EDI field technician

About Us

Founded in 1991, Environmental Design International inc. (EDI) is an MBE/WBE/DBE/WOSB certified professional engineering firm headquartered in Chicago. EDI’s team of engineers and scientists offer a variety of environmental, engineering, industrial hygiene, and survey services to clients within the private and public sectors.

Clients turn to EDI for complete project management services. Through preliminary planning, design, permitting, construction management, and reporting, EDI project teams deliver Excellence, Dedication, and Innovation.

EDI will provide the highest quality environmental and engineering services with an unwavering commitment to ethics, a diverse staff, and an employee-friendly workplace. EDI will strive to combine profitability with improving the quality of life for the community we serve.


Our diverse staff has depth of experience in both public and private sectors on projects for clients in local, state, and federal governments, and private industry. EDI hires civil engineers, construction engineers, surveyors, construction inspectors, environmental engineers and scientists, geologists and hydrogeologists, industrial hygienists, and CADD technicians.

EDI offers an attractive compensation package including full health benefits and a 401(k) Retirement Plan. EDI is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Vision Statement

The recognized leader in the Midwest for environmental and civil engineering – identifying and quantifying project challenges and offering and executing relevant designs and solutions. A progressive organization where staff is empowered with decision-making responsibility and accountability, and creativity is encouraged. An environment where staff excels based on management’s recognition of individual talent.

Value Statement

EDI is steadfast in its commitment to ethics, and treats clients, staff, and vendors respectfully and fairly. We are devoted to diversity among our staff while providing excellent professional services, in order to continue on our path of growth

Core Values