Civil Engineer

What does a Civil Engineer do?
A Civil Engineer designs and supervises construction projects such as airports, bridges, channels, dams, railroads, and roads. Responsibilities also include estimating costs and personnel and material needs, preparing proposals and establishing completion dates.

How do you prepare?
You need a bachelor’s degree in engineering to be a Civil Engineer and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area.

What’s the pay like?
As a Civil Engineer in Iowa you can expect to earn approximately $76,110 a year, according to Iowa Workforce Development.

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