Civil Design Engineer

ID 2023-6041
Job Locations
US-NV-Las Vegas
Position Type
Regular Full-Time

Job Description

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Take Your Design Career to the Next Level

Are you ready to be challenged, make a difference, and experience professional growth in your career? Kleinfelder's Design team is looking for you! From bridge and structural engineering to civil, electrical, mechanical, and process engineering, Kleinfelder's collaborative Design Services create synergy across multiple disciplines. 


Step into Your New Role

Kleinfelder is currently seeking a Civil Engineer with 3-6 years' experience for our Las Vegas (Smoke Ranch), NV office.


The ideal candidate will participate in and contribute to a diverse range of engineering services in our team-oriented environment providing public and private clients with professional engineering services for transportation, site, and stormwater engineering design. The work is often fast paced with multiple ongoing projects and deliverables, including a wide variety of tasks with competing priorities. The ideal candidate will possess strong oral and written communication skills, excellent inter-personal skills for working in multiple group settings, and a strong desire to learn, grow, and succeed.


Responsibilities would include: 

  • Producing CADD design of drawings using AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or Microstation
  • Producing preliminary and final design plans for multiple jurisdictions
  • Performing spreadsheet calculations using Excel
  • Performing hydraulic calculations for erosion countermeasures and stormwater design
  • Preparing construction cost estimates
  • Reading and interpreting agency standard drawings and specifications
  • Creating technical reports
  • Assist in preparing technical specifications
  • Assist in preparing documents for federal, state and local permits 



  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field 
  • Engineer Intern Certification
  • 3 – 6 (three to six) years of civil engineering experience, especially in highways and roadway design.  
  • Experience in AutoCAD / Civil 3D 

Preferred Experience:

  • Master's degree
  • Professional Engineering registration in Nevada is a plus
  • Experience in MicroStation / Inroads for 3D Design 
  • Experience with ProjectWise 
  • Experience with HydroCAD, HEC-RAS and other hydraulic modeling software
  • Experience with computer-based stormwater modeling programs 
  • Experience with Nevada jurisdictions


Move Forward with Kleinfelder

Kleinfelder has been connecting great people to the best work since 1961. We are engineers, scientists, and construction professionals providing solutions that improve our clients' transportation, water, energy, and other private infrastructure. As a responsive, cross-disciplinary team of bright, curious, and innovative problem-solvers, we are dedicated to doing the right thing, every day, on every project from over 85 offices in the US, Canada, and Australia. Connecting great people to the best work is our purpose - together, we deliver.


Progress with an Employer that Values You

Kleinfelder is an inclusive organization free from discrimination. We are a stronger organization when we are a diverse workforce and believe that through diversity, equity, and inclusion comes creativity, innovation, and unity. We are proud to offer the following:


Benefits: Kleinfelder offers an excellent compensation and benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays. The expected salary range for the position is displayed in accordance with the California Pay Transparency Law.  Final agreed upon compensation is based upon individual qualifications and experience.


Career Development: We are committed to investing in the professional development of our staff, offering each employee every opportunity to grow, develop, and take control of their career paths. We support these efforts through reimbursements for continuing education as well as many of the expenses associated with trainings and certifications, and opportunities for career development through our internal Mentoring Program.


Equal Opportunity: Kleinfelder is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans. (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)



Please note that Kleinfelder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, Kleinfelder will not consider or agree to payment for any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Kleinfelder explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resume, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Kleinfelder. 




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