CKL ENGINEERS, LLC is a professional civil engineering consulting company providing civil design and sustainable roadway, bridge, transit and airport construction management and inspection services. Our open concept brick loft styled modern office is located in the heart of the industrial neighborhood of River West Chicago. CKL is involved in a variety of projects, from local roads to high-traffic highways, airport runways to community projects that spur economic development in blighted areas.
WE ARE SEEKING a talented team member to fill the role of Civil Engineer
The job of a civil engineer involves planning and designing tunnels, bridges, highways, buildings, airfields, sewage systems, water systems and harbors, among other. They are also responsible for supervising the construction of these projects to ensure all procedures follow the contract plans. These types of engineers find work in both private companies and government agencies, such as architectural firms as well as engineering, construction and consulting companies. The ideal candidate must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to work in a team environment, so strong interpersonal skills are a must. The selected individual must work well with others and be dependable, organized, and detail-oriented.
Specific work elements
Analyze maps, blueprints, drawings and other topographical geological data needed in drafting plans, computing load and grade requirements, inspecting project sites to ensure conformance to safely, sanitation and design standards, directing construction activities at the site.
Roadway design, hydraulics, erosion and sediment control and civil construction engineering experience a plus.
Strong aptitude in mathematics, physical sciences and engineering.
Effective written and verbal communication skills.
Computer literacy, risk assessment/management and problem-solving skills.
He/she should be a critical thinker and must be aware of ethical issues of an engineer.
Passion for our work.
Demonstrate leadership capabilities.
Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or related field.
EIT or P.E. License required.
0-3 years of experience improving and preparing technical reports.
Microsoft Office, Citrix, Nitro PDF, BiM, AutoCAD, Microstation, InRoads/Geopak experience or ability to self-study required.
Experience in surveying and drafting equipment use; reading and interpreting rules and regulations.
Must join and participate on industry/technical committees relevant to company key goals.
Additional Salary Information: Experience considered in salary negotiations
CKL Engineers, LLC provides civil engineering, inspection, construction management and safety services for aviation, toll and roadway projects. As a civil engineering consulting firm, we have a strong focus on safety and quality in any project we are involved in. Founded in 2009, CKL believes in providing our clients with the best services by utilizing a strong, accomplished team with exceptional ...qualifications to perform engineering, construction management, and inspection services. CKL has been involved in a variety of projects, from local roads to high-traffic highways and airport runways.
CKL is an award winning firm. We have received many leadership awards from organizations such as Hispanic American Construction Industry Association, Women in Transportation, and National Society of Black Engineers. CKL was fortunate enough to be noted in Crain’s Small Business Week. CKL was recognized by the White House for launching an initiative to provide support for and increase the number of students in STEM-based education programs.
CKL Engineers, LLC continues to build and uphold relationships with our clients by providing exceptional engineering services and going above all expectations.