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What we are looking for

We are looking for a Senior Project Engineer to continue our growth in the Solid Waste industry in our Medford, New Jersey. Senior Project Engineers manage both clients and projects and help develop junior staff. As a Senior Project Engineer, you will oversee the development of technical reports and engineering design documents. Project management involves delegating work, tracking project financials, and providing technical document reviews. Some remote (at-home) work flexibility is possible in this position.

As part of our Mid-Atlantic regional team, you will draw from our network of professionals in Pennsylvania, New York, Maryland, and Virginia. We pride ourselves on our friendly, collaborative setting, flexible work hours, and dynamic approach to meeting our clients’ needs. If you are looking for a position to use your technical skills and lead projects in a growth oriented environmental firm, SCS Engineers needs you.

How you can make an impact

You will help our clients address their environmental challenges, which may include:

  • Permitting, design, and construction

    • Municipal solid waste landfills

    • Landfill gas and biogas

    • Transfer Stations

  • Sustainable materials management

    • Recycling

    • Waste minimization studies

    • Organics management

    • Composting

Your project management responsibilities will include:

  • Serving as the primary lead and point of contact for projects

  • Leading permitting and regulatory agency coordination efforts

  • Developing strategies to solve technical challenges

  • Leading, mentoring, and delegating to junior staff to advance their knowledge and career path.

  • Developing or reviewing designs, drawings, calculations, and permit documents for final submittal to the client or applicable agencies

You will contribute to our growth by:

  • Leading or having an active role in client prospecting and development

  • Drafting and reviewing proposals and associated cost estimates

  • Helping us grow the number and value of projects we do for existing customers

  • Actively attending technical symposia or trade shows, presenting on technical topics, and being involved in professional associations and committees

  • Delegating work and reviewing work product for accuracy and quality


  • Bachelor’s or Masters of Science Degree in an environmental, civil, mechanical or chemical engineering field required

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer

  • 8+ years of related work experience required, with 4+ years in consulting or industry required

  • Willingness to participate in business development in the NJ/Eastern PA area market required

  • Experience managing project financials

  • Knowledge of applicable regulatory agencies, specifically NJDEP and PADEP for solid waste and air

  • Valid driver’s license and driving record in good standing required

Pay range for this position is $72- $125k/yr depending on experience. This does not include bonuses or our Employee Stock Ownership Plan.

Whether its reducing methane emissions at agricultural facilities and landfills, repurposing contaminated properties, producing alternative energy, or sequestering carbon, we’ve been focused on finding smart climate solutions and improving the natural environment since our inception over 50 years ago. Join our 100% employee-owned firm and start creating your own legacy.

As a growing firm, we offer excellent opportunities for career advancement and a competitive package, including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance

  • 100% employer- funded Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) and 401K including employer match

  • Annual Bonus Program

  • Student Debt Employer Contribution Program

  • Paid holidays, PTO and Paid Parental Leave

SCS Engineers is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). SCS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disabled status.

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