PORTAGE, WI – General Engineering Company (GEC) welcomes new staff member, Jacob Stephenson, Civil Engineering Technician.

Jacob StephensonJacob Stephenson joined GEC in July 2012 as a Civil Engineering Technician. Stephenson received his Bachelor of Science in Geography and Earth Science, with a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Concentration, while studying at the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse.

Stephenson went on to receiving his Associate Degree in Land Surveying from Nicolet Area Technical College in 2012, and is a member of Wisconsin Society of Land Surveyors. At GEC, Stephenson resides in the Surveying Department where he can utilize his surveying background and expertise.

“We’re excited to have Jacob in the field,” says Mark Carlson, GEC Surveyor. “It was immediately obvious that Jacob holds a strong understanding of surveying and he can easily grasp the work that surrounds him.”

GEC provides a diverse selection of services, which includes Municipal and Consulting Engineering, Structural Engineering, Surveying, Building Inspection, Building Design, Environmental Services, Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Design, Zoning Administration, GIS Services, Cross-Connection Control, and Grant Procurement & Administration.