Senior Water/Wastewater Engineer

The Details

Position Type

Work for Water

Position Title
Senior Water/Wastewater Engineer
Position Description

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to lead and coordinate the design and planning of challenging water/wastewater projects, build client relationships, and serve in a significant role in building B&N’s business in Texas. The Senior Water/Wastewater Design Engineer will be supported by a staff of technical experts throughout the firm, as well as a strong corporate business development team. Typical projects will include wastewater system design (gravity sewer, force main lift station, and metering systems), water system design (pipelines, booster stations, storage tanks/reservoirs), storm water and site drainage design, wastewater treatment plant infrastructure design, and construction phase related services.

Position Salary


Position Notes

Burgess & Niple offers an excellent benefits package that includes medical/dental/vision coverage, immediate accrued paid time off, 401(k) with match and no vesting schedule, life insurance at no cost to the employee, flexible hours, tuition assistance, casual dress, opportunities for professional development and much more.

Office Working environment with some field work/site visits and travel to client meetings.

Position Minimum Experience

◾Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited program
◾Texas PE registration, or ability to be registered with reciprocity
◾10 years of experience in water/wastewater/utilities design
◾Strong CAD/Civil 3-D knowledge and demonstrated abilities
◾Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, and Project)
◾Experience with ArcGIS in utility mapping applications
◾Strong client management and project management skills
◾Strong interpersonal communication skills
◾Strong written communication skills

Preference will be given to candidates with 12+ years of experience with 5+ years of experience leading projects and managing clients in Texas.


Preferred Education

B.S. Civil Engineering

Scope of Responsibilities

◾Coordinate with, train/coach and guide Austin junior design staff in developing and delivering design projects.
◾Actively lead and participate in project delivery to create an exemplary client experience for designated water/wastewater clients.
◾Based on relationships and technical abilities, serve as client manager and/or project manager for selected clients/projects.
◾Monitor performance indicators, budgets, schedules, and manage risk.
◾Collaborate with other design professionals throughout the firm on project pursuits and technical challenges.
◾Participate in strategic business planning, development of client relationship programs or assignments, and assessment of new business opportunities.

Application Closing Date

August 10, 2020

Application Instructions

To be considered an applicant please apply via our website

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