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Civil Engineer - Water/Wastewater

  • Norfolk, Virginia
  • Position ID: 3204
  • Minimum Experience: 7 years
  • Education: BSCE or Eq
  • Registration: Professional Engineer (PE)
  • Required Skills: AutoCAD; Microsoft Office
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

Collaborate with some of the top water/wastewater experts in the industry to develop water and wastewater design and improvement projects. Perform as a lead Civil Engineer and prepare reports, construction plans, specifications and cost estimates for municipal public works projects.

B&N Water/Wastewater Engineer Responsibilities

  • Lead the planning and design of water/wastewater projects. Typical projects will include water transmission mains, sanitary sewers, wastewater force mains, and wastewater pump stations.
  • Create and develop scopes of work and budgets for projects.
  • Actively lead and participate in project delivery to create an exemplary client experience
  • Monitor performance indicators, budgets, schedules, and manage risk
  • Provide training, coaching, and mentoring for engineering team

Skills & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited engineering program
  • PE registration in VA, or the ability to be registered with reciprocity
  • 7+ years of related water and sewer design experience
  • Software experience with Microsoft Office and Civil 3D required
  • Desire and ability to work in a group setting and to mentor junior staff members supporting projects
  • Strong communication skills, quality control, and organization skills are essential to the success of this role
  • Self-motivated and adaptable, including the capability to learn virtual collaboration tools


  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Immediate accrued paid time off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401(k) with match and no vesting schedule
  • Flexible spending or health savings account options
  • Basic life insurance/short-term & long-term disability coverage at no cost to the employee with option to purchase supplemental life insurance
  • Bonus program
  • Flexible hours and hybrid work schedule options
  • Tuition assistance
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Casual dress


At B&N, we are dedicated to improving ourselves and the communities we serve. We do this by providing employees with opportunities for fulfillment, learning and advancement while delivering awesome experiences to our clients. We are committed to exploring new capabilities, emerging technologies and opportunities that will help create future growth.

We are engineers, architects, planners, scientists, geologists and designers. We are also innovators and leaders, entrepreneurs and collaborators. We are traffic engineers and parents of teenage drivers. We are site designers and homeowners. Ecologists and dog walkers. Funding experts and foodbank volunteers. We believe that these collective connections to the communities we serve are an asset to B&N and our clients.

Apply today and discover the possibilities for your career at B&N.


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Click here to view our Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Policy Statement.