KCI Career: Engineer-in-Training

KCI offers a broad range of engineering, environmental, planning, design, survey and construction career opportunities. Whether you are an experienced professional, a recent graduate or new to the workforce, we invite you to join our team of innovative, talented and dedicated staff. KCI provides competitive pay and excellent benefits in a professionally rewarding atmosphere, with great opportunities for career growth and advancement.


Join us as we Rise to the Challenge

At KCI, we’re building an enduring community that provides unparalleled value to our employee-owners. We make our mark designing and delivering our world-class solutions, so we invest deeply in supporting and developing our team. We reward integrity and commitment, and when we do well, you do well. Our employee’s have the freedom to innovate, unlimited growth, a voice that matters, a lifestyle that works, and skin in the game. Achievements are shared and celebrated. As a team, we are motivated to better ourselves, each other, and the world around us. 

We are looking for a Stormwater Engineer (Civil) to work in support of our Southeast practice. Under the direction of a Senior PE, the ideal candidate will work in coordination with our staff on a variety of stormwater-related projects. The candidate is responsible for completing activities as necessary in the development and/or support of various transportation projects, drainage improvements, hydrologic/hydraulic design, and watershed studies. Workload assignments may involve travel and light field work.


KCI Technologies, Inc. is a 100% employee-owned engineering, consulting and construction firm serving clients throughout the United States. KCI is recognized as an industry leader, employing cutting-edge technologies, management practices and strategic growth initiatives. Employee ownership fosters an entrepreneurial spirit, encourages technical expertise, and shapes strategic planning.

KCI is currently ranked #48 on Engineering News-Record’s list of the Top 500 design firms in the nation.


We offer a competitive compensation package, family friendly benefits, a collaborative working environment, and the training, mentoring and resources you need to advance in your career.

Benefits 2022

We understand that you have choices, and we know that together we will make a great team!

KCI is committed to building a diverse and inclusive staff, and we encourage women, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Duties, Responsibilities & Other

  • Design and preparation of construction drawings for various stormwater projects. Projects include: transportation, stormwater drainage improvements, hydrologic / hydraulic studies, watershed studies, private and public sector work.
  • Field work as required
  • Assist in civil engineering projects including needs and feasibility studies, asset management, stormwater management and preparation of technical reports and documentation
  • Must have general knowledge of AutoCAD or Microstation, Geopake drainage or Open-Roads preferred. Good communication skills. Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel


  • Bachelor’s Degree required. Appropriate professional certification preferred.
  • Minimum of 0-2 year’s experience
  • Pre-employment drug screening is a condition of employment.
  • Background and motor vehicle checks required


  • Bachelor’s Degree required.  Appropriate professional certification preferred.
  • Minimum of 0-2 year’s experience.
  • Pre-employment drug screening is a condition of employment. Background and motor vehicle checks may be required based upon  

Performance Expectations

  • Complete Annual Individual Training Program
  • Train adequate backup personnel to support your role in your absence
  • Comply with all KCI policies and procedures
  • Ensure projects fulfill ISO compliance requirements
  • Complete other duties as required/assigned
  • Achieve or exceed budgeted individual utilization target(80-85% typical)
  • Attend bi-weekly(or more frequently as necessary) meetings with project team on all projects/tasks
  • Complete all tasks on time and within budget while fully meeting the scope
  • Consult and coordinate with other practices and sub-consultants as required
  • Operate within specified (corporate or project) budget parameters
  • Compare field data to base plan
  • Conduct site visits and gather data, including measurements, sketches, notes and photographs as needed
  • Prepare design calculations, drawings, specifications and cost estimates for review and approval
  • Prepare preliminary concept designs and submit for approval
  • Read and interpret technical documents needed for performance of job
  • Review and approve shop drawings

KCI Technologies, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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