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Water/Wastewater Project Engineer in Woodbury, NY , at Gannett Fleming

Date Posted: 10/11/2018

Job Snapshot

What You Will Do

Company Overview

At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.

Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

What You Will Do

Our firm’s Water Business Line, currently comprised of nearly 130 professionals, evaluates and optimizes the ability of all types and sizes of water, wastewater and stormwater facilities in order for our clients to successfully satisfy state and U.S. EPA regulations. Current technologies are utilized to achieve innovative and practical designs. Many of our projects have won state and national awards, and the volume of our water/wastewater work ranks us among the top 20 U.S. engineering firms by ENR. Additionally, our professionals serve a multitude of local, state, national, and international organizations as active community participants.

Our Woodbury, NY office located in Nassau County has an excellent career opportunity for a Water/Wastewater Project Engineer in our Water Business Line.  We offer a full range of engineering consulting services including: planning, design, permitting, construction management, operations, regulatory compliance and utility management for water and wastewater utilities and municipalities.

Successful candidates will use their technical abilities to assist our Project Managers with services to Municipal and Private Clients that meet their engineering needs, while working in a dynamic team setting.



  • Participate in the planning, design and construction administration of water, wastewater and municipal infrastructure facilities/projects
  • Conduct site visits, surveys and inspections, and assist with data collection, compilation and assessment for utility infrastructure projects
  • Prepare reports
  • Develop design plans, specifications, and cost estimates
  • Analyze processes based on field investigations, drawings and specifications, and perform calculations
  • Review and prepare federal, state, and local permit applications
  • Perform construction observation and field engineering services


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Civil, Chemical or Environmental Engineering
  • 2-5 years' experience, preferably in a consulting engineering environment in water and wastewater discipline, particularly utility design work including collection, conveyance, treatment plant, tank and pump station design
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to conduct effective client presentations and written report preparation
  • Experience working with Municipal clients
  • Experience in planning, design, permitting and construction administration of infrastructure improvements        
  • Physically able to perform work in the field
  • Detail oriented team player possessing strong planning and organizational skills
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Civil 3D, or Building Information Modeling/Revit
  • EIT in the State of New York is required
  • Construction observation experience 

Life at Gannett Fleming

For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,000+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.

Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status. Gannett Fleming Inc. will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.

Location: Woodbury, NY
Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM
Employment Status: Full-Time
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