Engineer III

The City of Camas is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Engineer III.

Primary duties this individual will perform include a variety of professional engineering duties supporting the construction of public works projects; to conduct various field inspections and plan reviews for compliance with applicable engineering standards; to design and draft complex projects for the development of the City’s infrastructure; and to provide assistance and information to contractors, engineering professionals and the general public.

The hours for this position are Monday-Friday 8am-5pm. The position is represented by the Camas Public Employees’ Association and is eligible for a full benefits package.

Candidates for this position shall have:

  • Education equivalent to a Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil engineering or a related field

  • Six years of increasingly responsible civil engineering experience

  • Possession of an appropriate, valid driver’s license

  • Possession of a PE license is highly desirable (5% pay premium will be added to base pay)

  • Prior experience working on Federal Aid projects involving right-of-way acquisition is highly desirable

In addition to the job description requirements, the preferred candidate will possess the following attributes: positive attitude, ability to take initiative and work independently with little direction, excellent customer service skills, good verbal and written communication skills, excellent computer skills, demonstrated organizational and decision-making skills and flexibility to work non-standard hours as needed. Application and complete job description available online at

Candidates must submit a City application to be considered for the position. Cover letters, resumes and other application materials may be submitted with the application.

Company/Location of Job: City of Camas, WA

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Salary: $6503-7146/monthly starting salary (5% premium pay added if valid PE)