Civil Engineer



Design Alaska is looking for an enthusiastic and charismatic civil engineer to join our team. Design Alaska is a full service Architecture, Engineering, and Surveying firm that provides commercial and institutional design services throughout Alaska. Design Alaska’s goal is to provide our employees with a rewarding professional experience.

Civil Engineering duties typically include:

  • Potential site investigations including existing vegetation, soils, utilities, and road access.
  • Interpretation of geotechnical data obtained from borings and pothole investigations and frozen soils.
  • Design of transportation networks and building sites to accommodate vehicles and people in arctic locations.
  • Analysis of storm water, drinking water, wastewater, solid waste, and hazardous material impact on design.
  • Construction cost estimating. Overseeing construction projects and progress inspections.
  • Occasional in-state travel is required for site visits.

Design Alaska seeks these desirable attributes in civil engineer applicants:

  • Demonstrate ability to self-learn diverse topics over the breath of civil engineering.
  • Interest in environmental engineering to protect public from contaminated soils, asbestos, lead, and pcb’s.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in civil engineering from an ABET accredited university.
  • Autodesk AutoCAD and Civil 3D or similar software experience.

Design Alaska seeks these desirable attributes in all applicants:

  • Works effectively within team environments.
  • Driven, focused, and manages time well.
  • Good communication and leadership skills.
  • Currently living in Alaska.
  • Construction industry related work experience.

To apply for this position, please upload your descriptive cover letter, relevant experience resume, three professional references, and voluntary self identification in the "Apply for this position" section below. To select multiple files, please use the Ctrl+click keyboard function.

Design Alaska is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan/Veteran/Disabled Employer

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