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Jacobs Water Resources Project Manager in Englewood, Colorado

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

At Jacobs, we’re always looking beyond to raise the bar and deliver with excellence. We apply our expertise and knowledge as we look into the future with great optimism and focus. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, construction, program management, and design-build projects. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We’re seeking a Water Resources Project Manager to support delivering Projects in Colorado and beyond related to water resources, stormwater, floodplain modeling and mapping, dams, ecosystem restoration, water quality, and more. Projects will include planning, hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, design, construction services, and special and innovative projects.

As a Water Resources Project Manager, you’ll be leading a team of highly qualified and motivated engineers, interacting directly with clients to develop and deliver technical solutions, and mentoring ambitious mid-level engineers. We’ll ask you to grow your career by acting as a highly competent seller-doer that will be empowered to develop and manage projects in a trusting and supported environment.

We’ll rely on you to help lead business development activities with key clients resulting in acquisition of new projects. You’ll effectively lead and manage project teams throughout all phases of project planning, execution, and closeout; consistent with established project delivery processes to meet the scope, schedule, budget, and other specified requirements stated in each contract.

Using your water resources technical expertise, you’ll play an integral role in leading and mentoring staff, forming long-term relationships with clients, and pursuing new work, including strategy development, positioning, proposing, and negotiating contracts.   

You’ll help others discover what drives them, nurturing their purpose and guiding them forward. Your role will keep our company connected, and we’ll support you with what you need to be successful.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, or a related engineering discipline.

  • At least 10 years of experience in project management and delivering water resources, stormwater, ecosystem, or related projects.

  • Experience in design, development of construction documents (construction drawings, specifications, and cost estimates), and providing field services during construction.

  • Licensed CO Professional Engineer (or other state P.E. with commitment to obtain CO P.E. within 6 months).

  • Be located in Colorado, with work from home and work from the office flexibility.

Ideally, Here’s What You’ll Also Have:

  • A Master's degree in Civil Engineering, Water Resources, or a related engineering discipline.

  • Experience serving various Colorado clients and leading business development activities.

  • Experience with hydrologic and hydraulic models, such as HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, SWMM, HY-8, and similar water resources models.

Jacobs health and welfare benefits are designed to invest in you, and in the things you care about. Your health. Your well-being. Your security. Your future. Typical benefits offered include flexible work schedules and opportunities to work remotely, educational reimbursement, retirement benefits, employee stock purchase plan, health benefits, disability benefits, life and accident insurance, voluntary benefits, paid time off and paid holidays, and parental leave.

Typical salary range for this position is $119,400 - 209,000 and is commensurate with experience relative to the position.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf) .

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.