Site / Civil Engineer (5-15 Years' Experience)

South Plainfield, New Jersey


Seeking an Engineer for our Site/Civil department. The successful candidate will work on a wide range of projects within 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, but also occasional travel to the NYC office.


  • 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
  • Professional Engineering license (P.E.)
  • Minimum 5-15 years of relevant site/civil engineering experience
  • Project management experience
  • Some NYC permitting experience with the NYCDEP, NYCDOB, NYSDEC and familiar with NYC agencies such as NYCDDC, NYCEDC and others
  • Some NYC design experience related to storm water management, soil erosion, utility infrastructure design, construction document development
  • 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
  • Willing to travel to and occasionally work out of the NYC office
  • Background check


  • Some knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D is preferred, but not required

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).

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