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Rimkus Consulting Group Overview

Houston, TX
501 to 1000 employees
1983
Company - Private
Consulting
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. is one of the world's foremost forensic engineering, technical consulting and expert witness service firms. Headquartered in Houston, with more than 60 offices across the U.S., Canada and Europe, we work with insurance companies ... Read more

Mission: We exist to serve our customers worldwide. We provide value to our customers by offering consistent, unbiased and accurate solutions. We will be the best in our core business of forensic engineering, technical and financial consulting, insisting on the highest standards of ... Read more

Company Updates

  • From running marathons to running off with a first-place singing trophy, Rimkus employees stay active in their free time! Today we're celebrating four of our coworkers who have recently accomplished some amazing feats. Most recently, Liva Rivera, Director, Business Development, completed the New York City Marathon. Earlier this year, Pete Quinn, VP, Central Region, and Sonnie Maughan, District Manager, Oklahoma City/Tulsa, completed the Rock the Bay Triathlon in San Diego. Last month, Chelsea Harriger, Digital Marketing Associate, won first place in the Greenway's Got Talent competition at our corporate headquaters in Houston. Is work/life balance an important aspect of your career choice process? Consider joining our team and applying to one of our open roles here on Glassdoor.

  • Human Factors is the study of human performance and decision making. In accident investigations, this includes, but is not limited to, evaluating visibility, conspicuity, line of sight, sound perception, warnings compliance, and behavior.
    Last week, two representatives of the Rimkus Human Factors division were featured presenters at events.
    Farheen Khan, Ph.D., Director, Human Factors, presented at the National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel Annual Meeting in Phoenix on audibility testing of train horns.
    Kuba Glazek, Ph.D., Consultant, presented at the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society’s 63rd Annual Meeting in Seattle on injuries to young children from shopping cart falls.
    Learn more about the opportunities to join the Rimkus Human Factors division by clicking below.

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Rimkus Consulting Group – Why Work With Us?



We are always looking for talented candidates to meet our growing demand.

Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. seeks the best and brightest in their fields to add to our diverse team of professionals. You’ll find our employment opportunities updated here for each of our offices, including our corporate headquarters in Houston, Texas. You can also view career opportunities any time on the careers page of Rimkus.com.

Rimkus employs forensic professionals and engineers with a broad range of expertise including, but not limited to, disciplines of:

  • Engineering
  • Construction
  • Energy
  • Environmental sciences
  • Building sciences
  • Industrial incidents and accidents
  • Vehicle accident analysis and reconstruction
  • Product liability and equipment failures
  • Human factors
  • Fires and explosions
  • Medical devices and equipment
  • Animation and video graphics
  • Biomechanics
  • Toxicology

The backbone of our team of forensic experts is the support from a dedicated network of:

  • Marketing and business development managers
  • Office administrators and assistants
  • IT professionals
  • Human resources and recruitment specialists
  • Office, district, and regional managers
  • Corporate services

We recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and strive to provide a work environment that is challenging and rewarding. We offer competitive salaries, bonus opportunities, comprehensive benefits including medical insurance and a 401(k) plan, and professional advancement opportunities. We seek energetic applicants who are not afraid to roll up their sleeves and conduct investigations in the field, work closely with clients, prepare written reports that are clear and concise, and provide the highest level of client service possible.

Rimkus is an equal opportunity employer and meets the "Safe Harbor" principles developed by the U.S. Department of Commerce.

We strive to cultivate a sense of teamwork within our firm.  We hope to create a workplace where co-workers become friends and support each other like family.  We understand that each role is integral in the success of our team and no one should be unapproachable.

We value ambition and ingenuity, and offer employees the opportunity to pitch new concepts to a receptive think-tank of professionals for possible development. We’re interested in evolving and invested in staying current within our fields.

We are proud of our industry reputation and strive to maintain our position as a company for which people are proud to work. We support the pursuit of knowledge. Rimkus experts are expected to stay at the top of their fields through presenting at industry conferences and events, publishing papers, and participating in our continuing education opportunities. We encourage mentorship and a collaborative learning environment within the entire Rimkus team.

OVERVIEW

Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. is one of the world's foremost forensic engineering, technical consulting, and expert witness service firms. We work with insurance companies, law firms, corporations, government agencies, and individuals to help them understand complex problems and resolve claims and disputes.

Headquartered in Houston, with more than 60 offices across the United States, Canada, and Europe, we’ve supported client needs in every state and 70+ countries for more than three decades.

Our professional workforce includes forensic engineers, forensic scientists, and technical specialists with years of experience who excel as forensic analysis experts in a wide range of disciplines. 

Rimkus forensic experts are supported by skilled teams of marketing, administrative, IT, management, and human resources professionals who work toward the common goal of providing exemplary service to our clients.

HISTORY

In 1983, chemical engineer Robert E. Rimkus started a company in his Houston home called R.E. Rimkus and Associates. From those humble beginnings, Rimkus Consulting Group has transformed itself into one of the premier forensic engineering and consulting companies in the world.

Today, Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. continues the vision of growth and exemplary services put into place years ago. The company continues to expand geographically and adapt to evolving industries by adding new services. Rimkus currently has more than 60 offices worldwide and a team of engineers and consultants unmatched in the industry.

We recognize the importance of giving back to the many communities in which we live and work.

In support of our partnership with Habitat for Humanity, Rimkus employees have gathered in multiple US cities to participate in home builds for communities in need.  In addition, our company offers a dollar-for-dollar match of all employee contributions to Habitat for Humanity.

We are proud long-time supporters of Night Court, an annual live music review in Houston, Texas, where volunteer legal professionals serve as stage actors and all profits benefit local organizations.  From golf tournaments to galas, we are pleased to be a sponsor of many other charitable events throughout the country.

Whether through community service or donations of food and school supplies, we encourage Rimkus employees to participate in local charitable opportunities benefitting their communities.

Rimkus Consulting Group Reviews

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Charlotte, NC
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    I worked at Rimkus Consulting Group full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Nice benefits and you get to own your work

    Cons

    Repetitive work and not much mobility

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    The process took 4 days. I interviewed at Rimkus Consulting Group (Redwood City, CA) in November 2010.

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    C++ questions and TCP/IP questions

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    was good

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Rimkus Consulting Group Awards & Accolades

  • Hall of Fame Winner, National Best Expert Witness Provider, Texas Lawyer Magazine, 2017

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