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KLJ Engineer In Training I Civil - Transportation in St. Paul, Minnesota

Description Position Purpose As an Engineer in Training you will work closely with task managers and design leads to gain practical on-the-job experience and understanding of KLJ engineering and design standards. Position is responsible to gain fundamental engineering basics that align with ensuring KLJ continues to provide exceptional service to our clients. Position will be responsible to produce design, quality calculations, plan sheet development, engineering reports, construction administration and other project deliverables. Essential Functions * Apply fundamental civil engineering principles and standards to individual project tasks * Utilize design software to apply engineering standards of design * Construction observation/inspection and administration * Ensure compliance with KLJ quality standards * Utilize effective written and oral communication Responsibilities * Assist with elements of project design including calculation of quantities for cost estimating and bidding purposes * Increase design competency in software(s) associated with typical project requirements * Become familiar with, and competent in the details of putting together a set of plans * Effectively convey engineering analysis and results in written reports and documentation * Perform construction administration duties such as documenting activities, providing general oversight, and interacting with contractors, sub-contractors, residents and others. * May assist with preparation for public/client meetings Qualifications * Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited post-secondary institution * Engineer-In-Training Certification * Must possess basic MS Office skills including Word and Excel. * Must have a valid driver's license and able to operate motorized vehicles Preferences: * Civil or Construction Engineering Degree * Academic or on the job engineering design experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D, MicroStation or other design software. * Desire to pursue Professional Engineer licensure * Previous Internship Experience in related field Hours and Travel This position requires the individual work 40 or more hours per week. The percentage of time spent in the field and office will vary. Physical Requirements The physical demands described represent those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities. The employee is regularly required to: * Sit, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, twist, crouch, and crawl * Use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms * Talk or hear and communicate clearly The employee must: * Be able to walk on uneven terrain up to three miles per day * Frequently lift and move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and move up to 75 pounds Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Other Duties This job description is not meant to be all-inclusive or restrictive and other duties may be assigned. It is a description of the job as presently defined, and is subject at any time to revision. This document is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Individuals may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities, as needed. At KLJ, we have avested interest in the personal, financial, and professional goals of our employees. We offer a competitive full suite benefit package including health, dental, vision, and life insurance, short term incentive program, 401k, and employee stock ownership program. The options available for the 2021 plan year are described at. Al