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Civil Engineer - Site Development

Design – Grants Pass, Oregon
Department Design
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced


POSITION TITLE: Civil Engineer
REPORTING TO: Director of Design - Project Assignments and Accountability for performances.
Lead Civil Engineer - Project Assignment and Coordination of Priorities 
LOCATION:             Grants Pass, Eugene or Ashland


Ausland Group is a dynamic, growing design-build construction and consulting company looking for ambitious people to help lead our team to bring world-class development locally scaled to our communities. With offices in Eugene, Ashland and headquarters in Grants Pass and roots in the industry dating back to 1947, we employ skilled tradespeople, excellent PMs and superintendents. We also have talented civil and structural engineers, architectural designers and other professionals. We work in both the public and private sectors, for buildings, structures, urban places, and civil infrastructure. We have been involved in exciting projects such as: AllCare Health Headquarters (Grants Pass), Southern Oregon University – Expansion for the Performing Arts & new Headquarters for Jefferson Public Radio, and Venue 252 Event Center in Eugene and Knight Library – University of Oregon Campus. Ausland Group thrives on a strong culture that celebrates technical proficiency, fosters client advocacy and serves the community.

This is a salaried, full time position with benefits.

Provide civil engineering design for schematic level drawings through construction documents. Assist with daily coordination and collaboration of in-house multi-disciplinary design staff and outside consultants for commercial, industrial, and residential building projects.
Assist with multi-disciplinary design process to ensure compliance with cost, time, quality, and quantity objectives. 
Maintain high satisfaction of clients through superior service, timely production, prompt responsiveness, and thorough understanding of client objectives.
Foster coordination and collaboration with all project team members.
Assist development team with feasibility analysis and pro-forma creation.
Assist with preparatation of proposals. 
Coordinate scoping and selection of consultants. 
Perform engineering of commercial, residential, and industrial sites which includes site layout, permitting, land use planning, grading, parking lot design, erosion control, storm drainage design, water distribution systems, and sanitary sewer collection systems.
Prepare and seal civil construction drawings and specifications.
Demonstrate ability to work within standard engineering practices and exhibit consistent technical accuracy.
Develop and draft construction documents in CAD (preferably Autodesk Civil 3D).
Identify problems, evaluate solutions & alternatives, and resolve technical issues.
Communicate and interface with other engineering and architecture disciplines.
Demonstrate ability to execute work in a timely and cost effective manner.
Coordinate with local municipalities for planning and permitting.
Perform take-offs and estimates of civil engineering work.
Preparing permit submittal packages
Printing/Plotting drawings.

We realize that every interested candidate might not have all of the desired experience, but here is what we are looking for in terms of experience and skills… the more you have, the better!
Thorough understanding of engineering design.
Strong organization, problem-solving and analytical skills.
Thorough knowledge of civil construction, details, materials & methods
Proven ability to create cost-effective creative design solutions.
Proven ability to manage multiple projects, priorities and workflows, and meet deadlines. 
Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.
Experience with MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook and Adobe Acrobat preferred.)

Ability to lift and move up to 40 lbs. occasionally.
Sitting (or driving) in a normal seated position for extended periods of time.
Reaching by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction.
Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects with fingers rather than with whole hand(s) or arm(s), i.e.: using a keyboard.
Communication using the spoken word.
Ability to see within normal parameters.
Ability to hear within normal range.
Ability to move about.

3-5 years minimum design experience.
3-5 years of experience using AutoCAD software (Civil 3D preferred).
Bachelor’s of Science, Civil Engineering.
Professional Engineers License in the State of Oregon (or ability to receive within 6-months of hire).
Valid driver’s license and reasonable driving record

Opportunity to work in a professional, growing construction company with our unique world class design build collaboration. Benefits include competitive salary, bonus potential, Health benefits (medical, dental, vision), life and ADD insurance, FSA- Health Savings Plan, PTO-Paid Time Off, Health club membership, 401k retirement plan plus employer matching, employee training, and company social events. Be part of Ausland’s Culture Engagers, (ACE) where we inspire teamwork, collaborations and being a World Class Employer. The Ausland Group thrives on having a solid and strong culture that celebrates and values each of its employees.

To bring world class development, locally scaled for our community.

Demonstrates, through behavior, Ausland’s values of Integration, Innovation, Resourcefulness and Tenacity.

Ausland is an equal opportunity employer. We revel diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

We eagerly await your cover letter and resume.

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