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General Information


Job title: Civil Project Engineer - Water/Wastewater
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Job location: Charleston, SC  29492 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted: 07/05/2017
Job type: Full-Time
Job category:Civil Engineering
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Job Description

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WK Dickson believes that our people are our most valuable asset. From engineers to urban planners and scientists to surveyors, WK Dickson offers its clients a vast network of talent and passion.

WK Dickson’s people are the best in the business, and our success comes from the personal drive of each of us. Our firm was built on the philosophy that people do business with people they like. That goes for our coworkers, too. We work hard. We take smart risks. We succeed together.

Job Responsibilities

Project Engineers are responsible for a variety of activities including, and not limited to, performing standard and complex design tasks, writing technical reports and project specifications, permitting, preparing civil and process design drawings, coordinating with CAD designers, mathematical analysis / calculations, and general project organization.
•Analyze and organize project data with accuracy, neatness, and timeliness.
•Utilize appropriate software applications.
•Work from sketches, notes and other input material to produce computer generated graphs, charts, overlays and completed drawings. Complete finished product with limited direction.
•Search, investigate, and select technical reference data pertinent to a project.
•Prepare and assist with developing project computations, estimates, surveys and designs.
•Prepare capital and life cycle cost analyses.
•Assist with construction observation services.
•Deliver projects to clients.
•Maintain technical coordination with staff.
•Maintain positive communication with staff, clients and subcontractors.
•Follow general instructions and company policies and procedures.
•Comply with all company safety policies and rules.
•Perform additional duties as assigned.
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Job Requirements

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Bachelors Degree in practice area from accredited university.
•Professional license (PE) or ability to obtain within one (1) year of employment.
•Minimum five (5) years of civil engineering experience
•Analytical skills with ability to prepare reports.
•Ability to work well independently and on a team.
•Ability to communicate ideas and technical information to staff, supervisors and clients in a professional manner.
•Experience in Municipal Water and Wastewater.
•Occasional ravel as necessary to meet the needs of the position.

Company Benefits:

Employees are able to take advantage of our:
•Exclusive ‘Talent Development Program’
•Project Management Curriculum
•Coaching/Mentoring Program

In addition WK Dickson offers its employees a competitive benefits package including:
•Competitive salaries
•Medical, dental, prescription drug, and vision care plans
•Matching 401K program
•Life insurance
•Short and long term disabilities benefits
•Supplemental insurance option
•Paid Time Off (PTO) Policy
•Paid Holidays
•Continuing education / tuition reimbursement
•Professional registration reimbursement
•Flexible spending account (FSA)
•Performance-based incentives
•Spot bonuses
•Employee referral bonuses
•Flex-time policy (half-day Fridays)
•Moving and relocation assistance
•Business casual work environment
•Company-sponsored social events
•Community giving and charitable programs

Specific programs vary by region, in accordance with the competitive environments of local areas.
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