Civil Engineer Resume Samples

Writing a great Civil Engineer resume is an important step in your job search journey. When writing your resume, be sure to reference the job description and highlight any skills, awards and certifications that match with the requirements. You may also want to include a headline or summary statement that clearly communicates your goals and qualifications.

The following resume samples and examples will help you write a Civil Engineer resume that best highlights your experience and qualifications. If you're ready to apply for your next role, upload your resume to Indeed Resume to get started.

Ivy Haddington

Houston, TX(123) 456-7891


PE-certified Civil Engineer with 15+ years of specialized experience in urban street planning and hydraulic engineering. Drives complex, high-stakes dam, reservoir, and bridge projects.


Longford Tech
Aug '02 - May '04

Master of Science in Civil Engineering


River Tech, Senior Civil Engineer
Jul '19 - Current
  • Supervise 20+ employees, including civil engineers, consultants, and subcontractors
  • Managed overall building process of the Allard Reservoir and Cedarwood Dam, completed within budget and 1 week ahead of schedule
  • Conduct computational fluid dynamic (CFD) analysis to model dam safety problems
Crane & Jenkins, Civil Engineer
Aug '15 - Jul '19
  • Developed plans for constructing levies, reservoirs, dams, and artificial canals
  • Built lab models to analyze water flow problems and compute flow rates
  • Examined the effects of water pressure, seepage, and groundwater flow on different structures
Cloud Clearwater, Civil Engineer
Jan '13 - Aug '15
  • Created sketches/specifications of street intersection, pavement marking, and road signage improvements, taking into account pedestrian, bicycle, and vehicular traffic
  • Proposed traffic calming solution based on careful traffic data and crash report analysis
  • Traveled to university dorm project site during construction to monitor progress


  • AutoCAD and MicroStation
  • GEOPAK Civil Engineering Suite
  • Hydraulic engineering project planning/management

Sofia Flores

Charlotte, NC(123) 456-7891


Civil Engineer with 3+ years of experience planning solutions for multi-story buildings, leveraging computer drafting, research and analysis, and cost estimation with a focus on safety and environmental concerns.


Northwest Vermont University
Aug '10 - May '14

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Minor in Architecture


Cloud Clearwater, Civil Engineer
Jul '19 - Current
  • Developed successful plan to renovate deteriorating bridge with a budget of $200,000
  • Inspect and test construction sites and materials, including soil erosion, elevation, asphalt, and concrete, and perform environmental sampling
  • Perform risk analysis for each stage of the construction process, ensuring that safety is the top concern
River Tech, Civil Engineer
Aug '15 - Jul '19
  • Gathered requirements for key government projects, including roadway designs, bridge replacements, and traffic congestion solutions
  • Prepared accurate cost estimates for the Cedar Valley Hotel building project
  • Received prestigious award for discovering critical safety issues with 2 buildings
Crane & Jenkins, Civil Engineering Intern
Jan '13 - Aug '15
  • Drafted topographic surveys and analyzed blueprints and maps to help plan projects
  • Visited project sites (office building and dorm renovation) during construction
  • Shadowed other engineers and aided with pavement design using AutoCAD Civil 3D


  • AutoCAD
  • ArcGIS
  • Data analysis
  • Microsoft Excel

Common Skills

  • Access
  • Budgeting
  • Essbase
  • Financial Modeling
  • Financial Reporting
  • Forecasting
  • Oracle
  • Project Management
  • QuickBooks

Common Certifications

  • CFA Charterholder
  • CFA Level II Candidate
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • CPA
  • Real Estate License
  • SAS Certified Base Programmer for SAS 9
  • Series 6
  • Series 66
  • Six Sigma Green Belt


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