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Employment Type:
Full time
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Junior Civil Engineer
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Amec Foster Wheeler | Charlotte, NC
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Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking a Junior Civil Engineer. This candidate will be an integral part of Wood's Engineering Construction team and will work with and be mentored by our professional engineers. Familiarity with State and local standards, policies and procedures and a good working knowledge of ASTM, AASHTO and DOT specifications is a plus. Typical projects include commercial development sites, energy generation facilities, institutional / educational buildings and roadways / infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities:

* Coordinate construction materials test projects and direct engineering technicians
* Perform field investigations
* Classify soil and oversee laboratory testing
* Prepare field reports, calibration documentation, reports of geotechnical exploration, and review laboratory test results
* Work with a team of engineers and technicians
* Support other design projects
* Field work will be required on a regular basis (approximate 60% office and 40% field work)
* Work area is primarily Western North Carolina, however some travel may be required including airline travel
* Follow company safety standards and construction site safety standards
* Physical demands include visits to construction sites to observe / inspect work and lifting of materials specimens in the field and lab
* Communication with project owners and contractors in the field

Skills / Qualifications


* Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or Civil Engineering Technology with Construction Option is a plus
* Must have the capacity to conduct work independently with minimal supervision and oversight
* Must work well in a team environment, with abilities to multi-task and handle various assignments at once
* Must have good technical comprehension of construction materials and their application including soils, concrete and steel
* Possess good analytical, verbal and written communication skills


* Experience preparing construction drawings using MicroStation and / or AutoCAD Civil 3D is a plus
* Experience using ArcGIS is a plus
* Current or previous industry certifications (ACI, ICC or NICET) is a plus
* North Carolina Engineer in Training required, Professional Engineering certification preferred
* 2-5+ year's experience

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.