Braun Intertec Engineer In Training in Lubbock, Texas

Engineer In Training

Tracking Code

1626-447

Job Description

Braun Intertec is a 100% employee owned award-winning consulting firm offering geotechnical, environmental and testing solutions in the private and public sectors. Founded in 1957, the firm now has over 30 offices located across the Central United States and has consistently been recognized as a Top Workplace by Star Tribune and a Best Places to Work by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. We are committed to providing a challenging and rewarding environment that encourages employees to make full use of their knowledge, skills and abilities.

Braun Intertec is seeking a Engineer-in-Training to join our Lubbock, TX office. This is an entry-level position to the engineering practice performing construction materials and engineering assignments under the direction of a professional engineer. Also, develops solutions, makes recommendations, and prepares engineering reports for review.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform various field and laboratory tests on soils, concrete and aggregate materials

  • Prepares various levels of reporting responsibilities depending on the scope of services of a project

  • Reviews observation and test data for accuracy and completeness

  • Assists with training as needed

  • Works independently on job site

  • Works with project engineers and client to ensure that client specifications are followed

  • Under close and frequent supervision, incumbent assists Engineers by performing the routine aspects of civil engineering assignments, subsequently providing familiarity with the programs, staff, and operating procedures of the company

  • Performs civil design calculations (i.e. grading, drainage, paving, geometric design, utility design, etc.), sketches, technical comparisons and similar technical work as required by assignment

  • Makes engineering calculations using standard formulas and computer software

  • Coordinates project assignments with those of other engineers and technicians within the discipline group

  • Reviews drawings supplies by vendors, clients, and engineers and architects and recommends necessary changes

  • Develops solutions, makes recommendations, and prepares engineering reports for review

  • Makes engineering calculations using standard formulas and computer software

  • Works independently on specific assignments of limited scope and with engineers and paraprofessionals on larger projects as a team member

  • Prepares field reports documenting contractors work methods, test results, and the interpretation of these tests

Required Skills

  • Problem solving

  • Attention to details

  • Ability to present information and respond to questions from groups of managers and clients

  • Must be able to work independently

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Required Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering with geotechnical or environmental

  • 1 to 2 yrs previous work experience in a construction related environment and/or Materials testing experience highly preferred

  • Client relationship building

  • Ability to travel up to 50%

  • A valid driver license with clean driving history

  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

  • Possess EIT certification

The successful candidate will be encouraged to expand their skills and certifications through company provided training and mentoring. Braun Intertec offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, ESOP, PTO, and paid holidays.

Braun Intertec is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer; AA/EEO/Veterans/Disability friendly employer.

Job Location

Lubbock, Texas, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular