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Civil Engineer – Graduate Development Program - Austin, TX

  • Job reference: NA-001310
  • Sector: Mass Transit, Roads & Bridges, Transportation
  • Location: Austin

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Create integrated and sustainable transportation networks
Ensure that transportation systems function successfully
Connect people and places safely and efficiently


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Transportation Engineering


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We provide the full range of services required to plan, design, construct, operate, and maintain transportation projects for public and private owners. From preparing feasibility studies to conducting preliminary and final engineering, we take projects from concept and see them through construction.

Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. We build long-term trusted partnerships to create a world where lives are enriched through the implementation of our ideas.

We work together across an international network of offices. This means that wherever in the world a project is being delivered, our clients benefit from industry-leading expertise, as well as a dedicated local contact. We understand the importance of having deep roots in the community; knowing and understanding local requirements, practices and culture. This allows us to be true collaborative partners with our clients, so that together, we can tackle complex projects and enhance communities throughout the U.S. and around the world.

Making a positive impact on the built and natural environment takes more than just skill - it takes heart. If you put your heart into everything you do, come join our team.



Atkins seeks an energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our Austin, TX location as a Civil Engineer with our Graduate Development Program.



MAJOR FUNCTION/ROLE:

Under supervision, progresses through selected technical areas over an 18-month period.

Performs routine engineering work while developing professional proficiency.

On design assignments, works to learn how to clearly convey the design intent through engineering drawings and specifications.

On assignments involving investigations and planning, works to learn the fundamentals of engineering processes and to apply them successfully to operating systems. 

On assignments involving construction activities, works to develop an understanding of construction methods and the translation of engineering drawings and specifications into the constructed product.

Participates in non-technical training deemed critical to professional development.

Upholds engineering ethics and standards of conduct.


JOB DUTIES:

As part of project design teams applies standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria in carrying out a sequence of somewhat diversified tasks requiring the use of analysis, interpretation, and deductive reasoning.


EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

B.S. in Engineering.

Minimal experience is required of incumbents with a Bachelor's Degree in a branch of Engineering directly related to hiring discipline; no experience required with a Master's degree.


SPECIAL SKILLS:


Good interpersonal skills.

Solid oral and written communications skills, capable of developing technical writing.

PC and CAD skills required.


PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATIONS:

E.I. or EIT required.



Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement.

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