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Civil Engineer - Water/Wastewater

  • Painesville, Ohio
  • Position ID: 2942
  • Minimum Experience: 7 years
  • Education: BSCE
  • Registration: Professional Engineer (PE)
  • Required Skills: AutoCAD Civil 3D ; Microsoft Office
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.


Ready to make an impact on your career, client projects and the community? Burgess & Niple is looking for a Civil Engineer – Water/Wastewater to join our fast-paced, dynamic team in Painesville, OH that will be working on a variety of water and wastewater treatment system projects at various stages of development; from preliminary design to construction.

What you can expect as the major duties and responsibilities:

  • Perform as a lead civil engineer and prepare reports, construction plans, specification and cost estimates for municipal public works projects
  • Participates and leads junior level staff in project field work for the collection of data, site assessments, field verifications and related functions
  • Participates in proposal preparation and lead day-to-day project activities for the design of water and wastewater facilities, sanitary sewers, and wastewater pump stations
  • Create an exemplary client experience throughout the project delivery
  • Monitor performance indicators, deadlines, budgets, schedules, and manage risk
  • Opportunity to provide training, coaching, and mentoring for junior level staff

You may be a good fit if you have these skills and qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited engineering program
  • Ohio PE registration, or ability to obtain through reciprocity within 6 months of hire
  • Minimum 7 years of design related water/wastewater experience
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Self-motivated and adaptable, including the capability to learn virtual collaboration tools
  • Ability to work remotely based on business operations and the needs of the firm
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook) and AutoCAD Civil 3D

What we offer:

Burgess & Niple offers an excellent benefits package that includes your choice of medical plan, dental/vision coverage, immediate accrued paid time off, 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, option to purchase supplemental life insurance, bonus program, flexible hours, hybrid work schedule options, tuition assistance, casual dress, opportunities for professional development and much more.

Why join us?

At Burgess & Niple, our employees are driven by a passion for advancing the built environment with exceptional concern for quality of life, safety and sustainability. We deliver creative solutions that exceed our clients’ goals and foster an environment that creates unlimited opportunities for employees.

Guided by our core values, we are a privately held firm with offices in twelve states and the District of Columbia and projects around the world. Through our Virtual Desktop Interface (VDI) and tech-savvy employees, we seamlessly collaborate regardless of location. Apply today and discover the limitless 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.