Apex is Growing!

Posted:  Jan 15, 2020
Civil Engineers Needed

Project Engineer Job Description

Apex Engineering, LLC, which serves both the private and public sector is currently seeking a talented, recognized, and driven individual for civil design in our Tacoma, Washington office. This individual will provide project civil engineering expertise for preliminary and final design, preparation of construction documents, cost estimates, project scheduling, and overall design. Will serve as a responsible technical lead, performing technical tasks and coordinating the use of resources to accomplish multiple, concurrent infrastructure projects. Must be able to work effectively and communicate regularly with municipal clients; federal, state, local agencies, clients and staff.

Essential duties include:

  • Prepares and produces reports, specifications, plans, and designs for projects.
  • Evaluates need for design changes and makes appropriate recommendations.
  • Attends onsite and offsite client meetings.
  • Visits construction sites to monitor progress.
  • Uses computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering and design documents.
  • Experienced in and fully capable of using Civil3D, WaterCAD, and the Microsoft software suite including Word, Excel, and Power Point.
  • Submits documents to federal, state, and local agencies for code compliance review and obtains permits required.
  • Provides excellent client service.


  • Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering.
  • Requires a minimum of 5 years relevant experience.
  • Washington Professional Engineer (PE) license required or must be able to obtain within 12 months of hire.
  • Experience in water resources planning and hydraulic analysis.
  • Familiarity with AWWA, design methods, standards, and specifications.
  • Possess time management skills and ability to prioritize multiple tasks is desirable.