Entry Level Staff Civil Engineer

Kleinfelder - San Diego, CA3.4

Kleinfelder has been connecting great people to the best work since 1961. We are engineers, scientists, and construction professionals providing solutions that improve our clients’ transportation, water, energy, and other private infrastructure. As a responsive, cross-disciplinary team of bright, curious, and innovative problem-solvers, we are dedicated to doing the right thing, every day, on every project from over 60 offices in the US, Canada and Australia.

Built on a foundation of excellence, Kleinfelder is committed to client-focused solutions. Through our depth of experience and thorough understanding of environmental, regulatory, economic, and civic conditions, we identify and address challenges with innovation and common-sense. Kleinfelder’s integrated, award-winning experts collaborate with clients to meet their objectives - from project inception through design and execution. Connecting great people to the best work is our purpose – together, we deliver.

Kleinfelder’s San Diego Civil / Transportation Group is seeking an Entry-Level Staff Civil Engineer.

Desired skills and technical experience in Civil Engineering include:
Preparation of design plans using ACAD software.
Assistance to other engineers by using Excel, Word, PowerPoint (and other software) to create and edit reports, calculate quantities and cost estimates, and create client presentations.
Preparation of preliminary/final engineering construction documents for a variety of projects.
Experience a bonus for Civil Engineering design including geometrics, alignments, streets, storm drains, sanitary sewers, grading/earthworks, hydrology/hydraulics, erosion and sedimentation control, and creating presentation exhibits.
Pro-active troubleshooting and problem solving with practical, economical solutions.
This position is an excellent opportunity for professional development with the opportunity to advance while supporting a challenging / interesting business sectors and clients.

Candidates are preferred to have 0 to 2 years of experience in Civil Engineering as follows:
Ability to function as a part of a multi-discipline team using a variety of design techniques and design software.
Ability to function independently, be self-motivated, follow complex instructions, and be detail-oriented.
Ability to perform tasks on multiple projects to meet client and Kleinfelder expectations for successful delivery including quality, scope, schedule and budget.

Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering.
Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certification preferred.
Experience in use of both AutoCAD/Civil3D and MicroStation/Inroads is preferred.
Kleinfelder offers an excellent compensation and benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.

Kleinfelder is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules).

Please note that Kleinfelder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, Kleinfelder will not consider or agree to payment for any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Kleinfelder explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resume, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Kleinfelder.