Careers: A Great Place to Work

Ninyo & Moore is made up of a diverse team of individuals that each bring a unique perspective to the company. From receptionist to Principal, continued professional growth and training are encouraged throughout the firm.

Training and Continuing Education of Professional Staff

Ninyo & Moore staff level employees participate in a quality training program that includes participation in periodic outside technical training seminars and through direct feedback from technical and editorial reviewers of staff written product. All employees participate in monthly health and safety discussions, which are solicited from staff and are selected by a corporate health and safety committee. Quality training, and health and safety programs are routinely reviewed and updated through quarterly committee meetings.

Ninyo & Moore field technicians attend monthly training and safety seminars hosted by Principal Engineers. Additionally, they are encouraged to participate in continuing education professional certification programs. Ninyo & Moore key personnel have earned numerous professional registrations and certifications to further enhance their careers. Ninyo & Moore professional staff further augment their technical capabilities by attending formal classes offered by colleges and universities, as well as attending continuing education seminars, workshops, and short courses offered by professional societies. Many employees take advantage of Ninyo & Moore’s education reimbursement policies by pursuing degree programs. Ninyo & Moore project personnel also attend monthly meetings of professional societies, as well as present technical papers and publications at professional society conferences.

In addition, the firm holds monthly lunch meetings geared to a specific topic for all technical employees. The goal of these training sessions is to aid in the continuing education of each employee relative to new and/or ongoing issues within our industry.


Ninyo & Moore strongly believes in the mentoring and guidance of young professionals just starting on their career path. Many of these staff work closely with Senior Principals in their specific discipline to learn what cannot be taught from a textbook. These highly experienced professionals take the extra time and care to educate our young engineers, geologists and environmental scientists so that they can one day be the mentors. Additionally, Ninyo & Moore annually bestows an Achievement award in honor of one of our late geotechnical engineers who was a great inspiration and mentor to the technical staff. This award is given to a Ninyo & Moore professional who demonstrates this same ideal of mentorship.

Diverse Workforce

As a Minority-Owned Business, Ninyo & Moore believes in the benefits of a diverse workforce. Professionals with differing backgrounds and perspectives leads to enhanced brainstorming and greater innovation, which results in better service for our clients. Our firm is made up of men and women of varying ethnicities and educational backgrounds. We are proud of the diverse mix of staff we have in place and continue to look for up and coming stars, and potential employees that can have a dynamic impact on the firm.

Community Service

Ninyo & Moore provides support to our local communities and encourages any and all staff participation. We take pride in our participation of professional, industry, and community organizations. Representative organizations that we have supported include:

  • American Heart Association
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Boys and Girls Clubs
  • Las Vegas Rescue Mission
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • March of Dimes
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • Professional Organization fundraisers such as APWA, ASCE, CMAA, SMPS, and SAME
  • San Diego Latino City Employees Association
  • Support our Troops Care Package Drives
  • Susan G. Koman Foundation
  • United Cerebral Palsy of San Diego
  • University Undergraduate Programs
  • Various Food Banks and Food Drives

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