There is an immediate open position for a Civil Engineer in our Poughkeepsie, NY office. This is a permanent and full-time position. Candidate may be required to travel to our other office locations on an as-needed basis. Candidate will work on civil, site, and highway design using InRoads, MicroStation, and AutoCAD Civil 3D. Duties include developing hydrologic and hydraulic modeling and analysis using HEC-HMS & HEC-RAS, developing design plans for infrastructure and site plan projects, performing structural analysis and design of bridge structures using STAAD Pro, and performing engineering duties in design and inspection of highways, water and wastewater structures, buildings, and bridges. Effective oral, written, organizational, and time management skills required.


  • BS in Civil Engineering or related fields is required. 
  • Must have New York State Driver's License. 
  • New York State Professional Engineer License is desirable, and having passed the Fundamentals in Engineering exam is preferred. 
  • Candidate should be qualified for ASCE Grade II and have a minimum of 1 year of experience in design and construction inspection of municipal and/or private sector projects. 
  • Candidate should be familiar with InRoads, MicroStation, AutoCAD Civil 3D, and STAAD Pro programs as well as NYSDEC, NYSDOT, NYSDOH, 10 States Standards, and local regulations.

Civil Engineer: Poughkeepsie Office

To apply for this position, please submit your resume along with a brief message of your career goals using the form, or e-mail us directly at


KC is an established civil, structural, and municipal engineering, construction inspection, land development, grant administration, water supply, wastewater treatment, construction claims and dispute resolution, and land surveying firm located in Circleville, Poughkeepsie, and New York City, New York and Denville, New Jersey. KC provides quality consulting services and is committed to performing our services to a high professional standard in a socially, ethically, and environmentally responsible manner.

KC provides a stimulating, stable, and rewarding work environment. KC attracts, retains, and develops its employees as leaders in the business of providing professional services to our clients. If you're looking for a challenging and rewarding career in engineering, please contact us.

KC offers an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, long-term disability insurance (KC pays 80% of base plan premium), life insurance, flexible benefits for dependent care and medical needs, 401k profit sharing plan with matching program, tuition reimbursement, paid time off (PTO), holidays, a discretionary year-end bonus, and flex hours. Salary will be commensurate with experience, and KC is an equal opportunity employer. KC is an E-Verify company.

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