Childs Engineering Corporation has an opening for an entry level/graduate Engineer Diver: 

Typical Duties and Responsibilities

  • The role will involve working on a mix of projects located on the waterfront including Piers, Wharves, Bridges, and Marine Terminals, under the guidance of a Project Manager.
  • The work will involve a mix of field and office engineering work with travel within the United States and overseas.
  • The field work will include above and underwater inspection, destructive and non-destructive testing, topographic and hydrographic surveying, and construction oversight.
  • The office work will include structural analysis and design, preparation of drawings and specifications, quantity and cost estimating, and report writing.

 Minimum Requirements

  • 0-2 years of experience.
  • BS degree or higher in Civil or Structural Engineering
  • EIT certification (or ability to obtain within 6 months)
  • Comfortable in and around the water.
  • Willing to undertake extensive commercial diver training.
  • Competent with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively as part of a team.
  • Ability and willingness to travel, including overnight, as required.

 Preferred Requirements

  • MS degree with strong Structural, Geotechnical, or Coastal Engineering degree focus.
  • Commercial diving certification (ADCI or equivalent).
  • Familiarity with structural analysis software such as STAAD.
  • Diving experience related to underwater inspection.
  • NHI Bridge Inspector Course
  • US Citizen