Civil Engineer - Remote

$70,000 - $90,000 yearly
  • Cushing Terrell
  • Remote (Montana, USA)
  • Jul 01, 2024
Full time Design Engineering

Job Description


Join us to design places that make a difference

As a Cushing Terrell team member, you will create built environments that push the boundaries of cutting-edge design and contribute to thriving communities. You will join a multidisciplinary team of talented engineers, architects, designers, planners, and business professionals who work across 13 office locations as well as remotely throughout the United States. Our vision is to shape a new world using knowledge and creativity to educate, enlighten, delight, unite, preserve, sustain, and forever improve.

Qualifications* you will bring to the table:

  • A Professional Engineering License in the State of job posting or other states or willing to get it or have valid EIT
  • 5 to 8 years of project experience
  • Advanced knowledge and skills of AutoCAD Civil 3D, proficient with WaterCAD, Autodesk Storm and Sanitary Analysis, ArchGIS, as well as Bluebeam, Outlook, Microsoft Office. Ability to utilize Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven ability to work with engineering concepts in real world applications
  • Ability to work independently as a project engineer on various projects
  • A proficient technical writer
  • The ability to take small to medium sized projects from conception to final design with little input from a senior engineer

*Did you know that some people hold back on applying to jobs if they don’t meet 100% of the listed requirements? We don’t want you to hold back! If you don’t check every single point above but still feel like you could successfully do the work, we encourage you to apply! 

As a Team Member at Cushing Terrell, you will*…

  • Prepare project plans and specifications using AutoCAD Civil 3D and Microsoft Office
  • Collaborate with other disciplines to produce preliminary concepts and drawings
  • Complete cost estimates and research codes and/or jurisdictional requirements
  • Develop positive external and internal client relationships and participate in meetings with either internal or external clients to determine project goals
  • Prepare calculations, technical memorandums and reports 
  • Be responsible for construction administration including, but not limited to, onsite field observation
  • Be called upon to support our design teams in partnership with talented Architects, Engineers and Business Professionals remotely and across our office locations

*The majority of the time a person in this role will be sitting in an office with limited physical requirements. This may require individuals to bend, stretch, twist, and reach. On occasion, individuals will be required to visit a client site to perform site verifications and field surveys.

Your pay

The salary for this position is based on the location/s posted. If you are a candidate living outside of (this region/these regions), we still encourage you to apply as salary ranges may differ across states/cities/job markets.

  • Expected Range*: $70,000 to $90,000 is based on the Billings, MT location
  • The position is also eligible for an annual performance bonus

*The actual salary offered for the role will be determined based on a variety of factors including but not limited to; years of experience, licensure status, location, level of job-related knowledge, and other job-related factors (as permitted by law). 

Why Cushing Terrell?

Cushing Terrell offers excellent, competitive employee benefits, such as a nationwide High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) with HSA, dental, and vision coverage for both you and eligible dependents. A 401(k)/Roth retirement plan with a 5% employer match.  8 paid holidays and PTO accrual. Professional and personal growth are equally important to us; we offer advancement opportunities and are committed to continuing education and mentorship opportunities for all of our team members.

Cushing Terrell’s Work Smart Program is a flexible work arrangement designed to acknowledge and embrace flexibility in our work environments and preferences. While we prefer that our team enjoy the benefits of in-office work collaboration, team members in most roles, with more than 3 years of professional experience may have flexibility to work remotely, a hybrid schedule, or 100% in the office.

View our Employee Benefits Guide for more information.


Cushing Terrell is committed to pursuing, achieving, and preserving a culture that embraces diversity, equity, and inclusion – within our firm, partnerships, communities, and the places we design. We are invested in expanding awareness of different lived experiences, building capacity for understanding and mutual respect, and implementing practices that uphold our commitments.        

Cushing Terrell is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to actual or perceived race, age, color, religious creed, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, military status or status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws and ordinances. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.          

If you need assistance or accommodation while seeking employment with us, please call 406.248.7455. We will review requests for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis. If you are having difficulty applying through an external website, please visit          

We look forward to hearing from you!