Job Description: RESPEC, a nationally recognized engineering consulting company, has an immediate opening located in Rapid City or Sioux Falls, South Dakota, for a civil engineer who specializes in water resources. This position involves financial and operational program responsibility, client relationship development and maintenance, business development, overall project oversight, personnel management and recruitment.
Compensation: Salary is commensurate with experience. Compensation includes a comprehensive fringe-benefits package that consists of medical, vision, dental, holidays, paid leave, 401(k) Plan, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), continuing education, and professional societies. RESPEC is a 100% employee-owned company and employees are eligible for participation in the ESOP after a qualifying period.
Interviews: Interviews will be by appointment only. RESPEC is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information or Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Qualifications: The successful candidate must have a bachelor of science degree in civil or environmental engineering (or related engineering discipline) and a minimum of 10 years of consulting engineering experience. The candidate must have proven interpersonal skills, good oral and written communication skills, and experience in managing projects and staff. Additional preferred qualifications include the following:
Registered as a Professional Engineer (PE) in South Dakota
Experience in providing water infrastructure services, including sanitary and storm sewer, water storage and distribution, stormwater facilities, lift and pump stations, intakes, wells, feasibility studies, supply-and-demand analysis, distribution systems, and water reuse and conservation plans
Experience in providing water-resource services, including water rights and rules, protection of source water, stormwater studies and planning, surface-water modeling, and flood-control and drainage services
Experience in developing construction plans and specifications
Experience in construction observation.
Internal Number: R18-1330
About RE/SPEC Inc.
RESPEC is a client-focused consulting and services company that specializes in developing innovative solutions to critical environmental issues in our region. Our 100 percent employee-owned firm has been advising clients for over 45 years, with the majority of work performed for returning clients. Currently, RESPEC employs over 250 professionals in 15 states. Since our founding in 1969, we remain committed to serving our clients with the highest degree of integrity, honesty, and professionalism.
RESPEC has a diverse group of technical professionals focused on serving the market sectors critical to quality of life. No project is too large or too small. From water quality initiatives throughout Minnesota, to information technology data management nation-wide supporting Indian Health Service, to mine engineering design for global mining interests, we match the right team of specialists in energy, water, environment, technology, and mining to the uniqueness of each client and project to make a difference in the lives of others.