Stantec Project Technical Lead - Wastewater Treatment in Austin, Texas

At Stantec, we approach every water and natural resource project we undertake—whether at the local, regional, or watershed level— thoughtfully, and execute it with excellence across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design fit-for-purpose solutions that address their communities’ unique needs throughout the water infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large.

Your Key Responsibilties:

  • Full technical responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing and coordinating project assignments.

  • Perform detailed engineering analysis and design for assigned projects, using judgment in developing and evaluating alternatives on complex projects. Develop plans and specifications.

  • Prepare and negotiate contracts and subcontracts documents and reviews and authorize changes and change orders to design and construction contracts.

  • Serve as Lead Technical Project Engineer on medium to large wastewater treatment infrastructure planning and design projects. Responsibilities include developing preliminary budgets, determining scope of work, resource management, establishing schedules, and preparing technical plans and reports.

  • Manage specific technical areas including the supervision of project engineers and provide technical expertise to project engineers, perform analysis or review of design data, provide technical guidance on design problems, and review project engineers' work, as required.

  • Organize, draft and coordinate production of various reports to ensure technical accuracy and inclusion of appropriate documentation.

  • Work with the South Central Client Service Team to develop business opportunities for the South Central United States.

  • Ability to interact independently with Clients.

  • Seek out new work, prepare proposals, lead presentations, and negotiate new contracts and/or task orders.

  • Conduct work in a safe manner and promote health and safety within the office.

  • Serve as mentor to junior engineering staff.

Your Capabilities and Credentials:

  • Requires strong verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to work with engineering staff at all levels.

  • Requires proven skills in leading project teams and building relationships both internally and externally.

Education and Experience:

  • B.S. or M.S. degree in Engineering

  • Minimum of 12 years of experience in water, wastewater, and/or design projects.

  • TX PE required

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Industrial/Manufacturing Engineer

Primary Location: United States-Texas-Dallas

Other Locations: United States-Texas-Austin

Organization: BC-2247 Water-US South Central

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Oct 3, 2018, 9:28:14 AM

Req ID: MIG-32804