Senior Civil Engineering Project Manager - Portland

The job requires:

  • A Civil Engineering degree from an ABET accredited university and Oregon registration as a professional engineer (PE)
  • Four to eight years of relevant, progressive design and management experience (including staff management and training)
  • Superior technical skills; ability to advise clients regarding complex engineering issues related to design, analysis, constructability, and industry standards.
  • A comprehensive knowledge of local jurisdictional requirements and permitting processes.
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) and customer service skills; our focus is on client service.

The successful applicant will:

  • Plan, schedule, conduct, and coordinate site development design including grading, drainage, utility, erosion control, and road design on a variety of construction projects of all sizes—large and small.
  • Prepare construction plans and specifications, design details, permit responses, and construction support services throughout the project—from start to finish.
  •  Prepare technical reports and calculations for jurisdictional agencies, including stormwater management plans.
  • Attend design meetings with clients, municipalities, and agencies.
  • Manage multiple projects at once, keeping them on-schedule and within budget.
  • Understand design and drawing production effort as well as client, staff, and resource management.
  • Direct engineering and technical staff while working with peers in team situations.
  • Obtain profitable work by developing scope of work and estimated fees for new projects; write proposals for new work.
  • Work directly with clients from project planning through completion.
  • Expand the Portland civil team’s client base.
  • Represent the firm in the community, both professional and public.
  • Help the firm build a cohesive team of engineers and designers who are experts in their field and create an environment that maximizes each person’s potential. Teach, motivate, empower, and manage.

Express interest in a personal interview by sending a resume and cover letter to


Job Location: 
Portland, OR

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