Sr Water / Wastewater Engineer | Farnsworth Group

Posted on May 3, 2024

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Come join the Farnsworth Group team and find out why our employees have earned us the Great Place to Work certification for several consecutive years!  Farnsworth Group is a 130-year-old, employee-owned full-service Engineering, Architecture and Land Surveying firm with approximately 550 employees. We can provide employment opportunities located throughout a nationwide network of offices. Give us a closer look and discover why we are a Great Place to Work! 

Farnsworth Group is seeking a Sr. Water/Wastewater Engineer reporting to our Bloomington, IL office with the flexibility to be based out of either our Champaign, Lisle, Tinley Park, Peoria, Springfield, or St. Louis, MO offices.  We are searching for a candidate with a solid technical background, a strong sense of project ownership and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment.  This position provides the opportunity to grow a team of experts to perform this work as well. 

Job Activities:

  • Manage a variety of water and wastewater projects from planning through design, permitting and construction
  • Preparation of planning studies and reports for evaluation of project alternatives
  • Perform hydraulic calculations and modeling for water and sanitary sewer analysis
  • Preparation of reports on engineering analysis and modeling results
  • Coordinate with local, state, and federal agencies to facilitate permit approvals
  • Work directly with clients and a multi-discipline design team to manage projects
  • Manage construction with client and contractor including periodic site visits and meetings, shop drawing reviews, etc.
  • Lead business development activities and preparation of proposals

Specific Requirements include:

  • BS in Civil or Environmental Engineering; Master’s degree preferred
  • 15 or more years of Water/Wastewater Engineering experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE) License
  • Experience with water modeling software such as WaterCAD, InfoWater, and EPANET, preferred 
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and GIS preferred
  • Willingness to participate in business development activities
  • Passion for water and wastewater engineering

A Great Place to Work Certified

For eight consecutive years, Farnsworth Group has earned the esteemed certification as a Great Place to Work; our employees are the reason why!  Annually, our staff engages in a survey administered by the Great Place to Work organization that delves into employee perceptions about credibility, respect, pride, fairness, and camaraderie. Those results are benchmarked against the nation’s leading companies, and only those top performers gain the Great Place to Work certification. The invaluable insights from the survey have played a pivotal role in further shaping our work environment and fostering a culture to make Farnsworth Group an even greater place to work.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits program that includes:

  • 401(k) with 100% Company Match up to 5%
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance Plans
  • Professional Development and Training
  • Wellness/Fitness Reimbursements
  • Mentoring Program
  • Paid Time Off
  • Pet Insurance
  • Short & Long-Term Disability
  • Flexible Spending and Health Savings Accounts
  • Maternity and Paternity Leave
  • Hybrid Work Program

Farnsworth Group appreciates that flexibility and work-life balance are an important aspect in the careers and lives of our employees. Our Hybrid Work Program offers employees a flexible work arrangement while contributing to the culture and success of the Company. 

Statement on Diversity and Inclusion:

Farnsworth Group is a collection of employees with unique backgrounds and perspectives that all come together to make us a better Company. It is our goal to recruit, hire, develop, retain, and promote a diverse group of people. Join us…and let’s make a difference, together. 

Farnsworth Group, Inc. is proud to be a M/F Disabled and Veteran EEO/AA employer.


Illinois, Missouri
United States

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