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Engineering Manager

Date: Aug 4, 2019

Location: Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies

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Req Id : 292 

Job Title : Engineering Manager  

Business Unit Sector : COR-WATER-WATER AMERICAS 

Work Location : RGATLANTA 

Opportunity Type : Staff 

Relocation eligible : Yes 

Full time/Part time : Full-Time  

Contract Hire Only for this Project : No 

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ENG: Engineering



Job Summary

The Engineering Manager is responsible for the technical planning and design of water distribution, treatment, and wastewater collection and treatment systems from planning phase through design and construction. This person will assume leadership responsibilities such as scope, budget and scheduling projects working closely with project management; guiding and mentoring engineering staff and identifying developmental growth opportunities; and developing strong relationships with municipal utilities, contractors, and other consultants.

Key Responsibilities

Serve as the leader of project teams for projects of varying size and complexity including water and wastewater treatment facilities, water distribution pipelines and wastewater collection systems and study activities
• Coordinate with state and federal regulatory agencies for design and permitting
• Bidding and procurement of construction contractors
• Support Project Managers in execution of project scope, schedule, and budget
• Leverage professional networking skills to help identify and pursue project opportunities and support proposal development activities
• Lead preparation of complex engineering project documents, client presentations, client contact and communication pertaining to specific project deliverables
• Lead multi-discipline project teams collaborating with clients to achieve project delivery in a timely manner with a focus on quality while exceeding client expectations
• Provide mentoring and training to staff engineers

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 8 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 Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering
    • A minimum of 8 years professional experience managing and leading a multidisciplinary team to deliver water and wastewater facility design projects
    • Georgia PE (or the ability to obtain within 90 days of start date)
  • Written Communications
  • Drive For Results
  • Priority Setting
  • Planning
  • Delegation
  • Directing Others
  • Conflict Management
  • Informing
  • Listening
  • Dealing with Ambiguity And Building Effective Teams 
  • Advanced knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline 


Georgia PE or the ability to obtain one



Communicates effectively


Directs work

Instills trust

Interpersonal savvy

Organizational savvy

Customer focus

Decision quality

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

Job Segment: Engineer, Construction, Engineering Manager, Wastewater, Water Treatment, Engineering

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