Wastewater Engineer

Wastewater Engineer Job Description Template

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


  • Process design calculations and write technical reports;
  • Undertake design of wastewater treatment plants and associated facilities;
  • Liaise with clients and sub-consultants;
  • Mentor junior staff;
  • May travel to meeting and job sites for observation of terrain and weather conditions;
  • Work individually or with a team to undertake the design of wastewater infrastructure (e.g., pipelines, pump stations, lift stations);
  • Work individually or with a team to lead utility master planning efforts;
  • Prepare reports, design drawings, construction specifications;
  • Perform engineering/project management duties;
  • Prepare scopes of work, fee estimates, and schedules for design and construction phases of projects;
  • Ensure that client needs are met in a timely and effective manner;
  • Perform construction/contract administration and site observation tasks.


  • PE preferred;
  • 4+ years of wastewater engineering experience in the consulting field;
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Revit, and BIM;
  • FE/EIT required;
  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental or Civil Engineering required;
  • 5-15 years of prior experience including wastewater design and construction required;
  • Ability to lead and manage a multiple disciplinary project team;
  • Professional Engineer license required (IL PE preferred);
  • Candidate should have – 5-15+ years of prior experience including wastewater design or municipal construction required;
  • Master’s degree in Environmental 4Engineering preferred;
  • P.E. License Required;
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D;
  • B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering;
  • 3+ years of related water experience;
  • 6+ years of related water experience.