Matrix Design Group, Inc., an employee-owned planning, engineering and environmental consulting firm is actively searching for a Project Engineer to join our Development Services Group in our Colorado Springs office.
Summary: Responsible for providing engineering support by completing parts of major engineering projects or the entirety of less complex projects that include the entitlement and design of land development projects. Discipline involves planning, designing and building a wide variety of infrastructure improvements. This includes waterlines, storm sewer conveyance and treatment facilities, sanitary sewer conveyance system and grading.
Essential Functions: • Design land development projects for residential, commercial and municipal development. • Have the ability to prepare and process construction plans for approval within multiple jurisdictions. • Prepare detailed grading, roadway, water, and sewer plans using AutoCAD Civil 3D. • Complete hydrology and hydraulic analysis, drainage reports, and storm drain design including detention and water quality facilities. • Prepare supporting calculations, construction specs, and permitting in various jurisdictions. • Support construction efforts with construction bid review and periodic construction field inspection. • Work within defined scope, schedule and budget parameters. • Communicate as appropriate to director of development services and project team concerning questions, concerns, progress and results. • Coordinate with other disciplines and locations as necessary, both internal and external to Matrix. • Assist with proposals and client management as necessary. • Perform business development activities through maintenance of positive client relationships.
Competencies: • Competency in AutoCAD Civil 3D. • Ability to take direction and work independently as well as effectively collaborate with teams. • Outstanding verbal, written and presentation skills. • Strong technical writing skills • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite • Proficient in the following traffic engineering software a plus: Synchro, HCS, RODEL.
Education and Experience: • Undergraduate or graduate degree from accredited program in civil engineering. • Professional Engineering (PE) licensure or ability to obtain within one year. • Minimum five (5) years of progressive comprehensive land development experience. • Experience writing drainage reports and performing utility design in Civil 3D a plus. • Valid driver's license, in conjunction with successfully passing the Company’s MVR.
Other Duties: Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
About Matrix Design Group, Inc.
Matrix Design Group, Inc. is an employee-owned multidisciplinary, planning, engineering, and environmental consulting firm. We are headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado and have offices across the U.S. Our services include Program Management, Planning, Environmental, Water Resources, Land Development, Transportation, Landscape Architecture, Structures, GIS, Field Services, and Construction Management.
Matrix is focused on providing innovative, integrated solutions for our clients. We also understand that being a great place to work is not only about the work, but also about the people. We provide a collegial and supportive atmosphere for our employees and provide competitive, comprehensive benefits for the care of our employees and their families.