Water / Wastewater Engineer

Houston, TX

Posted: 11/12/2021 Employment Type: Temp/Contract to Direct Industry: Engineering Job Number: real_street-2197 Pay Rate: 0.00 USD HOUR

Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives for the construction industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects. As a leading firm in the country which specializes entirely in senior level construction employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies enabling us access to the top companies throughout the continental U.S.

We currently have a great assignment for a Water / Wastewater Project Engineer. This individual will support our client, a growing engineer service firm based out of Houston, TX with projects in Houston and surrounding area. The position provides a comprehensive benefits package which includes paid holidays, paid time off, an extensive insurance plan and a 401(k) retirement plan with a generous company match.

Job Responsibilities

The Water / Wastewater Project Engineer will become a part of our client’s multi-disciplinary team in Houston, TX. This individual will be performing studies, design computations and construction observation of water, wastewater and environmental projects.
Responsibilities of the Water/Wastewater Project Engineer include:

  • Handling multiple simultaneous projects
  • Reviewing technical plans, blueprints, drawings and models to ensure ongoing adherence to client’s goals and requirements
  • Providing design consultants with the design capacities for peak wet and dry weather flow for wastewater projects based on projected growth in the specific project areas
  • Assisting in task scope definition and planning of assigned task packages
  • Training and mentoring junior staff
  • Preparing reports and presenting technical matter to project groups and stakeholders

Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the Water / Wastewater Project Engineer include:
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Civil or Environmental Engineering
  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the State in any US State is preferred, EIT required
  • Seven (7) or more years of experience in water/wastewater design to include:
    • Water transmissions
    • Pumping
    • Distribution and treatment systems
    • Hydraulic analysis and environmental assessments
    • Wastewater collection
  • Proficiency with computer modeling and design software to include:
    • MicroStation – Version 2019
    • AutoCad Design – Versions 2018 and 2021
    • WaterGems / SewerGems – Version
    • HEC – RAS - 5.0.5
  • Knowledge in US and State environmental protection regulations, SRF requirements
  • Authorized to work in the US


RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Medical Insurance Plan which includes prescription coverage
  • Voluntary Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & long term disability insurance

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RealStreet is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


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