Burns & McDonnell Senior Civil Designer in Brea, California
A Senior Civil Designer will lead various phases of planning, proposal preparation, site evaluations, analytical designs, report preparation, specifications, and preparation of construction documentation and environmental plans as part of a project team. This position will lead various projects with a diverse portfolio of project types and clients.
Lead various civil project designs including site design, land development, roads, storm drainage systems, storm water management facilities, water and sanitary sewer utility design, sediment and erosion control, and traffic control, airports, and facility design.
Lead drawing production work including problem analysis, design layout and calculations on non-routine assignments of substantial variety and complexity.
Lead a variety of assignments using prescribed methods and standard techniques including drawing sequence and presentation, sizing various system components and refining rough sketches.
Lead the quality review of designs or sketches and mark-ups on ongoing projects.
Present reports, maps, drawings, tests, and other topographical and geologic data to plan design projects.
Interpret design codes and specifications related to design requirements.
Lead design drawings within scope, budget and schedule.
Quality review volume calculations for excavation, dredging, and upland site grading.
Incorporate and approve schedules, budgets and project criteria into civil design and layouts for project financial goals.
Organize and maintain all revisions of project drawings, plot files and project-related information in a logical and well-structured manner.
Train, mentor, and develop staff members.
Participate in marketing and client development meetings.
Responsible for the civil design QA/QC process.
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's or associate's degree in drafting technology and minimum fourteen years related experience, or seventeen years progressive detailing and design experience. Field experience is desirable.
Advance understanding of design software such as: AutoCAD, Civil 3D, MicroStation, and Excel to develop the design deliverables.
Advance knowledge in design, calculations and design systems.
Advance knowledge in the theory and practices of civil discipline; competent in the fundamental concepts of other disciplines as they relate to the assigned discipline; and capable of operating related discipline design software necessary to execute production tasks.
Work collaboratively with others (Project Managers, Engineers and Designers) in a multi-discipline project team environment to resolve design or drawing issues as appropriate and to accomplish objectives.
Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills, and attention to detail.
Job Computer Aided Drafting & Design
Primary Location US-CA-Brea
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.
We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.
At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.
Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Req ID: 191621