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Stormwater Civil Engineer #1924

Ayres Associates has been serving Colorado communities for over 25 years. We are currently looking for you – an engineer with passion for improving the places we live, work, and play. We currently have an exciting career opportunity for an experienced stormwater civil engineer to join the team in our Fort Collins, CO, office. You will join a strong technical staff to lead design efforts on both public and private client projects. If you are looking for a challenge and opportunities for growth, please apply today.


Job Responsibilities

  • Design stormwater-focused civil engineering projects including stormwater systems, trenchless rehabilitation, rivers and open channel systems, and other public infrastructure.
  • Lead design efforts on public and private client projects.
  • Lead presentations and project meetings with the client and public.
  • Assist with developing scopes for proposals and maintaining client relationships.
  • Coordinate and oversee construction activities on various types of projects.
  • Gather and analyze data on stormwater projects and prepare reports, plans and specifications, and cost estimates.
  • Work with both private and public clients for various projects.
  • Collaborate with the project team to solve design challenges.


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering; master’s degree in related field is desirable.
  • Colorado Professional Engineer registration.
  • 5-10 years of progressive experience on stormwater-related projects.
  • Experience in design and construction projects for public sector clients.
  • Experience and interest in watershed hydrology, stormwater master planning, storm drainage, hydraulics, permanent stormwater quality BMPs, and capital project design.
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record.


Desired Skills and Experiences

  • AutoCAD Civil3D experience.
  • Interest in developing clients and obtaining new work.
  • Strong technical writing and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to conduct effective client presentations.
  • Ability to work effectively independently and with other team members in multiple offices.
  • Knowledge of applicable state and federal rules and regulations related to civil improvement projects.