WHO WE ARESince 1930, COWI has pushed the boundaries of design through our involvement on major infrastructure projects worldwide. We are 7,300 people globally, of which approximately 1,300 are employed within the Bridge, Tunnel and Marine Structures (BTM) business line.
In North America, our civil, structural and geotechnical engineering specialists work on some of the world's most prestigious and challenging projects. We continue to push the boundaries of what is technically possible, from designing the world’s deepest and longest subsea tunnel, engineering the world's longest lateral bridge slide, to creating marine resiliency for our waterfront communities.
ROLE SUMMARYUnder supervision, performs engineering work in the field and office following established engineering methods and procedures; applies engineering principles and practices to civil engineering problems; performs related duties as required.
WORK TASKS & RESPONSIBILTIES
- Prepares studies, calculations, designs, drawings, sketches, and plans for a variety of engineering projects.
- Conducts field inspections of existing structures to determine the necessity for future construction, repair, or maintenance.
- Conducts field inspections of construction and repair projects in progress to ensure conformance with plans, specifications and codes.
- Gathers, prepares and maintains engineering data, records and reports.
- Prepares reports, contract specifications, lists of materials, cost estimates, and schedules.
- Meets and consults with professional engineering personnel.
- Performs related duties and responsibilities as required.
PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCIES NEEDED:
- Possession of a baccalaureate degree from an engineering program with a major in the field of study related to the specialty area defined for each position.
- Knowledge of: the principles, practices, and methods of civil engineering.
- Ability and Skill to: prepare routine engineering designs, plans, details, and drawings manually or using AutoCAD; prepare cost estimates; perform mathematical calculations; gather data for analysis; use engineering computer software; maintain an effective working relationship with a variety of people; understand and apply codes, and
- Preferred; Possession of a valid Engineer-in-Training (FIT) certificate issued by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES).
COWI AS A WORKPLACECOWI is a place for collaboration with high-calibre professionals and the opportunity to learn from the best. Besides an extraordinary collection of talented colleagues, you will also have the chance to be involved in some very high-profile work on world-renowned international projects that will test your skills and abilities as a professional.
COWI provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, COWI complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.