OPPORTUNITIES

CM Design Group is a growing firm, and currently looking to increase staff. Our goal is to hire people with an interest in working collaboratively in a small firm environment.

Our open positions are listed below. Click the links to see the details of each position.

If you are qualified and interested in our firm, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to . We look forward to hearing from you!

Employee Benefits

  • Flexible hours
  • Health/dental insurance – 100% Employer paid
  • Vacation pay
  • Sick pay
  • Holiday pay
  • 401K plan with matching funds
  • Professional license reimbursement
  • Support for involvement with professional societies

Civil Design Engineer

CM Design Group has developed a solid client base founded on our ability to provide accurate and complete PS&E documents for transportation, civil and site improvements, mainly for cities in the Puget Sound region.

A civil design engineer will work with the project managers to deliver PS&E documents, taking a very active role in the design process, mainly in AutoCAD Civil 3D. Work would include site prep, grading, drainage, paving, erosion control, signing, and striping plans. Typical design work may include roadway overlays, roadway improvements, ADA curb ramps, drainage profiles, and detail sheets, and developing cost estimates.

Responsibilities

  • Setting up project plans
  • Working in AutoCAD Civil 3D to develop detailed grading and profiles
  • Developing design plans for the types of improvements listed above
  • Tracking project development and coordinating with in-house staff
  • Writing project specifications
  • Preparing design memos
  • Developing detailed quantity take-offs for constructions cost estimates

Requirements

  • Up to six years of experience designing municipal or transportation projects; storm drainage systems with a focus on LID/GIS; and/or site civil projects
  • Focus on providing PS&E documents
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and Civil 3D, and Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Registered as a Professional Engineer (PE) in Washington State
  • Self-motivated with good communication and time management skills
  • Ability to work in a small office environment is important

If you are qualified and interested in our firm, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to .

Storm Drainage Lead Engineer

Our work in storm drainage includes stand-alone natural drainage solution projects, but the majority of our storm drainage work is in support of transportation infrastructure. Typical work includes hydraulic reports, conveyance, flow control and water quality facility design as well as green storm infrastructure solutions.

We would like to expand our presence in the marketplace with the current type of work we do, and also take on other areas of expertise including culvert replacement and design, streambank restoration, and other emerging needs for stormwater-related design that local cities need.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare hydaulic reports
  • Complete hydrologic and hydraulic modeling
  • Develop storm drainage plans and profiles using AutoCAD and Civil 3D
  • Design storm water facilities including ponds, vaults, and water quality facilities
  • Oversee design engineers and check work
  • Work directly with clients and consultant team members
  • Promote CM Design Group's stormwater capabilities in an effort to grow the firm's presence

Requirements

  • Between four and ten years of experience in storm drainage design with a focus on transportation and site design projects
  • Proficient in storm drainage modeling software including MGS Flood, WWHM and HEC-RAS
  • Experience with LID/GSI facilities
  • Focus on providing Hydraulic Reports and PS&E documents
  • Proficient in Autocad and Civil 3D
  • Registered as a Professional Engineer (PE) in Washington State
  • Ability to bring in clients/projects is a plus
  • Self-motivated with good communication and time management skills
  • Ability to work in a small office environment is important

If you are qualified and interested in our firm, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to .

Civil CAD Technician

A major focus of our work at CM Design Group is to provide PS&E documents for transportation, civil and site improvements, mainly for cities in the Puget Sound region. We take pride in having complete, accurate, and easy to read plans, and attention to detail is critical. The ideal candidate will be able to work effectively with all employees and manage multiple projects.

Responsibilities

  • Set up plan sets using AutoCAD and Civil 3D
  • Work with topographic surveys to develop project basemaps
  • Develop site prep, paving, drainage, utilities, and striping plan sheets
  • Develop roadway and storm drainage profiles
  • Draft details
  • Red-line drafting edits
  • Maintain company CAD Standards documentation

Requirements

  • One to three years of experience drafting/designing transportation, storm, and site civil projects in AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Associates degree preferred
  • Applicants must be willing to be tested on Civil 3D knowledge and ability
  • Focus on providing PS&E documents
  • Self-motivated with good communication and time management skills
  • Ability to work in a small office environment is important