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Civil Engineer

Date: Jul 8, 2021

Location: OK-Oakland, California, United States

Company: Transystems

TranSystems' Berkeley office seeks a motivated and talented civil engineer to join our growing engineering team. This position will include civil engineering design, CAD work and plan layout and presentation for a variety of projects, including rail, road, airport infrastructure, coastal development, industrial site development, storm water management and utilities design projects.  Day to day assignments and technical guidance will be directed by current staff Project Managers. This position will also involve coordination with clients, subcontractors, vendors, and personnel in the Oakland office and other TranSystems offices. Some project management experience is a plus.


Basic Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering required. 
  • Minimum 1-5 years civil engineering design experience. 
  • Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel, and various engineering software systems
  • AutoCAD and/or MicroStation.


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Licensed Engineer with 4 to 10 years of professional experience on a diverse range of transportation-related projects.
  • Civil 3D and GeoPak/InRoads
  • Registration as a licensed Professional Engineer.
  • Strong technical skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to lead and manage technical work and multidisciplinary projects.
  • Strong work ethic and the ability to handle multiple projects in a fast-paced setting.


General Duties & Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.


  • Preparation of conceptual design and construction documents using Microstation/Geopak/OpenRoads and AutoCAD/Civil 3D, SewerCAD
  • Preparation of investigative design reports, studies, and databases/maps. GIS experience preferred, not required.
  • Project coordination with in-house engineering and architects and outside consultants.
  • Mentor, train and oversee the work of junior staff as well as maintain a hands-on role in the production of deliverables.
  • Working under the general supervision of the team leader, the candidate will direct, coordinate, and exercise functional authority for planning, organization, control, integration, and completion of engineering projects.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk, use hand and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and telephone keyboard, reach with hands and arms, and drive a car. The employee is required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 80-90 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include ability to adjust focus. The employee must be able to work in a variety of climates (hot, cold) and inclement weather.

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