Join the 3 Rocks Team!

Innovative people passionate about serving our neighbors

Who We Are

Challenge and community bring our diverse group together to creatively solve problems and improve the lives of our neighbors. What makes us different is our amazing location in Cañon City, Colorado, our dedication to giving back to the community, and our pursuit of the innovative ideas that made us become engineers in the first place. 

Where We Are

Cañon City, Colorado, is located just downstream of the Royal Gorge on the Arkansas River. The Royal Gorge Region is home to 52 miles of single track mountain biking trails, Class I to Class V whitewater, 1,148 climbs (in the Shelf Road area alone), low cost of living, and is considered "the climate capital of Colorado" allowing you to enjoy these activities for longer! 

Who We Are Looking For

We hire awesome people that share our passion for our community... and it helps if they have the technical skills we're looking for. ​If you don't find the perfect fit for you below in our open positions but are interested in working for 3 Rocks, contact us anyway! 

Drafter I

Help design your community without having to get an engineering degree! Drafters at 3 Rocks draft and design civil and structural infrastructure with the help of an engineer. We currently have a great drafting team thanks to our local high school programs and are looking to expand that team further. The new team member will use AutoCAD and/or Civil 3D to create construction documents and exhibits for roads, utilities, residential neighborhoods, foundations, buildings, commercial developments, drainage infrastructure, and more.  

​Gotta Have It:​

  • Passion for our community


Bonus Points:

  • Experience with AutoCAD

  • Construction experience

  • Experience working at an engineering firm

  • Recommendation letter from drafting teacher or former employer

  • Passion for awesome things in Cañon (hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, food, rafting, rock climbing, etc.)


Compensation & Benefits:

  • $13/hr - $16/hr

  • Participation in profit sharing

  • Employer-sponsored health insurance

  • 3 Weeks PTO accrued annually

  • Use of the company raft

  • 8hr/year paid volunteer time

Civil Engineer III – IV (PE)

We are currently looking for a civil engineer to manage and oversee a wide variety of projects as well as guide less experienced staff. The successful applicant will be responsible for a variety of civil designs, serve clients and our community well, review work by others, and manage projects from beginning to end. Projects the successful applicant will work on will include residential neighborhoods, CDOT ROW, local roads, and commercial civil site plans.

We are open to the right candidate working remotely- but ideally they would work on location or be able to make regular in-person check-ins to get to know and work with their awesome team more effectively.

​Gotta Have It:​

  • Professional Engineering License (or ability to obtain within two months)

  • 5+ years of experience designing civil infrastructure such as roads, utilities, and site grading

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D

  • Experience reviewing designs and guiding less experienced staff

  • Passion for awesome things in Cañon (hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, food, rafting, rock climbing, 4 wheeling, jeep crawling, hunting, fishing, etc.)


Bonus Points:

  • Experience and ability to successfully develop business and bring in new clients

  • Experience with DOT projects

  • Construction administration experience

  • Design experience in Colorado​

  • Experience designing small state-permitted water and wastewater facilities


Compensation & Benefits:

  • $65,000-$95,000 Annual Salary

  • Participation in profit sharing

  • Employer-sponsored health insurance

  • 4 Weeks PTO accrued annually

  • Use of the company whitewater raft!