Site/Civil Staff Engineer

South Plainfield, New Jersey


Seeking a driven, career-minded individual to fill our Site/Civil Staff Engineer position. The successful candidate will assist with a wide range of projects with the energy, healthcare, education and government sectors.

Some duties will include preparation of AutoCAD drawings, reports and technical specifications. Site design tasks will include city zoning analysis, site layout, site grading, storm sewer design, sanitary sewer design, water main design, project phasing and other site design components. This position requires work primarily out of South Plainfield, NJ office (Headquarters).


  • Preparation of AutoCAD drawings
  • Site design
  • Work with other engineers on multi-discipline teams
  • Manage time and workload effectively which includes planning, organizing and prioritizing with attention to detail
  • Communicate effectively with managers, clients, and contractors

Physical Requirements:

  • Continually required to stand, walk, and sit
  • Continually required to utilize hand and finger dexterity
  • Continually required to talk or hear
  • Continually required to utilize visual acuity to operate office equipment
  • Occasionally required to bend, stoop, and kneel
  • Occasionally required to lift and carry items less than 25 pounds


  • B.S. in Civil Engineering
  • 0-3 years of relevant Site/Civil engineering experience
  • Some experience with AutoCAD
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite
  • Excellent written and verbal communication as well as strong design skills
  • Motivated and excited to grow with a small firm and the potential to advance with the company
  • Driver’s license and reliable means of transportation
  • Background check


  • EIT Certification
  • Some familiarity with NJ codes and permitting standards
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D

About The Company:

MFS is #17 best places to work in NJ (NJ BIZ 2019).
MFS is #76 on the Top 100 NYC Design Firms (ENR 2019).

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Notice to Third Party Agencies:

Please note that MFS, which is comprised of MFS Engineers and Surveyor, DPC, MFS Construction, LLC, MFS Consulting, LLC and MFS Consulting Engineers, CORP does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters, employment agencies, or staffing firms. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to the HR Department or any job sourcing ad of MFS, in the form of an e-mail, fax, or mail will be deemed to be the property of MFS. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a candidate without a previously signed agreement and approved engagement request from MFS' HR Department, MFS reserves the unrestricted right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without incurring any liability (financial or otherwise) to the recruiter, agency, and/or staffing firm.