Staff Engineer

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants in Federal Way, WA

  • Industry: Engineering - Others
  • Type: Full Time
position filled


Kennedy Jenks provides engineering and scientific solutions for innovative water and environmental projects since 1919. We deliver exceptional service and highly qualified professional staff to solve the unique challenges of public agencies and private industry clients across the United States.

We are looking for an exceptional Staff Engineer to join us in our Federal Way, WA office.

What you’ll be doing: You will support the evaluation, design, and construction of facilities relating to stormwater, wastewater, and various utility infrastructure to provide environmental and civil engineering consulting services to the firm’s municipal and industrial sector clients. You will work with multi-disciplinary teams, oftentimes across regional offices, using your excellent communication skills. You will provide technical support on a variety of tasks, including:

  • Comprehensive stormwater management
  • Hydrologic and hydraulic modeling
  • Permitting and compliance
  • Field sampling
  • Construction oversight/management
  • Design drawings and specifications
  • Technical reports
  • Traveling frequently to project sites and other Kennedy Jenks offices
  • If you are safety-focused, technically strong, have exceptional communication and organizational skills, are comfortable with a fast pace, and have a client-service perspective, you will thrive here.

    Depending upon client requirements, this position may be subject to drug testing before starting work at the client site and randomly thereafter.


  • BS or MS in Civil or Environmental Engineering, or similar engineering field
  • EIT or PE license
  • Ability to travel frequently
  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Preferred Qualifications or Expertise

  • Hydrology and hydraulics
  • Water resources management
  • Technical writing
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • ArcGIS
  • 40-hour HAZWOPER certified
  • As an employee-owned firm, Kennedy Jenks offers a unique company culture with a corporate commitment to a maintaining a positive work/life experience. Kennedy Jenks provides a comprehensive compensation and benefits package.

    Kennedy Jenks is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship status, genetics, protected veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

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