Kleinschmidt Group
  • 06-Sep-2021 to Until Filled (EST)
  • Compliance Engineering
  • Lancaster, PA, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Competitive salary, Bonus Program – annual and quarterly, Comprehensive medical/dental/vision package, 401(k) with 4% match employer match and 100% immediate vesting, 10 Floating Holidays, Paid Time Off , Short-Term Disability, Paid Parental Leave, Tuition Assistance, Employee Ownership

Kleinschmidt has a full-time opening for a Water Resources/Ecological Engineer to design and manage projects in Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Lexington, South Carolina; or Essex, Connecticut. Our flexibility and core value of relationships allows us to offer employees the opportunity to work in an office, or remotely, based on their personal needs. We understand the concerns with COVID-19 and have policies in place to help keep our employees safe.

Who You Are

A licensed Professional Engineer with a B.S. in Civil Engineering. A minimum of 10 years of experience in water resource design is required.

Knowledgeable: Prior experience with dam rehabilitation or removal, recreation facilities, stream restoration, wetland restoration, and/or fish passage engineering designs is a must. The candidate should have a working knowledge of Autodesk Civil 3D software and national/regional CAD drawing standards. Experience with developing technical specifications, cost estimates, and bid documents. Experience with civil site layouts, grading plans, cut/fill analyses, stormwater management plans, soil erosion and sediment control plans, erosion/scour analyses, and bioengineering or hard armoring systems is preferred. Experience with local, state, and federal permitting is a plus.

Project Manager: The candidate will have experience managing multi-disciplinary projects and working with junior to senior level staff. The candidate will have the ability to manage multiple projects concurrently and prior construction monitoring/owner's engineer experience is a plus.

Relationship-focused: Passion for mentoring junior-level staff. Ability to establish long-lasting relationships with clients to assist them in solving complex engineering work, demonstrate the ability to work effectively with a multi-disciplinary team while applying engineering skills throughout the project.

Additional Requirements

  • Must possess permanent authorization to work in the United States and able to acquire authorization to work in Canada
  • Must be willing to travel and possess a valid driver's license

About the Position

This position provides an exciting opportunity for a self-motivated applicant looking to advance their career by using their experience and technical knowledge to help plan and execute multidisciplinary projects from analysis and design through construction.

Who We Are

Kleinschmidt is one of the few employee-owned consulting firms in North America specializing in hydropower and we have been doing it for more than 50 years. We focus on developing engineering, regulatory, and environmental solutions that benefit our clients by lowering costs, shortening schedules, and improving regulatory relationships.

Our people are passionate, engaged, and enjoy learning from one another while working on unique and creative projects. Technical excellence is at the heart of our continued success, and we strongly encourage learning and continuous improvement to create professional growth and new opportunities for our employees.


  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus Program - Annual and quarterly
  • Comprehensive medical/dental/vision package
  • 401(k) with 4% match employer match and 100% immediate vesting
  • 10 Floating Holidays
  • Paid Time Off
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Employee Ownership

Kleinschmidt is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. It is our company policy and culture to provide equal opportunity to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender status, disability status, national origin, veteran status, and all other dimensions of diversity.

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As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Kleinschmidt is committed to a diverse workforce.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation.

If you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the online application or need other accommodations, you may request an accommodation by contacting our recruitment coordinator at 207.416.1262.


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