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Jacobs Senior Water/Wastewater Design Engineer in Gainesville, Florida

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 challenge what is currently accepted, so we can shape innovative and lasting solutions for tomorrow. If you’re interested in a long term and rewarding career working with the industry’s best and most innovative engineers, then Jacobs is where you belong.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Water/Wastewater Design Engineer aligned to our Water Solution Center in Gainesville, FL. In this role, you will be a part of one of the largest water market delivery centers in the southern United States. You will lead the water and wastewater facility designs for conventional and design build projects ranging from $1M to over $250M in construction and support diverse projects around the region. With a strong backlog in both water treatment and wastewater treatment projects there are unlimited opportunities to focus on the technologies and growth that you desire. While being in Gainesville is preferred in order to support mentoring and career opportunities for our design teams and enhance coordination and efficiency on our projects, a hybrid remote arrangement is feasible depending on experience in the market and demonstrated ability to successfully work as part of distributed teams.

As the Senior Water/Wastewater Design Engineer at Jacobs you will participate in all phases of delivery but provide focus in the following:

  • Leadership of preliminary and detailed design of water and wastewater facilities including membrane systems, advanced wastewater treatment processes, pump stations, hydraulics, and piping.

  • Quality control for projects design in the office and around the region.

  • Stewardship of our design tools and processes.

  • Mentoring of staff including both engineers and designers.

  • Support of technical approaches and design planning for our project pursuits.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelors Degree in Civil, Mechanical, or Environmental Engineering

  • Professional Engineer in Florida or ability to attain within 6 months

  • 10+ years of experience in the detailed design of water and wastewater treatment facilities, pumping stations, and conveyance.

  • Demonstrated ability to lead teams of engineers and designers in the production of construction documents

  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate between multiple engineering disciplines.

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

  • Masters Degree in Civil, Mechanical, or Environmental Engineering

  • Knowledge of BIM and CAD platforms

  • Experience in the construction and startup of water and wastewater treatment facilities and processes.

  • Specific detailed design experience with membrane treatment systems for both water and wastewater facilities

  • Specific detailed design experience with advanced wastewater treatment processes.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to work with distributed design teams.

At Jacobs, we’re partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you’ll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.

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 $15 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 60,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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