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Faculty and Academic Administration

  • Assistant Professor – (171119)

Job Category: Faculty
Department: Engineering
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: Dec 1, 2017, 12:59:00 AM

About Us:
Boise State University, powered by creativity and innovation, stands uniquely positioned in the Northwest as a metropolitan research university of distinction. Learn more about Boise State and the City of Boise at https://go.boisestate.edu/join-our-team/.Boise State University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings and to strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Boise State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply. We are a welcoming campus that supports diversity and inclusion.

Overview:
Applicants must have at least one (bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral) degree in Civil Engineering, and in all cases a doctoral degree in Civil Engineering or a discipline closely related to Environmental Engineering, as well as the ability to perform high-quality research as evidenced by acquisition of external funding and peer-reviewed publications.

Minimum Qualifications:
Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, a doctorate degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline, and the ability to perform high-quality research as evidenced by acquisition of external funding and peer-reviewed publications.

Preferred Qualifications:
Applicants are required to have a professional engineer’s license or the ability to acquire one within three years of appointment, in accordance with State of Idaho rules to teach design courses.

The Civil Engineering Department is part of a vibrant College of Engineering. The College is experiencing tremendous growth and enjoys a high level of support from the high-tech industry in Idaho and the intermountain west.

Recognized as a university on the move, Boise State University is the largest university in Idaho, with enrollment of more than 23,000 students. The University is located in the heart of Idaho’s capital city, a growing metropolitan area that serves as the government, business, high-tech, economic, and cultural center of the state. Time Magazine ranked Boise #1 in 2014 for ‘getting it right’ with a thriving economy, a booming cultural scene, quality health care, and a growing university. Livability.com also ranked Boise first among the top 10 cities to raise a family thanks to an abundant quality of life, a family-friendly culture, a vibrant downtown, and great outdoor recreation including skiing, rafting, camping, fishing, and biking. To further enhance the superb quality of life Boise offers, the University has committed to sustaining the conditions necessary for faculty to enter and thrive in their academic careers while meeting personal and family responsibilities.

Application Instructions: Please go to https://hrs.boisestate.edu/careers/ to apply. Please attach to your online application a cover letter indicating your interest and qualifications; a curriculum vitae; statements of teaching and research interests; and three professional references with contact information.
Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2017 and will continue until 11:59pm on November 30, 2017.

About the University: http://www.boisestate.edu/.
About the City of Boise: http://www.boisechamber.org/.
About the Department: http://coen.boisestate.edu/ce/.

Benefits
Boise State University is committed to offering a benefits package that provides health and financial protection plans as well as resources to promote health and well-being. Our program provides flexibility so you can choose the benefits that are right for you and your family. Learn more about our benefit options at https://hrs.boisestate.edu/benefits.

Classified Staff

  • The Civil Engineering Department does not currently have any vacancies in this area.

Past Students – Bachelor’s Degree and Higher

  • Forterra Structural Engineer

Forterra Structural Precast, a leading precast/prestressed concrete producer, has an immediate opening for a structural engineer. Candidates must have a BS or higher degree in Civil/Structural Engineering and ability to obtain a PE license. The successful applicant will calculate and design precast/prestressed concrete elements and systems on a wide variety of projects. Also able to navigate construction documents and perform a material take off for material procurement and cost estimating. The position requires good technical & communication skills and a willingness to learn precast specific design software. See more about Forterra’s award winning projects and products on our website at www.forterrastructuralandspecialty.com

Requirements
– BS or higher degree in Civil/Structural Engineering
– Ability to obtain an Idaho Professional Engineering License.
– Strong technical and communication skills
– Professional in appearance and manner

  • Forterra Construction Manager

Forterra Structural Precast, a leading precast/prestressed concrete producer, has an immediate opening for a Construction/Project Manager. Candidate must be able to navigate and understand construction documents. Must have received a degree in Construction Management. Construction experience is also preferred. The successful applicant will prepare production/product delivery schedules and coordinate construction with designers and general contractors. The position requires good technical & communication skills and a willingness to learn precast specific shop drawings and construction techniques. See more about Forterra’s award winning projects and products on our website at http://forterrabp.com/structural-specialty/

Requirements
– Proficiency with spreadsheets, good work ethic, and strong communication skills
– Ability to read and understand construction documents
– Construction management degree required
– Strong technical and communication skills
– Professional in appearance and manner

  • Civil Survey Consultants, Inc. Engineering/Surveying

Check out Civil Survey Consultants, Inc.’s job position flyer here.

  • Thompson Engineers, Inc. Civil Engineer

Thompson Engineers, Inc. is seeking a civil engineer to join our practice in transportation engineering. We have been practicing in Southwest Idaho for 14 years, providing transportation engineering services to public agencies and private clients.

The ideal candidate would have a master’s degree in transportation engineering with experience in computer applications of highway capacity analysis and an understanding of traffic impact study procedures. Transportation computer modeling skills are highly desirable. A candidate with a bachelor’s degree, or working toward that degree would be acceptable if elective coursework in transportation engineering is included in his or her studies. Professional experience is a plus. Spreadsheet skills and good technical writing skills are a must.

Salary commensurate with experience and education.

Candidates interested in applying should submit a resume to: thompsonengineers@cableone.net

Undergraduate Students and Internship Opportunities

  • ANR Group Inc. Internship Opportunities

ANR Group Inc., a recruiting company based in Richland, Washington is now accepting internship applications for the 2017-2018 School Year and Summer Session. We have contracts with CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company (CHPRC), the Department of Energy – Richland Operations Office (DOE-RL), Department of Energy – Office of River Protection (DOE-ORP), and Mission Support Alliance (MSA) to recruit students for their summer intern programs on the Department of Energy site (Hanford site) in Richland, WA.These companies are responsible for clean-up activities on the Hanford site.DOE oversees the projects associated with cleaning up the reactors, soil, groundwater, solid waste burial sites, and also manages the demolition of facilities, and the disposition of the remaining plutonium left on the site.MSA is responsible for services such as safeguards and security, environmental integration, site infrastructure and utilities, site business management, information resources and content management and portfolio management.CH2M HILL Plateau Remediation Company is responsible for waste retrieval and fuels management, groundwater and vadose zone remediation, demolition of facilities and canyons, and closure of the Plutonium Finishing PlantThese intern programs allow students to obtain real world experience in their field of study and each intern is assigned a mentor that works with the student during the entire internship. In addition to gaining valuable experience, the interns are paid for the hours they work, and typically run for 10-14 weeks depending on the student’s schedule.All internships are paid, for example a junior Engineer salary ranges from $18.00/hr. to $25.00/hr., senior level students to Grad students can earn $20.00/hr. to $ 32.00/hr. I don’t have an exact number yet on how many internship positions will be offered, but we had 90+ positions this last year and I expect about that same number this year.If you are looking for an internship, please visit our internship website, www.anrinterns.com to get more information and apply for the program. Students can also contact me directly at 509-946-1725, or via e-mail at jeromys@anrgroupinc.com I have also attached a flyer that provides additional information.

ANR 2018 Internship Flyer

Please review Civil Engineering department policies on student travel, internships, and hourly pay here.