Careers at RFE

Careers at RFE

Water & Wastewater Engineer III

Carbondale, CO

Basalt Vista affordable homes

Roaring Fork Engineering (RFE) is seeking a full-time experienced Water/Wastewater Engineer to join our team in Carbondale, Colorado. This position requires a degree in civil, environmental, or other relevant engineering field and between four and eight years of experience in water and/or wastewater design and consulting work. Our geographical market is the Roaring Fork Valley encompassing Aspen, Snowmass, Carbondale, Basalt and Glenwood Springs as well as surrounding resort towns. RFE is an 8-person firm and is planning to expand in the region. RFE promotes a work-life balance and provides a competitive benefits package. All applications will be kept strictly confidential.

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

Typical Responsibilities

  • Planning, designing, and permitting water and wastewater treatment projects
  • Planning and design of gravity sanitary sewers and force mains, water distribution and transmission pipelines, water and wastewater pump stations, and related infrastructure
  • Perform hydraulic modeling using various modeling software programs
  • Prepare technical memorandums, engineering reports, planning studies, and participate in presentations
  • Production of plans and specifications
  • Coordination with clients and multidisciplinary teams
  • Will typically be working on multiple projects for multiple clients simultaneously

Required Skills & Qualifications

  • Has obtained an Environmental, Civil, or other relevant engineering degree. (Masters preferred)
  • Has a PE license
  • 6-10 years’ experience including significant plant design
  • Proficient in Autodesk Civil 3D
  • Great interpersonal skills necessary for interacting with clients, regulatory agencies, and co-workers

Additional Desired Skills

  • Hydraulic modeling using InfoWater


Salary will depend on relevant experience and is estimated to be in the range of $94,500-$110,000. Other benefits include:

  • Health, dental, vision fully funded. Retirement match
  • Paid time off: sick, 3 weeks’ vacation to start, 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, or annual Wellness Credit
RFE team on a heliskiing trip


Include your resume and cover letter