Staff Engineer-Water/Wastewater/Stormwater

Location: CT-Shelton

The Staff Engineer - Water/Wastewater/Stormwater will join our Middletown or Shelton, Connecticut office to work on a variety of multidisciplinary water, wastewater, and stormwater projects around the region. There is the option to work remotely until Labor Day when we will work a hybrid schedule.

At Tighe & Bond, we pride ourselves in fostering a continuous learning environment where our employees can grow and thrive. Our friendly company culture is small enough to celebrate personal milestones and recognize individuals for their contributions, yet big enough to provide our employees with opportunities to work on large, complex projects and be active in the larger industry. We are committed to the well-being of our employees, the communities where we work, and the environment in which we live.


  • Minimum of 2 years of consulting engineering experience
  • BS in Civil / Environmental Engineering (MS preferred)
  • Professional Engineering License preferred or E.I.T. with intent to obtain P.E.
  • The preferred candidate would have experience with planning and design of public utilities (water, sewer, drain).  Design experience with underground piping, pump stations, and treatment plants or construction observation/administration experience would be a plus
  • Practical experience with AutoCad Civil 3D and MS Office a plus
  • Strong, clear, and concise written and verbal communication skills required
  • Enthusiasm to learn and self-motivated in improving team and personal performance
  • Ability to thrive in a multitasking environment with the flexibility to work with different project teams locally and across several offices and business lines
  • Strong leadership ability and aptitude and a desire to work collaboratively with teams


  • Perform wastewater and water engineering design tasks and provide engineering design services on traditional design-bid-build projects and design-build projects
  • Participate in the development of drawings, specifications, opinions of probable costs, reports, and prepare final bid packages
  • Participate in project decisions regarding technical approach, cost, and scheduling performance
  • Provide technical assistance and support for projects
  • Support and collaborate with engineers and design/drafting technical staff on project assignments
  • Ensure quality and safety compliance on all Tighe & Bond projects

Our best-in-class compensation and benefits package includes competitive salaries, profit sharing, an employee wellness program, a generous health care plan, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, ESOP, 401(k) plan, PTO, internal training and professional development, student loan repayment, and a tuition reimbursement program.

Tighe & Bond is a growing, well-established, employee-owned, engineering and environmental consulting firm with 420 employees. A Top 10 New England ENR design firm, Tighe & Bond was recognized by Civil Engineering News and Zweig Group as one of the "Best Firms" to work for in the country. Our team of engineers, scientists, planners, and other professionals provide creative solutions for critical challenges that impact water resources, wetlands, the environment, climate change, and sustainability from twelve regional offices across New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. The firm offers employees an inviting mid-size company culture, and an opportunity to develop a rewarding career that can have an impact on the environmental development of the Northeast region.

Tighe & Bond is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants and employees for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state, or federal laws.

Tighe & Bond
Shelton, CT 06484, US