• Civil Engineer

    Job Locations US-WA-Richland
    Posted Date 2 months ago(10/12/2018 12:14 PM)
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  • Overview

    NV5 (NASDAQ: NVEE) is a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions to public and private sector clients in the infrastructure, energy, construction, program management and environmental markets. NV5 is an ENR Top 500 firm; we offer a full range of professional services in offices throughout the U.S. 


    We are seeking a Civil Engineer for infrastructure projects, systems and equipment for U.S. Department of Energy and other federal, state and local clients. Applicants will be expected to identify requirements of and create specifications for infrastructure projects; industrial power equipment; read and interpret schematics, specifications for civil engineering projects, and technical reports. This is a future potential opportunity.


    • Review and check drawings to ensure that designs meet the technical needs of customers and adhere to industry standards for compliance, reliability and safety.
    • Interface with potential vendors to verify qualifications and references.
    • Supervise equipment manufacturing, installation, commissioning, and start-up and identify and monitor project milestones.
    • Apply civil engineering principals to projects to troubleshoot and solve problems.
    • Perform engineering studies and alternative analyses.
    • Review and/or develop functional requirements and design criteria documents.
    • Evaluate pre-conceptual and conceptual designs/concept sketches.
    • Evaluate or provide input to procurement specifications and statements of work for detailed engineering designs for civil projects.
    • Provide input to project schedule development for engineering deliverables.
    • Oversee design subcontractors.
    • Conduct design reviews.
    • Engineering support during construction including field walk downs, issue resolution, and design changes.
    • Interface with internal and external customers and end-users.
    • Evaluate as-built drawings and support project close-out.
    • Assist with the development of test procedures and conduct or oversee qualification testing


    • Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil/Structural Engineering from an accredited college or university.
    • Demonstrated ability to perform at the professional level with at least 5 or more years of civil/structural related design experience.
    • Recent experience with civil/structural projects.
    • Good knowledge of civil engineering codes and standards, principles and practices, and design evaluation techniques.
    • Good communication and presentation skills to properly communicate information to peers, customers, vendors, and management.
    • Excellent analytical, organizational, planning and problem-solving/troubleshooting skills.
    • Ability to multi-task on several projects in parallel in a fast-paced environment.
    • Strong commitment to providing superior customer service.
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications such as Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point; Computer-aided design/drafting proficiency a plus but not required.
    • Strong work ethic.
    • Previous Hanford experience desirable.
    • Experience working under nuclear quality requirements a plus.
    • Structural analysis experience is desirable


    • Professional Engineer (PE) or Structural Engineer (SE) License or Engineer-in-Training (EIT) is a plus but not required


    NV5 offers a complete and competitive benefit package.


    NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.





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