Civil Engineer

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 12/14/17 by Daniel Ratschowsky
Golden, CO
Engineering Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 12/14/17 by Daniel Ratschowsky

Job Title: Civil Engineer

Company: SGM Inc.

Location: Glenwood Springs, CO & Durango, CO

SGM is a thriving full-service engineering, consulting and surveying firm headquartered in Glenwood Springs, Colorado with additional offices in Aspen, Grand Junction, Gunnison, Salida, Meeker and Durango. As one of western Colorado’s largest engineering firms, SGM offers significant opportunities for professional development. SGM and its employees highly value the quality of life in western Colorado and the beautiful Rocky Mountains. SGM’s success is built upon strong, long-standing relationships with a solid base of municipal, special district, state and federal government, and private sector clients. SGM delivers responsive service and high-quality solutions in the areas of water and wastewater, water resources, transportation, structural, municipal, civil/site development, mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP), surveying, GIS and asset management. 


SGM is currently seeking a Civil Engineer with land development emphasis to:

  • Forward SGM’s mission to make its clients successful by developing and delivering innovative, practical solutions
  • Provide engineering expertise in land development, general civil infrastructure, planning and design of projects
  • Adeptly manage all aspects of assigned projects, including scope, budget, schedule, client expectations and internal project team performance
  • Build and maintain long-term client relationships


Minimum qualifications for the successful candidate are:

  • Strong desire to live, work, and play in Western Colorado
  • Progressive experience in civil engineering including extensive drainage analysis and design, site design and grading, roadways, utility service, plan preparation and permitting
  • Current PE license in civil engineering or related field
  • Experience with progressive drainage regulations and design solutions, particularly those in compliance with Urban Drainage and Flood Control District (UDFCD, Denver, CO) criteria
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Project management experience with strong performance record
  • AutoCAD/Civil 3D familiarity
  • Excellent client service skills
  • Proven ability to work with demanding regulatory agencies to successfully permit and complete projects

Additional preferred qualifications:

  • Progressive experience as a lead client service/relationship manager
  • Direct staff supervision experience
  • Desire to mentor entry-level engineers and be a team leader
  • Track record of successfully developing new business
  • Active member of relevant professional organizations


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