Staff Engineer- Utility


Staff Engineer – Utility Division The Thrasher Group, Inc. is seeking a full-time entry level staff engineer to join our Utility Division in our Bridgeport, WV office location. The selected candidate will become part of a team that provides design and consulting services to both public and private clientele.

The ideal candidate will exhibit the following capabilities:

  • Knowledge of civil engineering design practices and an understanding of the project development process.
  • Possess the ability to work with senior level engineers to prepare design calculations, drawings and specifications for water and wastewater systems, municipal water, sewer and storm water projects.
  • Work with project engineer or manager to facilitate project from inception to completion
  • Review construction design contracts with Project Manager as needed.
  • Erosion and sediment design
  • Assist with the preparation of bids, review submittals and cost estimates


  • Bachelor of Science in Civil or Environmental Engineering
  • EIT is highly desired, but not required
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work and learn from project engineers and managers.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Strong organization and time management skills.
  • Technical writing ability

Thrasher offers an excellent benefit package which includes paid time off, 401(k), professional development, tuition, assistance, health insurance, dental, vision and life insurance.   The Thrasher Group conducts drug screening and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.  Authorization to work in the United States is precondition of employment.

The Thrasher Group has had a history of excellence for over 34 years.   Ranked in the Top 500 Design Firms by the Engineering News Record, we are an innovative multi-disciplinary engineering, architecture, environmental, survey and construction services firm that delivers successful projects to both public and private clientele.  Our dedication to creative design solutions, well-managed projects and exceptional customer service has made Thrasher one of the fastest growing engineering firms in the mid-Atlantic region.   If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, interested candidates should email resumes to or apply online at “EEO/AA/E-Verify”

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