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Stormwater - Water Resources Engineer

Position Type: Full-Time Employee

Looking for a change in scenery? Well, Nielsen Madsen + Barber (NMB), a multi-discipline engineering firm located in the heart of Racine County for over 65 years is the place for you!

NMB provides professional services to both public and private sector clients including land surveying, land development, site planning and design, municipal engineering and construction management.

Due to our strong relationships with our current client base, Nielsen Madsen + Barber is growing and looking to fill several new positions in all departments including an experienced Stormwater – Water Resources Engineer.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in water resources or environmental engineering; a minimum of 3 years’ experience in stormwater modeling and design; a Professional Engineer (PE) license in the State of Wisconsin and the ability to work in a team-oriented environment.

Proficiency with PondPack Urban Hydrology & Detention Pond Modeling Software; HydroCAD, Source Loading and Management Modeling (WinSLAMM), ACOE HEC-2 and HEC-RAS Software and AutoCAD Civil 3D.

Project types that the successful candidate will be assigned to consists of a mix of public and private developments; new industrial facility designs and expansions; single-family subdivisions; multi-family apartments and condominium developments.

Benefits include but are not limited to:  Paid Vacation and Sick Days, Medical – Dental – Vision Insurance, Long-Term and Short-Term Disability Insurance, term life insurance policy, a Retirement Plan with Employer Contribution and three company paid outings for the employee and one guest.

 Candidates for this position should forward their cover letter, salary requirements and resume to meberle@nmbsc.net

Nielsen Madsen + Barber is an equal opportunity – affirmative action – drug free – smoke free employer.

Land Development Engineer

Position Type: Full-Time Employee

Looking for a change in scenery? Well, Nielsen Madsen + Barber (NMB), a multi-discipline engineering firm located in the heart of Racine County for over 65 years is the place for you!

NMB provides professional services to both public and private sector clients including land surveying, land development, site planning and design, municipal engineering and construction management.

Due to our strong relationships with our current client base, Nielsen Madsen + Barber is growing and looking to fill several new positions in all departments including an experienced Land Development Engineer.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Civil Engineering and a minimum of 3 years’ experience in civil design related to land development.  The candidate should have a good working knowledge of surveying; site development; site grading and drainage; storm water management; sediment and erosion control practices; sanitary sewer collection and water distribution; and parking lot and roadway design.

Proficiency with AutoCAD Civil 3D; various hydrology and hydraulic software packages and the overall development permitting process is a plus!

Project types that the successful candidate will be assigned consists of a mix of commercial developments; new industrial facility designs and expansions; single-family subdivisions; multi-family apartments and condominium developments.

Nielsen Madsen + Barber also has a strong presence in the K-12 and post-secondary education markets providing land planning; pre-referendum budgeting; design and construction related services.  The selected candidate will also have the opportunity to collaborate on these types of projects.

Benefits include but are not limited to:  Paid Vacation and Sick Days, Medical – Dental – Vision Insurance, Long-Term and Short-Term Disability Insurance, term life insurance policy, a Retirement Plan with Employer Contribution and three company paid outings for the employee and one guest.

 Candidates for this position should forward their cover letter, salary requirements and resume to meberle@nmbsc.net

Nielsen Madsen + Barber is an equal opportunity – affirmative action – drug free – smoke free employer.

Entry Level Civil Engineer

Position Type: Full-Time Employee

Come and apply to be a team member of a long established civil engineering / land surveying company that is growing by leaps and bounds!!  Nielsen Madsen + Barber, a southeast Wisconsin firm, has an immediate opening for recent graduate of the civil engineering program.

NMB provides professional services to both public and private sector clients including land surveying, land development, site planning and design, municipal engineering and construction management.

Due to our strong relationships with our current client base, Nielsen Madsen + Barber is growing and looking to fill several new positions in all departments including an Entry Level Civil Engineer.

The candidate selected for this position will enjoy working at a professional firm with a casual work environment.  The candidate will also have the opportunity to display his / her civil engineering design and project management skills on a wide array of Site Development projects in southeast Wisconsin.

This position requires a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Civil Engineering with the ability to gain an E.I.T. Certification within six (6) months.

Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D; various hydrology and hydraulic software packages and the overall development permitting process is a plus!

Benefits include but are not limited to:  Paid Vacation and Sick Days, Medical – Dental – Vision Insurance, Long-Term and Short-Term Disability Insurance, term life insurance policy, a Retirement Plan with Employer Contribution and three company paid outings for the employee and one guest.

 Candidates for this position should forward their cover letter, salary requirements and resume to meberle@nmbsc.net.

Nielsen Madsen + Barber is an equal opportunity – affirmative action – drug free – smoke free employer.

Survey Crew Chief

Survey Crew Chief

Position Type: Full-Time Employee

Nielsen Madsen + Barber, a southeast Wisconsin Civil Engineering and Land Surveying firm has an immediate opening for a Survey Crew Chief.

The candidate selected for this position will have the opportunity to utilize his / her surveying and organizational skills to complete a variety of land surveying projects.

The successful candidate must have an Associate’s Degree in land surveying or related field plus three (3) years of relevant experience OR a bachelor’s degree in land surveying or related field plus one (1) year of relevant experience.

The ideal candidate will have any / all of the following:

  • Registration as a Wisconsin Professional Land Surveyor (PLS) or the ability to obtain registration within six (6) months.
  • Experience with boundary surveys, topographic surveys and construction staking + layout.
  • Knowledge of legal descriptions.
  • Experience with AutoCAD and / or Civil 3D.
  • Experience with GPS and robotic total station operations.

In addition, the candidate selected to fill this position shall possess the following:

  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team.
  • Self-motivation.
  • Excellent written, verbal, mathematical and organizational skills.

Candidates for this position should forward their cover letter and resume to meberle@nmbsc.net or fax to (262) 634-5024.

Nielsen Madsen + Barber is an equal opportunity – affirmative action – drug free – smoke free employer.


Survey Assistant

Survey Assistant

Position Type: Full – Time Employee

Nielsen Madsen + Barber, a southeast Wisconsin Civil Engineering and Land Surveying firm has an immediate opening for a Survey Assistant.

The candidate selected for this position must have a high school diploma (or equivalent) and a minimum of six (6) months of relevant land surveying (field work or educational) experience.

The ideal candidate will have any / all of the following:

  • Be enrolled in or have completed an Associate’s Degree in land surveying or civil engineering technology.
  • Previous experience with assisting in the performance of boundary surveys, topographic surveys and construction staking + layout.
  • Experience with GPS and robotic total station operations.

In addition, the candidate selected to fill this position shall possess the following:

  • Ability to work with a team.
  • Self-motivation.
  • Excellent written, verbal, mathematical and organizational skills.
  • Valid Wisconsin Driver’s License.

Benefits include but are not limited to: Paid Vacation and Sick days, Medical – Dental – Vision Insurance, Long-Term and Short-Term Disability Insurance and a Retirement Plan with Employer Contribution.

Candidates for this position should forward your cover letter and resume to meberle@nmbsc.net or fax to (262) 634-5024.


Nielsen Madsen + Barber is an equal opportunity – affirmative action – drug free – smoke free employer.