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TERRACON INC Construction Materials Testing Field Engineer in DES MOINES, Iowa

See Terracon's Safety Response to Covid-19 belowJob DescriptionOur Des Moines, IA office is looking for a Construction Materials Field Engineer. In this role you will provide engineering and consulting services for a broad array of projects and build long lasting relationship with clients. This may include performing the following:Performing and/or leading field investigationsEngineering analysis, calculations and recommendationsDesign and development of plans and specificationsObservation and inspectionWriting, preparation, and review of related reports for the services providedReview drawings and construction to assure compliance with plans and specificationsPrepare proposals/ cost estimatesTrack and evaluate project progress, budgets, and recommend changesResearch and resolve design and construction problemsAssign, review, and evaluate laboratory or field data for inclusion in reportsYou will be able to apply sound engineering principles and be able to communicate complex engineering issues and concepts to technical and non-technical clients and project teams. Services may be provided for existing or proposed projects in the public works, transportation, commercial, communications, energy, and/or industrial sectors.At Terracon, safety is a core value. Working safely is an uncompromising commitment at all levels of the company to ensure everyone goes home safe to their family each and every day.Requirements:Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering.Valid driver's license with acceptable violation history.Terracon's Safety Response to COVID-19Committed to Our Employee Safety!Terracon is passionate about your safety before, during, and after the COVID-19 pandemic. As Terracon continues to move forward and grow through this time, we are continuing to take every precaution to ensure the safety of our employee-owners. If you are as committed to your success as we are committed to your safety, then Terracon is the company for you! Our goal has not changed. For Terracon, our guiding principle has been and will continue to be the safety of our employee-owners. It's that simple. We want our employees to be able to work safely in every situation and go home safely each night. As we continue our vision of being "Best at People," here are some of the things Terracon is doing to safeguard every employee-owner:On-going communication with ALL employee-owners on a dedicated COVID Response page, and a portal for their families to have access to resources as wellRequiring specific COVID-19 Pre-Task Safety Planning Protocols for all tasks and projectsEmpowering employees to speak up and say "no" to working in unsafe conditionsProviding an additional 40 hours of sick leave to anyone impacted by COVID-19, including those impacted by daycare and school closuresOffering voluntary reduced work schedule for anyone needing extra time to care for othersLoad leveling work assignments across regions to maintain high productivity and chargeabilityEnsuring proper PPE and sanitation on all project sites by providing field employee-owners with mobile hand washing stations and supplies, masks, and sanitizing kitsUtilizing technology for more remote work opportunities and innovation using everything from video conferencing to dronesFollowing all CDC guidelines including social distancing on job sites, in offices, and in our labsImplementing a stand-by leave program to ensure our employees continue service and health insurance benefits during regional work shortagesIf your passion lies in working with a company that truly cares for your safety, and if you're interested in belonging to a 100% employee-owned organization that will help you grow and quickly progress in your career, consider Terracon and apply today! About TerraconTerracon is a 100 percent employee-owned consulting engineering firm providing quality services to clients. Since 1965, Terracon has evolved into a successful multi-discipline firm specializing in environmental, facilities, geotechnical, a

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