Akana is looking for a Civil Engineer with design and construction experience for a 5 month project in Aberdeen, South Dakota. After this project is completed, this role has the potential of being full-time based in Portland, Oregon with telecommuting. For this position, we are offering excellent pay, per diem, travel/lodging, company-paid health benefits, and vacation and sick time.
We are looking for someone with a structural background in commercial offices, schools, detention facilities, etc. This person should also be someone with local agency code experience (building official, plans examiner, etc.) Some federal government experience is a plus, but being able to work in a fluid and fast moving environment is required. We are looking for someone with good communication, collaboration, and team building skills
Akana is a great place to work, and attracts and retains exceptional talent, by providing a challenging and diverse work place with ample opportunity for advancement. Many of our employees marvel at the breadth of experience they enjoy at the firm, which is not typical for a firm our size. We also benefit from many long-term employees who can provide leadership and mentorship to new staff joining ...the firm. Our employees receive higher than industry standard wages, and a benefits package which has been designated by our insurance broker as “best in class.” Akana employees enjoy a flexible work schedule and work environment including telecommuting to help with their work/life balance.