SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kleinfelder announced today that Patrick Schaffner has been named Senior Vice President and Director of Human Resources of the firm. Schaffner is a veteran human resources executive who specializes in developing and managing progressive corporate accountability programs for major engineering firms.
“Pat Schaffner is a terrific addition to Kleinfelder,” said George J. Pierson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Kleinfelder. “The fact that Kleinfelder can attract talent at this level of quality bodes very well for the future of the firm. Pat will be instrumental fostering a corporate culture and human resources initiatives that reflect our values.”
Patrick Schaffner is a human resources professional with more than 25 years of experience. Before joining Kleinfelder he served as Senior Vice President, Director Global Mobility for WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff, an international professional services organization with more than 40,000 employees world-wide. Prior to that he was Senior Vice President, Global HR Director for Parsons Brinckerhoff.
Kleinfelder is a leading engineering, construction management, design and environmental professional services firm, providing solutions to meet some of the most complex infrastructure challenges. Leveraging our integrated, cross-disciplinary team of nearly 2,000 professionals in 70 offices across the U.S., Canada, and Australia, we partner with private and public sector clients to deliver leading-edge solutions on a variety of large-scale projects. Our reputation for expertise, innovation, and quality, earned since Kleinfelder’s inception in 1961, has solidified our position as a trusted consultant and industry leader.