Huitt-Zollars' Seattle, Washington office has an excellent full-time Civil Engineer Graduate EIT opportunity for a recent graduate seeking to further their experience in infrastructure design. The role assists project managers in design of trails, rail transit, roadways, drainage, and site development projects. The successful candidate will be self-motivated and proficient in MicroStation, OpenRoads, ArcGIS, and/or AutoCAD Civil 3D applications. This is a great opportunity for a graduate to embark on their career at a premier design firm and work on notable projects under the mentorship of talented professional engineers.
HZ is a leading full-service design firm providing innovative planning, engineering, architectural design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery to our clients in the public and private sector. We provide quality solutions for our clients and employment opportunities to qualified talent.
Assist project engineers in the development of roadway, trails, transit, drainage and site development design plans
Assist in the preparation of project reports
Work collaboratively in a team environment with engineers and project managers for timely project completion
Learn to develop and produce conceptual, preliminary and final roadway and highway design drawings
Learn to prepare roadway plans, detail drawings and project specifications
Incorporate changes at the direction of supervisory engineers
Participate in design reviews to evaluate design concepts and make corrections to drawings as requested by project managers
Research materials and assemblies for design and construction drawings as needed
Attend project meetings and prepare graphic materials for presentations and/or documents if needed
Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering (BSCE)
EIT Certification a plus
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Some roadway design experience is a plus
Strong interest in obtaining solid understanding of roadway design and safety principles and methodologies
Desire to grow personally and professionally
Works well in a collaborative open office environment and communicates well with team members
Demonstrates attributes of initiative, resourcefulness and commitment
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
MicroStation, OpenRoads, AutoCAD Civil 3D and ArcGIS software experience is a plus
HEC-RAS and HEC-HMS drainage software experienced is a plus
We offer a competitive benefits and compensation package including medical, dental, vision, life, long/short-term disability plans and two retirement plans: 401(k) and ESOP.