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Open Positions

We are always interested in qualified individuals to contribute to the JR Engineering family.

JR Engineering has the below position(s) available.

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Office Surveyor I - Centennial, CO

Posted: January 18, 2022

Job Description

Responsible for daily production of survey documents; and participates with the Project Surveyor/Project Lead in planning and oversight of multiple projects to meet budgetary and timeline targets.  Create survey documents and calculations for public/private sector construction projects and assist with various types of surveys such as topographic, right-of-way, and control surveys under state guidelines. 


  • Prepare boundary surveys, topographic/design surveys, as-built record documents for municipal/client distribution and field staff use.

  • Construction calculation preparation and project reference document/field data organization.

  • Demonstrate high attention for completeness and accuracy as well as document quality control.

  • Proficiency with reading/interpretation of construction and legal documents.

  • Identifies solutions to technical survey problems, errors in surveys, plans, filing documents.

  • Tracking and reporting on status of technical tasks to the Project Surveyor and/or Project Leads.

  • Frequent backup/technical reference for direct Supervisor and other inter-department Project Surveyors and/or Project Leads.



  • High School Diploma or GED preferred.

  • Comprehend technical and legal documents such as construction plans and deeds.

  • Strong mathematical skills.

  • Strong verbal/written communication and organizational skills.

  • Must work well with a team, take direction well, and possess a strong willingness to learn.

  • Accurately resolve issues in fast pace environment under minimal supervision.

  • Driven individual seeking to achieve one’s goals.


Working Environment

  • 2-4 years of land survey experience required.

  • Proficiency with Auto CAD Civil 3D required. 

  • Trimble Business Center and GIS knowledge is a plus.

  • MS suite proficiency is a plus. 

  • LSIT preferred but not required.

Working Environment

  • Normal office environment.  Infrequent visits to field sites and client offices as necessary.

  • Ability to understand and be understood in the English language, both orally and in writing.

  • Distinguish colors sufficiently to read project maps and elevations. 

  • Ability to spend significant periods of time (6 to 8 hours/day) working at a computer station.

Planner/Landscape Architect - Fort Collins, CO

Posted: October 8, 2021

Job Description

JR Engineering is currently seeking applicants to fill a Planning and Landscape Architects position in our Fort Collins, CO office.  The JR Team consists of innovative design professionals who are passionate about meeting our client’s goals and exceeding their expectations through team work, technical expertise and design excellence.


  • Site design, subdivision/community and site amenity design

  • Initial duties will include assisting various project teams with site analysis, site and subdivision design, landscape architecture, and construction document preparation for a variety of private and public sector projects

  • Applicants can also expect involvement in the production of site design plan and perspective graphics, design details both hand-drawn and digital rendering, design presentations and reports



  • BSLA / BLA or higher degree in Landscape Architecture and/or Planning

  • Registration & RLA License a Plus

  • Mid-Level 5-7 years of experience

  • Experience in preparation of presentation plan graphics and site and landscape construction documents

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as ability to professionally interface with clients, consultants,
    engineers and other project team members

  • Ability to work on multiple projects

  • Exceptional time management skills

  • Ability to work within a fast-paced multidisciplinary team environment

  • Strong graphic skills, with an emphasis on both hand and computer generated graphics

  • Use of AutoCad 3D, SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suites, Microsoft Office

  • Strong problem solving, analytical, and creative skills

  • Interest in and direct experience in land development planning and entitlements, including researching zoning codes and development ordinances, jurisdictional submittals requirements, etc.

  • Familiarity and knowledge of Colorado plant materials

  • Familiar with and competent with the respective software necessary to execute these duties as well as with AutoCad 3D

Construction Field Engineer I - Centennial, CO

Posted: September 24, 2021

Job Description

JR Engineering is accepting applications for a Construction Engineer I for our Centennial, CO office. The candidate should have an interest and experience with land development, water and transportation projects.


  • Provide daily site inspections to verify compliance with approved plans, specifications and codes for land development projects

  • Coordinate in the field with clients/owners, consultants, contractors, designers and regulatory agencies

  • Measure and record pay quantities

  • Prepare daily reports

  • Review the Contractor's schedule

  • Labor compliance

  • Coordinate 3rd-party material testing inspections

  • Review and provide input on potential change order and design change issues

  • Maintain project records

  • Manage project photographic records

  • Verification of field surveys



  • A Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or Construction Management

  • Internship Field Engineer experience or directly related experience in land, roadway and utility construction

  • Familiarity with regulatory agencies and with federal and state design processes desirable

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD a plus

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong planning and organizational skills

Party Chief - Centennial, CO

Posted: September 17, 2021

Job Description

Responsible for leading a survey crew in completion of assigned tasks.  Ability to perform all types of survey projects including: Residential Surveys, Boundary Surveys, Topographic Surveys, and Construction Staking.


  • Maintain all field records including field notes, construction cut sheets and electronic data files

  • Ability to understand Land Surveys, Subdivision Plats, and Construction Plans and utilize this understanding in the completion of tasks via field calculations or QC of office calculations

  • Ability to plan projects and utilize best field procedures to complete tasks to the standard of quality expected as efficiently as possible

  • Reports to the Field Survey Manager the crew’s progress on a daily basis, and is responsible for the accuracy and productivity of the survey crew

  • Interfaces with clients and contractors on jobsites to keep abreast of their schedules and needs

  • Responsible for vehicle and survey equipment maintenance and cleanliness

  • Responsible for crew’s safety and ensures that training and equipment to do the job properly and safely are maintained

  • Responsible for the teaching and mentoring of the instrument operator assigned to the crew



  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Advanced technical survey knowledge

  • Strong mathematical skills

  • Strong verbal/written communication skills

  • Strong planning and organizational skills

  • Ability to work alone or within a team setting

  • At least 2-4 years of field survey experience

  • Proficient in use of Trimble equipment, including Data Collector functions, GNSS systems, and Robotic Total Stations


Working Environment

  • Typically spends majority of time on project site (outdoors, possible heat, cold or inclement weather, presence of construction equipment and associated hazards)

  • Typically work on a project site requires strenuous walking and climbing on uneven terrain.  Requires ability to lift and carry surveying equipment and materials weighing up to 75 pounds.  Ability to use far vision for surveying activities and close vision (correctable for required accuracy) and ability to distinguish colors sufficient to read project maps and elevations