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Bartlett and West Senior Civil Engineer in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

OverviewiPosition Summary:This position will design civil engineering projects including focus areas of public works, regional water systems, energy, land development, transportation and/or railroad projects. Working closely with the Project Manager in charge of the project, the position may identify and develop the scope of work, meet customer expectations, assist in pricing contracts, perform engineering services, oversee project quality, identify resources and manage them relative to a specific project, and meet project deadlines and profitability goals. Position may be expected to serve as the Engineer of Record on project plans and documents.iThis position has a focus in water and wastewater projects. Project work will involve: pipeline distribution systems, elevated/ground storage, municipal or regional water supply systems, irrigation and water diversion structures, water treatment plants, wastewater treatment plants, pump stations and wastewater collection systems.ResponsibilitiesEssential Functions and Responsibilities:Develops plans and specifications for water/wastewater projects.Will focus on pipeline distribution systems, elevated/ground storage tanks, municipal or regional water supply systems, irrigation and water diversion systems, water treatment plants, wastewater treatment plants, pump stations and/or water collection systems design work.Performs environmental studies and writes technical reports.May assist with proposal preparations and fee development.Utilizes AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Water/Sewer GEMS, InfoWater, ArcGIS, in-house water distribution design model to design and analyze projects.Interacts with vendors in selection of equipment (pumps, pipe materials, valves, treatment equipment, storage tanks, SCADA systems, and metering equipment).Performs evaluations of sites, alternate solutions, costs and other considerations for client needs.Will act as part of a team of professionals headed by a Project Manager.Provides internal technical advice to project managers throughout the company for preparing proposals and developing client presentations.Collaborates with a project manager with project planning and provides technical guidance on the development of the project scope, concepts and strategies to be used, task organization, estimates of effort, fee structure and amount, risk management, the identification of other required resources, and schedules necessary to complete the project. Collaborates with the development of cost and budget estimates for the project.Directs, manages and participates in the production of the project deliverables, up to and including signing and sealing of work products as a Registered Professional Engineer. Performs or participates in some or all of the following:Preliminary studies, plans and cost estimatesPlan, oversee, and develop final report for studiesDefinition of and oversight of design processDesigns and plan productionConducting project status/review meetingsSpecification and contract document development and productionBidding and contract awardContract Administration oversightMonitors and maintains quality on all facets of the project deliverablePerforms site investigations and prepares report(s) documenting existing conditions.Provides input to the project manager and/or others regarding the monthly project accounting process, including review of time and expense charges to projects.Stays abreast of new engineering trends, techniques, strategies, philosophies and methods. Participates in professional organization(s) in the engineer's area of expertise and/or client focus. Maintains professional licensure in the states required by the company.Regularly analyzes specific issues on project manager's project to recommend solutions that are efficient and cost effective.Meets with vendors of equipment on a technical basis with project managers and project teams as directed.Selects appropriate materials and equipment for the project application, accounting for desired perfo