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OUR EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

CIVIL ENGINEER (Entry Level)

Prairie Engineers of Illinois, P.C. is seeking an entry level Civil Engineer to join their team. 

Prairie Engineers is a woman-owned civil engineering, surveying, land acquisition and environmental science firm with offices in Columbia, Lincoln, Peoria, and Springfield, Illinois.  The firm provides services to local, state, and federal governments, utilities, industries, and private businesses.  Prairie Engineers is a growing company, looking to add a Civil Engineer to their team to assist primarily in the office with project planning, design, preparation of plans and specifications, and construction administration.  This position will be a full time position with benefits and a competitive salary based on qualifications.  This position is available to be filled in our Columbia or Peoria office locations.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Planning, design, and construction administration of transportation and water resources projects
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Focus on project delivery and customer service with attention to detail and deadlines
  • Communicate effectively with the project team

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering from an ABET Accredited University
  • Current licensure as an Engineering Intern or the ability to obtain within 6 months
  • Good verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a project team
  • Project a professional, positive attitude with a strong work ethic

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Experience:

  • Past experience using Power GEOPAK, Open Roads, AutoDesk Civil3D, and/or ArcGIS Products
  • 1-3 year previous engineering or surveying experience
  • College land surveying coursework with the eventual ability to also become licensed as a Professional Land Surveyor

As an equal opportunity employer, Prairie Engineers of Illinois, P.C. considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, handicap, marital status, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.  

Potential candidates for this position should fill out an application and submit along with resume and cover letter via e-mail to info@prairieengineers.com.