Senior Engineer

Morgantown Utility Board   Morgantown, WV   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on November 10, 2023
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Senior Engineer

Job Description



Excellent Compensation Package

12 Paid Holidays

Paid Time Off (Sick and Vacation Days)

Pension Fund and 457(b) Savings Plan

Company Paid Continuing Education

PPE Provided with annual boot allowance

Dental and Vision Coverage (Guardian)

Life/Work Balance Typical Hours 8-4:30pm

Medical (PEIA) Single Coverage at NO COST to employee; Family Coverage available at low cost



The Morgantown Utility Board is seeking a Senior Engineer to work as part of our engineering team that currently consists of 15 engineers, technicians, GIS, and administrative professionals.    This position will focus broadly on all aspects of the engineering department and reports directly to the Chief Engineer.  Responsibilities may include:

  • Review/analysis/design of water/sewer/stormwater system improvements including but not limited to pipelines, pumping stations and storage tanks
  • Contract and Project Management
  • Cost estimating
  • Contact and coordination with customers, developers, public officials and general public
  • Special technical studies and projects
  • Guide/assist/oversee support staff consisting of staff engineers, technicians, drafters, surveyors, etc.



  • Engineering Sciences degree in Civil Engineering, or closely related field, from an ABET accredited college/university.
  • Licensure as a Registered Professional Engineer in West Virginia (or ability to quickly obtain)
  • Five (5) years of experience is required with preference given to those with ten (10) years of related work experience in water, wastewater, and/or stormwater system design, management, and operations. An understanding of hydraulics, pumps, water and wastewater treatment, and hydrology is preferred.
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD software is preferred (ArcGIS, MS (Word, Excel, etc) is a plus)
  • Valid driver’s license along with a good driving record



BENEFITS AT HIRE: Participation in Pension Fund

BENEFITS AT 3 MONTHS: Sick and Vacation days, Health, Vision, Dental, and Life insurance. short and long-term disability, medical flex spending account, and optional Deferred Compensation Plan.

It is the policy of the Utility Board to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. All employment decisions are made on the basis of individual merit and objective job qualifications.


Additional Information


LOCATION: Main Office, Engineering Department

SALARY:  $75,000-$95,000 Based on Experience

STATUS:  Exempt



Basic Qualifications


  • Experience with designs of water/sewer/stormwater systems
  • Experience in supervision of employees
  • Engineering degree from an ABET accredited college or university
  • Proficient in AutoCAD software