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Senior Civil Engineer

Date: Oct 23, 2020

Location: Mobile, AL, US

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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Senior Civil Engineer


Location: United States : Mobile, AL

Function: Engineering

Career Level: Senior professionals (> 5 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik Corporation

Business Line: Process Technology & Engineering


What we offer

You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.

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  • Provide civil engineering design in support of capital projects in the range of $20 thousand to $100 million in accordance with engineering standards and code requirements. Projects will include greenfield and brownfield construction of chemical manufacturing buildings, administration buildings, site utility and treatment facilities, as well as general civil site work

  • Serve as the project civil discipline lead managing a team of civil engineers, designers, and drafters in coordination with the project team. This may include direct personnel supervision

  • Responsible for developing the scope of work of work identification and document development, drawing review, bidding documents, writing purchase request packages, cost estimates, timeline development, and budget management

  • Conducts construction inspections, reviews and approves contractor invoices, and manages construction change orders to ensure conformance to design specifications, safety and standards

  • Works with engineering, project management, and purchasing to select engineering consultants, architects, EPCM firms, and contractors, specify scope of work, and manage 3rd party engineering firms through the detailed design and construction project phases



  • Must be knowledgeable and experienced with AISC, ACI, IBC, and ASCE codes. Must be proficient in ASD and/or LRFD design methodologies

  • Must have knowledge of computer aided 2D and 3D drafting systems. Proficiency in AutoCAD desirable

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited program with 6 to 10 years of experience in engineering design and project support in the chemical manufacturing industry. Master’s degree a plus

  • Supervisory experience is desirable

  • Registered and licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) in Civil Engineering preferred

  • Must be willing to  and may be required to temporarily relocate in support of capital projects. Travel may include both domestic and international short- or long-term (2-3 years) assignments

  • US citizenship and a valid driver’s license is required


Your Application

To ensure the fastest process of your application and to protect the environment, please apply online via our careers portal at https://careers.evonik.com.

Only applications that are submitted via our online application tool can be considered.

Please address your application to Woody B Burke. If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact Mr. Antonio Bello (antonio.bello@evonik.com).


Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.


Nearest Major Market: Mobile AL