CAREERS AT VERDIS
Verdis is headquartered in beautiful Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The Panhandle region of North Idaho offers four seasons of fun and adventure, including fishing, boating, skiing, hiking, golfing, bicycle trails, hunting, snowmobiling and more. The local arts and entertainment scene is lively, with outdoor concert series, monthly Art Walks, symphonies, local theater productions and more. Spokane, Washington, is just a short drive away, offering big city amenities, concerts, and Broadway productions.
You’ll love where you live and we will do everything we can to make sure you’ll love where you work! You’ll come for the competitive pay and benefits, but you’ll stay because we have an incredible, supportive team, family-friendly environment and “office views” that can’t be beat.
Verdis team members have successfully completed hundreds of projects in 14 states for local, state, and federal agencies, as well as private clients throughout the western United States. Our projects have taken us to country’s most spectacular national parks, the peaks of Alaska and even the sunny islands of Hawaii.
We encourage our team members reach their full potential, with ongoing opportunities for professional development, training, and tuition assistance. Verdis offers 7 paid holidays, profit-sharing, an annual bonus program, 401k, PTO, Medical/Vision/Dental, parental leave, and relocation assistance. Team Verdis enjoys Taco Tuesdays, weekly social hours and an annual barn dance with live entertainment and activities for the entire family.
Verdis is active in our community. Our firm is a proud sponsor of CDA 2030, the North Idaho Centennial Trail Foundation, and the Jackass Half Marathon & 5k, a fundraiser for the Silver Valley Chamber of Commerce. Verdis President Sandy Young serves as President of the Panhandle Parks Foundation, a nonprofit supporting parks, recreational opportunities, and preservation of open space in North Idaho. The company also supports Olympic Nature Experience, an immersive outdoor school on Washington’s Olympic Peninsula.
There’s no better place to play and live than North Idaho and no better place to work than Verdis!
Civil Engineer/Construction Project Engineer | Coeur d’Alene, Idaho
Growing design-build construction firm seeks qualified individual to manage local and federal projects. Engineer is responsible for developing plan sets and specs. The right individual will have experience in private and public projects and have both analytical and client interfacing skills.
- Developing plans, specifications, peer review, reports, proposals, client meetings, and coordination meetings.
- Knowledge of and experience with compliance for local, state, and federal regulations related to safety, IBC codes, and standards.
- Analyze operations and refine company protocols for efficiency, productivity, and profitability.
- Coordination with other design disciplines and drafting staff to complete projects.
Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree from a 4-year accredited university in Civil Engineering. Three to 5 years (minimum) design engineering or field engineering experience. A background in practical field construction work, which can be prior to or in combination with engineering work. A combination of education and experience will also be considered. Mastery of English in written form with clarity and specificity. State of Idaho and/or Washington stamps or ability to obtain a license in Idaho and Washington within 12 months.
Skills/Aptitudes: The ability to multi-task to perform work both independently and in a team environment and to prioritize tasks is required. Analytical and detailed critical thinking skills are necessary for the position, with ability to reason through variables to make sound decisions regarding the execution of plans and specs. While such analytical skills are required, the right candidate will also be able to communicate the requirements of the work in simple, understandable language to clients and the design team. AutoCAD and Microsoft Office Suite expertise with superior Excel skills and experience required. Perform engineer’s estimates. Ability to complete shop drawings with AutoCAD is desirable & preferred. Physical ability to work for extended periods of time at a desk while having the ability to occasionally lift 50lb parcels and to stoop, kneel, and climb ladders to view completion of construction work is required. Cognitive and emotional intelligence skills, enabling positive interaction with consultants, suppliers, and clients under stressful circumstances where conflict and misunderstandings are common and need to be resolved are desired. Willingness to attend continuing education classes to expand and maintain work skill set is also an expectation.
Other Qualifications: Must have a current driver’s license and possess vehicle insurance coverage. Candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment background and screening investigation and have personal transportation and willingness to travel to meet with subs and suppliers.
- Practical construction: 2 years (Required)
- CAD software: 1 year (Required)
- Bachelor’s (Required)
- Multiple locations (primarily within the Coeur d’Alene region, but occasional travel)
To apply, please email a letter of interest and resume to Molly Mazzuca at email@example.com
Drafter | Coeur d’Alene, Idaho
Verdis is seeking an experienced drafter.