Project Engineer - Aviation Civil (3-7 years)

Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

As part of Garver’s Oklahoma Aviation team, this Project Engineer will be largely responsible for performing design for airport projects, including improvements to runways, taxiways, aprons, airfield grading and drainage, hangars, fuel farms, parking areas, terminal buildings, and other airport construction related projects.
This Project Engineer must have the ability to work as a member of a multi-disciplined team, work with diverse clients and must be capable of producing full design phase deliverables including drawings, specifications, cost estimates, exhibits, technical reports and narratives.  Tasks associated with producing a set of construction documents include drafting, quantity computations, specifications, and cost estimates. Design development software packages including AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and other civil design packages will be used.
As responsibilities grow, this engineer will have the opportunity to perform periodic onsite construction observation duties, construction administration and submittal reviews for projects under construction.
Garver offers the opportunity to work alongside and be mentored by experienced aviation design engineers. Ranked as an ENR Top 500 firm, Garver remains dedicated to providing quality service to our clients and offering opportunities for career growth to our staff.
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Garver offers its employees programs such as company-paid professional memberships, company support for industry licenses and continuing education opportunities that foster a progressive atmosphere. Garver provides the tools, resources, and environment to develop leaders, stimulate ideas, and accomplish projects. By offering highly competitive salary packages, attractive benefits, and a comprehensive wellness program; Garver walks the talk when it comes to work-life balance.
  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering from an ABET accredited program
  • Licensed Professional Engineer or the ability to obtain license within 1 year
  • 3-7 years of related experience
  • Candidate will be expected to apply FAA airfield design criteria and understand applicable civil and aviation construction specifications
  • Detail-oriented and a team player with strong self-initiative to meet deadlines
  • Strong written and oral communication skills with both internal employees and external clients
  • Strong working knowledge and ability to design in CAD programs including AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office software programs such as Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Some travel may be required (approximately 10% with occasional overnight)
Preferred Skills
  • Previous experience in civil engineering on airfields or other civil/site projects
  • Experience with FAA design standards
  • OK PE license or can obtain an OK PE license within one year of employment.
  • Licensed pilot or other aviation-related experience
Founded in 1919, Garver is an employee-owned multi-disciplined engineering, planning, architectural, and environmental services firm with nearly 900 employees across the United States. Offering a wide range of services focused on aviation, construction, facilities design, federal, survey, transportation, water, and wastewater, Garver sits in the top 125 of the Engineering News-Record's prestigious Top 500 Design Firms list and is consistently recognized as a best firm to work for. Learn more at
Garver is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. Our employment practices are based upon an individual's capabilities and qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by law.
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