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Civil Associate II (Design/ Construction)

Company: Michael Baker International
Location: Chicago
Posted on: November 20, 2023

Job Description:

WHO WE ARESupported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, -foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.TRANSPORTATION PRACTICEConsistently ranked by Engineering News-Record as a Top 20 transportation firm, Michael Baker International offers clients an integrated team of professionals versed in all aspects of transportation planning, design, permitting, and construction management and inspection. -In addition, Michael Baker International is a recognized leader in the practical aspects of operating and maintaining a safe and efficient transportation infrastructure.DESCRIPTIONMichael Baker International -is seeking a -Civil -Associate -II - Design/Construction -to -join -our -Chicago, IL -team. -Under the guidance of -Engineers, Technical Managers, Construction Managers, Resident Engineers, and Project Managers, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on a variety of -projects performing both design and construction inspection duties. In this role, you will work a minimum of 40 hours per week, and overtime may be required based on workload. Depending on project needs, travel to client sites may be required. The Chicago office operates on a hybrid schedule and will -require -time spent in Downtown Chicago office (2-3 days per week, on average) during design assignments and work on project sites when performing construction inspection. - -Design related duties will consist of the following: -

  • Assists with design, construction documents, plan production, maps, basic -reports, -and other supporting documentation -
  • Assists with gathering background information related to a project site which -includes reviewing as-built plans and mapping existing utility service -
  • Assists with the preparation of -drawings -such as those needed -for highways, structures, and water/wastewater projects -
  • Assists with quantities and project cost estimates -
  • Coordinates with design technicians to ensure timely and accurate deliverables -
  • Assists with document preparation for regulatory agencies to obtain required permits -
  • Assists with preparation for client and project meetings -
  • Attends internal project meetings and participates as necessary -
  • Occasionally visits project sites for design investigations, -and reports findings to Engineers and/or Project Managers - -Construction Inspection related duties will consist of the following: -
    • Inspect construction crews' work to ensure compliance with the contract documents including plans and specifications on active construction contracts
    • Identify and inform the Resident Engineer or project supervisor of observed problems
    • Work with supervisor to address public and contractor questions
    • Make measurements and observations of work being performed to ensure accurate quantities are tracked for completed work
    • Electronically document pay quantities, material requirements, and contractor staff in a daily work report. Assists with gathering background information related to a project site which -includes reviewing as-built plans and mappingPROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS
      • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited school; Master's Degree is a plus
      • 2-5 years of related civil engineering experience working under a registered professional engineer
      • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
      • Knowledge of CADD software; experience with Bentley MicroStation Connect Edition and Open Roads Designer is preferred.
      • Engineer in Training (EIT) certification is preferred
      • Experience with Illinois State Toll Highway Authority (Illinois Tollway), Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), Chicago Department of Transportation (CDOT), local agencies or municipalities, or other Federally funded projects is a plus
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
      • Attention to detail and effective decision making, organization, and editing skills
      • Ability to efficiently work independently within a multi-disciplinary team and prioritize project assignments to meet competing deadlines -COMPENSATIONThe approximate compensation range for this position is $64,470 to $96,718 per year. - This compensation range is a good faith estimate for the position at the time of posting. - Actual compensation is dependent upon factors such as education, qualifications, experience, skillset, and physical work location. -BENEFITS -We offer a comprehensive benefits package including: -
        • Medical, dental, vision insurance -
        • 401k Retirement Plan -
        • Health Savings Account (HSA) -
        • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) -
        • Life, AD&D, short-term, and long-term disability -
        • Professional and personal development -
        • Generous paid time off -
        • Commuter and wellness benefits -

Keywords: Michael Baker International, Chicago , Civil Associate II (Design/ Construction), Professions , Chicago, Illinois

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