Foth Civil Engineer in Johnston, Iowa

Civil Engineer

Johnston, IA 50131, USAReq #224

Thursday, January 10, 2019

At Foth, every solution starts with you.

Founded in 1938 in Green Bay, Wisconsin, Foth offers a tradi­tion of personalized, client-centered service and smart solutions to a variety of government, industrial and commercial clients.

Our more than 600 employee members deliver technical excellence to our clients in three main areas:Infrastructure,Environment, andProduction Solutions. Internally, our members in Foth Shared Services provide support to all Foth companies in the areas of Finance & Accounting, Information Technology, Operations, and Organizational Development.

Economic growth, safety, and aging infrastructure – these are all challenges faced by nearly every community today. As a member of the Foth Infrastructure engineering team, you will help clients meet these challenges while minimizing impacts to the community and the environment. From airports to utilities, roads, and bridges, you will be a part of providing effective solutions that are cost-conscious and practical. Foth Infrastructure & Environment, LLC is currently seeking a team-focused, innovative, and results-oriented Civil Engineer or Construction Engineer who has a desire to contribute to our clients’ success and is looking for new learning experiences and opportunities for career growth. This position will be working out of our Des Moines, IA location. Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform civil engineering tasks under the direction of an engineer, including:

  • Preparation of feasibility studies and technical design reports

  • Coordination of roadway design project plans with associated utilities

  • Design municipal, transportation, and airport projects using CAD principles

  • Oversee and document civil municipal, transportation, and/or airport construction projects

  • Understand and interpret design and construction specifications

  • Demonstrate eagerness to learn new areas of engineering

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Engineering

  • Successful completion of the Fundamentals of Engineering exam within 12 months of employment

  • Exposure to AutoCAD

Preferred Qualifications:Previous experience with the following:

  • Engineering internship responsibilities

  • Surveying

  • Transportation design

  • MicroStation

  • Construction observation

Our culture is described as follows:

Values-Based: Our One Foth culture is grounded in and reflects our values.Client-Centered: We show our clients by our actions that we care as much about their needs as they do.Member-Owned: We have always been member-owned and we expect to always bemember-owned.Influential: Leadership is established through a member’s ability to influence and create followship with other members.Inclusive: We think and behave inclusively. We are stronger together.Continuously Learning: We invest in our members’ growth through professional career development.Innovative: We are entrepreneurial and innovative in what we do and in how we get it done.Caring: We genuinely care for our clients, our members, and our communities.Relationship-Building: We show our commitment to building and maintaining world-class relationships.Collaborative: We collaborate effectively. We celebrate our achievements as a team!Results-Focused: Our performance-based culture rewards and recognizes extraordinary contributions of teams and individuals.Flexible: Foth’s culture allows our members to maintain a positive work-life balance while meeting commitments to our clients and team members.Safety-Minded: We believe that “no job is so important and no work is so urgent that we cannot take time to perform our work safely.”Quality-Oriented: Our members deliver work products that meet or exceed expectations.Transparent: We are open and honest with our communications.Process-Driven: We “follow the process or cause it to be changed” in a proactive and constructive manner.Strategic: We are deliberate in how we set direction and make decisions; we think and act with the end in mind.Ethical: We do the right thing at all times.

All Foth Companies are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law. All locations are tobacco-free.

Other details

  • Job FamilyE/A/S

  • Job FunctionApplications

  • Pay TypeSalary

  • Required EducationBachelor’s Degree

  • Job Start DateMonday, June 3, 2019