Project Engineer – Drinking Water

Location:Clifton Park, NY
Type:Full Time

Wright-Pierce, an award-winning, multi-discipline environmental engineering firm specializing in water, wastewater and civil infrastructure, is seeking a Project Engineer to join our Drinking Water Practice. The ideal candidate desires to be involved with all aspects of drinking water projects from start to finish.


  • ​Planning, design, and construction administration for various drinking water source, distribution, storage, and treatment projects
  • Provide support to Lead Project Engineers and other Team members
  • Hydraulic design – pump and piping systems
  • Master planning and Asset Management
  • Write technical reports, memos, and other communications
  • Pilot studies
  • Field work

Essential Functions

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Personal organization and time management skills
  • Able to build strong relationship with coworkers
  • Committed to continual learning
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Self-motivated and results driven


  • 3-8 years of experience in the consulting industry working on a variety of drinking water projects
  • Commensurate experience with local, state, and federal regulatory and funding processes
  • AutoCAD and GIS knowledge desired


  • Engineer in Training Certification required
  • Registered Professional Engineer preferred


  • B.S. in Civil or Environmental Engineering

Office Location

  • Clifton Park, NY

Equal Employment Opportunity

Wright-Pierce is an EEO Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, transgender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status.


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