Civil engineer looking for vacancies

They are mainly involved in the construction of building structures such as dams, bridges, large buildings, and roads. The make use of computer software systems in the design and testing of these structures. They also design, for instance, space accommodation and supervises the demolishment of old structures.

Employment
Civil engineering jobs can be found at large construction firms, local governments and some architectural firms.

Qualifications
A degree in civil engineering is required.

Work conditions
A lot of the work is outdoors although planning and design takes place in office. If you plan on working as an engineer in this field, you should be willing to travel to remote areas for new projects. Work hours differ according to the projects but are on average 40 to 55 hours a week. Engineering jobs in this field are well-paid and almost always in demand.