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Entry Level Civil Highways Engineering Graduate
The Jacobs Brand Herndon, VA

Entry Level Civil Highways Engineering Graduate

The Jacobs Brand
Herndon, VA
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Company Info

The Jacobs Buildings & Infrastructure Group in Reston, Virginia is seeking a creative, highly motivated entry level Civil Engineer to join our Highway/Civil department.  The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector.  Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by designing world-class projects that transform future development patterns.  We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery.  Our vision is to provide solutions for a more connected, sustainable world.  Core values are inspired by our teammates, our rich history, and our promising future: people are at the heart of our business, clients are our valued partners, and performance excellence is our commitment.  These principals, our specialized knowledge, and technical personnel allow us to advance solutions to any transportation infrastructure challenge.

Our office is comprised of a comprehensive group of professionals who are industry leaders with the ability to work on a variety of projects.  Project types range from large design/build infrastructure projects to traditional projects within the government and commercial sector.  Initially, the candidate will assist with providing solutions and delivering projects for Clients while growing their technical skillset.  An outward focus is required to help grow the Jacobs brand, participate in professional organizations and assist with proposal development.  We believe in career development and offer numerous opportunities in both technical and management disciplines.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Highway design including horizontal and vertical alignment, intersection layout, drainage, traffic signals, three-dimensional modeling, cross sections, quantities, and cost estimates.
  • Construction inspection of local transportation projects.
  • Preparation of associated calculations, reports, and spreadsheets.
  • Working with design teams in all aspects of a given project to develop detailed design documents for construction plans.
  • Conduct criteria research, write non-standard specifications, and assist with permitting.
  • B.S. in Civil Engineering.
  • Previous internship experience preferred. 
  • EIT is strongly preferred. 
  • Experience with MicroStation or AutoCAD and Microsoft office.
  • Experience with OpenRoads Designer, Geopak, InRoads, and / or Civil 3D is a plus. 
  • Exhibit excellent written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Ability to work in a team environment.

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The Jacobs Brand job posting for a Entry Level Civil Highways Engineering Graduate in Herndon, VA with a salary of $53,500 to $91,000 Yearly with a map of Herndon location.