Civil Engineer - Aviation (Denver, CO)
Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.
Denver, CO
Kimley-Horn’s experts have designed airports across the world, from general aviation facilities to large hubs. Our team consists of more than 100 aviation specialists with extensive terminal, landside, and airside experience. From project managers and airport planners to analysts and design specialists, our professionals have a strong relationship with the FAA’s personnel and a keen understanding of their policies and procedures, giving us in-depth understanding that can benefit your project. Our team possesses the knowledge and resources to guide you through any design challenge while providing creative and cost-effective solutions.

We are seeking a motivated, energetic Aviation Project Engineer to join our rapidly growing Colorado Aviation team in one of our fastest growing offices across the firm in Denver, Colorado. The role will help support/manage aviation projects in addition to assisting our growth in the Colorado area.

Primary duties include:
Design and construction administration of airports, including grading, drainage, pavement design, specifications, and construction safety plans
Collaborating and/or coordinating design teams consisting of multi-discipline design engineers and technicians
AutoCAD Civil3d design
Lead and support aviation design construction projects as the project representative for design
Support planning and design of airport projects as requested
Prepare analysis reports in support of airport planning, design, and construction
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of aviation management and other staff, contractors, and others encountered in the course of work
Supervise and coordinate the work product of Analysts and other technical staff on various transportation/aviation engineering projects.
Manage and deliver tasks under limited supervision and guidance.

Candidate must have 3+ years of experience within airport design and construction.
Ability to obtain a PE within one year of employment
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills.
Strong sense of urgency and self-initiative to meet client deadlines.
Ability and desire to manage projects and work with clients
Entrepreneurial spirit and growth oriented
Ability to train and develop more junior staff
Applicants must be legally authorized to work for Kimley-Horn in the U.S. without employer sponsorship. We do not typically sponsor H1-B or any other work visa petitions.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.