Project Engineer/Civil Engineer

Posted Date 1 month ago(10/19/2023 2:38 PM)
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NV5 is a provider of engineering and consulting services to public and private sector clients, delivering solutions through six business verticals: Testing, Inspection & Consulting; Infrastructure; Utility Services; Environmental Health Sciences; Buildings & Program Management; and Geospatial Technology. With offices nationwide and abroad, NV5 helps clients plan, design, build, test, certify, and operate projects that improve the communities where we live and work.


As engineers, architects, construction/program managers, environmental professionals and beyond, we play a significant role in shaping our communities through the services we provide. We are looking for passionate, driven individuals to join our team focused on Delivering Solutions and Improving Lives.


NV5 is seeking a qualified Project Engineer experienced in Civil Engineering, Transportation, General Infrastructure, Streets, Grading and Storm Drainage, with design experience and construction familiarity. This position is open to part time or full-time applicants for an experienced engineer looking for an exceptional opportunity to manage and grow their career! As a Project Engineer, the ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years of experience in civil engineering, general infrastructure, street improvements, storm drainage, grading, and utility projects. Experience in preparing project plans, specifications, and cost estimates. Additionally, ideal candidate will be proficient in AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel software. Ideal candidate is familiar with working in a team environment and will report to the Project Manager.


The tasks listed are a representation and not an all-inclusive list of essential job tasks for this position.

  • Design General Infrastructure, Streets, and Storm Drainage Improvements.
  • Applies the standards of the City/County and utilize AutoCAD/Civil 3D to prepare plans and profiles for street improvement projects.
  • Design and prepare signing and striping plans.
  • Prepares a variety of exhibits, including composite utility exhibits, etc.
  • Collaborate with the team to prepare rough grading, precise grading, and drainage plans.
  • Prepares WQMP/SWPPP for project sites. In addition, prepare BMP map for project sites and perform BMP design calculations.
  • Prepare project cost estimates. Calculate project construction quantities and researching their unit cost.
  • Prepare project specifications including technical provisions.



  • A Baccalaureate degree in civil engineering from an accredited college
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD/Civil 3D
  • Detailed oriented with excellent writing skills


  • Engineer-in-Training certificate a plus
  • Working towards professional civil engineering license


The pay range for this California position is $38.46- $52.88 per hour; however, base pay offered may be higher or lower depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience of the candidate. Restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. This information is provided per California Senate Bill 1162. Base pay information is based on market location. Applicants should apply via the NV5 careers site.


NV5 offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, PTO, 401(k) and professional development/advancement opportunities.


NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.


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