Tunnel Design Engineer [WASHINGTON]

Company Objective:

Dr. Sauer & Partners Corporation has a record of delivering high quality and innovative tunnel design solutions. We work efficiently with highly qualified and motivated team members.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Design and detailing of underground structures, such as tunnels, cross passages, caverns, etc.
  • Develop design drawings and specifications.
  • Modeling underground structures using BIM software and exchange data with structural software.
  • Communicating with clients to understand and coordinate project requirements.


Qualifications and Experience required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering (or Architectural Engineering). 
  • 0-5 years of experience in structural and/or geotechnical design.
  • Good knowledge of soil mechanics and concrete design.
  • Good technical writing skills.
  • Ability to communicate thoughts and technical ideas in an accessible way.
  • Attitude of taking initiative, enthusiasm, and eagerness to learn.
  • Professional demeanor.
  • FE/EIT certification.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in Civil Engineering (or Architectural Engineering) with an emphasis on structural and/or geotechnical design.
  • Professional Engineering (P.E.) license.
  • AutoCAD skills, Revit skills, 3D modeling skills, and structural software skills.
  • Proven ability to perform in a deadline environment.



  • Competitive Salary
  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Short- and Long-term Disability Insurance and Life Insurance
  • 401k with Employer Matching Contribution
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation


 Please submit your application and resume to our office in Virginia, USA.

Email: washington@dr-sauer.com

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all our employees.