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Project Engineer


Civil Engineering

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10333 East Dry Creek Road Unit 240 Englewood, Colorado

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Westwood Professional Services, Inc.


Westwood Professional Services, Inc. is seeking a Project Engineer to join our team in our Englewood, Colorado.  Westwood has a highly experienced and dynamic team of individuals dedicated to providing high-level professional services to our clients. 

Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Prepares detailed construction drawings using AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Identifies applicable codes, standards, or other design requirements
  • Track 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
  • Depending on experience, some coordination with Client and/or Architect
  • 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
  • Produce high quality work and implement and maintain QA/QC procedures
  • Mentor and train designers
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Required Skills


  • Extremely organized
  • Demonstrates active listening techniques
  • Outgoing, friendly, approachable (team player)
  • Strong communication skills with team members and clients
  • Proficient in computer software (Word, Excel, AutoCAD, Civil3D, Outlook, Microsoft Project)
  • Competent technical skills required to complete engineering tasks
  • Able to proactively pursue design solutions
  • Ability to delegate assignments and determine methods and procedures
  • Ability to be open to other ideas and willing to compromise
  • Detail-oriented but also flexible enough to be big picture/conceptual
  • Capable of envisioning the client’s goals
  • Good reputation amongst peers, clients, and agencies
  • Able to follow general directions and guidelines for the firm’s policies, practices, and procedures
  • Strong sense of urgency and self-initiative to meet client deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Possess leadership characteristics
  • Ability to prioritize and manage own workload and manage junior staff's work
  • Capable of envisioning the client's goals
  • Good reputation amongst peers, clients, and agencies
  • Able to follow general directions and guidelines for the firm's policies, practices, and procedures

Required Experience


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in Colorado (or capable of obtaining)
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience as a project engineer




About Westwood Professional Services, Inc. (Westwood)

Westwood is a multi-disciplined national surveying and engineering services provider for commercial and residential development, public infrastructure, wind energy, solar energy, energy storage, and electric transmission projects. Westwood was established in 1972 in Minneapolis, Minnesota and has grown to serve clients across the nation from multiple U.S. offices. In 2020, Westwood ranked on the top 150 design firms on Engineering News Record (ENR), #4 on Zweig Group’s Hot Firm’s List, and #9 on Best Firms to Work For, all national industry lists and record-breaking rankings for the firm.


Westwood provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. We believe that diverse backgrounds strengthen our business. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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This position is located at 10333 East Dry Creek Road, Unit 240, Englewood, CO. View the Google Map in full screen.