Aviation Project Manager | Washington or Idaho

Century West Engineering, a premier Northwest civil engineering consulting firm, is seeking a Civil Engineer with airport design experience. We are seeking a highly qualified and motivated Project Engineer with 8 years’ experience in relevant civil engineering design including FAA funded airport development projects. Applicants must have experience using AutoCad/Civil3d for design of alignments, profiles, corridors, site grading, and surfaces Experience with aviation and municipal related projects and successful experience working with clients is desired. This position will be located in one of our Washington or Idaho offices which include: Federal Way, Bothell or Spokane, WA and Coeur d’Alene, ID.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or appropriate discipline.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho or ability to apply for reciprocity
  • Minimum of 8 years of relevant civil engineering with some aviation experience.
  • Experience and knowledge of FAA design standards and project development process.

CWE offers a competitive compensation package including: medical, dental, and vision benefits; paid sick leave, vacation, and holidays; life and disability insurance; Employee Assistance Program; 401(k).

Please consider this great career opportunity and email or mail a cover letter and resume to Century West Engineering, attn: Matt Rogers, 1020 SW Emkay Drive, Ste. 100, Bend, OR 97702; info@centurywest.com.

Project Engineer | Bend, OR

We’re currently looking for a Project Engineer with a background in civil engineering for our Bend, OR office. This position is ideal for a candidate who is self-driven and thrives in a flexible working environment. The successful candidate will have a key strategic role in setting and meeting the office objectives.

The ideal candidate will possess the following attributes:

  • Self-motivated
  • Skilled in business development and marketing
  • Desire to build a team to complete the design and management of local public infrastructure projects (may include transportation, water, stormwater/hydraulics, and sewer projects)

Position requirements include a Professional Engineering license in civil engineering and experience with managing utility or transportation design projects. At least 7 years of experience in the planning, design and/or construction supervision of public works projects or ODOT related market sector is preferred.

Our Bend office is located in the Old Mill Commercial Region. Often referred to as the “outdoor playground of the West”, Bend offers outdoor adventures and award-winning restaurants. Beautiful Mount Bachelor is just 20 miles away, making it easy to go from the office to the mountain in the same day.

Please consider this great career opportunity and email or mail a cover letter and resume to Century West Engineering, attn: Jim Pex, 1020 SW Emkay Drive, Ste. 100, Bend, OR 97702; jpex@centurywest.com.

Senior Airport Planner Mike Dane Joins Century West

Century West is pleased to welcome Mike Dane to our Portland office. In his role as Senior Airport Planner, Mike will be responsible for supporting and growing our aviation planning services throughout Oregon.

Mike has 15 years of experience as a community planner on a wide variety of planning and development projects. Specializing in aviation planning, he has over 10 years of experience working with airports throughout the Northwest Mountain Region.

Mike is also an active commercially rated pilot working on his certified flight instructor rating. When he is not working or flying, Mike also likes to watch movies, hike, backpack, camp, and explore the PNW.

Project Coordinator | Portland, OR

We’re seeking a full-time Project Coordinator to support the day to day office operations and ongoing marketing efforts for the company’s Portland office. Candidates should be motivated, enthusiastic, hardworking, and able to handle a wide range of duties.

Administrative duties include:

  • Assisting staff with document production
  • Compiling and formatting proposals and other marketing materials
  • Monthly invoicing and accounting support

Job Requirements:

  • Must be organized and detail-oriented.
  • Must be able to multitask in a fast-paced atmosphere and be capable of adapting to varying workloads/work assignments.
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be able to work with limited supervision
  • Have a professional and positive demeanor
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint). Prior experience with Ajera accounting software experience, or the desire to learn this software, is a plus.
  • Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop) or equivalent a plus.

Salary is commensurate with experience and includes standard benefits and 401k plan. To apply, please e-mail resume and cover letter to info@centurywest.com with your name and “Project Coordinator” in the subject.

Project Manager Ryan Luttmann Joins Century West

Ryan’s 20 years of experience and connection to the region will be instrumental in growing Century West’s Idaho operations.

Century West is pleased to welcome Ryan Luttmann to our Sandpoint office. Ryan will be responsible for managing Century West’s new Sandpoint office and he’ll be instrumental in growing the business in Idaho. In his role as Project Manager, Ryan will be responsible for civil design, project management and business development efforts.

He has 20 years of experience working in both private and public sectors, specializing in the design and review of roadways, transportation plans, bicycle/pedestrian facilities, stormwater plans, utilities, public recreation facilities, and land development.

Ryan graduated from the University of Idaho and has been active in Sandpoint and Bonner County organizations for over a decade. As an Idaho native, Ryan fully enjoys all that the Greater Sandpoint Area has to offer. He and his family spend their summers camping at nearby lakes and rivers, hiking on one of the many trails around town, and paddling their canoe on Sand Creek. Additionally, whenever Ryan has a spare moment, you can usually find him on the handball court, enjoying some friendly (or sometimes more serious) competition. He currently serves as the President Elect of the Rotary Club of Sandpoint.

Project Manager | Spokane, WA

We’re currently looking for a Project Manager with a background in civil engineering for our Spokane, WA office. This position is ideal for a candidate who is self-driven and thrives in a flexible working environment. The successful candidate will have a key strategic role in setting and meeting the office objectives.

The ideal candidate will possess the following attributes:

  • Self-motivated
  • Skilled in business development and marketing
  • Desire to build a team to complete the design and management of local public infrastructure projects (may include transportation, water, stormwater/hydraulics and sewer projects)

Position requirements include a Professional Engineering license in civil engineering, experience with business development, and at least 10 years of experience in the planning, design and/or construction supervision of public works projects.

Our Spokane office is located in Spokane Valley, 10 miles from downtown Spokane.  The Spokane region offers the best of both worlds: city living and outdoor adventures. You can access great restaurants and museums just blocks away from the iconic Riverfront Park.

Please consider this great career opportunity and email or mail a cover letter and resume to Century West Engineering, attn: Matt Morkert, 11707 E. Montgomery Drive, Spokane Valley, WA 99206, mmorkert@centurywest.com

Spokane County selects Century West Engineering to provide on-call engineering services

Spokane County recently selected Century West Engineering to provide Civil Engineering services for two on-call contracts.

1. Engineering for transportation-related projects. Under this agreement Century West will provide staffing and design support on an as needed basis.

2. Engineering for projects less than $75,000.  This on-call contract will be used for small quick turn around projects for the County for the next 3 years. Examples of project support includes recreation facility design support, parking and minor road way design, and potential sewer and storm water design support and analysis.

Century West Project Wins Engineering Excellence Award

The Port of Portland’s Terminal 4 – Sustainable Stormwater Streets project was recognized at this month’s 2018 American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Oregon Engineering Excellence Awards. Century West attended the dinner with the rest of the project team, including GeoEngineers, David Evans and Associates, and the Port of Portland. Century West provided an alternatives analysis for the Marine Terminal 4 entrance road and portions of the internal road network to identify the preferred rehabilitation method for the aging roadways. Learn more about the project.

The project team accepting a 2018 ACEC Honor Award for work on the Port of Portland’s Terminal 4 – Sustainable Stormwater Streets project.

 

New Year, New Faces – Meet Some of Our Newest Team Members!

Happy New Year! 2017 was a busy year for Century West, allowing us to hire over 15 people. Meet 3 of our newest additions!

Melanie Johansen, PE – Puget Sound Project Manager

Melanie Johansen, PE, Project Manager – Bothell Office

Melanie has over 10 years of civil engineering experience and will be responsible for supporting and growing our services throughout western Washington. Century West is expanding our Puget Sound office capacity and capabilities, her addition to the team will continue the success of our operations. Melanie was born and raised in Michigan, but has made the Seattle area her home for the past 10 years. In her spare time she enjoys dancing, baking, and spending time outdoors hiking and camping.

 

 

 

 

Joseph Jenkins, PE – Portland Project Engineer

Joseph Jenkins, PE, Project Engineer – Portland Office

Joseph has over 8 years of civil engineering experience in projects ranging from transportation work for cities, counties, and DOTs, to private development and stormwater management facilities. Joseph grew up in the Portland-Metro area, and obtained his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Washington and Portland State University, respectively.  In his free time, Joseph enjoys running and weight lifting; house and yard projects with his husband; tending to his chickens; and being of service to his cats.

 

 

 

Robert Bielaski, PE – Spokane Project Manager

Robert Bielaski, PE, Project Manager – Spokane Office

Rob has over 14 years design experience with projects ranging from transportation and stormwater facilities for municipal clients, to residential and commercial projects for private development clients. In his role as Project Manager, he will be responsible for civil design, project management and business development efforts. Rob recently moved to Spokane from Chicago, IL.  He and his family enjoy biking, hiking, camping, and whitewater rafting.

 

 

 

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Project Manager | Bend or Central Point, OR

Century West Engineering, a premier Northwest civil engineering consulting firm, is hiring a Project Manager to be located in either our Bend or Central Point office. We are seeking a highly qualified and motivated individual with a minimum 8 years’ experience in relevant civil engineering design with an emphasis on transportation. Applicants must have experience using AutoCad/Civil3d or Microstation for design of alignments, profiles, corridors, site grading, and surfaces. Experience with municipal related projects including ODOT and successful experience working with clients is desired.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or appropriate discipline.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho or ability to apply for reciprocity
  • Minimum 8 years of relevant civil engineering with some aviation experience.
  • Experience and knowledge of transportation and municipal design standards.

Please send cover letter and resume to Century West Engineering Corporation, 1020 SW Emkay Drive, Suite 100, Bend, OR 97702 or email at sanelson@centurywest.com.