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Civil Wastewater, Stormwater & Water Engineer

Environmental Advisors and Engineers, Inc. (EAE) is seeking part-time and/or full-time Civil Engineers in the Kansas City metro area with wastewater, stormwater, and water design experience. These positions offer a diverse opportunity with a growing small business focused on high-quality technical services and excellent client care. EAE is looking for enthusiastic candidates who are ready to be challenged and help grow our business.

EAE is a small, woman-owned, disadvantaged business enterprise (WBE/DBE) headquartered in the Kansas City metro area that was founded by two principals in 1998. Since our beginning, EAE has emphasized an employee-first environment with home offices, flexible work schedules, and competitive benefits. Our multidisciplinary team includes professional licensed engineers, professional licensed architects, construction specialists, environmental scientists, engineering data management and administrative support personnel. The diversity of services we offer, our expertise, and the high quality that has become the trademark of our firm are the reason our clients come back to us again and again. We take great pride in improving quality of life in the communities where we live and serve.

If you are a self-starter who enjoys working from home on a variety of project types, having an impact on the future direction of the company and the Kansas City Metro area, having the opportunity to work both in office and field settings, and interacting with a group of dedicated and enthusiastic co-workers with a passion for excellence and the environment, this may be the career opportunity for you. We want your talent to help us make a difference in our community.

The Civil Engineers will work closely with professional staff members and will support Senior Engineers and Project Managers on a variety of projects. These opportunities include evaluating, designing, and overseeing construction of water and wastewater treatment facilities, gravity sanitary sewers, force mains, water and wastewater pump stations, water main replacements, and related infrastructure.

EAE also offers the opportunity for future management roles and participation in environmental consulting, facility assessments, and construction monitoring project work which EAE performs on a national basis.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Assist with stormwater, wastewater, and water projects through assessment, planning, design, and construction phases

  • Serve as Project Engineer and/or Project Manager for various projects

  • Assist with various tasks on other engineering and environmental projects

  • Participate in field investigations and construction observations

  • Prepare feasibility studies, cost estimates, and other reports relating to stormwater management and wastewater/water infrastructure

  • Assist in expansion of EAE's green infrastructure practice

  • Coordinate with sub-consultants and clients

  • Provide technical support to EAE's senior staff

Required Qualifications       

  • BS in Civil Engineering

  • Residence in Kansas City metro area

  • Professional Engineering License in Kansas and/or Missouri or Fundamentals of Engineering Certificate

  • 3 to 15 years Civil Engineering experience in stormwater/wastewater/water design

  • Experience in interpreting water, sewer, and storm water design and as-builts

  • Ability to work independently and prioritize multiple tasks in an consulting environment

  • Excellent technical writing ability

  • Attention to details and accurate field documentation skills

  • Strong communicator with the ability to work effectively both on a team and individually

  • Proficient with AutoCAD Civil 3D and ArcGIS software

  • Advanced experience using Microsoft (MS) Excel, including developing spreadsheets to perform various engineering design calculations and data management

  • Proficiency with MS Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience sewer and/or water main design projects for the City of Kansas City, MO

  • Experience in wastewater pump station design and rehabilitation

  • Direct knowledge and experience in watershed management including stream bank stabilization, water quality management, roadway drainage design, and stormwater design with an emphasis on green infrastructure solutions

  • Experience in hydrology and hydraulics applications

  • Experience in construction administration Resident Project Representative (RPR)/Owner Representative tasks on stormwater and sewer construction projects

  • Experience in water distribution and transmission main design

  • Envision® Sustainability Professional (Env. SP) Certification

  • National Association of Sewer Service Companies' (NASSCO's) Pipeline, Manhole and Lateral Assessment Certification Programs (PACP/ MACP/LACP) and Inspector Training and

  • Certification Program (ITCP) certifications



  • Permanent home office to support family/life balance for employees; this has always been our staffing model and is not tied to COVID issues.

  • Employer-provided home office equipment and software licenses required for the work

  • Flexible work schedule with opportunities to gain experience on a variety of projects

  • Extensive training for employee enrichment and professional development

  • Cross-training opportunities in other project areas to expand skills and knowledge base

  • Mentoring emphasis from Senior Engineers, Project Managers, and EAE Partners

  • Limited overnight travel: almost all work is in the KC metro area

  • Salary commensurate with related credentials and experience with bonus opportunities

  • Pay for all approved hours worked

  • Part-time staff benefits include the following:

    • Accrued Paid Time Off (PTO)

    • Paid day for employee birthday

    • SIMPLE retirement plan after one year for eligible employees with employer dollar-for dollar match of the employee's salary reduction contributions up to 3% of employee's annual compensation up to the SIMPLE annual cap.

    • Cell phone, internet, and health club membership monthly reimbursement allowances for staff members working 10 or more hours during the month

    • Aflac supplemental insurance options

    • Bonus opportunities

    • Client referral and employee referral incentive programs available to all employees

  • Full-time staff benefits include all the benefits listed above for the Part-Time staff plus the following:

    • Nine paid holidays plus Employee birthday

    • Health, dental, and vision coverage. Optional Health Savings Account (HSA) plan

    • Life insurance


EAE is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Please forward your resume and letter of interest to Jill Biesma at

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