Kaskaskia Engineering, LLC has an opening in our St. Paul, Minnesota office for a Professional Engineer with approximately 10+ years of highway and roadway design experience. Applicants should have a thorough understanding of Minnesota Department of Transportation design policies and local municipality code requirements; effective management skills for which to plan, direct, and monitor all aspects of projects; and the ability to coordinate with other internal and/or external team members.
The successful candidate will plan, schedule, conduct, and coordinate technical work on portions of major projects or in a total project of moderate scope. S/He will provide assistance to Team Leads in preparing current status information for internal reporting and for keeping clients informed on progress. The candidate should have a BS in Civil Engineering, PE license in Minnesota, the ability to secure PE licensure in other states, and 10+ years of progressively challenged design experience.
The following duties are delegated responsibilities:
Prepare project scope, schedule, and fee for review by Team Lead.
Prepare design plans for projects s/he leads and/or the tasks assigned to him/her.
Prepare and process construction plans for approval.
Prepare supporting calculations, construction specifications, and permitting for residential and commercial projects in various jurisdictions.
Complete design calculations.
Research code requirements and design procedures manuals.
Verify design computations and plan detailing for conformance with codes, manuals, and design considerations.
Operate Microstation V8i, GeoPak, and various other software applications.
Visit project sites to review conditions as appropriate.
Coordinate with other engineers, technicians, and administrative assistants during preliminary and final plan preparation for conformance to standards and code requirements.
Prepare draft correspondence, technical specifications, and reports.
Attend and participate in various client meetings with various local, transportation, and regulatory agencies, as appropriate.
Have good oral and written communication skills in order to lead and/or moderate meetings with interested parties and stakeholders.
Communicate with project team members, client representatives, review agencies, and others as appropriate to project.
Coordinate final design computations with review agencies.
Coordinate utility disposition on projects with involved public and private utility companies.
Prepare draft cost estimates, periodic reports covering construction activities, pay estimates, and data necessary to document acceptability of materials and quantities for final payment.
Assist business development and operations team with proposals and client development.
Perform all work in a safe manner and with equitable treatment towards all.
About Kaskaskia Engineering Group, LLC
Kaskaskia Engineering Group, LLC (KEG) is a 100% woman-owned and managed engineering and contracting firm that was founded in 2006. KEG is a registered Limited Liability Company with the State of Minnesota, certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) through the Minnesota Unified Certification Program, licensed as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council, and is recognized as a Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) by the Small Business Administration.