Are you passionate about what you do? Do you want to make a difference and be rewarded for innovation and exceptional customer service? If so, we’d like to hear from you.

We’re looking for full-time engineers, scientists and technical specialists with expertise in: geotechnical engineering, environmental and natural sciences, building materials, pavements, construction materials evaluation and design. We also frequently create opportunities for great people with valuable experience, even if we don’t have a posted opening. We are actively recruiting for the positions listed below, but would welcome the opportunity to consider you if you believe you’d be a good fit and valuable contributor to the SME team!

We put a fun twist on orientation! Check out these highlights from our recent safe driving training for Co-ops and new Full-Time Team Members. This is how we roll!

For consideration, please email a cover letter and resume, including your location preference and salary expectations, to:

Jami L. Sentz
Human Resources Manager
SME
43980 Plymouth Oaks Blvd.
Plymouth, MI 48170-2584

Email: recruiter@sme-usa.com
Phone: (734) 454-9900

Equal Employment Opportunity

SME is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, protected veteran/military status or disability. SME is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

SME is committed to equal employment opportunity for all qualified job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation as part of the application process, please call us at (734) 454-9900.

Career Opportunities

POSITION: Construction Materials Technician

Location: Lansing, Michigan

SME is looking for a full-time CMS Technician to join our team. We have an immediate need in our Lansing, Michigan office. The emphasis of this position will be to perform quality control evaluations on concrete, soils, asphalt, masonry and other construction materials at construction sites and in our labs. This work will require close coordination with SME Team Members and project personnel and daily preparation of field observation reports.

POSITION: Construction Materials Technician

Location: Cleveland, Ohio

SME is looking for a full-time CMS Technician to join our team. We have an immediate need in our Cleveland, Ohio office. We are always looking for quality, passionate people to join our company, in any office! The emphasis of this position will be to perform quality control evaluations on concrete, soils, asphalt, masonry and other construction materials at construction sites and in our labs. This work will require close coordination with SME Team Members and project personnel and daily preparation of field observation reports.

POSITION: Administrative Assistant

Location: Kirtland, Ohio

We are seeking a regular, full-time Administrative Assistant to work in our Kirtland, Ohio office.

POSITION: Civil Engineer

Location: Cleveland, Ohio

SME is seeking a Staff Engineer with pavement/storm water-related project experience for a regular, full-time position with our Pavement Services group in our Kirtland, Ohio (Cleveland area) office.

POSITION: Survey Technician

Location: Plymouth, Michigan

SME is seeking a regular, full-time Survey Technician to join our busy Infrastructure Design Service group in our Plymouth, Michigan office. The Survey Technician is responsible for the project's CAD and LiDAR quality, technical and schedule success by using AutoCAD, Civil 3D and LiDAR processing software to provide support to a team of technical professionals providing surveying and engineering.

POSITION: Project Surveyor

Location: Plymouth, Michigan

SME is seeking a full-time, experienced Project Surveyor to join our busy Survey group in our Plymouth, Michigan office. The Project Surveyor assists the Project Managers by leading survey teams for the successful completion of land surveying activities on individual projects. This position is responsible for coordinating field staff in the successful collection of data and construction layout activities; and office staff in processing and analyzing data, the drafting and development of all types of land surveys, record drawings, plans and reports.

POSITION: Practice Leader

Location: Cleveland, Ohio

SME is seeking a regular, full-time Environmental Services Practice Leader to join our Team in our Cleveland, Ohio office. This is a key role on our Environmental Services team. Activities will include working with key clients and prospects to secure business opportunities, working on projects to revitalize and reuse contaminated sites and advising owners on project findings and options along with managing their regulatory obligations.

POSITION: Senior Construction Inspector

Location: Plymouth, Shelby Twp., or Detroit, Michigan

SME is seeking a regular, full-time, experienced Construction Engineering Senior Inspector to join our new Construction Engineering and Inspection (CEI) group. This position may be based in our Plymouth, Shelby Township or Detroit, Michigan offices.

POSITION: Senior Construction Inspector II

Location: Plymouth, Shelby Twp., or Detroit, Michigan

SME is seeking a regular, full-time, experienced Construction Engineering Senior Inspector to join our new Construction Engineering and Inspection (CEI) group. This position may be based in our Plymouth, Shelby Township or Detroit, Michigan offices.

POSITION: Environmental Staff Geologist/Scientist/Engineer

Location: Kalamazoo, Michigan

SME is seeking a regular, full-time Environmental Staff Geologist, Scientist or Engineer to join our busy Environmental Services team in our Kalamazoo, Michigan office.