The Springfield Water and Sewer Commission (Commission) is a regional water and sewer authority responsible for providing residential, wholesale, and emergency water and sewer services to a population of 250,000 residents within the southern Pioneer Valley Region of western Massachusetts.
The Commission is seeking to hire an entry level Environmental/Civil Engineer to work with other professional engineers and staff solving a wide array of technical challenges associated with water and sewer utility operations. Projects include working with water supply reservoirs, dams, and storage facilities, a 100 MGD water treatment plant, a 67 MGD wastewater treatment plant and all of the associated transmission, distribution, and collection systems infrastructure. The Commission has a very progressive operations, maintenance, and capital investment program that actively integrates engineering functions into all aspects of its operations.
As an entry level engineer you will work and train with an experienced staff of professional engineers and project managers in the fields of:
- Water Supply and Treatment
- Water Transmission and Distribution Systems
- Hydropower Generation and Operation
- Wastewater Collection Systems
- Wastewater Treatment
- Flood Control Systems
- Residential and Commercial Development
- Regulatory Compliance
A Bachelor’s of Science (B.S.) degree in Environmental or Civil Engineering is preferred. A B.S. in Chemical or Mechanical engineering would be considered. The position requires registration as an Engineer-in Training (EIT) or the ability to obtain an EIT within 18 months of hire. Knowledge of commonly used computer software (Word, Excel, AutoCAD, GIS) is expected.
The position seeks a dedicated, hardworking candidate that wants to work in a dynamic and energetic setting serving the greater public. The position requires flexibility, but primarily constitutes civil and environmental engineering in a professional office environment and construction inspection duties. This is an exempt position without overtime. The position offers an excellent opportunity with a strong starting salary and great benefits.
Please e-mail or fax your resume with a cover letter no later than 5:00 p.m. DST June 5, 2017 to
firstname.lastname@example.org Fax (413) 787-6061.
The Springfield Water and Sewer Commission is AA/EOE.