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Sr. Engineer-Water Business

SC-Charleston

Req#: 36726BR

Date published: 3-Nov-2018

Opportunity: Experienced Hire

Business Line: Water

Business Plan: ENG

Level: 130

Black & Veatch delivers design, procurement and construction solutions that help to provide safe drinking water and effective wastewater management to communities worldwide. We serve public and private clients of every size with a strong focus on life cycle economy, efficiency and reliability.<br><br>We find innovative solutions to protect water at its source, treat it to the highest standards, and deliver it to homes and businesses. Then we collect and treat wastewater before reintroducing it safely back into the environment.

Primary Purpose:
The Sr. Engineer will be responsible for the technical planning, design and construction administration for a wide array of municipal/public water projects in the areas of water distribution, wastewater collection systems and deep tunnel conveyance infrastructure, water and wastewater facilities, and stormwater infrastructure. In addition to leading technical delivery, the Sr. Engineer, will assume leadership responsibilities such as client engagement; management of project scope, budget and schedule; mentoring staff and identifying developmental growth opportunities; and supporting business development.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
• Manage the design of water lines, booster pumps, elevated storage tanks, meter vaults, and other appurtenances
• Design of wastewater collection pipes, including gravity sewers, pump stations and force mains
• Design of deep tunnel conveyance infrastructure
• Design of stormwater infrastructure, including water quantity and water quality solutions
• Management and administration of construction projects, including supporting field work
• Ability to develop strong internal and external relationships with clients, contractors, etc
• Support infrastructure and facilities planning efforts, including studies and evaluations, master plans, and pilot testing
• Coordination with state and federal regulatory agencies and their requirements for design and permitting
• Bidding and procurement of construction contractors to complete construction projects
• Oversee Quality Control profess in accordance with company policy
• Effective project delivery in a timely manner with focus on quality

Minimum Qualifications:
Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Minimum of 5 years related work experience All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Mechanical Engineering
• Five years professional experience managing and leading a multidisciplinary team to deliver industrial water and wastewater facility design projects
• South Carolina PE (or the ability to obtain within 90 days of start date)
• Previous consulting experience

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