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Job Description:

  • 1) Plans, designs, and directs civil engineering projects, such as roads, railroads, airports, bridges, harbors, channels, dams, irrigation systems, pipelines, and powerplants: Analyzes reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, tests, and aerial photographs on soil composition, terrain, hydrological characteristics, and other topographical and geologic data to plan and design project.

  • 2) Calculates cost and determines feasibility of project based on analysis of collected data, applying knowledge and techniques of engineering, and advanced mathematics.

  • 3) Prepares or directs preparation and modification of reports, specifications, plans, construction schedules, environmental impact studies, and designs for project.

  • 4) Inspects construction site to monitor progress and ensure conformance to engineering plans, specifications, and construction and safety standards.

  • 5) May direct construction and maintenance activities at project site.

  • 6) May use computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering and design documents.

  • 7) May be designated according to specialty or product.




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Job Number: 1875