Civil Engineering Technician 5- Civil Site- US Hyrbid

at Black & Veatch in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Civil Engineering Technician 5- Civil Site- US Hyrbid

Date: Jun 22, 2023



Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies

Together, we own our company, our future, and our shared success.

As an employee-owned company, our people are Black & Veatch. We put them at the center of everything we do and empower them to grow, explore new possibilities and use their diverse talents and perspectives to solve humanity’s biggest challenges in an ever-evolving world. With over 100 years of innovation in sustainable infrastructure and our expertise in engineering, procurement, consulting and construction, together we are building a world of difference.

Company : Black & Veatch Corporation

Req Id : 98018

Opportunity Type : Staff

Relocation eligible : No

Full time/Part time : Full-Time

Project Only Hire : No

Visa Sponsorship Available: No

Why Black and Veatch

Black and Veatch allows you to lend your talent and perspective to humanity’s biggest challenges in a flexible environment where you are empowered to grow and explore new possibilities. We offer competitive compensation and benefits that start day one. Our hybrid environment allows you to balance your work and personal life. At Black and Veatch, you own your career with purpose and meaning. You are empowered to grow and explore new possibilities at every step of your career journey. Bring your big ideas knowing you are safe to be who you are and speak up with concerns or questions and put your diverse talents and perspectives to use.

The Opportunity

In this role you will have the opportunity to:

+ Perform functions requiring knowledge and use of electronic applications, standards, and document control processes/procedures in support of creating or modifying deliverables.

+ Provides technical guidance to other engineering technicians.

+ This role will be responsible for the development site drainage, grading, utility plans using Autodesk Civil 3D and Bentley Microstation.

The Team

As part of BV Operations, your skills will be aligned to projects that support our 3 market sectors- Governments & Environment, Energy & Process Industries, and Connectivity & Commercial. In roles like Engineers, Technicians, and Skilled Specialists you will be engaged with exciting projects across the globe. From small community improvements to grand-scale Mega Projects, you will be Building a World of Difference through infrastructure growth and development while learning and focusing on your own individual development. The foundation of BV Operations provides the ability to move where your skills are needed and allows for a collaborative and innovative culture offering greater challenges and career development opportunities.

Key Responsibilities

Engineering Standards:

+ Applies knowledge of standards, systems, document control, departmental guides, applicable codes and Black and Veatch policies and procedures

+ May review project requirements and accurately determine the correct format and contents of the required deliverables

Quality / Continuous Improvement:

+ Proactively applies Black and Veatch Quality Program to deliverables

+ Demonstrates personal accuracy and supports continuous improvement and change management efforts

+ Reviews design inputs in order to ensure consistency

+ Assists to ensure deliverables are in compliance with the specific codes and standards suitable for the project

Engineering Production:

+ May apply basic engineering principles and established design practices in developing moderately complex design concepts and deliverables

+ Begins to apply judgment and make decisions with respect to deliverables and input interpretation

+ Capable of handling difficult technical assignments within an area of expertise and can provide technical guidance to other professionals

+ Performs design calculations, detailed material quantities and estimates, and records

+ May review the deliverables of others

+ May define work assignments and maintain schedules

+ May program control systems or participate in other plant start-up activities associated with a specialized area of expertise

Project Coordination:

+ Coordinates with other design group personnel to review and exchange project information necessary for design development

+ May support field activities

Client Focus:

+ Focuses on the needs of internal clients while utilizing an understanding of external client’s main interests and drivers

Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology:

+ Proactively seeks and shares knowledge of latest technologies and processes

+ May apply judgment and makes decisions with respect to deliverables and input interpretation

People Management – (supervision – career development – developing professionals, mentoring):

+ May assist with performance management process, mentoring, and recognition

+ Provide guidance to lesser experienced Engineering technicians

+ May provide mentoring, instruction, delegation of work and feedback


Preferred Qualifications

+ Diploma or Certificate preferred.?Associates Degree in Drafting or an Engineering Design Related Technology preferred.?

+ Typically, a minimum of 5 years related work experience.

+ Autodesk Civil 3D

+ Autodesk AutoCAD

+ Bentley MicroStation 2D/3D


+ Overhead Transmission experience

+ Bluebeam

Minimum Qualifications

All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Black & Veatch prides itself on the support of our employees and providing flexibility to make the things that are most important to you, a priority. This is why we offer our professionals, located near an office, the option of a Hybrid work environment. Our hybrid work approach allows our employees to work two days a week from other locations outside of the office. Additionally this opportunity has the possibility of being located in any of our offices located across the U.S; click the link to see a full list of U.S. Office Locations (select United States). Some positions may be relocation eligible. Speak to your recruiter if you have interest in relocation.


Customer focus

Salary Plan

ENT: Engineering Technician

Job Grade


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Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.

Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.

To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.

A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal pl

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Job Posting: JC240929752

Posted On: May 26, 2023

Updated On: Jul 13, 2023

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