About SME

SME is a professional consulting engineering firm in the geosciences, materials and the environment. Our team of experienced, responsive problem solvers excels in formulating customized, practical and sustainable solutions for site, building and infrastructure challenges which add value and extend the life of projects. Our capabilities serve many markets in the built and natural environment, including Development/ Redevelopment, Transportation, Education, Energy, Healthcare, Commercial, Industrial, Retail, and State/Local Government.

Since our founding in 1964, SME has provided professional engineering services for more than 80,000 projects and has grown to a 200-plus staff, with offices in Michigan, Ohio and Indiana. The Engineering News Record (ENR) ranks SME among the top 500 design firms within the United States. Visit our website at and follow us on Twitter: @sme_usa.


Civil Engineering Technician

May 2022 Lansing, MI
“I got to see many different construction sites and learn how concrete is different for different applications. I also got to see lots of machinery like curb machines, cranes, loaders, dump trucks, pump truck. ”

CAD/Pavements Coop

May 2017 Plymouth, MI
“SME is a wonderful medium sized Company with enough resources to be competitive but not so much that I felt lost. It gave me excellent pay and tailored the work experience to what I requested doing.”
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