Civil Engineering Designer - Land Development

Slater Hanifan Group
Las Vegas, NV
May 08, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
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Job Description

Civil Engineering Designer - Land Development

Las Vegas, NV

Looking for a Civil Designer who is knowledgeable in AutoCAD Civil 3D to design land development projects including parks, grading design and single-family residential. This is a full-time, direct hire position with benefits. Ideal candidate will have several years' experience (designer level or higher) in AutoCAD Civil 3D.


Performs general civil engineering design tasks supporting various project managers, including:
  • Prepares detailed construction drawings using AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Identifies applicable codes, standards or other design requirements
  • Tracks progress of an assigned task against a defined schedule and budget
  • Prepares detailed design calculations and analysis
  • Coordinates with other project staff and associated disciplines and/or sub-consultants such as drainage, traffic, water/wastewater, structural, and survey
  • Coordinates with government agencies, utility providers or other outside agencies
  • Performs field reviews and other assessments for use in design
  • Reviews plans and prepares or reviews technical specifications, contract documents and estimates
  • Participates in contract bidding and administration and provides limited observation during construction
  • Supervises the work of less experienced engineers and/or technical support personnel assigned to the project
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office and AutoCAD Civil 3D is required
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
  • Extremely organized
  • Strong sense of urgency and self-initiative to meet client deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in civil design for land development projects
  • Proficient with AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Good communication skills, written and verbal

Company Description
Founded in 2003, SHG is an Employee-owned and operated multi-disciplined civil engineering consulting firm that serves our clients across the southwest. With offices in Las Vegas, Phoenix and Lake Havasu City, SHG has established an excellent reputation in which our clients benefit from our savvy understanding of what it takes to design a project from beginning to end. We are not just engineers, we are seasoned veterans. Join SHG where we embrace growth and learning in which innovation drives our work.

Las Vegas, NV


Sun, 7 May 2017 14:15:24 PDT