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Requisition Number 17-0280
Title Aviation Engineer
Status Full-Time
Location Lisle, IL
Description Ranked as one of Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For,” Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc. prides itself on hiring high-achieving, dedicated, and reliable professionals.

We seek a motivated Aviation Design Engineer to join our growing Aviation team in our Lisle, IL office to support and manage a variety of aviation projects both airside and landside throughout the Midwest. As an Aviation Civil Engineer, you will support the planning, design and construction of airport projects; prepare analyses and reports for on-going projects; prepare plans and specifications; mentor and coordinate the work of analysts and other technical staff and manage and deliver tasks under minimal supervision and guidance.

Kimley-Horn offers outstanding benefits, including 401K and profit sharing (company contributions equaling 18% of your income), an impressive incentive bonus program, and the opportunity to advance your career with an industry leader.
Position Requirements • Minimum of 8 years of aviation design experience, preferably airside
• Must be a professionally registered engineer
• Familiarity with contract document preparation and cost estimating
• Familiarity with FAA Advisory Circular’s and Engineering Briefs
• Familiarity with pavement design and FAARField Design Software
• Experience with construction phase services and construction phasing and sequencing
• Strong AutoCAD Civil 3D or Microstation experience
• Experience with modeling of aircraft and vehicle turning movement simulations in AeroTURN, AutoTURN, Path Planner, and/or AviPLAN
• Ability to work in a team; both collaborating with and mentoring junior staff
• Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills
• Strong sense of urgency and self-initiative to meet client deadlines
Min. Experience 8
Min. Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Required Major Civil Engineering
Professional Registration P.E. - Professional Engineer
Desired Qualifications - Potential/desire to eventually lead a practice; managing clients and a team
- An entrepreneurial spirit
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