Staff Engineer - Kalispell, MT

  • WGM Group
  • Jul 05, 2021
Full time Design Engineering Management

Job Description

WGM Group has an opportunity for a Staff Engineer to join our dynamic engineering design team in the vibrant mountain town of Kalispell, MT. WGM Group is a comprehensive multi-disciplinary engineering firm including, planning & design, survey, environmental and natural resource management with office locations in Bozeman, Kalispell, Missoula, Hamilton and Helena. This role will be responsible for coordinating innovative, community-oriented, and diverse projects in the Northern Rockies.

Role & Responsibilities:

As an integral player in the engineering design team, you will:

  • Design and produce plans for a wide range of projects including public capital improvement projects, commercial sites, subdivisions, and transportation infrastructure
  • Oversee plan production
  • Coordinate and review with project managers and clients
  • Compile and submit permit applications to local, state and federal agencies
  • Produce engineering reports
  • Produce engineering documents using CAD and Civil 3D
  • Maintain project files and database
  • Perform construction observation


As a valued member of our engineering team, you will have at a minimum:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related field
  • 2-4 years of experience in civil engineering projects 
  • Licensed EIT
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Civil 3D (MicroStation a plus)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Entrepreneurial and community-minded perspective


Compensation & Benefits Package:

WGM Group promotes a healthy work-life balance and offers hourly pay to all employees. All hours worked over 40/week are eligible for overtime compensation. 

WGM offers full-time employees a comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, flex spending accounts, retirement savings plan (401K) with matching contributions, generous PTO, holiday pay, and a bonus and profit-sharing incentive.

WGM Group supports the professional development of employees by helping to offset professional licensing and offering Education Cost Assistance for training and continuing education programs.

Employees also enjoy the added benefit of working in charming downtown Kalispell, which is full of local shops and restaurants with quick access to the outdoors. Kalispell is a dynamic community located within a thirty-minute drive of Flathead Lake, Whitefish Mountain Ski Resort, Glacier National Park, several National and State forests and parks, as well as the Bob Marshall Wilderness area. 

About WGM Group: 

For over 50 years, WGM Group has helped create healthy communities, improved the natural environment, and enhanced regional infrastructure by working with our trusted partners in both the government and private sectors. WGM Group is a great place to work thanks to the commitment to service demonstrated by the people we hire and the spirit of teamwork that is so much a part of the work environment.

WGM Group is committed to the communities in which we do business. We contribute a portion of our profits to making our communities a better place to live. The company is founded on the principles of hard work and professional competence, while striving to create a fun and enjoyable workplace.

WGM Group provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. WGM Group complies with all state and federal non-discrimination laws including Title VII of the Civil Rights act of 1964 as amended and the new Americans with Disabilities Act. In compliance with the Immigration Reform Act of 1986, new employees must provide proof of identity and authorization to work in the U.S.

Apply today through our company website.