Civil Designer


Department: Site Civil
Location: Elmwood Park, NJ
Employee Type: Full-time
Desired Experience: 5-10 years


YU & Associates, Inc is an Engineering Firm located in Bergen County (North Jersey), New Jersey.  We currently have a job opportunity for a Civil Designer to join our team.  This position is responsible for developing and preparing complex highway plans using computer aided drafting and design software.  Duties also include, but not limited to, the operation of a CADD work station, plotter, printers, and other associated equipment.

Key Responsibilities:  

• Design or redesign complex layouts and drawings from general written or verbal specifications from Group Leader.
• Produce CADD drawings using industry, departmental and discipline standards.
• Work with other teams to obtain reference information for drawings.
• Work with project team to execute projects on time and on budget.
• Review design layouts to find and resolve problems involving compatibility with basic design concepts.
• Work with engineering team to investigate and resolve problems with existing designs.
• Participate in engineering and manufacturing design reviews to evaluate design concepts and make recommendations.
• Read and understand 2D/3D drawings.
• Make corrections to the drawings as requested by the senior staff.
• Provide alternative design concepts to meet customer requirements.
• Create and update database of design records for future reference purposes.
• Assist team in CADD drawing and designing tasks.


Required Qualifications:  

• 5-10 years of experience at a Civil Engineering firm with projects relating highway design & construction.
• Bentley MicroStation/InRoads and/or AutoCAD/Civil 3D.
• Strong design knowledge of drainage/storm-water, utilities, signing and pavement markings, and signalization.
• Ability to work as part of a team and be able to organize projects and tasks to meet required deadlines.

We offer all candidates the opportunity to challenge their abilities in a dynamic work environment and your efforts will be recognized through a competitive compensation program.

We offer employees competitive salaries, medical, dental, life insurance, short/long-term disability insurance, and after one year of service a 401(k) Retirement Plan.

Committed to the principles of Employment Equity, we thank all candidates; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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