SEATTLE, Washington – Kleinfelder is excited to welcome Jeff Keller to the Seattle team in the role of Senior Construction Services Manager. Jeff has over 18 years of experience in consulting, construction, and remediation, and has served in a variety of roles including project manager, local area manager, and operations manager for both large and small companies throughout the western U.S. He has extensive experience working with federal (NAVFAC and USACE), state, local government, and commercial clients and is known for his commitment to provide prompt, cost effective, and safe solutions. With a broad range of technical and project experience in the Northwest, from environmental cleanup to infrastructure construction, and experience managing groups ranging in size from 10 to over 60 staff, Jeff is well-suited to provide oversight of Seattle’s construction services while working collaboratively across all disciplines to enhance operations and drive sustainable growth.
In addition to his technical and operational management strengths, Jeff’s leadership skills and mentorship experience will contribute to the ongoing development of Seattle Area staff. “I am committed to advancing our employees’ strengths, and training staff in areas of performance that may need further development,” commented Jeff. “I pride myself on always having an open office door and making the needs of my staff a top priority so they can grow in their careers and are challenged and fulfilled by the projects they work on. I’ve found this approach results in happier employees, and our clients benefit from enhanced skillsets and higher quality services.”
Jeff holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Washington State University. He’s completed USACE Construction Quality Management Training and is certified as a Washington State Site Assessor, Underground Storage Tank Decommissioner, and Washington State Erosion and Sediment Control Lead.
Kleinfelder has been connecting great people to the best work since 1961. We are engineers, scientists, and construction professionals providing solutions that improve our clients’ transportation, water, energy, and other private infrastructure. As an integrated, cross-disciplinary team of bright, curious, and innovative problem-solvers, we are dedicated to doing the right thing, every day, on every project from over 60 offices in the US, Canada, and Australia.