Civil Engineer

Louisiana, United States

Posted on 11/26/2019

Position Details




Manufacturing & Dist / Other



Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)


Bachelor's Degree

Reference ID:


We have an exceptional opportunity for Civil Engineer to join a global manufacturing client.  This $11.5B company has operations across 38 countries. The Civil Engineer job position is in the Engineering & Department. The primary job responsibilities are  to provide civil engineering technical support for plant operation and maintenance, including:

  • Definition of civil/structural project scope of work
  • Input to civil engineering related estimates, designs, specifications and standards,
  • Execution of projects
  • Other needed civil design services.

Generous benefits and a very competitive compensation package are included for this key role. Substantial relocation support is also provided to Shreveport, LA that has been rated in the top 25 cities for recent grads not to mention a great low cost of living with nationally ranked schools in the area and low taxes!


  • Identify opportunities for improved civil engineering design and services (e.g., quality, cost, reliability).
  • Maintains expertise in assigned functional areas, for example, steel and concrete structures, anchor bolt design, monorail design, buildings, roofing, pavement, roads, railroads, pipelines, underground utilities, site work, environmental related projects, etc.
  • Provide civil engineering technical support
  • Technical design of civil engineering projects
  • Perform engineering calculations
  • Conducts feasibility and justification studies of new projects.
  • Participate and lead improvement projects related to the civil engineering discipline and other engineering services.
  • Maintain technical expertise in assigned functional areas, such as concrete and steel structures, landfills, underground pipelines, etc.
  • Provide forecast cost and schedule estimates for capital and maintenance projects.
  • Determine scope of work for civil engineering portion of projects.
  • Provide civil engineering design and specifications to support procurement and construction activities for projects.
  • Interpret codes and standards related to functional areas of expertise.
  • Perform above duties with attention to safety in both work practices and design.
  • Perform above duties with a focus on teamwork and customer satisfaction.



  • Bachelor (BS) degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited university is required.
  • 5+ years of experience supporting maintenance, plant expansion or equipment upgrade projects for manufacturing, chemical or refinery operations
  • Previous capital project construction experience is desired
  • Skilled in leading multi-disciplinary design teams in the planning and execution of complex technical projects, including developing technical criteria, budgets, schedules, and deliverables.
  • Experience working with applicable design codes and standards
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD
  • Site Planning, Facility Layout
  • Reinforced Concrete Structures
  • Steel Structures
  • Buildings and Roofing
  • Basic Geotechnical Knowledge
  • Geometric and Pavement Design
  • Railroads
  • Erosion Control
  • Hydrology/Watershed Modeling
  • Storm Drainage Design
  • Landfills
  • Monorails/Cranes/Hoists
  • Easement and Right-of-Way Dedication/Acquisition
  • Underground Utility Systems
  • Underground Utility Repairs
  • Advanced education is a plus
  • Professional training / certifications are a plus