As a professional services company, Century West understands that our staff is our most important asset. Our clients keep coming back to us because of their relationships with the responsive, informed, and talented people who work here. From Northern Idaho to Southern Oregon, we work as a team to deliver high quality municipal and aviation consulting services.

Jim Pex, PE
Bend, Oregon
Senior Project Manager, Bend Office Supervisor
Jim has 18 years of experience largely spent preparing designs for public agencies that include all aspects of piping and infrastructure work and street improvements, along with environmentally sensitive designs for stormwater with fish passage restrictions. He has also served as the primary contact for the engineer of record for multiple cities. His knowledge of budgetary constraints, grant funding, and capital improvement needs are a tremendous asset to our municipal clients. Jim’s knowledge of contract documents and specification needs provide value to any project in limiting change orders and heading off issues prior to construction. Jim is known for his attention to detail in plans and specifications, his ability to lead multi-faceted design teams, and his commitment to making sure project deliverables met or exceeded expectations.
  • What would surprise people about you? I used to be a TV fishing show host.
  • What’s the best place to be when you aren’t working? Outdoors
  • What is your favorite quote? "Winners never quit, and quitters never win." Vince Lombardi
  • What is something you think everyone should do at least once in their lives? Do something so crazy at the end of it you say, “I’ll never do that again.”