Job Opportunities For Civil Engineers

Civil Engineering has been a part of life since the beginnings of human existence. “Civil Engineers” construct houses for shelter, Roads for transport, Dams for irrigation, Arena for Entertainment, and Cemetery for the memorial. Civil Engineers are not only technical but also artistic.

The Job opportunities for Civil Engineers are provided by the following Industries/Sectors

  • Public Works Department (Transportation, Dams, Ports, Water supply, and Sewage system etc)
  • Construction Sector (Residential and Commercial  Buildings, Industries)
  • Power plant sectors
  • Mining Sector
  • Environmental Engineering Sector
  • Safety Engineers (Construction)

CHOOSE YOUR SPECIALIZATION

“CIVIL  ENGINEER” is a general category, but to start a career in Civil Engineering you need to be specific. The options are listed below:

  • CONSTRUCTION ENGINEER
  • DRAFTSPERSON
  • STRUCTURAL ENGINEER
  • SURVEYING ENGINEERS
  • ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER
  • GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEER
  • SEISMIC ENGINEER.
  • FORENSIC ENGINEER

Career options for B. E Civil Engineering

JOB –(Govt\Pvt) companies:

  • Campus /Off campus Interview
  • Job Website

GOVERNMENT EXAMS:

JOB ORIENTED COURSES:

  • Short Term Courses
  • Long Term Courses

HIGHER STUDIES:

  • ME /MBA (INDIA)
  • MS (Foreign)

STILL CONFUSED HOW TO CHOOSE?

SHORT TERM COURSES

(Below One Year)

What is AutoCad?

AutoCAD is a commercial computer-aided design (CAD) and drafting software application. Developed and marketed by Autodesk. AutoCAD was first released in December 1982 and almost 34 years gone, still reliable and user-friendly software for 2 D & 3 D drawings.

Software’s related to Civil Engineering by Autodesk

  • AutoCAD Architecture
  • AutoCAD Civil
  • AutoCAD Map 3D
  • AutoCAD Structural Detailing
  • AutoCAD P&ID
  • AutoCAD Plant 3D


Building Information Modeling (BIM) software’s by Autodesk

  • Revit
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D

Duties and tasks of a Civil Drafters

  • Compute and analyze all data pertaining to the project
  • Conduct studies relevant to the project
  • Create sketches, charts and other visible aids required for projects
  • Direct and assist in work on the job site
  • Estimate project costs and ensure construction stays within budget

Skills required for a Civil Drafters

  • Ability to stand for many hours
  • Analytical thinking and decision making
  • Handle all weather conditions
  • Flexibility
  • Good math and logic skills
  • Flexibility

WHERE TO STUDY CAD SOFTWARES?

There are lot of private institutes teaches CAD software. Based on your comfort (Batch Timing, Course Fee, and Distance from your residence) you can select any training Institute.

Tips to select an Institute

  • Visit the Institute and verify its infrastructure
  • Talk to the students studying over their
  • Ask for a demo class
  • Search in Google about the review given by students studied over their.

What is STAAD.Pro?

STAAD.Pro is a structural analysis and design computer program originally developed by Research Engineers International at Yorba Linda, CA in 1997. In late 2005, Research Engineers International was bought by Bentley Systems.

Capabilities of STAAD.Pro

  • Model Generation
  • Loading – (Gravity, Lateral, &Seismic. etc)
  • Automatic Load Generation (Wind load, floor load, Area load & Load combinations)
  • Concrete design
  • FEM/FEA
  • Steel Design
  • Report Generation

Companies/Firms using STAAD.Pro

  • Larsen and Toubro
  • Punj Lloyd
  • GMR Group
  • Hindustan Construction Company (HCC)
  • Gammon India

Bottom Line

Learning new things in your career development will always be useful and exciting. This can add extra credit to your resume.

Official Website STAAD.Pro

What is Piping Design?

“Piping” (sometimes refers to Piping Design), is the detailed specification of the physical piping layout within a process plant or commercial building

Piping Design Software

    • CAESAR II
    • PDS
    • PDMS (Plant Design Management Software) – Popular among Indian companies
    • AUTOCAD PIPING
    • SP3D (Smart Plant 3D Software) – Popular among Overseas companies

Note: CAESAR and SP3D are both developed by American company “INTERGRAPH”

Piping Course Module

  • Fundamentals of Pipe, Pipe Fittings, Piping System Component, ASME standards, Flow Diagram, Plant Layout, Piping Isometrics, Piping Spools, and Piping Supports etc.
  • Piping System Design – (Pressure Design, Hydraulic Design)
  • Pipe Stress Analysis

Career scope for Piping

  • Power plants
  • Petro Chemical Complex
  • Oil & gas and Offshore Industry
  • Petroleum Refinery
  • Industrial plants
  • Chemical process
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Cement and Fertilizer

Government Training Institute

HIGHER STUDIES

COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY

  • It should have good Infrastructure.
  • Highly Qualified Faculties.
  • Industry Interactions.
  • Tip: Look for Ranking of University/College you are going to apply (National or International ranking)

COURSE

  • Related to your Area of Interest
  • Job oriented
  • Latest Technology

MODE OF JOINING

  • Government & Govt Affiliated Colleges:
    All India Level – GATE Exam
    State Level – Conducted by professional bodies of respective state Governments.
  • Private Universities:
    Entrance Exam
    Ranking
    Counseling