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Mid-Level (5-15 Years)

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Civil Engineer (Mid-Level) – Site & Municipal

Position Details


Any Wisconsin Office Location: Madison, Green Bay, Menomonie, or Germantown

Job LEvel

Mid-Level (5-15 Years)

Employment Type

Full Time

Job Description

KL Engineering is seeking an experienced Site and Municipal Civil Engineer. Candidates would work within a hybrid schedule out of our Madison, Green Bay, Menomonie, or Germantown office; remote working accommodation within the state of Wisconsin may be considered. KL Engineering, Inc. is an award-winning Wisconsin-based consulting engineering firm. We provide our clients with a full range of services that include transportation planning and design, site, municipal and utility design, structural engineering, parks / trails / recreation design, environmental studies, surveying / GIS, construction management, and more.

Qualified candidates should possess a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering. It is important to have professional licensure (PE) or interest and ability to earn such licensure. The successful candidate will possess the desire to work within the site and municipal sector and be invested in offering “[A] Better Experience” to coworkers and clients by collaborating to problem solve and develop innovative and efficient designs that benefit our clients and the community. The successful candidate will seek to be part of a team who are invested in and excited about the opportunity to work on a variety of infrastructure projects that improve mobility, accessibility, sustainability, and safety.

At KL Engineering, our team of talented and experienced engineers work on diverse and challenging projects in an inclusive, collaborative, and flexible work environment. Our focus is to provide employees with meaningful work and involvement enabling them to learn, grow, and thrive personally and professionally. Our shared values of integrity, dependability, excellence, work-life balance, diversity, and commitment to our clients and each other are the foundation of our continued success.


KL Engineering’s Site and Municipal group completes a wide variety of project types for a diverse mix of private and public clients that include State-owned facilities (DFD), commercial site, municipal, utility-related, parks, institutional, and federal. This is an exciting opportunity for a mid-career engineer with experience in site and municipal areas that has project management experience or the desire to move into project management while completing technical assignments within a talented and collaborative engineering team.


  • Coordinate/perform Civil 3D work for design modeling and plan production.
  • Prepare and/or coordinate project plans, specifications, and cost estimates.
  • Prepare and/or review project reports.
  • Assess environmental impacts including stormwater management and environmental and agency coordination.
  • Assist as a client liaison for the project.
  • Assist with the coordination of sub-consultant activities.
  • Assist in preparing proposals and participating in marketing efforts.
  • Assist in the oversight of the construction observation and administration including processing contractor submittals, RFIs, and pay requests.



  • Successful candidates will have a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and have 5-15 years of experience.
  •  Licensed as a Professional Engineer (PE) or the ability to obtain a PE in Wisconsin (licensure in surrounding areas a plus).
  • Familiarity with design/drafting software such as AutoCAD and Civil 3D required, proficiency preferred.
  • Project management experience or the desire to move into project management.
  • Proficiency with the MS Office suite software.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work in a collaborative team environment.
  • Ability to travel to sites in and around Wisconsin.
  • Ability to effectively communicate (virtually and in-person) with clients and colleagues, both verbally and in writing.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, and time management skills, with a high level of attention to detail and self-motivated to be successful.
  • Ability to identify and establish work priorities while balancing multiple projects.

Beneficial Competencies:

  • Supplemental design experience in related fields such as stormwater, roadway, or sanitary and water main design is beneficial.
  • Experience with construction oversight activities.
  • Experience in stormwater management design, including the use of HydroCAD and WinSLAMM.
  • Previous experience in land development and locally let municipal design procedures, DOA, DFD, and DNR standards, and WisDOT FDM policies and procedure knowledge.


In addition to career growth potential, we offer an excellent salary and full benefits within a teamwork-oriented and casual working environment. Current benefits include:


  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Flexible Core Hours Schedule
  • Hybrid Work Schedule Options
  • Professional Development & Tuition Reimbursement
  • Corporate Casual Dress
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long & Short Term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings & Profit-Sharing Plan
  • Section 125 Flexible Spending Plans


Please apply through our website or submit a resume and cover letter to recruiting@klengineering.com



Women, Veterans, Disabled, and Minorities are encouraged to apply

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, age, gender, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran/military status, marital status, genetic information, or any other status protected under local, state, or federal laws or regulations.


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