As a Water Wastewater Project Engineer at GCW, you will serve as a technical specialist, staff advisor, and consultant in your area of specialty. This position provides support for design efforts including participation in planning and design, interpretation of design, application of construction methods, resolution and documentation of design conflicts, constructability reviews, etc. As a project engineer, you may have the opportunity to take on project management responsibilities. Supervision of engineering and support personnel is usual at this level, but may often be on a lead and project basis.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Prepares and provides oversight of technical studies, submittals, plans, and general design for public work projects and private developments.
Supports overall project schedule and ensures engineering activities comply with company and contract requirements.
Oversees preparation of engineering calculations and estimates.
Coordinates services during construction including attending progress meetings, supervising review of shop drawings, issuing RFI responses, and investigating field changes.
Develops, implements, and administers project-engineering procedures.
Assists in the proposal process for new contracts, including estimates and project scope.
Oversees, reviews, revises, and certifies engineering reports, specifications, and drawings.
Oversees work of engineering interns and/or technical staff on project-specific tasks; reviews plans for technical adequacy and constructability.
Prepares GIS databases and exhibits documenting existing and proposed infrastructures.
Conducts condition assessment of sewer and water facilities and provides rehab recommendations.
Prepares improvement plans for major utility infrastructure as well as for reservoirs, pump stations, and sewer lift stations.
Determines special provisions, cost estimates, and quantity take-offs.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Proficient in AutoCAD Civil 3D and Microsoft programs (Word, Excel, Office, and Project)
Ability to perform water and sewer analysis
Knowledge of sewer and water main infrastructure design
Familiarity with consulting environment
Knowledge of sewer capacity studies
100% paid medical, vision, dental, life, and disability insurance
Paid time off including vacation, 9 ½ holidays, and sick/personal leave
A retirement savings plan with up to a 4% match and an employee stock ownership plan
Professional membership reimbursements, tuition reimbursement, employee referral bonus program, annual bonuses, 1st time PE bonus, license renewal reimbursement
Competitive salaries and more!
*Please note this job description is designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. This job description is not intended to create or imply an employment contract; the employee/employer relationship remains at-will.
Education and Experience Requirements
Bachelors of Science degree in Civil Engineering is required. Minimum five (5) years of experience in water wastewater treatment facility design is required. Six (6) or more years of related experience including municipal water and wastewater treatment facility design, construction administration, pump and lift station design, and municipal engineering experiences is preferred.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Nevada PE or the ability to obtain within 6 months of hire. Valid driver’s license. Travel in personal vehicle may be required.
About GCW, Inc.
GCW, Inc. is a leading provider of a complete range of services related to civil engineering (traffic and transportation engineering, land development, airport, water/wastewater, flood control), structural engineering, and land surveying and construction staking. Incorporated in 1969, the firm has developed a reputation as an organization of dedicated people who are sensitive to the needs of clients and who achieve the results clients expect through high levels of competency and commitment. For 50 years, GCW, Inc. has developed extensive technical expertise, as well as differentiated itself in a highly competitive marketplace by expanding its resources in emerging technologies and combining those capabilities with a solid understanding of its clients’ businesses. We offer comprehensive consulting services to public and private clients facing the challenges of new and aging infrastructure, sustainability and smart growth, program funding, and limited staff. GCW, Inc. has the expertise to undertake challenging, time-sensitive infrastructure projects while responding to the critical need for sustainability.
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American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists®
147 Old Solomons Island Road, Suite 303
Annapolis, MD 21401
410.266.3311 | FAX: 410.266.7653