Jonathan E. Higgins, P.E.

Chief Operating Officer


Mr. Jonathan E. Higgins is a 1995 graduate of the University of Arizona. Jon earned a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering with an emphasis in structural engineering. He is a Licensed Professional Engineer in the States of Colorado, Arizona, and Virginia.

Jon’s career in engineering and construction began as a Civil Engineering Corps Officer in the U.S. Navy where he managed design, construction, and facilities repair/maintenance programs. Jon’s passion for leadership and organizational development was forged in uniform. He transitioned to civilian life where he managed, in part, a $2 billion semiconductor manufacturing facility project within that industry’s hot market of the time. Later, Jon joined the first ranks of the newly formed West Region of Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. There he further developed his leadership style and focused on organizational development, customer service and a commitment to excellence. 

As Rimkus’ Chief Operating Officer, Jon is dedicated to facilitating high-performance team environments, communication, training, and employee empowerment. Jon’s underlying philosophy is that leadership and true care for Rimkus’ employees unbridles our employee’s discretionary effort in serving our clients and their technical needs. Jon is a highly experienced consultant and testifier in the fields of civil engineering and construction. He is a dedicated husband, and father who enjoys fitness and the outdoors.