Jacobs Civil Engineer - Highway Design in Englewood, Colorado

Civil Engineer - Highway Design


The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Position Summary

Performs work involving the application of all conventional aspects of civil engineering to the functional area of the assignment. Exercises judgment in the independent evaluation, selection, adaptation, and modification of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develops the civil design for transportation (highway/roadway/rail) related projects.

  • Prepares and/or reviews plans, technical specifications, contract documents, and estimates.

  • Conducts, plans, schedules, or coordinates civil engineering work.

  • Resolves a variety of complex problems, (e.g. conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials, difficult coordination requirements).

  • Coordinate design development and assist in providing technical direction and mentorship to other engineers.

  • Coordinate efforts with assigned design team to ensure completeness and accuracy of design effort.

  • Provide quality control to ensure completeness and accuracy of design team work.

  • Coordinate efforts with assigned design team to ensure completeness and accuracy of design effort.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering is required.

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer or ability to achieve licensure is preferred.

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in highway design is required.

  • Proficiency with Microstation/InRoads and/or AutoCAD-Civil3D required.

  • Experience developing and modeling 3D design surfaces is preferred.

  • Demonstrates ability to prepare plans, specifications, estimates, and studies is required.

  • Ability to coordinate all phases of a project is desirable.

  • CDOT and/or Local Agency experience preferred.

  • Demonstrates strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills is required.

  • Team oriented with strong capability to work independently is required.

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Colorado-Englewood

Req ID: BI 000419