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Water / Civil Engineer - 1-3 yrs experience

Kelly Services
Des Moines, IA 50381
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Kelly has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace for more than 70 years. We are proud to offer a permanent opportunity near Des Moines, Iowa for a Civil Engineer. We are looking for degreed Engineer with a background in civil or water engineering. This job offers competitive compensation and great benefits.


Under the direction of Engineering Supervisor, serves as project engineer, conducts studies, designs improvements to water distribution systems, treatment facilities and processes, grounds facilities, and provides technical assistance during construction.


+ Prepares designs, plans, and specifications for a variety of water distribution, water treatment and facility projects.

+ Participates in the processes associated with bidding a variety of water distribution, water treatment and facility projects.

+ Provides inspection and administration of construction projects.

+ Ensures contractor compliance with plans and specifications for improvements and additions.

+ Performs structural and hydraulic assessments of infrastructure.

+ Prepares conceptual plans and cost estimates for future capital improvement projects.

+ Serves as project engineer on projects involving outside contractor or crews.

+ Represents the organization at project meetings with local utilities, local agencies, or state agencies.

+ Reviews construction plans submitted by developers, outside agencies, or consultants for compliance to requirements.

+ Conducts engineering tasks for studies on source water, water treatment and water distribution systems.

+ Reviews contractor submittals and shop drawings related to construction projects.

+ Prepares operation and maintenance manuals.

+ Provides assistance, as needed, on questions concerning water service and construction projects.

+ Performs other duties of a similar nature.



Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from an accredited college or university.


Less than one year of experience.

**Licenses/Certifications** :

Engineer-In-Training License.

Valid Iowa Drivers License with a good driving record.

Ability to obtain a IDNR Grade II Water Distribution Operator and/or Grade II Water Treatment Operator License within 18 months of employment


Experience in designing general civil and environmental projects.



Frequently lifts up to 10 pounds

Occasionally lifts up to 25 pounds


Frequently works in office or similar indoor environment, outdoor environment, street environment or construction site

Occasionally works in confined space or the community

**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.

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Posted: 2021-10-04 Expires: 2021-11-04

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