Senior Wastewater Treatment Design Engineer

Woodard & Curran   •  

Walnut Creek, CA

15+ years

Posted 258 days ago

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At Woodard & Curran there’s nothing we love more than a tough engineering challenge. We handle a wide range of water and environmental issues—solving complex problems with creativity and tenacity. That’s how we make a difference to our clients, people, and planet. Our company was founded on a simple concept: provide a safe and enjoyable place to work with opportunity, integrity, and commitment, and we will attract talented people. Those people are at the heart of our firm, solving some of the most pressing water and environmental challenges for our clients.


We currently have an opportunity in our Walnut Creek, California office for a Senior Project Manager with a background in design and management of water and wastewater treatment projects. The professional selected for this critical role will have strong project management skills and an interest in growing into a leadership role for a growing treatment team. The leadership role includes development and mentorship of staff, participation in development of strategic business plans, client service management, ability to lead business pursuits, and ability to manage multidiscipline teams in the delivery of work products.


  • Manage teams for the delivery of planning, design and construction support services for wastewater treatment projects (Design Project Manager)
  • Ability to execute project tasks and work collaboratively with other project staff for on-budget/on-schedule project execution
  • Ability to develop approaches that yield desirable project outcomes
  • Ability to communicate and work with Clients to provide them the outcomes they need while maintaining company requirements
  • Willingness to learn new skills and take on leadership roles is desirable
  • Must have an understanding of conventional and advanced treatment facilities with some process experience or equipment package experience
  • Understanding of the multiple discipline aspects of wastewater treatment projects
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Willingness to serve as a resource and mentor to less experienced staff members
  • Conduct analysis of wastewater facilities and treatment alternative, including coordination with equipment suppliers/venders to develop recommendations for rehabilitation or replacement projects
  • Conduct or participate in workshops and meetings with clients


  • 15+ years’ experience in planning and design of municipal wastewater projects
  • Experience with clients
  • Professional Engineering registration in California

Woodard & Curran is an equal opportunity employer.

Woodard & Curran is a Drug Free Work Place.

Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.