Senior Water Resources Engineer

Wood Group   •  

San Diego, CA

Industry: Energy & Utilities


8 - 10 years

Posted 53 days ago

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions (Amec Foster Wheeler is now part of Wood) currently has an opening for a Senior Water Resources Engineer to support our storm water and surface water consulting team in San Diego, CA.


We are looking for a candidate who is excited about the opportunity to mentor staff, promote excellence, and take part in the continued growth of our engineering services.


Key Responsibilities


  • Engineering services in support of storm water permit compliance
  • Consulting, design, and management of water resources engineering and municipal, commercial and industrial NPDES compliance projects
  • Oversight, QA/QC, and mentoring of junior engineering staff
  • Preparation and oversight of construction specifications, plans, and cost estimates
  • Coordinate and lead multi-discipline teams
  • Maintain relationships with key client project managers
  • Support proposal preparation work and technical work scope development
  • Market and develop new work to support the continued growth of the practice area
  • Recruit employees, assign, direct, and evaluate their work
  • Manage multiple projects, being responsible for ensuring that deliverables, schedules, and budgets are achieved
  • Travel to project(s) as needed for the execution of project goals

Skills / Qualifications

  • B.S. in Engineering field required, advanced degree(s) in Engineering preferred
  • California Civil Engineering P.E.
  • 8+ years relevant water resources engineering and storm water permit compliance experience
  • Green infrastructure design and H&H and water quality modeling experience desirable
  • Background in water quality monitoring a bonus
  • Proven track record marketing and developing new work
  • Thorough knowledge of local (southern California) design criteria, practices, and protocols required
  • Knowledge of construction methods and procedures required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work with, mentor and direct engineers, scientists and technicians
  • Exhibit ability to successfully track and meet budgets and schedules
  • Demonstrated experience selling, managing, performing and consulting on projects and programs including a wide range of project sizes
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy