Environmental Engineer 1

at CDM
Location Wilmington
Date Posted July 26, 2021


The candidate for this position will be assigned to CDM Smith's Brunswick County Northwest Water Treatment Plan construction field office near the city of Wilmington, NC and will be expected to work at the construction project field office for approximately 2 years. Under direct supervision, performs basic engineering tasks, administrative, and technical support to construction project manager in support of a water treatment facility expansion. Reviews submittals, shop drawings, and requests for information. Supports in the management and administration of construction document control. Reviews construction work put in place for conformance with construction plans. Identifies deficiencies in constructed structures. Reviews contract terms and conditions. Confirms that construction timelines, costs, and materials are in compliance with contract terms and conditions. Documents deficiencies, expected cost overruns, materials issues and related construction issues or risks. Prepares related reports. May assist with reports of construction activities. Communicates construction issues to project leadership. Escalates issues to appropriate design staff for resolution. Communicates issue resolution to appropriate construction staff and closes the loop with project leadership when documented issues are resolved. Reviews draft designs and reports for compliance with federal, state and local regulations. Ensures that firm policies and practices are followed on all designs. May create or work with a team to create a poster or other presentation material for a conference. Performs other duties as required.Job Title Environmental Engineer 1Group WSOCDM Smith Employment Type RegularMinimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Civil, Environmental or Chemical Engineering or related discipline. 0 years. Domestic and/or international travel may be required. The frequency of travel is contingent on specific duties, responsibilities, and the essential functions of the position, which may vary depending on workload and project demands.Preferred Qualifications Engineer-in-Training (EIT). Good computation, communication skills, and personal computer skills preferred. Basic knowledge of construction industry terminology preferred.EEO Statement We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship status, genetics, protected veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.Why CDM Smith? CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.Job Site Location North Carolina - WilmingtonAgency Disclaimer All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.Amount of Travel Required 10% Assignment Category Fulltime-Regular Visa Sponsorship Available No - We will not support sponsorship, i.e. H-1B or TN Visas for this position Skills and Abilities Intermediate Knowledge of computer assisted design and drafting (CADD) 3D and 4D software and practices. Knowledge of engineer principles of design. Expert Knowledge of Microsoft business software (excel, word, etc.). Good written and verbal communicationBackground Check and Drug Testing Information CDM Smith reserves the right to require background checks including criminal, employment, education, licensure, etc. as well as credit and motor vehicle when applicable for certain positions. In addition, CDM Smith may conduct drug testing for designated positions. Background checks are conducted after an offer of employment has been made in the United States. The timing of when background checks will be conducted on candidates for positions outside the United States will vary based on country statutory law but in no case, will the background check precede an interview. CDM Smith will conduct interviews of qualified individuals prior to requesting a criminal background check, and no job application submitted prior to such interview shall inquire into an applicant's criminal history. If this position is subject to a background check for any convictions related to its responsibilities and requirements, employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation including criminal history. Criminal history will not automatically disqualify a candidate. In addition, during employment individuals may be required by CDM Smith or a CDM Smith client to successfully complete additional background checks, including motor vehicle record as well as drug testing.