Staff Engineer-

The Township of Middletown Sewerage Authority (TOMSA) is a public wastewater utility that owns and operates a 10.8 MGD secondary wastewater treatment plant, 300 miles of sanitary sewer mains and 14 pump stations. TOMSA is seeking candidates for the full-time position of Staff Engineer whose responsibilities include but are not limited to:

•Review of wastewater treatment plant and collection system operations.

•Develop and institute improvements and programs to increase efficiency. This includes training and preparation of procedures and manuals.

•Perform technical studies aimed at optimizing the operation of the plant and collection system operations.

•Work with the Authority’s consulting engineer to coordinate any engineering activities undertaken by the Authority.

•Develop and maintain relationships with outside agencies that include but are not limited to the NJ Association of Environmental Authorities, NJ Water Environment Association, FEMA, NJDEP and NJ Infrastructure Bank.

•Perform in-house engineering on selected projects.

•Coordinate with the Authority’s consultant to maintain and update its GIS system.

•Prepare and review bid documents and coordinate advertisements and awards.

•Assist with all technical nature issues in the day to day running of the Authority.

•Respond to emergencies 24 hours a day.

•Back up to the Executive Director including all managerial functions.


Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Engineering, along with a minimum of five or more years’ experience in engineering, construction management, utility operations and/or inspection in the water/wastewater field or similar. The candidate must also have excellent verbal and written communication skills, multitask and handle multiple priorities and hold a valid NJ Driver’s License. Working knowledge of NJDEP regulations, proficiency with Microsoft Office and familiarity with GIS systems are required.


Candidates with a NJ issued professional engineer license (or the ability to transfer the license to  NJ within one year), NJ issued wastewater operator license(s) (or the ability to transfer the license to  NJ within one year) and/or experience with water/wastewater utility operations are preferred. If the successful candidate does not have a S4 and C4 wastewater operator license, they will be expected to immediately work towards obtaining them.


The position includes a salary and benefits package. EOE. To apply, submit a resume, cover letter and Employment application to Executive Director, Township of Middletown Sewerage Authority, 100 Beverly Way, Belford, NJ 07718 or via e-mail

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