Stormwater Engineer – Ferguson Township

Deadline: April 26, 2024

Department: Public Works
Job Type:  Full-time, Non-union/At Will
FLSA Status:  Salaried/Exempt
Pay Grade/Range: 29 / $79,125-$115,401     
Reports To:  Township Engineer
Supervisory Responsibility:  None

Ferguson Township, home to more than 19,000 residents and located close to downtown State College and the Pennsylvania State University in beautiful Centre County Pennsylvania, seeks a Stormwater Engineer to join its Public Works team.

Ferguson Township, known as a bike-friendly community, has a natural, pastoral beauty and has been ranked as the fifth best suburb in Pennsylvania. When asked what they enjoy most about living in Ferguson Township, residents said they appreciate the Township’s farmland and open spaces, as well as its safe neighborhoods. They also love the Township’s municipal parks, culture, and diversity.

Recognizing the importance of recruiting and retaining its valuable employees, Ferguson Township employees enjoy a generous benefits package, including health, vision, and dental insurance coverage with low premium shares and low deductibles, group life and short-term disability insurance that is fully paid by the Township, generous leave time and retirement benefits, and options for additional employee-paid benefits such as long-term disability insurance and a Flexible Spending Account (FSA).

Position Summary

The Stormwater Engineer provides professional work in the field of civil engineering, specifically pertaining to stormwater management, including designing and reviewing systems to manage surface runoff, hydrology, and hydraulics. This includes designing and reviewing designs of stormwater basins, BMPs, pipes, and other infrastructure. The Stormwater Engineer also manages the stormwater fee program. This position involves a great deal of interaction with the public.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Four (4) years’ minimum experience in civil engineering and stormwater management.
  • Pennsylvania Professional Engineer License.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to This position will remain open until successfully filled. A complete copy of the job description is available by contacting the Human Resources Department.  E.O.E.