Senior Municipal Engineer

Senior Municipal Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Municipal Engineer to join our team.


  • Prepare scope of work and costing documents for proposals;
  • Provide project leadership and orchestrating team efforts to execute a prescribed scope of work on time and within budget;
  • Assist team with Business Development activities with Support from Branch Manager and others;
  • Assist in career paths for staff in the civil group with support from the Branch Manager;
  • Remain a technical liaison for all civil work;
  • Various traditional Project Management functions (project metrics) and lead client meetings;
  • Build on the already established success and support the vision for the team and have team take ownership of the success;
  • Provide technical collaboration to all projects within the group;
  • Perform Independent Technical Review, on work performed by others, as a part of our Quality Control program;
  • Know and understand various Agencies of Jurisdiction and associated rules and guidelines;
  • Engage in team mentoring and development, with support from the Branch Manager.


  • Exceptional public speaking skills;
  • P.E. is required;
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience working in municipal engineering;
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD, Civil 3D, WaterCAD, SewerCAD and Excel software;
  • Experience with municipal water and sewer systems, land development applications, recreation facilities, roads, bridges/culverts, highly preferred;
  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited college or university;
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills both over the phone, in person and via email with clients, consultants and internal teams;
  • Attention to detail, strong sense of urgency and problem solving skills;
  • Technically savvy; highly proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel programs and other productivity programs;
  • General knowledge of building systems including plumbing/HVAC.