Land development is growing and so is Actus! Actus is offering careers for a Civil Engineering Project Manager, Civil Designer and a Planning Manager to manage land development projects through the entire design cycle.

You will work with professional engineers, professional land surveyors and drafters in a professional environment. You will have the opportunity to manage projects for commercial, municipal and residential land development.

We offer a competitive compensation package, full benefits and growth opportunities.



Job Description

ACTUS has an immediate opportunity for a Flood Control Engineer Intern to join our Las Vegas Office. The candidate will assist the Principal Engineer with research, design and analysis for flood control conveyance facilities. Responsibilities will include:

  • Flood Control Hydrologic/Hydraulic modeling
  • Research of historic drainage studies and preliminary site assessments
  • Preparation of drainage studies
  • Engineering design of flood control facilities including channels and storm drain systems

Required Skills

  • Bachelor in Science in Civil Engineering or related field
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in hydrology, hydraulics, and/or flood control engineering
  • Civil Engineering Intern License or ability to obtain license within 6 months of employment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work on a team of designers, surveyors, and engineers
  • Practical application of various hydrology/hydraulics software including HEC-1 (or HEC-HMS), HEC-RAS, Flowmaster and WSPG
  • Proficient in MS Word and Excel
  • Competence with AutoCad Civil 3D
  • Familiarity with Clark County, City of Las Vegas, City of North Las Vegas, and Henderson design standards and processes regarding flood control.

Preferred characteristics and skills:

  • Practical application of WaterCad V8 for water network analyses. The Principal Engineer will train the candidate for preparation of water network analyses.
  • Professional Civil Engineers (licensed in Nevada) may be considered for this position in lieu of Civil Engineering Intern

Job Location:

  • Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Position Type:

  • Full-Time/Regular