TOLEDO, Ohio, September 28, 2011– SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), an international engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) firm, announced today that four employees have earned registrations and two have earned certifications during the third quarter of their 2011 planning year. Attainment of professional licenses are strongly encouraged at SSOE. In fact, the company covers the expense of preparation classes and exam fees as well as providing paid time off to take the exam. Also, as an added incentive, once a staff member has passed an exam, they receive a recognition bonus.
Kevin Crumley, PE; Kyle Dauw, PE; and Sandrine Mubenga, PE, recently earned their professional engineering license. All successfully completed the “Principles and Practice of Engineering” (PE) exam that measures the candidate’s academic and practical knowledge of technical engineering. Candidates are eligible to take the exam after meeting statutory requirements that include a minimum of four years of acceptable work experience. Crumley is a civil engineer located in SSOE’s Brentwood, Tennessee office and has five years of experience. Dauw is a mechanical engineer located in SSOE’s Brentwood, Tennessee office and has four years of experience. Mubenga is an electrical engineer located in SSOE’s Toledo, Ohio office and has eight years of experience.
Benjamin Chadwick, RA, NCARB, recently earned his architectural license. Chadwick had to pass the Architect Registration Exam, have a professional degree from an NAAB-accredited program, and complete the Intern Development Program (IDP). The IDP is approximately three years of on the job experience consisting of training units in 16 different categories. The Architect Registration Exam evaluates candidate’s knowledge, skills, and ability to provide the various services required in the practice of architecture. Chadwick is an architect located in SSOE’s Toledo, Ohio office and has six years of experience.
Tracy Johnson, PMP, recently earned his certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP). This certification, awarded by the Project Management Institute (PMI), indicates that the individual possesses the knowledge and skill necessary to lead and direct project teams, and deliver project results within the constraints of schedule, budget, and resources. Johnson is a project manager located in SSOE’s Lima, Ohio office and has 21 years of experience.
Courtney Tolson, PHR, recently earned her certification as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR). This certification, awarded by the HR Certification Institute, signifies that the individual possesses theoretical knowledge and practical experience in human resources. Tolson is a Training Specialist located in SSOE’s Toledo, Ohio office and has three years of experience.
As a Top 10 Engineering / Architecture firm for the past 4 years, SSOE Group focuses on delivering Great Client Service to clients through a full range of project delivery solutions. They have been named a "Great Workplace" (Great Place to Work®) and one of the "Best AEC Firms to Work For" (Building Design + Construction).
With more than 20 offices around the world, SSOE is known for making its clients successful by saving them time, trouble, and money. Over the company's 65-plus year history, it has earned a reputation for providing quality project solutions to semiconductor, automotive, food, chemical, glass, manufacturing, healthcare, power, and general building industries. SSOE has completed projects in 40 countries. Visit www.ssoe.com for additional information and career opportunities.