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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.

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Higher Job Growth

Over 10-Year Period


Larger Retirement

Great Place to Work


Fort Myers, FL


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

Fort Myers, FL - W-Water & Environment

Job Description: DeLisi Fitzgerald, Inc., a Division of RESPEC Company, LLC, is a multiservice consulting company specializing in land-use planning and civil engineering. We have an immediate employment opportunity for an early-career civil engineer. This position involves all aspects of residential and commercial land-development design and is a great career opportunity for a dynamic, energetic individual looking to grow in their profession while gaining valuable experience on a wide variety of projects.

Qualifications: The successful candidate must have a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering with a minimum of 2 years of consulting engineering experience. The candidate must have proven interpersonal skills as well as effective oral and written communication skills. Experience with permitting, earthwork, site grading, utilities, stormwater management, roadway design, and hydraulic calculations is preferred. Additional ideal qualifications include the following:

  • Possess Engineer Intern (EI) certification
  • Experience in AutoCAD Civil 3D design software
  • Experience in developing construction plans and specifications
  • Knowledge in GIS
  • Knowledge in surveying
  • Ability to provide guidance for CAD technicians working on plan development
  • Experience with typical design software include WaterCAD, StormCAD & ICPR
  • Experience in project management and team coordination
  • Experience in construction observation.

Compensation: Salary depends on experience and expertise. Compensation includes a comprehensive fringe-benefits package that consists of medical, vision, and dental insurance, holidays, paid leave, 401(k) Plan, Employee Stock Ownership 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.

Available Office Locations: Fort Myers

Interviews: Interviews will be by appointment only.