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Project Engineer, Roadway (Denver)

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Denver, CO
$75,000 - $85,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Oct 02, 2017
Job ID
Project Engineer, Civil Engineering, Roadway and Highway Division (Denver)
My client is a key player in the Civil Engineering sector in the Denver Area.  They are experiencing significant growth and success and are looking for a few qualified Civil Engineers to be a part of their team to take part in this growth and reap the benefits that come with it.  The company is privately held (employee owned) and is very proud of fostering a culture of professional collaboration, a comfortable atmosphere and a commitment to the well-being of all employees.  They have an excellent reputation with both clients and other firms in the market.
In the role of Project Engineer you will be working with a dynamic team on a variety of projects in the Roadway and Highway Division. 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Analysis and design of urban and rural roadways, interstate highways, freeways, interchanges and shared-use trails
  • Prepare studies, reports, plans, specifications and cost estimates for a wide variety of transportation projects
  • Support Project Managers with client relations, stakeholder management, and sub-consultant consideration
  • Coordinate and work with a team of project and design engineers to successfully complete a variety of projects
  • Perform field observation work when necessary, under minimal supervision
  • Take ownership of projects from start to finish
Education and/or Experience Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from an accredited college or university
  • 5-10 years of experience in the design of urban and rural roadways and interstate highways, freeways and interchanges
  • Experience in design of multi-million-dollar major freeway projects
  • Experience in interchange design, rural and/or urban
  • Familiarity with design build procurement and/or alternative project delivery
  • Experience with managed lane projects is a plus
  • Knowledge and experience with Microstation, InRoads, and other applicable software common to the field of transportation engineering
  • Experience with Federal Lands Highway, Colorado DOT, or other state DOT plan preparation procedures and standards
  • Hydraulics and traffic experience is a plus
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented professional with strong organizational skills
  • A desire to grow personally and professionally with each project while working in a team environment to create designs and drawings supporting our client’s overall project goals

  • Colorado Professional Engineer License or ability to transfer a license from another state
Required education:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Base salary target for this position is $75-85K or commensurate with your experience (client is open to any reasonable discussion and is primarily interested in getting a great fit for the position and company culture).
  • Excellent “Cadillac” Benefit package including full Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life plus 401K (100% match to first 4%) plus Profit Sharing plus a discretionary Bonus Plan.  Employees may also participate in a 4 ½ day 40 hour work week and even salaried employees are compensated for hours worked in excess of 40 hours.
If you meet these qualifications and would like to have a very discreet and confidential conversation about this opportunity, please contact me directly at:
Jo Vann
Executive Recruiter
Crabtree & Eller, LLC
A recruiting firm dedicated to Transportation and Logistics