Member News 6.10.24

Posted By: Andrew Heidtke Member News,

raSmith is pleased to announce that the firm has been named one of the best firms to work for by Zweig Group. Read the full press release below:

'raSmith has been honored as one of the nation’s Best Firms To Work For by Zweig Group for 12 years in a row. This awards program represents the largest employee experience survey in the architecture, engineering, environmental, planning, and construction (AEC) industry.

Awards were given in multiple categories based on firm size and discipline. raSmith ranked number 25 out of 38 winners in the category of companies with 100 to 199 employees (full time as measured at the time of the survey). The firm also ranked number 50 out of 81 winners in the multi-disciplinary engineering category.

“We are truly honored to be recognized for the 12th consecutive year as one of the best firms to work for in the United States,” said Richard A. Smith Jr. (Ricky), raSmith president. “This recognition validates our firm’s efforts in caring for our most valuable resource — our people. At raSmith, our people-oriented culture enables our employees to grow in their careers as they develop innovative solutions to meet our clients' needs.”

Wendy Wolfgram, raSmith director of human resources, said, “We are so proud of this recognition because it reflects our employees’ feedback about working at raSmith. The hybrid work structure, work-life balance, employee development, social events, and other great benefits all combine to make raSmith a great place to build your career. We are currently looking for more talented people to join us in our growing teams in Wisconsin, Illinois, and California or as a remote home-based employee.”

About the Awards Program

Zweig Group recognizes outstanding AEC companies in the United States and Canada based on their firm culture, workplace practices, employee benefits, employee retention rates, professional development, and other criteria, from both management and staff perspectives.

About raSmith

raSmith is a multi-disciplinary engineering consultant established in the city of Brookfield, Wisconsin, in 1978. Our services are focused on our public and private sector client needs in planning, design, and construction including site planning and design, structural engineering, municipal engineering, transportation and traffic, surveying, development management, ecology, landscape architecture, LiDAR (3D laser scanning), UAS (unmanned aircraft systems), construction services, and geographic information systems (GIS). We work on projects nationwide from our seven locations in Wisconsin, Illinois, and California. The firm employs a staff of 220. For more information about raSmith, visit'