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Civil Engineer I


Pocatello, ID, US, 83204-7510

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.


This position is responsible for the coordination and planning of all short and mid-range gypsum stack construction activities and operations oversight.  The engineer is responsible for stack progression design development, construction staking activities, as-built surveys, mapping, and volume calculations.  In addition, the role would assist with capital (expansion) project planning and execution, including project scoping, cost estimating, scheduling, funding application requests, and field oversight during construction.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develops and evaluates plans and success criteria to ensure project and/or system performance meets business objectives for a variety of projects and activities.
  • May support the development of new or modified components, products, manufacturing processes, materials and equipment.
  • Participates within teams in establishing the appropriate designs, engineering and execution processes.
  • Communicates project updates to senior management and key stakeholders.
  • Capable of preparing and gaining alignment on engineering proposals, feasibility studies and vendor/construction packages.
  • Performs routine inspections of areas as required by regulatory agencies.
  • Utilizes surveying equipment to provide control to operations and conduct as-build surveys for volume calculations, capacity calculations, slope staking and construction quality control
  • Track actual production and compare progress to short and mid-range plans.
  • Help develop, administer and implement policies and procedures related to engineering and operations best practices.
  • Assist with and coordinate work being performed by outside consulting, engineering and construction firms.
  • Take on other assignments as required to meet business needs.

Typical Education

  • Bachelor's Degree (B.A. or B.S.) in Civil Engineering from 4 year college or university

Relevant Experience

  • 3+ years related experience and/or training

Required Skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Computer skills must include: AutoCAD Civil 3D and MS office Tools.
  • Must have the ability to read and understand Civil, Structural and mechanical drawings.
  • Must be able to manage time effectively and set priorities
  • Requites the ability to manage multiple tasks

Job Requisition ID: 4517

Travel Required: None

Location(s): AB Don Plant - Pocatello 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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