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Jacobs Entry Level Water/Wastewater EIT in Knoxville, Tennessee

Your Impact:

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

At Jacobs, we challenge what is currently accepted, so we can shape innovative and lasting solutions for tomorrow. If you’re interested in a rewarding career working with the industry’s best and most innovative engineers, then Jacobs is where you belong. We are looking for a driven and curious client-focused water / wastewater engineer in Knoxville, TN to support our local and regional teams.


We are looking for a water / wastewater engineer to join us and execute planned projects and support field engineering activities in Knoxville, TN. The employee will work alongside our local team to perform the following tasks:

  • Work on multi-discipline teams to deliver world class projects.

  • Effectively work with project teams with diverse technical skill sets and geographic locations.

  • Observe and document field and construction activities primarily related to water and sewer pipeline and facility infrastructure as a field engineer

  • Display strong communication and interpersonal skills and work in a fast-paced consulting environment.

  • Work to build a cooperative partnership between the client, and all stakeholders to ensure overall success of the projects.

  • Collaborate on and contribute to maintaining and building strong client relationships.

  • Ability to participate in and lead tasks.

  • Drive health and safety in all aspects of project execution including field, office and personal environments.

Here’s what you’ll need :

  • Bachelor of Science in Civil/Environmental Engineering or related engineering field

  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Ability to lead and work with multi-disciplinary teams on complex infrastructure projects

Ideally, You’ll Also Have

  • Masers of Science in Civil/Environmental Engineering or related engineering field

  • Engineer in Training (EIT)

  • 0-2 years of progressive experience of water and wastewater projects

  • Recent experience working with clients in the TN market

Grow your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, flourish, and succeed.  

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $15 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 60,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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