WHO WE ARE
Supported 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.
Consistently ranked by Engineering News-Record as a Top 20 transportation firm, Employer offers clients an integrated team of professionals versed in all aspects of transportation planning, design, permitting, and construction management and inspection. In addition, Employer is a recognized leader in the practical aspects of operating and maintaining a safe and efficient transportation infrastructure.
In our Chicago, IL office, the successful candidate will work under the direction of a Project Engineer or Project Manager in the office to prepare roadway or structural bridge plans, technical specifications, and cost estimates. Candidate will also work on-site under the direction of a Construction Manager assisting with and documenting construction inspection activities, researching and solving problems in the field, and assuring conformance to plans/specifications.
Prepare civil and environmental engineering plans, which would include roadway, highway, and/or structural bridge plans, specifications, and cost estimates
Create roadway corridor models
Coordinate with multi-discipline design team
Perform on-site construction inspection/observation
Monitor contractor schedules
Document field progress and quantities for contractor payment
Working toward a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or similar program
knowledge or experience using AutoCAD and/or Microstation preferred
Excellent analytical skills
Strong written/verbal communication skills
Proficiency in organization and presentation of documentation