Senior Engineer – Site Design

  • Full-time

Company Description

We are Olsson, a team-based, purpose-driven engineering and design firm. Our solutions improve communities and our people make it possible.

Our most meaningful asset is our people, and we are dedicated to providing an environment where they can continue to learn, grow, and thrive. Our entrepreneurial spirit is what has allowed us — and will continue to allow us — to grow. The result? Inspired people, amazing designs, and projects with purpose.

Job Description

Olsson provides multidisciplinary design services for mixed-use, commercial, and residential land development projects, along with industrial, sports, schools, and other site development types. As a Senior Civil Engineer in our Loveland, CO office, you will provide overall technical support to the team and act as an advisor and lead on complex projects. In this position you will also have the opportunity to serve as a project manager and mentor staff.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Serve as lead engineer on complex projects and provide high-level technical engineering design.
  • Manage projects from inception to completion including finances, schedule, resource allocation, quality, and technical execution.
  • Engage with the client, external collaborators, internal Olsson teams, and jurisdictional agencies.
  • Engage with the client, external collaborators, internal Olsson teams, and jurisdictional agencies.
  • Elevates the level of technical expertise through technical design mentoring and training.
  • Promotes efficiencies in producing quality work.
  • Maintains quality control and adequately checks plans.

We have one current opening and will consider candidates interested in being located out of our Denver, CO or Loveland, CO office location.


You are passionate about:

  • Working collaboratively with others.
  • Having ownership in the work you do.
  • Using your talents to positively affect communities.

You bring to the team:

  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to contribute and work well with a team.
  • Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering.
  • 8 or more years of engineering experience.
  • Must be a registered professional engineer.

Additional Information

Olsson is a nationally recognized, employee-owned firm specializing in planning and design, engineering, field services, environmental, and technology. Founded in 1956 on the very mindset that drives us today, we’re here to improve communities by making them more sustainable, better connected, and more efficient. Simply put, we work to leave the world better than we found it.

As an Olsson employee, you’ll receive our traditional benefits package (health care, vision, dental, paid time off, etc.), plus you’ll:

  • Become an owner in the company after your first year through our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).
  • Engage in work that has a positive impact in communities.
  • Receive an excellent 401(k) match.
  • Participate in a wellness program promoting balanced lifestyles.
  • Benefit from a bonus system that rewards performance.
  • Have the possibility for flexible work arrangements.

Typical range for this position is $106,000 to $145,000+ and is commensurate with experience relative to the position.

Olsson is an EEO employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions. We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender, disability, age, or military status.