The Department of Public Services (DPS) Engineering Division is seeking a person to provide civil engineering assistance to the City Engineer with particular focus on stormwater management. The Engineering Division provides technical assistance to the DPS and other city departments for all civil engineering-related matters including, but not limited to, water, sewer, roadway, stormwater, site development and other public works functions. The Engineering Division reports to the DPS Director and DPS Deputy Director.

This is a full-time salaried position with a schedule of Monday through Friday 7 a.m.-3 p.m. The salary is $86,000.

Please review the full job description on the city of Newburyport website for more information on detailed requirements and essential functions:

Required qualifications:

Education, training and experience:

  • Bachelor of Science or Science Technology degree in civil engineering or related field from an ABET-accredited institution required.
  • Four to six years of increasing responsible general civil/site engineering design experience in utilities, roadway/highway design, stormwater management systems, and site development preferred.
  • Experience in construction phase services preferred.
  • Current Massachusetts driver’s license with no driving-related restrictions.

Must be able to successfully pass a CORI check.

Any interested party should send cover letter and resume to Director of Human Resources Newburyport City Hall, 60 Pleasant St., PO Box 55, Newburyport, MA 01950 or email to

The city of Newburyport is an equal opportunity employer. The city of Newburyport does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, genetic information, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status or membership in the armed services, marital status or any other protected category under federal or state law.