Senior Project Manager - Wastewater

Parsons   •  

Virtual / Travel

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


15+ years

Posted 164 days ago

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  • Design and process selection for a wide variety of water and wastewater treatment facilities (both new and rehabilitation), including determining appropriate design methods, equipment sizing and selection   
  • Prepare design calculations, technical memoranda and other engineering documents
  • Complete a variety of assignments such as drawings, specifications and othercontract documents suitable for bidding and construction purposes. Prepare standard engineering computations, material quality takeoffs, estimates, surveys, and designs
  • Ensure compliance of design with all applicable codes and regulations, providing the seal and signature of the professional engineer when required by statute or contract.
  • Provide input and technical guidance to CAD Designer/Drafters, Designers, and lower-level Engineers working on the same project during day to day project work.
  • Support permitting and compliance with TCEQ design and permit requirements including but not limited to NORI, TPDES, TLAP applications and general knowledge of EPA and OSHA regulations involving construction
  • Acts as the Company representative with the client and selected subcontractors during the project execution. Negotiates changes to the scope of work with the client and key subcontractors. Markets and secures additional work with client. Responsible for following up on instructions and commitments associated with the project.
  • May participate in negotiations with regulatory agencies and in public meetings in support of client’s objectives.
  • Support proposal develop efforts in pursuit of new water and wastewater treatment projects.
  • Assist Parsons business development personnel with the marketing of water and wastewater treatment engineering services to existing and new clients.
  • Review supplier drawing submittals and perform review of shop drawings during construction
  • Make decisions on significant design and engineering procedures as needed and as appropriate
  • Function as a Technical Specialist or Project Lead and assist in training lower-level Designers in various procedures.
  • Oversees establishment of Project Execution Plan, Health and Safety Plan, Quality Assurance/Quality Control Plan, and other documents as required.
  • Performs otherresponsibilitiesassociated with this position as may be appropriate.


  • 4-year Bachelor degree in engineering or related technical fieldMS degree preferred.
  • Minimum 15 years of progressive relevant work experience in water/wastewater facilities process design and project management
  • Familiar with all facets of water/wastewater treatment plant design, permitting and construction
  • Experience with alternative project delivery a plus but not required
  • Experience with advanced treatment methods like Membrane Bioreactors, Ultraviolet Disinfection and Reverse Osmosis would be a strong differentiator for interested candidates.
  • Demonstrated experience leading a multi-disciplinary team in developing conceptual, feasibility, and final designs for a wide variety of hydraulic and water and wastewater engineering projects
  • PE License is required and/or  ability to obtain in Texas 6 months from hire date.  
  • Other certifications such as BCEE, LEED, CCM, PMP are a plus
  • Proven Texas experience is highly desirable