Civil Engineering Co-op – Madison, Milwaukee or Reedsburg Office

About the Opportunity

Vierbicher is a team of professional engineers, planners, community development specialists, land surveyors, and GIS specialists who provide comprehensive solutions for an array of project types in the Upper Midwest. We are dedicated to providing our clients with quality services, skilled staff and the loyalty and integrity we believe are necessary to developing successful projects. Our goal is to build relationships of trust and understanding. It is that trust that promotes cooperation, teamwork, and lasting client relationships.

Vierbicher has an opening for a Civil Engineering Co-op in our Madison, Milwaukee, or Reedsburg office. Our Co-op program provides real-world experience including hands-on mentorship from our experience engineering staff. This program is designed to expand students’ knowledge and help them become a well-rounded civil engineer. Students interested in this position should have an interest in pursuing a Civil Engineering degree.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assistance with infrastructure and site design including: street plans (plan & profile, cross sections, etc.), grading and erosion control plans, storm water management facilities, sanitary sewer systems, water distribution systems and storm sewer systems
  • Preparation of quantity take-offs and cost estimates
  • Assistance with preparation of specifications
  • Assistance with preparation of permit applications
  • Learn and become familiar with applicable local, state, and federal governmental requirements, codes, industry standards, and internal procedures and policies
  • Construction and/or storm water management inspections
  • Assistance with land surveying and construction staking

Desired Skills and Experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D, and other civil engineering design tools
  • Ability to work well independently or on a team

Education and Experience

  • Pursuing a degree in civil engineering or related field is required
  • Previous experience in the civil industry is preferred

Additional Information

Vierbicher offers competitive compensation, health insurance and paid time off, along with professional training and educational opportunities.

Vierbicher Associates, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants and employees for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

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