Careers

Prein&Newhof is a place where you can have a career, not just a job.

We employ more than 100 professionals, including

  • Engineers
  • GIS and CADD Specialists
  • Surveyors
  • Geologists
  • Construction Observers
  • Chemists
  • Support Staff

All full-time employees are owners of the Company, and only employees own Company stock.

Prein&Newhof provides equal employment opportunity for all persons and prohibits discrimination in employment because of race, color, religion, sex, age, height, weight, marital status, disability, national origin, or any other category protected by law.

If you are interested in joining Prein&Newhof, please submit your resume and an Employee Application electronically to resume@preinnewhof.com with the job position title in the subject line.

 

Laboratory

Open Positions

WATER & WASTEWATER TREATMENT ENGINEER

Grand Rapids Office — We are looking to hire an experienced civil engineer to support growth in our wastewater treatment engineering business. Job responsibilities include: project development, project management, field investigations, design engineering, construction engineering, client management, and business development for wastewater treatment projects.

Requirements
  • Bachelor of science degree in civil engineering; master’s degree in environmental engineering is preferred
  • 10–15 years of progressively responsible experience in wastewater treatment and process engineering
  • Licensed as a Professional Engineer in the State of Michigan or have the ability to become registered within 12 months
  • Work experience should include: biological modeling, IPP, MAHL, design engineering, construction phase engineering, construction observation, client management, and business development
  • Experience in the State of Michigan is preferred

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OFFICE SURVEY TECHNICIAN

Grand Rapids office — We are looking for someone who can assist our Survey Department by generating detailed topographic maps, surveys, figures, and exhibits for survey-related aspects of projects.

Requirements
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Proficient in AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
Preferred
  • Associate’s degree or higher in Civil Engineering Technology or related field
  • Experience in Land Surveying

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BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Grand Rapids office — This individual will work closely with our business development committee to lead the firm’s business development functions: marketing and branding; business development strategic planning for the firm’s teams and practice areas; market research and intelligence gathering and dissemination; business development and client relationship training; RFP/RFQ responses and proposal preparation; assistance with presentations; external communications; events; the firm’s website and other digital marketing; and marketing-related technologies.

 

Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in marketing, communications, or a related field.
  • 5+ years of relevant business development and/or marketing experience in a professional service firm, preferably in the architecture and engineering field.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to think strategically.
  • Well-organized.
  • Ability to lead, motivate and work with a positive attitude.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with engineers and other related professionals.

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CADD TECHNICIAN 

Grand Rapids Office — We are looking for someone who can utilize Computer and CADD Software (Autodesk Infrastructure Design Suite) to generate detailed construction drawings, topographic maps, surveys, figures, exhibits, and record plans for civil engineering projects. This individual will also be expected to assist Engineers in completing plans and all phases of design.

Requirements
  • High School Diploma or GED, Associates or higher in Civil Engineering Technology or related field preferred
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD 2013 or above
  • Proficiency with Civil3D 2013 or above
  • Proficiency with Revit 2013 or above
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office

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CIVIL ENGINEER 

Grand Rapids Office — We are looking to hire a civil engineer to support our municipal engineering business. Job responsibilities include site plan review, storm water management, field investigations, report writing, design engineering, construction engineering, and client coordination for municipal clients.

Requirements
  • Bachelor of science degree in civil engineering
  • 5–10 years of progressively responsible experience in municipal civil engineering
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Michigan or ability to become licensed within 3 years

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CIVIL ENGINEER

Kalamazoo Office — We are looking to hire an experienced civil engineer to support our municipal engineering business. Job responsibilities include report writing, design engineering, construction engineering, client coordination for municipal clients, and preparation of workload forecast for staff.

Requirements
  • Bachelor of science degree in civil engineering or related field
  • P.E. License
  • CADD Software experience

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CONSTRUCTION OBSERVER

Cadillac, Grand Rapids & Muskegon Offices — We are looking to hire an entry-level construction observer to support growth in our construction services. Responsibilities of the position include materials testing, communication of progress to project engineers, completing Daily Reports, conflict resolution with contractors, and construction staking.

 

Requirements
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Computer skills
  • Valid driver’s license with ability to be insured through P&N

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CONSTRUCTION OBSERVER

Cadillac, Grand Rapids & Muskegon Offices — We are looking to hire an experienced construction observer to support growth in our construction services. Responsibilities of the position include materials testing, communication of progress to project engineers, completing Daily Reports, conflict resolution with contractors, and construction staking.

 

Requirements
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 8 years of progressively responsible construction observation experience
  • Basic computer skills
  • Valid driver’s license with ability to be insured through P&N

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SURVEY TECHNICIAN

Grand Rapids & Kalamazoo Offices — We are looking for individuals who can assist in boundary and engineering-related surveys to prepare maps, plots, and plans depicting topography.

Requirements
  • High School Diploma or GED
Preferred
  • Associate’s degree in Land Surveying or related field

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