• Engineer In Training (EIT) - Water & Wastewater - The Woodlands

    Job Locations US-TX-The Woodlands
    Posted Date 1 week ago(8/9/2019 10:19 AM)
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Start a conversation today with Jones|Carter about your career in Civil Engineering. 


    Jones|Carter continues to grow in Dallas, Fort Worth and Austin. Our Houston offices are expanding. Several of our Civil Engineering practices are actively recruiting for career growth opportunities.


    Jones|Carter is an award-winning, full-service civil engineering, planning, surveying, and professional consulting firm assisting public and private sector clients in design, development, implementation, and execution of infrastructure projects. For over 40 years, we have assisted our clients in a variety of projects including water and wastewater treatment plants, storm drainage, transportation, planning, construction management, and surveying. We have 9 locations across Texas: Houston, Plano, Fort Worth, Austin, The Woodlands, Rosenberg, College Station, Katy, and San Antonio. We currently employ over 500 experienced design professionals and support staff with plans for continued expansion and growth in our future.


    Purpose of Position:

    We are looking for a design engineer to join our Conveyance & Transmission Division within our Water Practice.  The person in this role will perform engineering design, planning, and project management duties on various civil projects.



    Certification as an Engineering-in-Training (EIT)


    • Performs a variety of clearly defined assignments that require the application of standard design engineering techniques, procedures and criteria. Using prescribed methods, applies techniques to specific civil engineering or construction projects:  this includes technical work like civil design calculations, reading and interpreting surveys, researching design options, writing technical reports, creating project reports, basic CADD review and drafting, and project task management.
    • Design, layout, and prepare construction drawings and specifications for proposed waterline, sanitary sewers, and reclaimed waterlines and the rehabilitation of existing waterlines and sanitary sewers.
    • Perform water and sanitary sewer system planning for Cities and Municipal Utility Districts. Understand and prepare analyses, cost estimates, reports, exhibits and other illustrations to be used at meetings.
    • Responsible for creation of manpower estimates, project budgets, and managing the financial aspects of assigned engineering projects to meet or exceed project profitability goals.
    • Responsible for maintaining and documenting project budget, schedule, and quality parameters per set company processes.
    • Simultaneous management of multiple projects & tasks, with varying levels of roles and responsibilities.
    • Collaboration with internal and external Clients to meet expectations.


    • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
    • 2 – 4 years of experience as a civil engineer; prior experience within a consulting firm preferred.
    • Experience in technical writing of deliverables including work plans, quality program documents, summary reports and project correspondence as required.
    • Experience with AutoCAD software and proficient with MS Office (i.e. Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint).
    • The ability to identify work priorities and function with very little supervision.
    • Capable of independent and teamwork environments.
    • Demonstrate proven oral and written communication skills.
    • Must possess a strong detail-oriented work style and an accommodating and proactive attitude.


    Jones|Carter is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and its employees. The Company strictly prohibits all discrimination on the basis of race, ancestry, color, age, national origin, ethnicity, religious creed or belief, physical or mental disability, marital or familial status, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, citizenship status, protected activity or any other status or classification protected by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.


    NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that Jones|Carter does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, Jones|Carter will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Jones|Carter explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Jones|Carter.


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