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Entry-Level Engineer

Want to work for a top structural engineering firm, but still retain that small company feel with a family atmosphere? Collins makes its people and culture a top priority, while providing the opportunity to work on a varied mix of interesting and unique projects. As a mid-size, but growing, multi-disciplined civil engineering and professional services firm, Collins is a great place to grow your career.
Collins is seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Engineer to play a key role on our team in Salt Lake City, UT. The primary responsibility of this role is conducting a variety of inspection projects including: bridges, tunnels, highways, railroads, and ancillary structures. You will have the ability to solve technical problems and steward solutions through the delivery process. This position is a combination of design and field work with some travel required. 
We offer plenty of opportunities for growth, working with professionals who have decades of experience developing industry-defining techniques. Applicants will enjoy a problem-solving atmosphere and the freedom to bring their best to the job.
TYPICAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Performs design and inspection/field work that does not require previous experience.
  • Assists in the completion of inspection and assessment reports.       
  • Prepares design computations and quantity estimates.
  • Keeps Project Managers informed of work load and any changes to project scope or additional services.
  • Uses computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare calculation packages and design drawings.
  • Is active in technical societies.
  • Is able to attend meetings or events outside of normal working hours.
  • Has limited communication with clients.
  • Instructs draftspersons / technicians on design drawings, data entry, and report preparation.
  • Actively observes and acts in an appropriate manner related to safety.

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited four-year university, plus appropriate continuing education
  • 0-4 years of experience.

  • Engineer-In-Training (E.I.T.) or ability to obtain within one year. 
  • A valid driver's license