OMSBERG & PRESTON is a Eureka based engineering firm with over forty (40) years’ experience in rural land development in our rural forested mountainous region of Northern California. Omsberg & Preston's team of knowledgeable experts provides planning, civil engineering, land surveying, permit processing and project management services for various types of projects, both private and public, in and around Humboldt, Mendocino and Trinity Counties. Flexible work hours are possible, and our area offers a small-town experience with a great quality of life and low cost of living the dream on the California coast.
Omsberg & Preston offers a competitive pay and benefits package for the region including health insurance, holidays, vacation, sick leave and retirement (Simple IRA) with company matching contribution.
Area amenities include miles of beaches that offer fishing, surfing and diving. Redwood National and State Parks for mountain biking, hiking, and backpacking is a mere 30-minute commute, while snow sports at Mt. Shasta or the Trinity Alps are within 3 hours. Six rivers and numerous lakes surround our northern California community, and nearby Humboldt State University provides many recreational, educational and social benefits.
CIVIL ENGINEER - We are currently looking for a civil engineer with 3 to 5 years’ experience in engineering design, project management and plans preparation. California PE desirable, but not required. QSP/QSD certification a plus. Applicant should have experience in land development, a desire to manage and supervise up to 3 engineering staff and possess strong organizational, communication and time management skills.
Supervising & mentoring up to 3 junior staff engineers
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Job estimating, budgeting and contract preparation
Work independently and as part of the team
Meeting project timelines and requirements
Strong client relation skills
Grading, Drainage & Erosion Control Plan preparation
Low impact development design and stormwater engineering
Construction Plan preparation
Technical Report writing
On-site sanitary sewer system and water testing and design
Stream restoration associated with rural land development
Design of bridges, culverts, and other stream crossing associated with rural roads
Rural property site assessments (often on steep, uneven terrain)
Strong communication & writing skills
Experience with design (including Civil3D) & modeling software tools
Additional Salary Information: Omsberg & Preston offers a competitive pay and benefits package for the region including health insurance, holidays, vacation, sick leave and retirement (Simple IRA) with company matching contribution.
About Omsberg & Preston
Omsberg & Preston
Surveyors * Engineers * Planners
402 E Street
Eureka, CA 95501