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Engineer, Water/Wastewater

RK&K is currently accepting applications for entry to Jr. level Water Wastewater Engineers to join our team throughout the Nation. As an engineer with RK&K you will report to and gain experience from a Project Manager and/ a Sr. Project Engineer. You will contribute directly to the project team with the design and preparation of a variety of projects while adhering to RK&K’s QC/QA guidelines.

Basic Responsibilities/Functions:
  • Prepare design calculations, drawings, specifications and costs estimates for water, wastewater, stormwater and municipal water/wastewater systems 
  • Conduct technical evaluations to support planning and design related to water and wastewater systems
  • Preparation and review of technical memoranda, engineering reports, drawings, specifications, and miscellaneous contract documents
  • Participate in community outreach tasks
  • Support field testing and investigations when required
  • Provide construction inspection and administration of water/wastewater pumping and pipeline construction projects.
  • Communicate effectively and coordinate with clients, project teams including other disciplines, such as cost estimators, designers, and other engineers 

Required Experience: 
  • (0) Zero – (2) years of increasingly-responsible, project experience in the study, design, and construction administration and inspection of water, wastewater stormwater facilities and infrastructure (pipelines, force mains, pump stations, treatment)
  • A self-starter, versatile and interested in working on a variety of projects supporting the Water and Wastewater Group including incidental tasks such as design of green Stormwater Infrastructure, ADA curb ramp designs, street reconstruction grading.
  • Excellent technical writing and communication skills required
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the organization and presentation of documentation
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Professional Suite including Word, Outlook, Project, Excel and PowerPoint is required
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD Civil 3D is desirable.

Required Education and Certification
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related
  • EIT (Engineer in Training) or the ability to obtain in 12 months

Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice