Engineer – Civil/Environmental with a focus on Wastewater

Nexgen office Utility Management

07 Jun 2023

Nexgen office

Utility Management


Full Time


70000 - 90000 USD

Engineer – Civil/Environmental with a focus on Wastewater

(Entry level – 5 years of experience)

NEXGEN Utility Management

NEXGEN Utility Management is seeking a talented and motivated civil/environmental engineer looking for experience at a private firm specializing in wastewater and water projects. This is an entry level or up to 5 years of experience position.

Ideal candidates have a desire to learn about wastewater engineering, work well independently, and have strong writing skills.

This position is full time and based in our Sacramento, CA office (Natomas Area).


Engineer Responsibilities and Functions:

  • Performing planning-level engineering work in water and wastewater treatment and conveyance systems
  • Performing data analysis and system hydraulic modeling
  • Chemical and biological engineering analysis
  • Preparation of plans and specifications
  • Periodic travel to sites for construction oversight
  • Developing cost estimates for various water and wastewater projects
  • Preparing technical reports
  • Preparing figures to support technical analysis

Engineer Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related area
  • EIT or PE preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to work independently and collaboratively with a project team
  • Highly motivated, self-starting, and detail-oriented
  • Commitment to quality work
  • Experienced with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience with AutoCAD preferred, but not required
  • Experience with ArcView preferred, but not required
  • Engage with an innovative and intelligent team
  • Fun & progressive culture in a dog-friendly office
  • Flexible work environment
  • Competitive salaries and room for growth
  • Excellent benefits

Salary range of $70,000 - $90,000/year based on experience. 

Please include a cover letter describing your interest in and qualifications for this position and your resume and references.


CourageDo the right thing & not be afraid of taking smart risk

          •  Be bold and make intelligent decisions

          •  Take initiative even when faced with adversity

InnovationPromote innovation & continuous improvement

          •  Approach work with intellectual curiosity

          •  Follow best practices of the industry

RespectTreat others with respect & professionalism

          •  Be honest, open, and forthright

          •  Approach the organization, clients and team with integrity

ProactiveAnticipate & take the initiative to achieve results

          •  Be aware of situation and environment

          •  Anticipate needs and take initiative to address

ResultsDeliver exceptional results

          •  Hold yourself accountable to deliverables and deadlines

          •  Strive for excellence

CommunityBuild a community of co-workers and clients

          •  Family-driven culture of teamwork

          •  Connect on a personal level with team and clients


NEXGEN is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.