Sr. Water Engineer

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St. Paul, MN, United States

Phone: 651.490.2000
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Sr. Water Engineer


Des Moines, IA 

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Job Description:

SEH is seeking a Sr Professional Engineer in our Water Engineering department, located out of our Des Moines, IA office!

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil, Chemical, or Environmental Engineering.
  • Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Iowa.
  • Ten (10) or more years of previous experience specializing in municipal and/or industrial wastewater design.
  • Minimum of five (5) years project management experience.
  • Entrepreneurial drive/intuition with demonstrated ability to grow the Water practice and position SEH as a technical expert and industry leader in Iowa and the region.
  • Knowledgeable of Iowa regional water issues and familiarity with the municipal government and industrial client base.
  • Previous experience in proposal and client management; demonstrated ability to develop new business opportunities and win project proposals.
  • Must be capable of scoping, budgeting, and coordinating sub-consultants; able to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to provide own means of reliable transportation for occasional day trips.
  • Ability to travel as needed for team meetings, client consultations, business development excursions, on-site inspections/visits, etc. Occasional overnight travel will be required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Civil, Chemical, or Environmental Engineering or related field.
  • Twelve (12) years or more experience.
  • Municipal and/or industrial water experience.
  • Previous experience with mid-large water plant design.
  • Previous experience managing a staff of engineering professionals and serving as a technical mentor for junior level staff.
  • Current affiliation and/or membership with local, state or national wastewater societies and associations.
Sponsorship not avaialble for this position. To apply please visit job # IRC8794 or email