As a dynamic organization, BJWSA looks for talented, energetic and committed employees.  We offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and opportunities for training and career development.  BJWSA is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer and actively promotes a diverse and drug-free workplace.

EEO Policy Statement 2015

Beaufort-Jasper Water and Sewer Authority considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, genetic information, national origin, citizenship, age, veteran status, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

BJWSA is committed to the principles of diversity in employment and to creating a stimulating learning environment for its diverse workforce. Ethnic minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Equal access to programs, services and employment is available to all persons. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to their application and/or interview process should notify the Human Resources Department.

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Only U.S citizens or those who have legal status to work in the U.S. are eligible for employment.


Current Job Openings

Project Engineer

Under general supervision, provides professional knowledge for project management, design and permitting of all BJWSA Capital Improvement Projects and/or private development related projects. Coordinates activities to ensure all projects, are designed and permitted in a timely manner. Reports to the Capital Projects Manager.


  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in civil or mechanical engineering or related field and a minimum of three to five years’ experience in engineering related functions and project management, or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
  • Prof. Engineer or an Engineer-in-Training license preferred.
  • Must possess experience working with various computer applications and the ability to use BJWSA-specific software.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.

Starting Salary: $2,232.80 to $2,790.72 bi-weekly (depending on qualifications) plus excellent benefits package to include S.C. Retirement System, 401k, generous leave programs, medical, dental, vision, life & disability insurance, an entrenched safety culture, developing wellness initiative, numerous employee recognition forums, extensive talent development opportunities, and a collaborative team and family type atmosphere.

Applicants must submit a BJWSA application to:

HR Dept,

6 Snake Rd, Okatie, SC 29909

or fax 843-548-0112

Extended deadline to apply: Monday, February 26, 2018



Under limited supervision, manages the related planning, design & construction activities of BJWSA Capital Improvement Projects. Coordinates activities to ensure all projects are designed to meet the needs of BJWSA, & are constructed on schedule, within budget, with minimal problems & in accordance with the approved plans & specifications.


  • Bachelor’s Degree (from accredited engineering program) in civil, environmental or mechanical engineering or related field with a min. of 6 yrs of experience in engineering related functions & project mgmt, or any equivalent combination of educ. & experience that provides the required knowledge, skills & abilities.
  • Extensive knowledge of the principles & practices of project mgmt as applied to the planning, design & construction of major water & wastewater facilities.
  • Database mgmt skills using Excel & Access.
  • S.C. Professional Engineering license preferred.
  • Valid driver’s lic.


Starting Salary: $2,895.20 to $3,690.40 bi-wkly (DOQ), + great benefits pkg.

Applicants must submit a BJWSA application to:

HR Dept,

6 Snake Rd, Okatie, SC 29909

or fax 843-548-0112

Deadline: 02/23/18


If you have recently submitted an application for a job opening, you will be contacted if you meet minimum qualifications and are selected for an interview.  If you are not contacted for an interview, we appreciate your interest in seeking job opportunities with BJWSA and encourage you to check our job listing website regularly for future opportunities.

Medical Examinations and Drug Test (Post Offer)

An applicant who has received (and accepted) an offer of employment with BJWSA is required to pass a job related medical examination and drug test prior to appointment.

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