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Senior Wastewater Engineer, Fishkill

Fishkill, NY, USA

In recent years, MJ has been awarded a “Best Places to Work” from the Albany Business Review and “Top Workplace” from the Albany Times Union. These designations are employee driven awards. MJ has an immediate opening for a senior-level wastewater engineer located in our Fishkill, NY office and is currently accepting applications to join our great employees.


  • Work within a project team to support wastewater projects from initial project programming, through design and construction.

  • Lead and independently prepare complete design packages (plans, specifications, estimates) for wastewater projects, including utility pipelines, pumping stations, and treatment facilities.

  • Prepare technical reports including engineering reports, utility master plans, capital improvement plans, condition assessments, asset management plans, and feasibility studies for wastewater systems.

  • Conduct field investigations to assess site conditions, inspect facilities and provide engineering support during design and construction.

  • Coordinate with regulatory and governmental agencies for applicable permits.

  • Provide construction administration support including project meetings, shop drawing reviews, reviewing / responding to RFIs, assisting in preparing project punch lists, completing periodic site inspections, and coordination with clients.

  • Coordinate execution of projects with other disciplines.

  • Support and mentor junior-level staff to share technical job knowledge and experience.

  • Assist with technical marketing during the procurement of key projects, including participation in presentations.


  • Possess a bachelor’s degree in civil or environmental engineering from an ABET- accredited college with 7+ years of relevant experience in civil engineering and consulting with focus in municipal projects, including wastewater.

  • Professional Engineering license required.

  • Understanding of State, Federal, and local regulations specific to sanitary sewers and wastewater treatment.

  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD Civil 3D as a design tool for the preparation of plans.

  • Understanding of hydraulic modeling (SewerGEMs or similar) is preferred.

  • Ability to work within multiple design teams and execute to meet demanding schedules.

  • Have excellent technical writing and communication skills.

  • Detail oriented, self-motivated with strong interpersonal and organizational skills.


  • 401(k) Plan with employer match

  • Health insurance – several affordable healthcare options, including two fully paid by MJ

  • Dental/vision insurance

  • Telemedicine, free with company health insurance

  • Health savings account

  • Employee assistance program

  • Employer paid Life insurance

  • Employer paid short- and long-term disability insurance

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • Accident insurance

  • Critical Illness insurance

  • Dependent Care Spending Account

  • Legal Benefit option

  • Flexible work schedule

  • Paid time off

  • 10 paid holidays

  • Performance bonuses

  • Professional development opportunities and reimbursement

  • Referral bonus program

  • Wellness programs

  • Team building events

  • Lunch and learns

  • CPR training

  • Paid time for volunteer and community service events

  • Monthly company socials and work parties (like our MJ Spirit Week!)

  • From a Mach-E to the new Ford Broncos, we offer a full employee vehicle fleet for travel

  • Fully stocked kitchens – endless soda, seltzer, snacks, and coffee

  • Corporate apparel

Must be a US citizen or eligible to work without an employer sponsorship. Pay is based on applicant’s ability/experience and will be rated accordingly. We offer a very competitive benefit package. If you are ready to start a new career or need a change in venue, please send resume and cover letter to:

M.J. Engineering and Land Surveying, P.C. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. M.J. Engineering and Land Surveying, P.C. provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran, or disabled status.

Salary Range: 83,200 – 104,000

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