Water/Wastewater Project Engineer

  • Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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Project Engineer

We have a career opportunity for an experienced professional engineer who has previous experience with water/wastewater and/or water resources engineering. The ideal candidate will have both the technical background and leadership experience or potential to successfully manage a broad range of utility and water resources projects.

The successful candidate will self-perform and direct project teams in the planning and design of water and wastewater related infrastructure projects, as well as play an important role in managing client relationships. The position includes involvement in strategic initiatives that will continue to drive the growth of the water/wastewater group, not only in middle Tennessee, but nationwide. This position has the opportunity for a flexible hybrid work schedule with some travel as necessary for client needs.


This position will have a hybrid work schedule and, when in the office, will work from any of either or our middle Tennessee locations at Downtown Nashville or Franklin, Tennessee. 

The Impact You Will Have
  • Advanced recognition of the need for and development of design
  • Perform hydraulic and budget analyses to provide valuable decision-support information for clients and community
  • Check and sign off on basic design calculations and plans
  • Layout drawings for a component and demonstrate an understanding of relationship to the whole design and purpose
  • Design elements/components of a project and coordinate development with other elements and disciplines within the scope of the project
  • Demonstrate understanding between specifications, cost estimates and pay applications
  • Assume responsibility for assigned design calculation files, assuring adequate independent QC reviews
What You Will Need
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related discipline required
  • Minimum of four (4) years of experience with water resources, drinking water, and/or wastewater
  • Licensed PE in Tennessee, or desire to obtain licensure quickly
  • Increasing skills in creativity and judgment in application of engineering
  • Increased knowledge of software appropriate for the discipline, showing proficiency in multiple programs specific for this
  • Ability to collaborate with others in a team environment
  • Experience in ESRI ArcMap GIS and/or hydraulic water modeling is a plus
  • Experience in AutoCAD Civil 3D is a plus

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