Civil Designer/Engineer-in-Training

3J Consulting, Inc.
9600 SW Nimbus Ave., Ste 100, Beaverton, OR
Job Type
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Who are we?

3J Consulting is an established and growing civil engineering and planning firm with strong roots in the Pacific Northwest. We believe employee happiness is a result of staying true to our values – and in turn, leads us toward our mission of Growth.

Growing Our Communities | Growing Our Capabilities | Growing Our People

We are seeking an experienced Civil Designer to join our team and continue our growth.

To learn more about us, visit


In this role, you will work directly for a Team Leader, Project Manager, or Principal on various projects. Duties will include preparing plans, specifications, cost estimates, and permit applications for projects. You will coordinate and communicate directly with reviewing agencies and track all permits, requirements, and schedules as the project progresses. You will also be expected to perform construction administration duties including site visits, construction coordination meetings, and inspections.


  • EI Registration or ability to obtain within six months
  • 2+ years experience in site design, storm, sanitary and water design, grading design, street design, and/or permit processing functions, with a variety of projects
  • Graduation from a four-year college or university with a bachelor’s degree in civil, water resources, or environmental engineering; or an equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Proficient in AutoCAD Civil 3D, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Word
  • Exceptional technical capabilities, organizational skills, and problem-solving abilities
  • Clear oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to quickly learn new programs to perform other design tasks
  • Desire to work hard and produce high quality designs

Desired experience, skills, and registrations

  • Experience with implementing Low Impact Development (LID) features on public and private projects
  • Understanding of design standards for various jurisdictions and agencies in the Portland metro area, as well as experience in the land use entitlement process
  • Knowledgeable in the use of Infraworks

Salary range

$65,000-$82,500 depending on experience

How to apply

To be considered, please submit a detailed resume showing all employment and volunteer activities to Please list all registrations and accreditations, as well as a list of projects in which you have been involved. Please list at least 3 recent or significant projects and include your specific involvement in each, as well as a short narrative about the project.