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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Civil Engineer/Land Surveyor
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Clark Dietz | Champaign, IL
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Job Description

Clark Dietz, Inc. is a Midwest based, employee owned, multi-discipline consulting engineering firm. We are a recognized leader in transportation, civil, environmental, mechanical and electrical engineering. Our depth of talent across disciplines allows our staff the opportunity to collaborate and serve our clients with innovative, sustainable solutions.

We currently have an opportunity for an entry level Civil Engineer/Land Surveyor to join our Champaign, IL office. Responsibilities will include performing site survey and CAD to support civil and transportation projects.

Primary Responsibilities

* Conducts land surveys and obtains data on subject property(s) using total station, GPS, various optical tools and data collector equipment.
* Analyzes and manipulates survey data and performs engineering calculations as required.
* Produces sketches and schematics for design related tasks and provides schematic design information to the Project Engineer.
* Incorporates design concepts from schematic design into design development and works with project team to produce construction documents.
* Performs calculations to compute quantities and assists with developing cost estimates.
* Attends construction meetings and assists with construction observation/inspection and maintains required records and activity logs.
* Researches code issues and corresponds with code officials to obtain general information.

Position Requirements

* B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering or related field with 24 credit hours in land survey; EI and SIT designation is required. Ability to obtain dual license as PE and PLS is desired.
* 2+ years of experience performing site survey, construction layout and civil CAD work.
* Knowledge of modern survey data collection techniques using robotic survey equipment and GPS.
* Experience with importing survey data into CAD software. Trimble Business Center experience is desired.
* Experience with one or more of the following CAD platforms: Microstation/GeoPak, Civil 3d, AutoCAD is required.
* Strong math and computer skills with the ability to use MS Excel to create/update formulas and quantity calculations.
* Good communication skills with the ability to collaborate effectively with other team members.
* Ability to work independently and complete tasks on-time and within budget.
* Valid drivers license is required.

As an employee owned firm, Clark Dietz offers an excellent compensation package including: bonus programs, 401k, ESOP, ownership opportunity and comprehensive insurance benefits. To learn more about our firm please visit

About Clark Dietz

Clark Dietz maintains a strong presence in the Midwest region with offices in Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin. We are a recognized leader in transportation, civil, environmental, structural, mechanical and electrical engineering. Our business philosophy is anchored in quality and client satisfaction and is evidenced by our long standing and continuing success in the design and construction arena.