Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Bainbridge Island


Huitt-Zollars' Seattle, Washington office has an excellent full-time Civil Engineer Graduate EIT opportunity for a recent graduate seeking to further their experience in infrastructure design.
The role assists project managers in design of trails, rail transit, roadways, drainage, and site development projects.
The successful candidate will be self-motivated and proficient in MicroStation, OpenRoads, ArcGIS, and/or AutoCAD Civil 3D applications.
This is a great opportunity for a graduate to embark on their career at a premier design firm and work on notable projects under the mentorship of talented professional engineers.

HZ is a leading full-service design firm providing innovative planning, engineering, architectural design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery to our clients in the public and private sector.
We provide quality solutions for our clients and employment opportunities to qualified talent.


Assist project engineers in the development of roadway, trails, transit, drainage and site development design plans

Assist in the preparation of project reports

Work collaboratively in a team environment with engineers and project managers for timely project completion

Learn to develop and produce conceptual, preliminary and final roadway and highway design drawings

Learn to prepare roadway plans, detail drawings and project specifications

Incorporate changes at the direction of supervisory engineers

Participate in design reviews to evaluate design concepts and make corrections to drawings as requested by project managers

Research materials and assemblies for design and construction drawings as needed

Attend project meetings and prepare graphic materials for presentations and/or documents if needed


Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering (BSCE)

EIT Certification a plus

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Some roadway design experience is a plus

Strong interest in obtaining solid understanding of roadway design and safety principles and methodologies

Desire to grow personally and professionally

Works well in a collaborative open office environment and communicates well with team members

Demonstrates attributes of initiative, resourcefulness and commitment

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

MicroStation, OpenRoads, AutoCAD Civil 3D and ArcGIS software experience is a plus

HEC-RAS and HEC-HMS drainage software experienced is a plus

We offer a competitive benefits and compensation package including medical, dental, vision, life, long/short-term disability plans and two retirement plans: 401(k) and ESOP.

Please apply online at:

Job ID No: S037

Huitt-Zollars is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin or any other legally protected status.
Consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the company will make reasonable accommodations to assist in the application process upon the request of an applicant.
No question on this application is intended to secure information to be used for discriminatory purposes.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 60-300.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of protected veteran status or disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

  • arcgis
  • autocad
  • microstation
  • ms project
  • software