Civil Design Job Description

Civil Design Job Description

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Civil design provides governance and oversight for civil discipline-specific processes, practices and guidelines, ensuring standardization, consistency, utilization of best practices and efficiency in design products.

Civil Design Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Develop client relationship and build business
Supervise, coordinate and review/evaluate activities carried out by junior staff
Work cohesively with project teams independently
Tailings dams and mine waste solutions
Slope stability and retaining structures
Seepage, water balance, surface water and groundwater
Geosynthetic solutions for waste
Ensure compliance with UK Health & Safety requirements and CDM Regulations and incorporate design for safety
Deliver projects on time and to quality and budget
Mentoring of Graduate engineers

Civil Design Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Civil Design

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: EIT, PE, EI, HAZWOPER, CROR, HRM, WSDOT

Education for Civil Design

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the civil design job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Associate Degree in Civil Engineering, Engineering, Design, Technical, Science, Associates, Drafting, Environmental Engineering, Chemistry, Physics

Skills for Civil Design

Desired skills for civil design include:

Civil/BIM processes as they pertain to collaboration and coordination between disciplines
Applicable local
Federal/national statutes and guidelines
Discipline codes and standards
Commercial availability and cost of materials
Advanced drafting practices and be familiar with CADD principles
AutoCAD and Microstation
Planning and zoning process

Desired experience for civil design includes:

Tennessee PE
Federal, State and Local Permitting experience
Minimum 10 years of experience in MEP works engineering design & construction environment
Experience in design of container terminals or major industrial infrastructure is an advantage
Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology (or equivalent)
2+ years of related experience in municipal civil engineering, roadway design or land development design using CAD

Civil Design Examples


Civil Design Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a civil design. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for civil design
  • Conducts, plans, schedules, or coordinates civil engineering work
  • Under direction of the design lead
  • Relevant technical skills for the water industry - pipeline hydraulics, civil engineering design, construction techniques, understanding of other engineering disciplines
  • Good knowledge about all applicable Civil design Codes , Wind/Seismic criterion
  • 20+ years of total engineering and design experience on large airport programs including design management
  • BS in Engineering or Architecture required
  • Proficiency in overseeing complex alternative delivery procurement methods, such as design-build or fast track construction, startups and close outs
  • P.E., Registered Engineer or international equivalent
  • Must have experience on large airport design programs and previous experience as an Engineering Manager on Aviation programs
  • Design infrastructure earthworks, roads, drainage, wastewater collection and treatment, and underground utilities
Qualifications for civil design
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering with an emphasis in water/wastewater or other related field required
  • Must have strong design and computer skills, enjoy self-directed learning, have an enthusiastic and energetic attitude towards solving engineering problems, and take pride in their role in producing high quality deliverables for clients
  • Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering is required
  • At least 4 years experience in civil/highway design is required
  • NYEDC / NYCDDC / NYCDOT / NYSDOT / NYS Thruway Authority / PANY&NJ experience preferred
  • Work closely with other staff in other departments that may not be within the same office

Civil Design Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of civil design. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for civil design
  • Migration of design data from MX, Civil 3D and 12D into AutoCAD
  • Will be required to provide technical guidance to designers/drafters and less experienced engineers
  • To provide the design and engineering inputs to the designer & IFC drawings to site staff to facilitate smooth construction and support civil construction and Building services installation works periodically on sites against agreed Programs
  • Understand the overall scope of work especially detailed scope of work pertaining to civil and building services
  • Assist civil Construction Manager in coordination with Engineering Department during substation layout process to freeze the building services and external services corridor
  • Finalize the master list of civil and building services drawings with designers / subcontractors/client
  • Collect the civil and building services design input information, drawings, loading data from Electrical Design section and forward to Civil and building services designers / subcontractors
  • Review the conceptual drawings with electrical, civil and building services designer/subcontractor for proper coordination to avoid clashes during construction stage
  • Obtain NOC's & Building Permits
  • Liaise with civil designer and building services subcontractors for delivering the design and drawings in line with agreed schedule
Qualifications for civil design
  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Civil Engineering is required
  • The successful candidate must possess a minimum of 4 years of related Civil or environmental engineering experience
  • The position requires strong working knowledge and educational background in land development, site design, storm water management, drainage, grading, and utility and infrastructure design sound problem solving, organization and communication skills
  • Registration as a professional engineer in the New York State, relevant consulting and /or public sector experience, and familiarity with civil engineering and modeling software preferred
  • The position requires working knowledge and educational background in land development, site design, storm water management, drainage, grading, and utility and infrastructure design sound problem solving, organization and communication skills
  • Relevant consulting and/or public sector experience and familiarity with civil engineering and modelling software are preferred

Civil Design Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of civil design. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for civil design
  • Migration of design data from Civil 3D and 12D into AutoCAD
  • Participate in the selection process for nominations of the Civil Works Subcontractors
  • Arrange the soil investigation and report for design
  • Liaise with civil and building services subcontractors for timely submission of material and shop drawings submittals in line with agreed construction/installation program
  • Review the material submittals in line with specifications before submitting to O/E for approval
  • Liaise with O/E for timely approval of material submittal
  • Participate in site meetings with civil site manager and subcontractor(s) to review the construction methods to expedite the progress
  • Ensuring quality on the site including Nonconformance Reports (NCR)
  • Ensure at all times that all sites are operating in line with the QA process and procedures, statutory, regulatory and EHS requirements
  • Serves on outage engineering support teams
Qualifications for civil design
  • Working knowledge in STADD FDN, GTStrudl, SAP2000, ETABS & SAFE will be an added advantage
  • Shall possess very good working knowledge of MS Xcel and shall be capable of making Xcel Templates / spread sheets for engineering calculations
  • Shall have good written and spoken English soft skill
  • Awareness of QMS
  • Team player, has good communication & presentation skills and quick learner to new things
  • Appropriate academic and professional qualifications (Degree qualified in CIVIL)

Civil Design Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a civil design. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for civil design
  • Able to propose a technical solutions from the challenges of task work
  • Drive a safety culture in the Technical Site Services (TSS) Mechanical and Civil design team and on the Freeport site by living the Freeport TSS Vision - The Premier Partner with Manufacturing through collaboration, innovation, and developing people!
  • Provide coaching and learning opportunities through active listening for the TSS Mechanical and Civil design team members in their efforts to further their career development and improve the skills of the individual and team
  • Drive sustainable, innovative solutions to opportunities within the Freeport capital work process to further improve the services provided in the TSS Mechanical and Civil design team further increasing the efficiency and predictability of capital projects
  • Manage the relationship of engineering partners to further improve their services on capital projects to maintain project efficiency during dynamic capital planning
  • Participate or lead other special projects or initiatives, related to the Site or Function groups, as requested
  • Recruit, train, develop, and lead a diverse, high-performance engineering design group
  • Demonstrable ability to lead engineering design teams within a multi-disciplinary environment for Power T&D (Transmission, Distribution, Substations & HV Cabling) together with a full understanding of design submission documentation and processes
  • Technical expertise in temporary works/ civil & geotechnical engineering with a demonstrable understanding of the underlying principles of structures & Soil Mechanics
  • Consultancy experience across a range of business sectors with demonstrably good commercial awareness and relationships with clients & contractors
Qualifications for civil design
  • Experience of bridge design
  • Familiarity with a range of engineering software, including grillage analysis and finite element analysis programs
  • Familiarity with UK design codes and / or Eurocodes
  • Experience in multiple departments (operations, maintenance, ) desired
  • Work with inter-disciplinary teams on the project to deliver suitable designs
  • Utilities sector (industrial pipelines) experience

Civil Design Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a civil design. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for civil design
  • Manage and coordinate the design development of the projects which may include conceptual, preliminary, and final design for all civil aspects of the network
  • Ensure the development of an integrated design in terms of both the civil/structural work and interfaces with systems that will produce a fully functional network while resolving any design incompatibilities
  • Manage the implementation of projects related technical surveys which may include topographical surveys, the geotechnical investigations and environmental impact assessments (EIA’s)
  • Perform other related duties as required for design and construction
  • Responsible for carrying our design studies and preparing project related design calculations, drawings and documents such as basis of design, philosophies, specifications, Competent in preparing Basis of Design, Material Specifications, Material take offs, Technical Scopes of Work, Technical study reports, Contract Requisitions
  • Responsible for reviewing, checking and commenting drawings and supervise designers in the preparation of Drawings in accordance with Wood and Client technical work practises and standards
  • Within area of responsibility manage work progress and schedule, prepare progress report
  • Coordinate and work efficiently with other Wood offices with regards to workshare practices
  • Provide technical support to other members of the team, ensure flawless inter discipline design coordination, supervision and mentoring Graduate Engineers
  • Support development of lessons learnt database
Qualifications for civil design
  • Experience leading and contributing to stormwater evaluations and permitting applications including, hydraulic and hydrology evaluations, structural stormwater controls
  • Must have the ability to work within a team environment reporting to the Office Practice Leader of Civil of Civil Engineering Services
  • Must be willing to travel to project locations from time to time
  • PE is required or the ability to obtain State of Texas license within 6 months from date of hire
  • Proficiency in the design and detailing of various civil and environmental aspects such as utilities, drainage, streets, and treatment plants is required
  • Must have related experience in mechanical piping, processes, and design of treatment facilities (water & wastewater)

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