Volkert is employee owned and a Top 100 design firm, committed to delivering the future of infrastructure in three key areas of service: Design + Engineering, Planning + Environmental, and Program + Construction Management.
We are currently searching for an experienced Engineer in Training to support our Texas region located in Austin, Houston, McKinney, Rockwall, Round Rock, or San Antonio, TX.
The ideal candidate will assist their department by performing basic engineering-related tasks including research, development, design and delivery on assigned project(s).
What you’ll be doing:
Contributes to the preparation or modification of reports, plans and designs for projects.
Assists in the preparation of project quantity and cost estimates.
Participate in the collection and analysis of data and preparation of satisfactory designs.
Perform design calculations and conduct investigative analyses toward completion of assigned design tasks, and direct preparation of design specifications
Perform quantity estimates, detailing and check calculations and drawings
Organize scheduling of specific tasks and assignments
Performs other duties as assigned
What you need to have:
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering
Previous internship/co-op experience in transportation and municipal design
EIT Certification is Required
Experience with AutoCAD and/or MicroStation
Characteristics of a successful Volkert team member:
Be a brand ambassador for the company who engages in diversity and inclusion,
Be self-motivated to meet individual goals and maintain accountability in a team environment
Exercise initiative and independent judgement in the solution of work problems
Be able to communicate effectively- verbal and written
Be able to multi-task in a team environment
Flexibility and a positive work/life balance
Challenging and innovative projects
Employee referral program
Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
401(k) retirement savings plan + employer matching
Paid Time Off (PTO) and holidays
Medical, Dental, & Vision
Employer-Paid Life/AD&D insurance
Employer-Paid short-term disability and long-term disability
Additional voluntary benefits
The words from our Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Thomas A. Hand, PE, capture best how you can make an impact while working for Volkert.
“For nearly a century, Volkert has done meaningful work that improves our infrastructure and quality of life. With our commitment to employee ownership and sustainable growth, you can build a career here that really makes a difference.”
– Thomas A. Hand, PE, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Volkert does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee-based recruitment services.