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Join Our Growing Team!


We are always on the lookout for talented, remarkable people who will add value to our collaborative, full-service Utah civil engineering team. If you fit our Focus success profile, please send us your resume, regardless of whether we have an opening.

Email info@focusutah.com.

Focus Success Profile

Focus on Customer Service: Customer service is the foundation of everything we do. At the end of the day, we want our clients to know they made the correct choice in selecting us as their consultant.

Focus on Integrity: No amount of accomplishment is worth sacrificing our integrity; we are honest and fair with clients, associates, and each other.

Focus on Teamwork: We support, motivate and encourage one another, as well as our extended team of clients and associates, to become the best we can, together and individually.

Focus on Communication: Our greatest tools are active listening and quality, effective communication. We are diligent in our interactions with clients, co-workers, and associates alike.

Accounting Assistant

Focus Engineering and Surveying continues to grow in both market share and the full-service offerings our teams bring to our clients. We are looking for individuals with high professional and personal standards as well as incredible work ethic to embrace our team mentality and thrive in our fast-paced environment. Our mission is to provide not only quality, value-engineering, but also to provide our clients with unmatched customer service, deliver our designs with timeliness and integrity, and collaborate and partner with our clients to help them achieve successful projects.

We are looking for an Accounting Assistant who is highly motivated, quick to learn and adapt to our methodologies and standards, and be the type of individual who is looking for a long-term career with a company that is willing to invest in their successful professional development.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide outstanding customer service; answer telephone calls promptly, respond timely to emails, and be honest and fair with clients and staff.
  • Prepare and process monthly client invoicing.
  • Assist in maintaining and processing accurate time-keeping records.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all financial data.
  • Prepare and analyze financial information.
  • Client and vendor file maintenance.
  • Monitor and coordinate accounts receivable.
  • Provide administrative and accounting support to internal departments.
  • Other standard accounting, bookkeeping and administrative tasks as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Attention to detail, self-motivated and a team player.
  • Integrity and competency in performing routine aspects of accounting, including billing, accounts payable and accounts receivable.
  • Ability to work and thrive individually and in a team environment.
  • Enthusiastic, friendly, and easy-going personality.
  • Ability to work with large amounts of data.
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications, Adobe Acrobat or Bluebeam.
  • Strong analytical, conceptual, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Willing to go the extra mile for staff and clients.
  • Be flexible, as position will likely include some overtime hours during peak billing times.
  • Not only willing, but excited and passionate about continual improvement through both personal and professional development.

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Transportation Engineering EIT (Engineer-in-Training)

Focus Engineering and Surveying continues to grow in both market share and the full-service offerings our employees bring to our clients. We are looking for individuals with professional standards and incredible work ethic to embrace our team mentality and thrive in our fast-paced environment. Our mission is to provide not only quality, value-engineering, but also to provide our clients with unmatched customer service, deliver our designs with timeliness and integrity, and collaborate with our clients to help them achieve successful projects.

We are looking for Transportation Engineering EITs who are highly motivated, quick to learn and adapt to our methodologies and standards, and be the type of individuals who are looking for a long-term career with a company that is willing to invest in their successful professional development. Ideal candidates will have completed and earned a Civil Engineering degree and have excellent customer service, communication, and problem-solving skills.

Prior drafting and or design experience with MicroStation, OpenRoads in fields of transportation engineering would be preferred, but is not required.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide general CAD drafting support for licensed civil engineers and surveyors on staff.
  • Will work under the direction of a Project Manager or PE to produce construction drawings and civil engineering design.
  • Assist in the design of proposed infrastructure improvements to support transportation related projects, i.e. the design of roadways, grading roadways and storm drainage systems.
  • Work with a team and carefully track all information needed to create design deliverables from initial field survey to final construction drawing package.
  • Create design deliverables that meet municipal codes and requirements.
  • Prior work experience with UDOT preferred.
  • Work within our defined QA/QC review process to ensure accuracy.
  • Be our clients’ advocate to help them efficiently gain approval of their projects.

Qualifications:

  • Completed civil engineering degree.
  • MicroStation and/or OpenRoads experience.
  • Strong analytical, conceptual, communication and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work and thrive in a team environment.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to detail, self-motivated and a team player.
  • Ability to self-motivate and work productively without supervision.
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet client-imposed project deadlines.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Willingness to contribute as a team to address project needs. May be required to perform administrative type duties as required, i.e., copying and collating plans and preparing/delivering submittals.
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications, BlueBeam, and Adobe Acrobat.
  • Ability to follow company CAD drafting standards and procedures.

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Transportation Engineer

FOCUS Engineering and Surveying, LLC is hiring a talented, recognized, and driven individual to join our Transportation Department to manage and coordinate on transportation related projects. We are looking for individuals with professional standards and incredible work ethic to embrace our team mentality and thrive in our fast-paced environment. Our mission is to provide our clients with unmatched customer service, deliver our designs with timeliness and integrity, and collaborate with our clients to help them achieve their goals and a successful project. Applicants MUST have developed relationships and prior experience with Utah Department of Transportation.

Responsibilities:

  • Highly motivated self-starter that will assist with the growth of our Transportation Department by serving as technical liaison with clients on project efforts and coordinates technical efforts within discipline areas.
  • Knowledge of Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) projects while implementing engineering expertise for local roads, collector, and arterial streets and highways (rural and urban) projects
  • Able to provide design in corridor development, right-of-way layout, drainage and utility systems, preliminary and final roadway design, preparation of construction documents and cost estimates.
  • Must have the ability to build relationships with existing clients and market to new municipalities and UDOT
  • Participates in project scoping and fee estimating and proposal preparation, interviews, and negotiations to the extent required
  • Oversees project tasks and sees the execution of tasks are begun and completed according to schedule
  • Meets with client as necessary during the term of a project to resolve issues and to obtain approvals at the project’s completion. Provides excellent client service
  • Tracks internal project schedules, budgets, and scopes
  • Adheres to company standards for quality assurance and quality control as defined in the quality manual.
  • Eager to accept new challenges to diversify their skills by not only performing transportation engineering work, but also construction observation, general civil design, and traffic engineering.

This position offers exciting challenges and opportunities to lead design teams, mentor young staff engineers, and participate in professional organizations and on technical committees.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering
  • Professional Engineering license in the State of Utah or able to obtain within 2 years of hire.
  • 4+ years of civil engineering design related to transportation projects with interstate and roadway design experience
  • Proficient in MicroStation and InRoads SS4/OpenRoads
  • Proficiency with AASHTO and UDOT design methods, standards, and specifications
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills and a passion for work.

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Entry to Mid-Level Landscape Architect / Planner

We are seeking Landscape Architects and Planners with 0 to 5 years of experience working in a professional design setting, who are highly motivated, quick to learn and adapt to our standards, and be looking for a long-term career with FOCUS. Ideal candidates will have earned a Landscape Architecture degree from an accredited university and have excellent customer service & communication, be self-motivated, and can work and thrive in a team environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Design conceptual land planning, planting and irrigation plans for residential, commercial, and municipal projects.
  • Prepare landscape and irrigation plans through concept to construction documentation.
  • Collaborate directly with internal and external clients to successfully execute the FOCUS mission.

Qualifications:

  • Completed landscape architecture degree from an accredited landscape architecture program is required.
  • Strong graphics and design capabilities with proficiency in AutoCAD, Land FX, Adobe Suite, Photoshop, InDesign, Sketchup, and hand sketching is required.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to network with clients and build relationships is required.
  • Leadership skills and ability to manage a team is desirable.

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Civil Engineering Intern

We are looking to hire interns part-time during school year/full-time during summer. Focus Engineering and Surveying continues to grow in both market share and the full-service offerings our employees bring to our clients. We are looking for individuals with professional standards and incredible work ethic to embrace our team mentality and thrive in our fast-paced environment. Our mission is to provide not on quality, value-engineering, but also to provide our clients with unmatched customer service, deliver our designs with timeliness and integrity, and collaborate with our clients to help them achieve successful projects.

We are looking for Civil Engineering Interns who are highly motivated, quick to learn and adapt to our methodologies and standards, and be the type of individual who is looking for a long-term career with a company that is willing to invest in their successful professional development. Ideal candidates are current civil engineering degree students who wish to gain real-world experience in specific areas of civil engineering.

Intern Objectives:

  • Learn to interact and communicate effectively with clients and project teams.
  • Learn to provide civil engineering, analysis, design, and drafting support to the project teams.
  • Learn to take a design plan from conceptual to construction.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide general CAD drafting support for licensed civil engineers and surveyors on staff.
  • Will work under the direction of a Project Manager, EIT or PE to produce construction drawings and civil engineering design.
  • Assist in the design of proposed infrastructure improvements to support residential and commercial development, i.e. the design of roadway, sewer, water, and storm drainage systems, as well as site grading design.
  • Work with a team and carefully track all information needed to create design deliverables from initial field survey to final construction drawing package.
  • Create design deliverables that meet municipal codes and requirements.
  • Work within our defined QA/QC review process to ensure accuracy.
  • Be our clients’ advocate to help them efficiently navigate municipality approval.
  • Assist, as required, professional office staff with administrative duties, submittal preparation, delivery of submittals, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Must be a current collegiate student in an accredited civil engineering degree program
  • Attention to detail, self-motivated and a team player.
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet client-imposed project deadlines.
  • May be required to perform administrative type duties as required; i.e., copying and collating plans and preparing/delivering submittals.
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications, BlueBeam, and Adobe Acrobat.
  • Strong analytical, conceptual, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to follow company CAD drafting standards and procedures.

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CAD Designer/Technician/Drafter

Full-time, Hourly - Focus Engineering and Surveying continues to grow in both market share and the full-service offerings our teams bring to our clients. We are looking for individuals with high professional and personal standards as well as incredible work ethic to embrace our team mentality and thrive in our fast-paced environment. Our mission is to provide not only quality, value-engineering, but also to provide our clients with unmatched customer service, deliver our designs with timeliness and integrity, and collaborate and partner with our clients to help them achieve successful projects.

We are looking for CAD Designers/Drafters who are highly motivated, quick to learn and adapt to our methodologies and standards, and be the type of individual who is looking for a long-term career with a company that is willing to invest in their successful professional development. Prior drafting and or design experience in fields of civil engineering or construction would be preferred.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide general CAD drafting support for licensed civil engineers and surveyors on staff.
  • Will work under the direction of a Project Manager, EIT or PE to produce construction drawings and civil engineering design and production architectural plans.
  • Work with a team and carefully track all information needed to create design deliverables from initial field survey to final construction drawing package.
  • Create design deliverables that meet municipal codes and requirements.
  • Work within our defined QA/QC review process to ensure accuracy.
  • Be our clients’ advocate to help them efficiently navigate municipality approval.
  • Potential work assignments could consist of, but are not limited to: assist in the design of single-family and town home site grading plans including the location of the home on the lot, and grading of the lot in relation to the home including the driveway and other elements of the property; provide updates to production architectural plans as requested by owner and prepare permit package plan submittals; support site civil design team with design of residential, commercial, and industrial engineering; assist with layout of construction projects.
  • Construction Layout CAD Designer requires either previous experience in either CAD or construction. Organize information and generate layout points using AutoCAD for field survey use. Work with engineer to problem solve and collaborate on construction projects. Coordinate information, layout, and plans between the office and the field crews.

Qualifications:

  • Attention to detail, self-motivated and a team player.
  • Experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D or Revit with high level of proficiency in any engineering or architectural discipline is preferred.
  • Proven ability to effectively interface with all levels of personnel and management as well as clients.
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet client-imposed project deadlines.
  • May be required to perform administrative duties as required (i.e., copying and coallating plan sets and preparing client deliverables)
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications, Adobe Acrobat or Bluebeam.
  • Strong analytical, conceptual, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to follow company CAD drafting standards and procedures.
  • Not only willing, but excited and passionate about continual improvement through both personal and professional development.

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Field Survey Assistant Rodman

Using high accuracy instruments, construction surveyors collect and transfer data that are critical to design engineers and architects to complete precise design work and provide information for skilled workers to complete their trade work accurately. Our entry level field survey assistant/rodman/technician helps provide support for the successful completion of our projects under the direction of a field crew chief. Construction surveyors are excellent communicators, maintain professional composure under high stress, are situationally aware, have the ability to problem self effectively, are critical thinkers with "outside the box" ways to find efficient solutions to challenges, and can see the "Big Picture", which would include a long-term career path trajectory.

This important position requires incredible work ethic, endurance, hustle, critical thinking, personal initiative to learn and progress, team success mentality, and a genuine desire to provide superior service to our clients.

Required Attributes: Applicants must maintain a clean, professional appearance. Must be physically able to stand, walk, use hands, tools, reach with arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, as well as lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. Applicants must have a maintain a clean motor vehicle record and should anticipate random drug testing. Crew members are expected to be dependable and available to work long hours (averaging 50+ hours per week) that may extend past 6 PM.

Hourly pay range is dependent upon relevant prior experience.

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Transportation MicroStation Designer

Focus Engineering and Surveying continues to grow in both market share and the full-service offerings our employees bring to our clients. We are looking for individuals with professional standards and incredible work ethic to embrace our team mentality and thrive in our fast-paced environment. Our mission is to provide not only quality, value-engineering, but also to provide our clients with unmatched customer service, deliver our designs with timeliness and integrity, and collaborate with our clients to help them achieve successful projects.

We are looking for CAD Designers/Drafters who are highly motivated, quick to learn and adapt to our methodologies and standards, and be the type of individual who is looking for a long-term career with a company that is willing to invest in their successful professional development. Although we are looking for individuals with specific Revit experience, any prior drafting and or design experience in fields of civil engineering would be preferred, but we will train the perfect applicant who meets all of our desired characteristics.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform accurate drafting and annotation for plans, profiles and details in construction plans.
  • Coordinate efforts with Engineers, EITs, drafters, designers, and surveyors.
  • Provide MicroStation / InRoads design and work in support of our design engineering team.
  • Perform on-site reviews as necessary to gather project information to ensure accuracy of plans and design.

Qualifications:

  • 5 years minimum of experience performing MicroStation / InRoads and/or a 2-year degree in CADD Associates or Advanced Level Certificate.
  • Proficiency in MicroStation is required.
  • Background in InRoads SS4 is a plus.
  • UDOT project experience is a plus, as is experience in working with UDOT standards and CADD templates.
  • Effective communication skills.

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