The Rios Group, Inc.
Round Rock, Texas
The Engineer-in-Training (EIT) will apply basic engineering principles, under the direction of a Professional Engineer, to project assignments. The EIT will become familiar with the engineering staff, methods, practices, and procedures of the firm to provide Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) services. The position reports to the Senior Project Manager. It is a salaried, exempt from overtime position, and may require working more than 40 hours per week.
Essential Job Functions
Able to perform specific and limited portions of a broader assignment under the direction of a Professional Engineer/ Project Manager.
Able to apply standard practices and techniques in specific situations.
Able to collect, adjust, and correlate data and recognize discrepancies in results.
Able to perform project assignments within the scope of work and guidelines defined by the Project Manager, and within the time and schedule allocations provided. These assignments will include, but are not limited to:
Obtaining permits as needed for project executions
Preparing engineering documents using AutoCAD and/or Microstation software platforms.
o Reviewing and processing field data on assigned projects
Performing quantity take offs and assisting in development of client proposals
Preparing drawings for exhibits and reports
Preparing and assembling project deliverable packages
Contacting local, state and federal agencies and client personnel to request and check data, reports, and other material, at the direction of a Project Manager
Able to communicate clearly with other company personnel, including Project Managers, Field Staff, and Leadership via telephone, text and email.
Able to report to work on-time.
Education (Minimum) - B.S. degree in Civil Engineering
Certification – EIT in Texas or ability to obtain within 6 months
Minimum previous Engineering experience required, however internships with Engineering firm a plus
Mastery of MS Office products, i.e.: MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Outlook
Working knowledge of AutoCAD and/or MicroStation is a plus
Must pass pre-employment drug & alcohol screenings
Must be authorized to work in the United States
Commensurate with experience