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Water/Wastewater Design Engineer

Clifton Park, NY, USA

In recent years, M.J. Engineering and Land Surveying, P.C. 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 is accepting applications for a Water/Wastewater Engineer to join our great employees in our Engineering Department located at our Corporate Headquarters in Clifton Park, NY in 2024. Please view our website for additional information


  • Work within a project team to support water/ wastewater projects from initial project programming up to and through construction.

  • Assist in the preparation of design calculations and technical specifications for a variety of water and wastewater projects, including utility pipelines, storage facilities, pumping stations, and treatment facilities.

  • Prepare project plans including site plans, utility plans and profiles, process water and wastewater plans to support project approvals and construction.

  • Support in the preparation of technical reports including engineering reports, utility master plans, capital improvement plans, condition assessments, and feasibility studies for water and sanitary systems.

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

  • Communicate effectively and coordinate with project team members.


  • Possess a bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental engineering from an ABET- accredited college.

  • 0 to 4 years of relevant experience in civil engineering, including water and wastewater.

  • Registration as an Intern Engineer in NY is preferred.

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

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

  • Have excellent technical writing and communication skills.

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or be eligible to work without an employer sponsorship.


  • 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

Compensation is based on the applicant’s experience and will be rated accordingly. MJ offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package.  If you are ready to start a new career, or are looking to make a change, 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 race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran, or disabled status.

SALARY RANGE: $65,000 - $80,000

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