Careers at RFE

Careers at RFE

Civil Engineer II

Carbondale, CO

Basalt Vista affordable homes

Roaring Fork Engineering (RFE) is seeking a Civil Engineer II to join our team in Carbondale. The position is focused on land development, municipal infrastructure, transportation, water/wastewater, and water resource engineering. Our geographical market is the Roaring Fork Valley encompassing Aspen, Snowmass, Carbondale, Basalt and Glenwood Springs. RFE is a 8-person firm and is planning to expand in the region. We are seeking an individual eager to learn and expand their civil engineering skill set. We have a diversified client mix including the City of Aspen, Habitat for Humanity, Aspen Skiing Company, Pitkin County, the Town of Carbondale, Basalt Sanitation District, and numerous architects and developers. The work environment is fast-paced nevertheless our culture strongly values a good work/life balance. All applications will be kept strictly confidential.

Provide with your resume a cover letter. Must be authorized to work in the US.

Typical Responsibilities

  • Design of assigned civil engineering projects
  • Production of plans and specifications
  • Typically will be handling multiple projects for multiple clients simultaneously
  • Interact with other disciplines as needed
  • Support the project manager

Required Skills & Qualifications

  • EIT certification
  • Experience in Autodesk Civil 3D
  • Good interpersonal skills necessary for interacting with clients, regulatory agencies and co-workers
  • 2 years’ experience preferably working in a consultant’s office

Additional Desired Skills

  • Water resource experience in storm water management, low impact design, municipal water supply and irrigation. Utility design knowledge
  • Roaring Fork Valley experience


Salary will depend on relevant experience and is estimated to be in the range of $73,000‐$91,500. Other benefits include:

  • Health, dental, vision fully funded. Retirement match
  • Paid time off: sick, vacation, holidays
  • Comp time for hours worked over 40 per week, after a 6-month probationary period
  • Eligibility for performance-based bonus
  • Paid training
  • An Aspen Ski Pass with a flexible schedule to use it
RFE team on a heliskiing trip


Include your resume and cover letter