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Civil Graduate Engineer - Land Development - Minneapolis

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  • Seeking a friendly, detail-oriented Civil Graduate Engineer with 0-2 years of experience, proficient in software such as AutoCAD, and possessing strong communication and technical skills. Must have a BS in Civil Engineering and the ability to work collaboratively with a team.
  • The candidate will be responsible for preparing design drawings using AutoCAD Civil3D, coordinating with agency staff and support teams, calculating quantities in Excel, assisting with construction drawings, and obtaining their EIT certification.

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  • Westwood Professional Services, Inc. is seeking a Civil Graduate Engineer to join our Land Development team in our Minneapolis, MN office. Westwood has a highly experienced and dynamic team of individuals dedicated to providing high-level professional services to our clients. A Civil Graduate Engineer is expected to work on a team providing support to licensed Civil Engineers while learning the company’s standard practices and local agency codes. A large amount of time will be dedicated to becoming proficient in AutoCAD Civil3D. In pursuit of a Professional Engineering license, the applicant needs to be organized, self-motivated, and possess the ability to collaboratively solve complex issues on time and within budget.


  • Outgoing, friendly, approachable, a team player
  • Strong communication skills with team members and clients, demonstrates active listening techniques
  • Proficient in computer software (Word, Excel, AutoCAD, Civil3D, Outlook)
  • Competent technical skills required to complete engineering tasks
  • Able to proactively pursue design solutions
  • Ability to be open to other's ideas and willing to compromise
  • Detail-oriented but also flexible enough to be big picture/conceptual
  • Able to compromise and accept other’s ideas
  • Able to follow general directions and guidelines for the firm’s policies, practices, and procedures
  • A supportive team member with the ability to work both independently and within a collaborative environment
  • Required Experience:
  • 0-2 years of relevant experience
  • BS in Civil Engineering
  • EIT certification or the ability to obtain within 6 months

Education requirements


Area of Responsibilities



  • Prepare various exhibits and design drawings using AutoCAD Civil3D
  • Coordination with agency staff and internal support teams on designs, analysis, and issues
  • Calculation of quantities using Microsoft Excel and justification letters using Microsoft Word
  • Assist with construction drawings using AutoCAD Civil3D including grading plans; plan and profiles; construction details; storm drain, water and sewer facilities; signage and striping plans
  • Applicant must have obtained their EIT certification or is in the process of doing so.


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Full time

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