Engineering Positions

Civil  Engineer – Design

Status – Full Time
Location – Union, Fenton, Wentzville, Ozark, Farmington, Osage Beach Offices
Description – Cochran is looking for entry level and senior civil design engineers for our offices throughout Missouri.  Experience may include but are not limited to; commercial, site design, parks, roadways, parking, streetscapes, wastewater and sewer, pump stations, treatment facilities, water supply, and storage. Leadership by example includes; operating with integrity and sound business principals, building and maintaining positive client relationships, open communication with partners and team, along with growing and directing a diverse practice.  Senior Civil Design Engineers would also be responsible for the execution of work and ensure the quality and timeliness of deliverables with their team.

Position Requirements – Registered P.E. in the State of Missouri

  • 1+ years of experience in civil design minimum, 3-5 years of experience preferred
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD & Civil 3D
  • Experience in civil design, writing proposals, engineering reports, and writing scopes of work
  • Knowledge and experience with the full life cycle of projects in their respective areas of expertise of discipline from studies to final design
  • Extensive hands-on knowledge and experience of civil design principals
  • Demonstrated ability to manage the design and deliver high-quality work and projects profitability
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

Other Essential Requirements or Functions – 
Work often requires moderate physical exertion including walking to operating areas, walking up stairs, climbing ladders, taking field measurements, taking pictures, and walking projects. Work may require using and wearing personal protective equipment such as hearing and eye protection, hard hat and steel-toed boots. Day-to-day physical requirements involve standard office activities including sitting/standing for extended periods of time, attending meetings, use of keyboard and mouse repetitively, lifting of less than 20lbs frequently, etc.

Candidate should be team-oriented and highly motivated with a strong work ethic, able to work well with minimal direction, able to communicate effectively with a variety of project team members, have the flexibility to perform design, drafting and some field work and recognize the importance of meeting stringent deadlines in an often fast-paced environment.

Cochran offers a competitive salary and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, vacation and sick time and 401K plan.  Starting salary will be dependent upon personal knowledge, skill, and ability.
Cochran is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, or any other reason prohibited under Federal, State, or local laws. EOE AA/M/F/D/V

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