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As we enter our next phase of growth, SME offers a unique opportunity for the right individual to excel and potentially become an equity owner of the firm. Are you interested in a progressive and growing company that offers exceptional opportunities for your success?
SME is looking for a qualified, intermediate to senior engineer to join our Landfill Engineering group. This is an exceptional opportunity for a motivated and experienced individual to become part of our company, which is a respected leader in the solid waste engineering field. We are looking for an engineer who can perform landfill design work from concept through to completion of detailed design. Projects include design of landfill cells, rehabilitations, and closures, including landfill liners, leachate, gas, and stormwater management systems. Your work will include the preparation of permits, technical reports, and detailed landfill design plans and specifications.
Because the Landfill Engineer works closely with SME’s multidisciplinary staff, contractors, and clients, your strong interpersonal and verbal and written communication skills will be important to this role. At SME, we pride ourselves on building and maintaining meaningful, long-term relationships.
Required Skills and Qualifications
5+ years of landfill-related experience
Project management and/or construction experience is a plus
B.S. or M.S. in Environmental, Civil, or Geotechnical Engineering
Professional Engineer (PE) license or ability to obtain this soon after hire
Must be familiar with general landfill components such as geosynthetic liners, earthwork, and liner construction techniques.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and Outlook), landfill-related design software (e.g., HELP model), and AutoCAD software and applications.
To apply, please send a cover letter and resume. No telephone calls, please.
SME is based in Cumberland, just north of Portland, Maine. Perfect for a balance of work and play, we are located only minutes from ocean beaches, lakes, rivers, and mountains where you can conveniently access outstanding outdoor activities. If city life is more your style, the area offers fantastic shopping and dining options as well as a diverse arts and entertainment scene.
SME is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Additional Salary Information: SME offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. The company pays 100 percent of Medical, Life, and Long-Term and Short-Term Disability insurance, and annually contributes to each employee’s Health Savings Account. We provide paid vacation, holiday, and sick time. SME’s retirement plan includes three components: a generous 401k plan; profit sharing; and a non-discretionary 3% of gross pay contribution. There are year-end bonuses for all employees.
About Sevee & Maher Engineers, Inc.
Founded in 1985, Sevee & Maher Engineers, Inc. (SME) is an accomplished team of 50 experienced and talented professionals providing environmental consulting, comprehensive design, construction, and permitting services for commercial, industrial, governmental, and residential clients throughout the United States. SME combines strong technical expertise with innovative technologies to provide cutting-edge solutions to our clients’ 21st-century challenges.
SME began as a landfill design consulting firm, and over the past 35 years we have expanded our business to multiple service sectors.