Project Engineer-Water (Birmingham, AL)

Garver Engineering is accepting applications for Project Engineer-Water (Birmingham, AL)

Garver is seeking a Project Engineer in Birmingham, Alabama to join our established Alabama Water team. The Project Engineer will be led by a Project Manager on a team consisting of multi-discipline design engineers and CAD technicians focused on the production of design phase deliverables including reports, technical memoranda, design manuals, plans, sections, details and specifications. The Project Engineer must be capable of working closely with clients to ensure their expectations of service are exceeded.

This position will be responsible for engineering calculations and detailed design for a variety of projects, such as:

  • Water distribution including pumping and storage
  • Sewer collection including pumping.
  • Water and wastewater treatment plants
  • Improvements and retrofitting of existing treatment facilities

The Garver Water Team prides itself on being innovative and progressive while preserving a rich tradition of quality design. We focus on creating cost-effective designs for long-term operational efficiency while maintaining community and environmental responsibility.


  • Bachelor’s degree in civil, biological, or environmental engineering from an ABET accredited program Registered as an Engineer Intern (EI)
  • Previous internship experience related to design of water/wastewater systems
  • Strong communications skills
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project and Outlook

Preferred Skills:

  • Master’s degree in civil, biological, or environmental engineering from an ABET accredited program
  • AutoCAD experience
  • Registered as a Professional Engineer or ability to become a registered PE within 6 months of hire
  • Experience in study, design, and construction administration of water and wastewater facilities and systems

Grow With Us

Garver offers its employees programs such as company-paid professional memberships, company support for industry licenses and continuing education opportunities that foster a progressive atmosphere. Garver provides the tools, resources, and environment to develop leaders, stimulate ideas, and accomplish projects. By offering highly competitive salary packages, attractive benefits, and a comprehensive wellness program; Garver walks the talk when it comes to work-life balance.

Founded in 1919, Garver is an employee-owned multi-disciplined engineering, planning, architectural, and environmental services firm with more than 1,000 employees across the United States. Offering a wide range of services focused on aviation, construction, facilities design, federal, survey, transportation, water, and wastewater, Garver sits in the top 125 of the Engineering News-Record's prestigious Top 500 Design Firms list and is consistently recognized as a best firm to work for. Learn more at

Garver is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. Our employment practices are based upon an individual's capabilities and qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by law.

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