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Civil Engineer EIT or PE – Land Development 

(Olathe, KS)


Are you looking for that next step in your career? Are you ready for a challenge and being rewarded for your hard work and success. Then we have an opportunity for you! Phelps Engineering, Inc. (PEI) is a progressive land development and public infrastructure civil engineering and land surveying design firm. We are located in Olathe, KS (Kansas City area) which is one of the regions fastest growing areas.


We are seeking a civil engineer EIT or PE with 2-10 years of design experience in land development and stormwater design. Position involves designing roadways, site/grading/utility plans, sanitary sewer, storm sewers, hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, waterlines, land disturbance and other related civil designs under the supervision of project manager / principal engineer. Position also requires extensive communication with team members and outside authorities (city, utility, client representatives). The successful applicant will be a self-starter, motivated to meet deadlines and budgets and possess the ability to clearly communicate his/her design intentions to other team members. Must have strong interpersonal, technical, written and general computer skills, and ability to work well with others in a team environment. In addition to a strong technical skill set, the position requires proficiency with Microsoft office applications and AutoCAD Civil 3D.

Specific job tasks include:

  • Preparing construction plans and specifications.

  • Preparing design computations and calculations.

  • Coordinating with team members to complete projects.

  • Coordinating with utility companies, permitting agencies, clients and team members.

  • Preparing and reviewing storm drainage reports.

  • Reviewing construction plans for technical and grammatical accuracy

  • Preparing accurate summaries of quantities and earthwork calculations

  • Estimating construction costs

  • Performing field investigations / observations

  • Construction administration services including local site visits to projects under construction.

  • Completing related duties as assigned



  • Requires a civil engineering degree from an accredited university.

  • 2-10 years of engineering experience in land development.

  • EIT or PE license required.


Salary is commensurate with experience and skill set. PEI offers highly competitive compensation and benefits (including health/dental, generous 401k & profit sharing, paid vacation and personal time.) If you meet these qualifications and are ready for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career, please apply.


If interested and qualified, please submit resume and list of professional references by email to


All interest received will be held in strict confidence. PEI is an EOE. No phone calls or recruiters please.

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