic Information System (GIS) experience is a plusPart-time or on-call employment may be possible Diversity Statement We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.