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Civil Designer

Kelly Services
Plaquemine, LA 70764
Civil Designer

General Requirements:

Provides expertise for the completion of capital and/or maintenance projects in the Civil Design discipline in order to ensure safe, economical, constructible and maintainable designs.


Has a thorough knowledge and understanding of Civil/Structural Design, Roads, Railroads, Environmental, Site Work, Concrete Design, Foundations, Buildings, Drainage, etc.

Familiar with industry best practices related to design standards and safety regulations including the client's EMETL practices, Life Safety Code, and OSHA standards.

Computer Competency Skills:

Has a high competence level MicroStation, 3D Modeling and an intermediate level of competence in Microsoft Word, Excel and Access.


Has the ability to create complex detailed design drawings and documentation used for construction bid packages and for inquiring/ordering Civil items.


Must be able to work with and get along with others with diverse backgrounds. Must be able to exchange ideas and information one-on-one and in a group.

Primary Responsibilities

The Senior Civil Designer is responsible for all Civil aspects on multi-discipline projects.

Develops scope, cost estimate, schedule, design strategy and determines resources needed on Civil projects.

Applies engineering principles in discipline of competency.

Prepares basic specifications detailing performance requirements, specific components, design requirements, applicable design codes, and vendor drawing requirements. Prepares MST's for inquiring and ordering Civil related items.

Able to prepare and deliver sketches for a specific segment of a project as required.

Evaluates vendor bids and drawings to assure compliance with specifications.

Completes Civil/Structural designs that are safe, reliable, economical, constructible, and maintainable in accordance with the client's standards and work processes.

Designs will include both new installations and modernization of existing facilities.

Collaborates with other multi-discipline designers / drafters to accomplish Civil/Structural design of projects.

Exchanges technical information with peers, other engineering disciplines, and suppliers.

Evaluates the client's design standards for correctness, applicability, and relevance to particular Civil/Structural installations.

Submits Management of Change (MOC) documents to correct existing design standards or to create new ones.

Provides engineering field support on construction projects when requested by the Owner' s Representative or plant.

Reviews and checks inner discipline bid/construction packages prepared for issue. Attends and participates in project team meetings, including final team check. Specific Knowledge and Skills

Superior skills in Civil design and bid package development using Civil Computer Design Tools.

Has the ability to plan and organize work effectively while working on several projects simultaneously.

Has good knowledge and understanding of relevant Corporate Safety and Loss Prevention Principals.

Have effective oral and written communication skills.

Must be a self-starter with high initiative.

Has the ability to understand and use many different types of engineering documentation, including but not limited to: Piping isometrics Equipment installation instructions provided by suppliers.


Associate Degree in Civil Technology, Architectural Degree, or equivalent training and experience.

10 rears of design experience in the Civil/Structural field.

Other Considerations

The individual shall be motivated with the experience and ability to co-lead projects in the Civil discipline with minimal direct supervision.

The individual must be physically able to do fieldwork in an operating chemical plant, which includes taking field measurements and climbing stairs and ladders.

Work in a petro-chemical environment where hard hat, respirator, eye protection and safety harness will be required for fieldwork.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-04-30 Expires: 2021-05-31

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