Civil Engineer-Entry Level (Transportation)
Atkins - Reno, NV

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Job

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Engineers - Civil

Industry

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Engineering, Transportation

Primary Location

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United States-Nevada-Reno

Employment Category

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Permanent

Employment Type

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Full Time

Job Summary

Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years. Globally, Atkins is the largest UK-based engineering and design consultancy and the world's 11th largest design firm with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

At Atkins, we offer our employees more than just a job; we offer an opportunity to shape the world for generations to come through innovative and sound design. As the official engineer of the 2012 London Olympics, few companies can rival the size and diversity of our projects. Whether it’s the concept for a new skyscraper, the upgrade of a rail network, the modeling of a flood defense system or the improvement of a management process, we plan, design and enable solutions.

Atkins seeks an energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our Reno staff as an entry-level Civil Engineer. Candidate must be interested in Transportation. Candidate will be working in our Transportation department.

Major Function/Role:
Under supervision, performs routine transportation engineering work while developing professional proficiency in AASHTO and local design standards. 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 transportation 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.

Job Duties:
Generally applies transportation engineering techniques, procedures and criteria in carrying out a sequence of somewhat diversified tasks requiring the use of analysis, interpretation, and deductive reasoning.

LOCAL CANDIDATES WILL BE CONSIDERED FIRST.

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.

Job Details

Education/Experience:
B.S. in Civil Engineering. Minimal experience is required of incumbents with a Bachelor's Degree in a branch of Civil 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. Indicate AutoCAD and MicroStation experience on application.

Professional Registrations:
E.I. or EIT desired.

Driver's License and good driving record.

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