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Assistant Engineer

Assistant Engineer

Job Description

Assistant Engineer

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities/Specific Tasks:

  • Provides basic project design through CAD drafting.
  • Makes calculations using engineer formulas and skills.
  • Uses catalogs to specify items in which original design is not required.
  • Instructs drafters on how to reduce designs into completed drawings.
  • Performs research and writes reports and opinions.
  • Uses computer to run standard programs to solve engineering problems.
  • May provide some surveying and construction observation.
  • Receives initial instruction or advice from a supervisor or project manager; work is subject to supervisor approval.
  • May supervise student staff.
  • May travel to job sites for observation and perform field work.
  • Traverse and work in all types of terrain and weather conditions, as well as project sites in various stages of construction.

Job Requirements

Required Skills
  • Interpersonal, problem-solving and decision making skills.
  • Knowledge of applicable federal, state and local building codes and safety laws.
  •  Work requires advanced math skills, special relationship abilities, and the ability to understand "abstract" principles behind math and physics.
  • Working knowledge of CAD or other comparable software including but not limited to: SolidWorks, Microstation, etc.
  • Work requires travel to meetings, site visits, and inspections. This requires the possession of a valid state driver’s license within 60 days of      employment.
  • Work requires willingness to work a flexible schedule.
Required Experience
  • B.S. degree in engineering or other applicable field.
  • Must obtain EI certificate if applicable.
  • May have advanced degree (M.S.) and no experience, in addition to possessing the EI certificate.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Engineering, Consultant
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Consulting, Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 264-681
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