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Start your journey with RESPEC today. For over 50 years, we have been seeking and keeping people whose values and skillsets align with us. RESPEC is 100% employee-owned through our Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP), and we call each person who works for us an “employee-owner.” That recognition reinforces our mutual accountability. RESPEC’s successes help you advance, and your successes help RESPEC advance.

From the day we hire someone until they retire, RESPEC strives to nurture our employee-owners. We support you as you develop your talents, grow your perspective, and enhance your experiences.

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Higher Job Growth

Over 10-Year Period


Larger Retirement



Albuquerque, NM


Full Time


Entry Level

RESPEC is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, which includes equal pay for men and women. All information or testing, family and medical leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic is protected by law. Our Affirmative Action Plan for individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are available upon request to any applicant during normal business hours. Pre-employment background check and drug screens are required for all positions.

Civil Engineer - Entry Level

Albuquerque, NM - C-Community Design Solutions

Job Description: RESPEC, a nationally recognized engineering consulting company seeks an experienced individual to provide project engineering services at our Albuquerque, New Mexico location.  The work will focus on drainage, storm sewer design, flood control, stream restoration, detention ponds, bridge scour, and planning studies as well as residential lot layouts and site civil work for commercial and residential sites. Tasks that are required include all steps to take plans from receiving survey to final design (including preparing construction drawings using AutoCAD/Civil 3D while using multiple client standards and developing details and erosion-control plans).

Qualifications: The successful candidate must have at least a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering, environmental engineering, or a related engineering field with 0 - 4 years of experience in the civil engineering and water resources engineering field that includes hydrology and hydraulics (H&H) studies/design experience. The candidate must have experience in supporting engineering and design services.  Additional qualifications include the following:

  • Engineer in Training (EIT) certification preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Practical application of the various H&H modeling software, including HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, and EPA SWMM
  • Experience in developing and preparing drainage reports and stormwater design
  • Experience with civil design and site grading/layout
  • Experience with production of construction plans and specifications
  • Experience with Civil3D and GIS.

We enjoy flexible work hours and have an open office environment to share ideas.

Compensation: Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Compensation includes a comprehensive fringe-benefits package comprising of medical, vision, dental, holidays, paid leave, 401(k) plan, ESOP, continuing education, and professional societies. RESPEC is a 100% employee-owned company and employees are eligible for participation in the ESOP after a qualifying period.

Interviews: Interviews will be by appointment only.