Environmental Engineer

Deadline: 8/12/2022 12:00:00 AM
Position Reference Number: IM027
Salary Range: Grade 8 / $54,435.39 - $89,818.39
Division-Section-Unit: Operations and Maintenance / IM Section
Shift: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM / Monday - Friday
Location: Providence
Assignment(s) Comments:
Limitations: None
Position Covered By Collective Bargaining Union Agreement: No
Name of Bargaining Unit Union:


The position is responsible for the NBC flow monitoring program throughout the sewerage collection system. Responsible for monitoring all flow meters for accuracy, performance, alarms and other related tasks to ensure the integrity of the data. Responsible for preparing reports on data collected, evaluating improvements and/or changes to improve equipment, software and/or data integrity.  Review and quantify flow volumes for various purposes: overflow events, capacity evaluations, bypass pumping needs, and other collection system needs.  Review flow monitoring and operations data of the sewerage collection system and prepare reports, charts and graphs as needed.  Monitor the Web-Based Notification System and alarm formula to ensure flow monitoring data presented on the website is accurate.

Provide assistance to other NBC Departments, as needed. Conduct site visits at various collection system points to support the flow monitoring program. Manage vendors and/or other staff to provide support services for the flow monitoring program. Perform field visits which can include performing physical activities to maintain or service equipment within skillset.  Assist in the preparation of material, development of documents and review of submittals for the solicitation of services to support the NBC sewerage collection system.  Assists with technical review of contract documents to support the Permitting, Engineering and Construction Departments.  Performs other duties as assigned, within skill and experience capabilities.




Education and Experience: Must have at least two to five years of related experience and have graduated from an accredited four-year technical college degree program in civil/environmental engineering or equivalent. Experience with flow monitoring software such as Telog Enterprise Client and Trimble Unity is preferred. Requires a thorough knowledge of engineering principles, techniques and procedures as applied to sanitary engineering and construction management and specifically hydraulics Special Requirements: Must possess a valid driver’s license to operate NBC vehicles. NBC requires vaccination against Covid-19 as a condition of employment, as well as continuing employment.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Provisions:

Reasonable Accommodations:
If an applicant is unable to perform any essential job functions because of his/her disability, but can achieve the required results by means of a REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION, then the individual shall not be considered unqualified for the position.

Medical Information:
Successful completion of a pre-placement physical examination and drug screen will be required after a conditional offer of employment has been made. Apply within the application period as shown. The NBC does not assume responsibility for applications sent through the mail. NOTE: The Narragansett Bay Commission union contracts allow a 3 day grace period for its members only.


    The Narragansett Bay Commission
    Human Resources Office
    One Service Road
    Providence, RI 02905
    Fax (401) 461-2242

E-mail hr@narrabay.com. E-mailed resumes must be received in MS Word Format.