Jan 01, 2022

Transportation Drainage Engineer in Training

  • Osborn Consulting, Inc.
  • Seattle, WA, USA
Full time Engineering Civil Engineer Transportation Engineer Design

Job Description

Are you passionate about stormwater? If so, we want YOU! This full time entry-level position is an excellent career opportunity for the right individual who desires to make an impact in a privately-owned small business. At OCI, we believe our success stems from every individual employee. We help you take control of your career and provide the path of growth opportunities along the way.

Osborn Consulting, Inc. (OCI) is a fast-growing firm specializing in water resources and stormwater engineering, landscape architecture, and urban design. From design, permit compliance, planning, research, and modeling, we provide a full range of services for all phases of projects. Since 2004, OCI has successfully delivered innovative projects for our clients, including local cities, counties, ports, tribal districts, neighborhood groups, as well as federal government agencies. 

About You
Our new team member must be well-organized, thorough, and trustworthy, with excellent verbal and writing skills. In this role, we’ll count on you to:

  • Prepare and review technical memoranda, reports, drawings, specifications, and miscellaneous contract documents and deliverables.
  • Provide quality engineering reports, calculations, basic illustrations and design drawings.
  • Conduct site visits and provide data analysis as needed.
  • Provide design solutions for projects within budget and time schedules, ensuring compliance to applicable codes, accepted engineering practices, and client and OCI standards.
  • Develop plans, specifications, and engineer estimates.
  • Provides Deputy Project Management support and task management on projects.
  • Responsible for working with field and GIS staff to compile existing condition to support design progression.
  • Provide support to the Project Manager for the coordination and development of all project deliverables, including reports, presentations, databases, etc. and ensuring they meet all project requirements.
  • QA/QC of work by others to ensure completeness and accuracy of team deliverables.

What We’re Looking For

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related field required.
  • Hold an Engineer in Training (EIT) certification or be able to obtain within six months.
  • 2-5 years of experience in design, planning, and implementation of civil design projects with project management experience preferred.
  • Principles and practices of project design and design development through the use of computer aided design software; AutoCAD Civil3D, MGSFlood, WWHM, MicroStation, INRoads, SWMM, HEC-RAS, etc.
  • Proficient and qualified to review the work of other professionals and perform milestone QA/QC reviews.
  • Strong communication skills for coordination with clients and team members
  • An energetic individual with high ethical standards and an appropriate professional image.
  • Active participation in industry organizations such as APWA, WTS, ACEC, ASCE, etc.

Bonus Points

  • Knowledge and understanding of state and local Stormwater, wastewater, and/or surface water industry rules and regulations.
  • Interest/experience designing WSDOT projects.

What We Offer
OCI offers competitive pay, medical and dental insurance for the employee, 401K plan with company matching, paid time off, health and fitness stipend, parking stipend, and profit sharing. 

What We Value
Our new team member will be someone who aligns with OCI’s core values of Professionalism, Collaboration and Creativity, Health and Well-Being, Laughter and Fun, Relationships, Growth and Learning.

Our Diversity and Inclusion
OCI is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture.

If you are an individual with a disability and need assistance completing the online application, please call 425-451-4009. Please leave a message and a member of our People Operations team will return your call within three business days. Alternatively, an email may be sent to hr@osbornconsulting.com. “Applicant Accommodation” should be included in the subject line of the email. Please note that this phone number and email are only for those individuals who would like to request an accommodation to apply for a job.

OCI participates in the Electronic Employment Eligibility Verification Program.

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