PAE, Inc Civil Engineer in Arlington, Virginia

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Civil Engineer


  • The Civil Engineer for Sanitation and Structural Planning and Design will report to the Architect.

  • The engineer will assess, design and inspect engineering systems in correctional facilities, promote professional engineering education and ensuring code compliance for sustainability of engineering services.

  • Ability to relate to professionals from other cultures, to mentor and to develop training materials for Afghanistan’s Ministry of the Interior Central Prison Directorate is a key part of this position.

  • The Civil Engineer will provide civil engineering expertise and technical support for the CPD, provide drawings, specifications and estimates for bidding and construction, and assist in the establishment of accurate Bills of Quantity and cost estimates for all civil engineering works.

  • He/she will provide on-site monitoring of construction and rehabilitation activities to ensure the on-going work conforms to approved designs, drawings, and the scope of work.

  • He/she will perform, demonstrate and report continuous adequate safety measures applicable while construction works progresses.

  • He/she will perform other duties as assigned include manages the team for shot periods when the Team Lead is not present.


Education and/or Experience

  • An engineering degree (mins. 4 year) from an accredited University and a governmental sanctioned license to practice is essential. Note: Licenses from non-US jurisdictions need supporting documentation to show equivalent requirements to US standards; or equivalent to a minimum of 6 years’ experience in design engineering for large scale projects (in excess of 1000 users).

  • A working knowledge and experience in planning and designing for sanitation and structural design applications.

  • Actual civil engineering working projects showing innovation, sustainability, and ease in maintenance should be listed with appropriate reference.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to relate to professionals from other cultures, to mentor and to develop training materials for Afghanistan’s Ministry of Interior correctional staffs to ensure sustainable oversight and operation Prior oversees experience in a conflict zone is preferred.

  • Knowledge of AUTO CAD programs for design and depiction including AUTO CAD CIVIL.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

EEO is the Law Poster at


PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with PAE, please call Recruiting at (703) 656-6064 or email with "Disability Assistance" in the subject line.