MUNSTER, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SEH of Indiana, an employee-owned, engineering and architecture company, continues to grow in the Indiana engineering consulting market and is proud to announce that Jay H. Niec, PE, BCEE joined the company. Jay brings more than 36 years of experience designing and managing medium to large complex water and wastewater treatment projects including pressure filtration, UV treatment, membrane wastewater treatment processes and stormwater systems. In his role of Senior Wastewater Engineer, Jay will lead the growth of water and wastewater services throughout Indiana and Illinois.
“Jay is recognized as a leader in the industry, and is highly respected by his clients and peers for his technical proficiency and strong service oriented approach to the business," said Kerry Keith, President of SEH of Indiana. “Jay and I previously worked together on projects and I know first-hand his commitment to providing quality professional and personalized service to his clients."
Prior to entering the engineering field, Jay served as the Superintendent of the JB Gifford Wastewater Treatment Plant in Michigan City, Indiana. Under Jay’s leadership, the District won the U.S. EPA award for Best Advanced Large Facility in the country. “Jay’s operational experience combined with his engineering expertise lends a unique perspective to wastewater treatment plant projects,” Keith said. "We look forward to growing our environmental services in the region and also introducing SEH’s multi-disciplined capabilities to Jay’s current and past clients."
Jay is a registered professional engineer in Indiana and Illinois, he is a Board Certified Environmental Engineer (BCEE), and he holds a Class 4 Wastewater Operators License and a Class D Industrial Operators License in the state of Indiana. He is a member of the Indiana Water Environment Association (IWEA), the Water Environment Federation (WEF) and the American Water Works Association (AWWA).
Jay’s education includes degrees in Oceanographic Technology and Civil Engineering Technology. He also holds a Master of Science in Environmental Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, Illinois and a Bachelor of Science in Liberal Studies from Purdue University in Westville, Indiana. In addition, Jay holds a Masters Certificate in Project Management from Villanova University in Villanova, Pennsylvania.
About SEH of Indiana
SEH of Indiana, LLC, is a team of planners, designers, architects, and engineers with the expertise to help craft tomorrow's waterfront, parks, trails and neighborhoods or develop the critical infrastructure for cities, roads, bridges and highways. In addition, SEH of Indiana works closely with public and private clients to identify and secure the funding necessary to move projects from idea to completion. From our Indiana office, we serve clients throughout Indiana as well as clients in greater Illinois, the Chicago area and Michigan. SEH of Indiana is a subsidiary of Short Elliott Hendrickson, Inc. (SEH®) whose 700 employee-owners share a common goal of Building a Better World for All of Us®.