Accessibility Links

Search for jobs

Or browse jobs

Entry-Level Civil Engineer

  • Job reference: NA-001237
  • Sector: Buildings, Construction, Environment, Rail, Transportation, Urban Development, Water
  • Location: Melbourne
This vacancy has now expired

Why not...

The future is bright.

Our cities are the heartbeat of our nation. We owe it to ourselves and future generations to take steps now to make sure they're strong, resilient and can withstand anything nature or man might throw in their paths.

We're dedicated to:

Improving access to services, economic and social opportunities
Creating a better future
Improving quality of life

If you're interested in helping create inspiring and sustainable cities, we want to talk to you.

Our multidisciplinary team of offers clients expertise in:

Landscape design
Transport planning
Local development frameworks
Public realm design
Sustainability and environmental consultancy
Infrastructure engineering
International planning
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.

Under supervision, 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. Upholds engineering ethics and standards of conduct.

Atkins seeks an energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our Melbourne, Florida as an Entry-Level Civil Engineer.

Job details:

Assist the design team working on civil engineering design projects including stormwater management and storm sewer systems, land development, site layout, potable water and sanitary sewer system improvements, and roadway improvements.

Job duties will include assisting with design work, drafting, shop drawing review, field work, code research, project delivery, site and environmental permitting, report writing.

Opportunities may exist for assisting the coastal engineering and airport planning groups depending on project staffing requirements.

Must be able to use AutoCad.

Must have excellent verbal and written communications skills, be motivated and responsible.


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 and capable of developing technical writing, and communications skills. PC and CAD skills required.

Professional Registrations:

E.I. or EIT preferred.

Student Chapter ASCE, FES or other technical engineering society preferred.

Additional Requirements:

Must be able to use AutoCadd. Must have excellent verbal and written communications skills, be motivated and responsible.

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 EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Atkins is a drug free workplace.

Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement.

Our people