Civil Engineers

Civil Engineers

Perform engineering duties in planning, designing, and overseeing construction and maintenance of building structures, and facilities, such as roads, railroads, airports, bridges, harbors, channels, dams, irrigation projects, pipelines, power plants, and water and sewage systems.

Key Competencies * Integrity * Dependability * Attention to Detail * Initiative * Analytical Thinking * Achievement/Effort * Self Control * Persistence * Leadership * Cooperation

Representative Tasks * Inspect project sites to monitor progress and ensure conformance to design specifications and safety or sanitation standards. * Compute load and grade requirements, water flow rates, or material stress factors to determine design specifications. * Provide technical advice to industrial or managerial personnel regarding design, construction, program modifications, or structural repairs.


Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Government, Construction,

Job Family Architecture and Engineering

Sample Job Titles Airport Engineer, Architectural Engineer, Asphalt Engineer, Base Engineer, Bridge Design Engineer, Bridge Engineer, Bridge/Structure Inspection Team Leader, Building Construction Engineer, Building Engineer, Cadastral Engineer, Cartographic Engineer, City Engineer, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Manager, Civil Engineering Project Manager, Concrete Engineer, Condemnation Engineer, Construction Engineer, Contracting Engineer, County Engineer, Demolition Engineer, Design Engineer, District Engineer, Drainage Design Coordinator, Drainage Engineer, Energy Infrastructure Engineer, Engineer, Environmental Construction Engineer, Erecting Engineer, Facilities Engineer, Forest Engineer, Forestry Engineer, Foundation Engineer, Geodetic Engineer, Geological Engineer, Geotechnical Engineer, Highway Design Engineer, Highway Engineer, Highway Research Engineer, Highway Safety Engineer, Hydraulic Engineer, Hydroelectric Plant Structural Engineer, Hydrographic Engineer, Irrigation Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Mapping Engineer, Material Engineer, Municipal Engineer, Plans Examiner, Process Engineer, Project Engineer, Railroad Design Consultant, Railroad Engineer, Reclamation Engineer, Reservoir Engineer, Resident Engineer, Resource Recovery Engineer, Road Design Engineer, Road Engineer, Roadway Engineer, Sanitary Engineer, Street Engineer, Stress Engineer, Structural Design Engineer, Structural Designer, Structural Engineer, Structural Engineering Project Manager, Structural Steel Engineer, Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE), Topographical Engineer, Track Production Engineer, Traffic Engineer, Transportation Analyst, Transportation Consultant, Transportation Engineer, Traveling Engineer, Utility Engineer, Wastewater Plant Civil Engineer, Water Systems Designer, Water Systems Engineer, Zoning Engineer.