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Stantec Senior Civil Engineer in Denver, Colorado

The Colorado transportation team is a vibrant group, focused on delivering innovative solutions for today’s civic challenges. Building on each other’s talents, we collaborate across all disciplines—from environmental, water, power, digital technologies, and more—to make our communities safer, more resilient, and exciting places to live and work.

We encourage our team to push the limits in an entrepreneurial and energetic environment, focusing on developing our team’s skillsets while advancing individual careers. We routinely engage with experts throughout North America, making the most of today’s technology and being the first to create new ones. With 22,000 employees worldwide and more than 600 in Colorado, you will have access to global expertise while working alongside our close-knit regional team.

We’re driving the future of transportation infrastructure. This is a place to apply your passion and grow with endless opportunities to help advance communities, today and tomorrow.

Your Opportunity

Join our transportation and community development team as a senior engineer on local agency roadway and site civil design projects. Your experience and leadership will drive the project delivery overseeing QA/QC, implementing lessons learned, and mentoring a talented team of engineers and technicians. You will deploy all skillsets including roadway and drainage design principles providing creative solutions to unique sites and civic challenges. The projects that a Senior Civil Engineer may be assigned to may have complex features that will require the application of mature knowledge. This role also leads the analysis of proposed projects to ensure structural reliability, resource efficiency, and cost-effectiveness.

This position is open to part time or casual status.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Provide oversight and mentorship of engineering team

  • Prepare drainage calculations and applicable reports

  • Lead development, produce, and QA/QC of plans, specifications, and estimates

  • Participate in coordination meetings with internal team members and/or external consultants, owner and contractor, subcontractors, and vendors

  • Interface with clients and support development of relationships

  • Support project manager with related duties including development of scopes of work, level of effort estimates, and invoice preparation

  • Lead design functions, such as site planning, roads, drainage, grading, water systems, sanitary sewer systems and other municipal and private sector infrastructures

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Familiarity with plan approval and permitting in local agencies throughout the front range

  • Have strong proficiency in AutoCAD, Civil 3D, or ability to learn within 6 months

  • Experience with public and private sector clients and projects

  • General understanding of all phases of project document production and the relationship between drawings and specifications

  • Experience in engineering design, construction inspection, contract administration, and project management

  • Ability to prepare grading, utility, and roadway plans

  • Ability to prepare calculations for storm drain, water systems, and develop earth quantities balancing a site

  • Ability to effectively discuss project issues with clients and reviewing agencies

  • Thorough understanding of task assignment and schedule, budgeting, and efficient use of time and resources

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, along with excellent interpersonal abilities and willingness to work in a team atmosphere

  • Have in-depth knowledge of critical issues and lessons learned to mitigate errors and maintain project efficiencies

  • Known for sustaining long-term client relationships

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Civil Engineering

  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) license in CO

  • 15 years experience in the design of civil infrastructure including roadway and intersection design

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Civil Engineer

Primary Location: United States-Colorado-Denver

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Manager

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 2000012M