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Ardmore Roderick Associate Civil Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

Ardmore Roderick is seeking an Associate Engineer to assist in the preparation of designs for various projects related to the Power Industry in the Chicago Metro areas. These projects may include power delivery equipment, substation design, and site utility design. Candidate must be highly detail oriented and organized.

The successful candidate must demonstrate the following minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited institution

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to analyze and interpret complex electrical and mechanical systems

  • Knowledge and ability to apply problem solving approaches and engineering theory

  • Knowledge of engineering designs, principles and practices

  • General knowledge and experience with regulations, guides, standards, codes, methods, and practices necessary to perform assignments for a specific discipline, various installations, or services

  • Ability to participate in field surveys and walkdowns

Other valued qualifications include:

  • Experience in power distribution, site development, or related design experience

  • Knowledge of AutoCAD, MicroStation and/or GIS platforms

  • Engineer in Training License

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Perform engineering assignments independently while under the guidance of an experienced engineer.

  • Advocate engineering decisions, assumptions, and results for designs.

  • Track priorities and deadlines of engineering tasks associated to multiple projects of varying size and complexity.

  • Prepare designs meeting all engineering standards and criteria.

  • Prepare and/or peer review deliverable drawings, calculations and reports.

  • Participate in field walkdowns, design review meetings and/or conference calls.

If you are looking for the opportunity to gain invaluable experience and can thrive in an independent environment, this may be the position for you. Ardmore Roderick offers a competitive salary and benefits package as well as the opportunity to significantly impact the development of our rapidly growing firm.