Staff Engineer | Tierra Group International (EXP:UNR)

STAFF ENGINEER | TIERRA GROUP INTERNATIONAL (EXP:UNR)

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

This is a full-time position responsible for assisting project engineers and senior consulting staff with the preparation of civil, geotechnical, and hydrologic/hydraulic designs for the permitting and construction of tailings storage facilities, heap leach facilities, waste rock storage facilities, ponds, diversion channels, and spillways. Responsibilities may include field activities such as geotechnical monitoring, drilling investigations, sampling, and construction oversight as well as in-office design support. Applicant must be versatile and willing to contribute as part of a team.

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Geotechnical Engineer | Air Worldwide (EXP:UNR)

GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEER | AIR WORLDWIDE (EXP:UNR)

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

This position is responsible for developing, enhancing and managing geotechncial engineering components and their performance of AIR’s earthquake portfolio risk analysis models that cover worldwide regions. The geotechnical engineering components include liquefaction and landslide susceptibility study of areas of interest and development of fragility curves of various assets subjected to liquefaction and landslide. The candidate will work closely with a team of structural engineers, seismologists, and specialists in financial application of probabilitic earthquake risk assessment, and will have opportunities to work beyond geotechnical engineering. The candidate is expected to be a highly motivated, detail oriented, well organized, and an independent worker and collective team player.

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Student Intern | Western Sierras (INT:UNR)

STUDENT INTERN | WESTERN SIERRAS

POSITION LOCATION: Reno, NV

POSITION DESCRIPTION: 

  • Strong Organizational skills.
  • Optimal Problem Solving Skills.
  • Time Management Skills.
  • Multi-tasking Skills.
  • Researching Skills.
  • Good People Skills.
  • Ability to work part time (20+ hours)
  • Ability to work in a small office and the desire to be a part of building a strong team

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REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering / Civil Engineering / Industrial Engineering / Business with Mechanical emphasis

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Student Internship | Tri Sage Consulting (INT:UNR)

STUDENT INTERNSHIP | TRI SAGE CONSULTING 

POSITION LOCATION: Reno, NV

POSITION DESCRIPTION: 

  • Looking for a well-rounded student to become a valued member of our team
  • A student intern will be responsible for tasks including assisting the engineering staff, drafting of projects, project research and development, and assisting with office administration duties
  • The person chosen for this position will be expected to work well in a group atmosphere with a team oriented approach to projects.

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REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 
A civil or electrical engineering student of sophomore level standing in the 2016/2017 school year is preferred. Microsoft Office and AutoCAD experience is highly desired. Work schedule is flexible based on student’s class times. We would like to complete the hiring process prior to the start of school to allow for a short period with full time days to allow the student time to gain knowledge of our staff and expectations.

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Traffic Engineer | Traffic Works (ELE:UNR)

TRAFFIC ENGINEER | TRAFFIC WORKS

POSITION LOCATION: Reno, NV

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Traffic Works is seeking an entry level transportation planner or traffic engineer for a unique and challenging position. The firm is growing and seeks a skilled transportation professional for an entry level position or internship depending on qualifications. Applicants must be committed to a high quality of work and efficient performance. Traffic Works provides specialized traffic and transportation services (planning, design, and construction support) to public and private sector clients throughout Nevada and Northern California. Candidate must be willing to be relocated to Reno, NV and be willing and able to travel throughout California and Nevada.

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Assistant Staff Engineer | Cardno (ELE:UNR)

ASSISTANT STAFF ENGINEER | CARDNO

POSITION LOCATION: Zephyr Cove, NV

POSITION DESCRIPTION: 
Cardno is seeking an Assistant Staff Engineer/Staff Engineer to work with a multidisciplinary team of accomplished engineers, biologists, chemists, economists, geologists, GIS technicians, and planners in our Zephyr Cove, NV office. This position is targeted to individuals with training/education in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering or equivalent experience.

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REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

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Project Engineer | Contri Construction Company (ELE:UNR)

PROJECT ENGINEER | CONTRI CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

POSITION TITLE: Project Engineer

POSITION LOCATION: Las Vegas, NV

POSITION DESCRIPTION:  

  •  Assist in the maintenance of basic project recordkeeping and correspondence including submittals, daily reports, photographs, and requests for information (RFIs)
  • Perform basic engineering calculations and technical drafting to support field operations
  • Assist Project Managers to gather and prepare data for submittal or transmittal to the customer, vendors, subcontractors, governmental agencies, and internal use
  • Assist in preparation of purchase orders and subcontracts
  • Perform material takeoffs from drawings, specifications and other contract documents

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Engineering Intern | Bender Engineer and Construction (INT:UNR)

ENGINEERING INTERN | BENDER ENGINEER AND CONSTRUCTION

POSITION TITLE: Engineering Intern

POSITION LOCATION: Truckee, CA

POSITION DESCRIPTION:             
HVAC and plumbing design assistance, autocad drafting, assistance with project construction coordination and management, energy compliance calculations, occasional assistance with field commissioning work and possibly general construction labor.

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REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:     

  • Must be a mechanical or civil engineering student who has completed their 2nd year of engineering class work.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested candidates should apply by emailing their résumé to Jeff Bender at jeff@becx.net.

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Summer Intern | Intermountain Slurry Seal, Inc. (INT:UNR)

SUMMER INTERN | INTERMOUNTAIN SLURRY SEAL, INC. (INT:UNR)

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

Intermountain Slurry Seal, a pavement maintenance affiliate of Granite Construction Company, is looking for a summer intern. This position is responsible for assisting with technical engineering and cost information to ensure construction work complies with all engineering standards.  Essential job accountabilities include:

  • Assist with job controls to ensure compliance with contract, budget, schedule, forecasting and job costing.
  • Assist with interpreting design/drawings for craft workers installing material to ensure specifications are followed.
  • Prepare and disseminate all required documentation records such as status reports, punch lists describing work items to be done, sketches of work already completed, material requirement calculations, to supervisor to provide accuracy.
  • Develop job essential data including quantity take-offs, material price lists, labor costs per man hour, and equipment to ensure accurate estimates and bids.
  • Research historical data and productivity analysis reports in order to compile summary reports to develop guidelines and precedence for future estimates.
  • Maintain files of working documents for back-up to estimating figures to support accuracy of bid submission.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:     

  • The candidate should be working toward a degree in a related engineering field.
  • An ability and willingness to travel from job to job for the entire summer for which housing and per diem will be paid.

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HOW TO APPLY:

Interested students should send their résumé to careers@engr.unr.edu by Wednesday, May 18 to be collected and sent to Intermountain Slurry Seal. Résumés should explicitly state a willingness to travel.

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APWA Northern Nevada Luncheon

APWA NORTHERN NEVADA LUNCHEON

DATE: May 19, 2016

LOCATION:
Atlantis Resort Casino
3800 S Virginia St
Reno , NV , 89502

INFORMATION:
Please join us for the APWA Northern Nevada Branch Luncheon!

We are pleased to have Craig Click, Jae Pullen & Jonathan Smith with NDOT to present the “NDOT Rotational Engineer Program

HOW TO RSVP:
Interested attendees can RSVP at www.APWA.net.