Jacobs Civil Designer - Roadway and Drainage in Las Vegas, Nevada

Civil Designer - Roadway and Drainage


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

Our team is experiencing exciting growth within our Las Vegas, NV office, therefore we have a need for a, H&H Civil Design to assist on roadway and drainage design projects.

  • Conducts roadway and drainage analyses and design per the requirements of the project and various agencies such as Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT), Clark County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC), City of Las Vegas (CLV), Clark County (CC), City of North Las Vegas (CNLV), City of Henderson (COH), Clark County Regional Flood Control District (CCRFCD), Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and Nevada State Department of Water Resources Dam Safety (NDWR).

  • Resolves a variety of complex problems, (i.e. conflicting design requirements, conflicting utility crossings, mitigating impacts, and difficult coordination requirements).

  • Prepares contract drawings and specifications, and estimates.

  • Performs other duties assigned by a Roadway or Drainage Lead or Project Manager.

  • Performs other duties as required.


  • Bachelor’s Degree is required

  • 8 years of progressive work experience on infrastructure projects in particular highway or roadway drainage design is preferred.

  • Proficiency with Microstation, Civil3D, HEC-1, Rational Method, FlowMaster, WSPGW, Flo2D, and HEC-RAS is required.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills including the proficient use of MS Office tools (Word, Excel, etc.) is required

  • Ability to work as part of a team is required

  • Exhibits planning and organizational skills with the ability to work under pressure on multiple project deadlines required

  • Demonstrated ability to see a project through to completion is required

  • Excellent attention to detailing of complex civil design components 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-Nevada-Las Vegas

Req ID: BIA0000KO