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Lumos & Associates
9222 Prototype Drive
Reno, NV 89521

    Current Job Openings

  • Associate Planner

    Lumos & Associates, Inc. has a Planning department that is growing, rapidly. Are you interested in part-time, potentially full-time, employment as Associate Planner.

    This position requires an individual with strong communication, analytical, writing skills and the ability to work in a team environment. The Associate Planner is an intermediate-level professional planning position. Under the general direction of the Planning Group Manager, the Associate Planner is responsible for a broad range of duties requiring an understanding of land use policy and local zoning regulations to manage and prepare land use entitlements. A successful candidate will have experience in writing entitlement applications, public speaking skills and familiarity in serving as a liaison between the client and agency staff. Experience in preparing graphic materials is desirable.

    Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in planning, geography, landscape architecture or related field with 5 years of related experience. Proficiency and understanding of the Microsoft Office Suite, including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Powerpoint. Experience and familiarity with the following software is desirable: Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, PhotoShop, Illustrator), Sketchup, and/or ArcGIS/ArcMap. Contact HR today to join this dynamic team!

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  • Construction Inspectors / Senior Inspectors

    Lumos & Associates has seasonal positions available for Construction Inspectors on projects located throughout N. Nevada, with an emphasis of highway and roadway construction. Assignments may range from the inspection of new construction of roads and bridges to the application of micro slurry, chip seal and other maintenance treatments. Lumos provides an outstanding work environment where employees are challenged by their assignment, supported by management, and trusted to work independently.


    This position is responsible for full time and/or intermittent observation of highway and roadway construction activities. The ideal candidate is proficient in reading and interpreting plans and project specifications; preparation of daily inspection reports; verifying and documenting daily pay quantities; inspection of indirect construction activities such as traffic control and storm pollution control devices; and clearly documenting the daily aspect of a construction project.

    Job Summary:

    • Observe and document daily construction activities to ensure compliance with project plans and specifications.
    • Prepare daily inspection reports including accurate documentation of pay quantities.
    • Effectively communicate with clients, colleagues, and contractor personnel.
    • Observe/coordinate required materials testing activities to ensure compliance with project specifications.

    Essential Qualifications:

    • HS diploma or equivalent.
    • Minimum 5 years’ experience in highway or road construction.
    • Strong written and oral communication skills.
    • Proficient with MS Office (Word/Excel/Outlook).
    • Problem solving abilities and good math skills.
    • Understands and can recognize elements of a safe work site.
    • Knowledge of construction materials, methods, plans and specifications.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Inspection or materials testing related certifications (NICET, ICC, ACI, NAQTC, etc.)
    • Post High School education in a related field such as engineering or construction management. OSHA 10 Hour Construction Safety Certification
    • Experience working on NDOT, RTC or other local agency projects.


    Lumos requires clean driving records. Salaries are dependent on experience. Lumos & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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  • Civil Engineers / Project Designers

    Lumos & Associates has numerous full-time positions for Civil Engineers and Project Managers.

    This is a great opportunity to step forward in your engineering career, practice or pursue your licensure while interacting with professionals, providing creative sound designs that clients and agencies are proud of; and, become an integral part of a dynamic, family culture. Lumos is growing and we have a healthy backlog of public and private projects.

    In order to fill these positions, depending on experience, candidates will have between 2-8 years of experience. All positions require general civil design (an emphasis on land development is a strong plus). Must be capable of organizing and completing all phases of projects including proposal, design, submittal, agency coordination and review process, bidding assistance, and construction administration. Must have ability to solve design problems using engineering calculations and general design standards, and to apply concepts learned through required education and prior professional experience to complete project related tasks.

    Excellent organizational, oral, written, and analytical skills are required, as well as an ability to manage multiple tasks. Proficiency in computer design software programs including AutoDesk Civil 3D is required. If you have the above experience with a B.S. in Civil Engineering or equivalent, and PE License in the State of Nevada, or the ability to attain within 6 months, please contact our Human Resources Manager, Debby Hunter.

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  • Project Manager, Engineering

    Lumos is actively seeking a full­-time professional, with strong skills in consulting and project management. Successful candidate will serve as Project Manager for a variety of projects; manage budgets, technical staff, and reports; contribute to expanding our professional reputation; work closely with other managers throughout the company to promote the company’s business interests in adherence to our mission, vision, and values.

    5­ - 8 Years of general civil design and project management experience (an emphasis on land development is a strong plus). Must be capable of organizing and completing all phases of projects including proposal, design, submittal, agency coordination and review process, bidding assistance, and construction administration.

    Must have ability to solve design problems using engineering calculations and general design standards, and to apply concepts learned through required education and prior professional experience to complete project management tasks. Excellent organizational, oral, written and analytical skills are required, as well as an ability to manage multiple tasks.

    Proficiency in computer design software programs including AutoDesk Civil 3D is required. B.S. in Civil Engineering or equivalent and PE License in the State of Nevada is required. Clean driving record required. Salary DOE.

    Lumos & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Benefits Package for Full-Time Employees

  • All the Benefits You'd Expect. And Then Some.

    —  Paid Time Off
    —  Company-paid benefits:
    •  3 Medical options
    •  Dental
    •  Health savings account with employer contributions
    •  Flexible spending account
    •  Short-term disability
    •  Long-term disability
    •  Life insurance
    —  Vision
    —  401(k) with 25% match
    —  Employee Assistance Program
    —  Supplemental Insurance – Aflac
    —  Employee Referral Reward Program
    —  Scholarship
    —  Professional Development
    —  Internship program with University of Nevada, Reno
    —  Work-Life balance with a great family culture and flexibility is a huge priority at Lumos!

Employee Testimonials

  • Hear what our employees have to say about Lumos.

    "Lumos is a place where integrity is paramount, coworker interaction is dynamic, and the management philosophy is client and employee centered. We are here to make a profit by filling needs better than anyone else. We are here to help you." - Billy

    "Lumos provides high quality engineering services and demonstrates the utmost professionalism with clients. I love the variety of interesting and challenging projects that Lumos consistently acquires. The comradery between employees and the family-oriented atmosphere that Lumos promotes is outstanding. What I admire most about Lumos is the work-life balance that is encouraged. It is great working with professionals that also exhibit enthusiasm for spending time outdoors, exploring beyond our office walls." - Jason

    "Working with Lumos, feels like I am working with my family. The people I work with are awesome. It is run very smoothly, no stress, no running around crazy trying to get a submittal out, no late nights working till 2am. I love it! The benefit package is great. My first day working with Lumos I was asked if I ride my bike to work. I was like, "No, I live in Gardnerville. Why?" Well I guess he lived in Reno and it was, Ride Your Bike to Work Week at Lumos. This company by far is the most entertaining, down to earth, good, fun group of people I have ever worked with. When I started at Lumos I was going through a very hard time in my life and this tight-knit group put a smile back on my face and the new beginning I needed." - Rachel

    "My second summer with Lumos & Associates best exemplifies why I love working here. Over the course of two weeks in September I inspected the replacement of a water main on a reservation, directed the placement of road markings in downtown, sampled and tested concrete on a runway for fighter jets, and worked on the design of 4 miles of pipeline in the North Valleys. Since day one at Lumos I have felt welcomed, encouraged, and valued." - Mauricio

    "Fresh out of college, I came to Lumos with very little "real world experience." My fellow coworkers not only welcomed me to the Lumos community, but also encouraged and motivated me to be more than just "the new kid." Five years later, I continue to grow beside my Lumos family and strive to be an inspiration to every new employee that walks through our doors." - Lexy

    "I have two favorite things about working at Lumos: the people and the variety of work. I have had the opportunity to work with project managers with a wealth of knowledge and professionalism who always make time to explain the industry practices and procedures that you don't learn in school. The project designers are enthusiastic about the work we do and always willing to teach me something new about AutoCAD. Our clients come from both the private and public sectors, which keeps the work flow dynamic - it's hard not to learn something new every day! Best of all is the fun after work at the Donner Lake picnic, Reno-Tahoe Odyssey, and Saturday morning snowshoeing, to name only a few of the events that keep life outside of work interesting." - Cindy

    "When I first started at Lumos I knew they were a tight-knit environment. I started with no real expectations to grow but now I can say that after being here they have shown that they are eager to watch people grow within and will help them to do so. The progress in the years to come will be exciting." - Ashley

    "I enjoy working at Lumos because the staff is always cheerful and happy to be here. A morning cup of coffee is shared with co-workers as we contemplate the day's goals ahead or just share some news, or current events. As one who tends to focus on task, I appreciate the "go home" encouragements at the end of the day, helping keep the work-life balance in check. The mix of projects that I get to work on are a big part of keeping my enthusiasm on a high note. The benefits are excellent, and exceed other companies' offerings that I've worked for in the past. Company outings and events outside of work hours also contribute to overall satisfaction. I look forward to the next few years of work coming down the tracks!" - Marc

    "Lumos is an amazing company for which to work! I am often challenged to expand and grow in my position, while also being surrounded by strong mentorship and fellowship. I consider my colleagues to be friends. We work diligently together and also enjoy each other's company outside of work." - Brian

  • Lumos one of the “Best Places to Work” 2017

    Lumos & Associates was a finalist in the 2017 Northern Nevada Best Places to Work program and event hosted by Northern Nevada Human Resources Association (NNHRA) in the Medium Business category. The Best Places to Work program was established to recognize companies and organizations in Northern Nevada who deliver an outstanding work experience.

    To qualify for Best Places to Work, a certain percentage (dependent on company size) of all employees were required to fill out a 30-question survey, provided by the program. From those surveys, 90% had to be positive reviews. This collection of information was used to assist in evaluating the workplace environment. The program helps to provide employers with feedback and insight into employee engagement, leadership development, employee recognition, recruitment, manager involvement, turnover, and retention.

    We are honored to make this year’s list of finalists. Our determined, energetic, and passionate employees truly make Lumos one of the best places to work!