Adkins Consulting Engineering, LLC :: Staff/Project Engineer

Position:             Staff/Project Engineer
Position Type:    Full-Time
Base Pay:           $55,000 to $70,000, depending on experience
Location:            Klamath Falls, Oregon


This position will be responsible for working on a team to plan and design a variety of water, wastewater, utility, site development, water resources, and transportation projects. Responsibilities include development and monitoring of project scope, budget, schedule, and project delivery plan, developing studies, reports, design drawings, and technical specifications, and making presentations. This position will be responsible for planning, design, funding assistance, bidding, and construction management for water, wastewater, site development, other municipal infrastructure projects, and/or transportation projects. Projects will be located primarily in southern Oregon. 


The ideal candidate will have at least 2 to 5 years of experience designing water, wastewater, and/or other infrastructure projects for public entities (cities, counties, ports, districts, etc.). Applicants must have at least a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, are preferred to be licensed as a Professional Engineer in the State of Oregon, or must have at a minimum an Engineering Intern status with the ability to obtain a Professional Engineers license within one year of employment. Additionally, candidates’ resumes must show experience with public speaking and participating in meetings with clients, the public, and contractors, experience developing and writing planning documents, experience developing work agreements and task orders, and experience delivering projects on time and within budget. Applicants must have a valid driver's license and pass a background check. 

Candidates' resumes should clearly demonstrate experience with planning and design and/or construction of water, wastewater, site development, and/or transportation projects. Typical projects include:


  • Collection system piping and lift stations
  • Various treatment systems
  • Effluent reuse systems
  • Familiarity with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Oregon Department of Environmental Quality permitting requirements


  • Source development and rehabilitation of wells, springs, and surface water supplies
  • Pump station design including familiarity with building layout, pump selection and operations, and control systems
  • Drinking water treatment and disinfection
  • Storage systems analysis and design
  • Piping and distribution system analysis and design
  • Familiarity with EPA and Oregon Drinking Water Services regulations

Site Development Projects

  • Site layout and grading
  • Utility design
  • Compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act Requirements


Please submit the following: 1) a cover letter containing a brief introduction, summary of education, credentials, and qualifications, 2) a current resume, and 3) a self-identification form (optional). Resume must clearly demonstrate professional experience, show degree(s) earned and location, relevant professional experience, and list three professional references including name, title, and telephone number.

Please e-mail application materials, in Microsoft Word or .pdf format, to Please include "Staff/Project Engineer" in the subject line. If you require assistance or special accommodations, please contact us at 541-884-4666 (phone), 541-884-5335 (fax),, or by mail at 1435 Esplanade Ave, Klamath Falls, Oregon 97601.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

**Adkins Consulting Engineering, LLP, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer**

**Adkins Consulting Engineering, LLP, participates in the E-Verify program to verify employment eligibility of new hires. **