Bartlett & West Project Engineer in Topeka, Kansas
This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11572508 Overview
This entry-level position will assist in designing civil engineering projects including focus areas of public works, regional water systems, energy, land development, transportation and/or railroad projects. The position includes training under a Registered Professional Engineer to increase functional and technical knowledge and skills.
This position has a focus in transportation projects. Project work will include: roads, highways, interchanges, stormwater conveyance and associated work.
Veterans encouraged to apply.
Essential Functions & Responsibilities:
+ Develops plans and specifications for state and municipal transportation projects.
+ Will focus on roadway, drainage, and traffic signal design work.
+ Performs traffic analysis/traffic studies as needed.
+ May assist with proposal preparations and fee development.
+ Will act as part of a team of professionals headed by a Project Manager.
+ Although expected to work independently on most assignments, this position must be able to interact well with other team members and the manager relative to assigned aspects of the project.
+ Assists with preparation on engineering analysis, designs and calculations relative to the project assigned. Assists in writing technical engineering and design reports.
+ Provides contract administration, construction submittal reviews, Requests for Information (RFI), Engineer's Supplemental Instruction (ESI), pay estimates/change orders, and other related activities. Attends industry events and becomes involved in the community.
+ Ability to work with conventional engineering practice including a variety of complex features like conflicting design requirements, suitability of conventional materials and difficult coordination requirements.
+ May perform quality assurance/quality control procedures in the field including field obse rvation and materials testing.
Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status