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Civil Engineer Co-op W/WW

  • Painesville, Ohio
  • Position ID: 3066
  • Minimum Experience: Entry Level
  • Education: HS
  • Registration: (Not Specified)
  • Required Skills: Microsoft Office
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.


Interested in working with some of the top water experts in the industry? Burgess & Niple is seeking a full time Civil Engineering Co-op for Summer Semester 2022 in our Painesville, OH office to gain experience in water/wastewater design and analysis.

What a Civil Engineer Co-op is all about:

As an important part of the project team and under the supervision of a Professional Engineer, the co-op will utilize and further develop existing drafting skills in AutoCAD on a variety of water line, sewer, forcemain, and treatment plant projects for municipal clients in the region. This will provide increased knowledge of municipal infrastructure design in a real-life application of civil engineering. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to gain field experience to inspect, assess and verify infrastructure conditions. Field work may include short duration documentation of construction activities, manhole inspection, and assistance with survey crews. 

What you need to make an impact:

  • Current Civil or Environmental Engineering student at an ABET accredited college or university
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, AutoCAD experience is highly preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Willingness to work in at team setting both in the office and in the field
  • Valid driver's license with a good driving record
  • Ability to lift up to 80 lbs.
  • Ability to stand, walk, bend, squat and reach

Housing is the responsibility of the Co-op. Typical work hours are Monday - Friday, 8am -5pm.

Why join us?

At Burgess & Niple, our employees are driven by a passion for advancing the built environment with exceptional concern for quality of life, safety and sustainability. We deliver creative solutions that exceed our clients’ goals and foster an environment that creates unlimited opportunities for employees.

Guided by our core values, we are a privately held firm with offices in twelve states and the District of Columbia and projects around the world. Through our Virtual Desktop Interface (VDI) and tech-savvy employees, we seamlessly collaborate regardless of location. Apply today and discover the limitless possibilities for your career at B&N.



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