Employment Opportunities

Civil Engineer

Harms Engineering does not have a current opening for a Civil Engineer. Qualified applicants are welcome to submit an inquiry or resume which will be kept on file for 1 year. Qualified applicants will be contacted to re-apply if a position becomes available for interviews.

Civil Engineer Qualifications:

The successful candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, be licensed as a professional engineer in Washington State (or eligible for reciprocity), and have a minimum of 7 years of relevant experience. The successful candidate will be responsible for planning, design, and management of projects in one or more of the following areas:

  • Civil site development including: grading, storm drainage, roads, utility layout and design, and applicable regulations and permitting
  • Water system planning and design
  • Municipal Engineering
  • Structural analysis and design (wood-frame, reinforced concrete, steel)
  • Forensic engineering and failure analysis

The applicants' resume should clearly demonstrate specific experience and level of responsibility in one or more of the areas listed above, include a list of and experience level with computer programs, and provide at least two professional references with contact information.

Successful applicant should demonstrate the ability to be self-directed; communicate effectively, verbally and in writing; ability to meet budgets and schedules; and willingness to learn and teach.

Job duties and salary based on experience. Full range of benefits include insurance (health, dental, vision, long term disability and life), paid vacation and holidays, and flexible work hours.

Staff works together as a team to "support our local community through engineering" and is proud to have received the 2020 Silver Award for Unique and Innovative Application from Washington American Council of Engineering Companies.

Please submit resumes via e-mail to jolynn@(if you can see this please update your browser)harmsengineering.com. Top candidates will be contacted for interviews.

This page was last updated November 23, 2020.

CAD Designer/Draftsman

Harms Engineering does not have a current opening for a CAD Designer/Draftsman. Qualified applicants are welcome to submit an inquiry or resume which will be kept on file for 1 year. Qualified applicants will be contacted to re-apply if a position becomes available for interviews. The successful candidate must have a minimum Associate’s degree in Engineering Technology or minimum of 2 years relevant experience, be certified in AutoCAD. The successful candidate will be working with AutoCAD and Civil 3D to create and modify design and construction drawings for civil site plans, subdivision infrastructure, and structures in support of registered civil and structural engineers.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare civil construction plans using AutoCAD Civil 3D in accordance with company and industry standards
  • Prepare record drawings
  • Provide drafting support for structural engineering
  • Interact with utilities, municipalities, clients, and design team
  • Conduct field visits
  • Provide drafting support to engineers as needed
  • Identify project specific design requirements using applicable codes
  • Search for and compile design and reference information from various sources

The applicants' resume should clearly demonstrate specific experience and level of responsibility in one or more of the areas listed above, include a list of and experience level with computer programs, and provide at least two professional references with contact information.

The successful applicant should demonstrate the ability to produce designs; respond to instructions; communicate effectively, verbally and in writing; ability to meet budgets and schedules; and willingness to learn and share information.

Please submit resumes via e-mail to jolynn@(if you can see this please update your browser)harmsengineering.com.

This page was last updated November 23, 2020.

General

Harms Engineering, Inc. is a thriving civil engineering firm located in Pasco with over 40 years of civil, structural, and forensic experience in the Tri-Cities and surrounding areas.  We are hiring a CAD Designer/Draftsman to expand our capacities.  Harms Engineering, Inc. is an excellent place to work and grow your career.

We accept employment inquiries and resumes at any time for: Civil Engineer; Structural Engineer; CAD Designer/Draftsman; Internship request; and Administrative Management. If we do not currently have a job posted, resumes and inquiries from qualified applicants will be kept in Human Resources files for 1 year. Qualified applicants will be contacted to re-apply if a position becomes available for interviews.