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Jacobs Senior Water Conveyance Engineer in Holladay, Utah

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.

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Your Impact:

We’re excited about the innovative ways we can change the world. Our solutions are creative and influence how we live. Every day, we apply our knowledge across water projects big and small, global and local.

We are seeking a confident Expert Water Conveyance Engineer to join our team in Salt Lake City UT. Someone who can use their vast knowledge of water pipelines, hydraulic structures, flow control valves, pump stations, and hydropower facilities and apply them to today’s challenges. As a seasoned professional, you will have the chance to mentor, learn, and work independently as a key team member.

Design your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow, and succeed.

This position will help provide and sustain clean water resources for our clients around the world and have a hand in transforming tomorrow. As a Water Conveyance Engineer, you’ll have the chance to lead water development studies, system designs, construction support, and conveyance projects. Working with other members of our team, you’ll use your skills and experience in pipeline and valve selection globally. During your time with us, you will develop feasibility studies for new capital improvement projects, design pipeline systems and pump stations, evaluate potential for hydropower development, and develop specifications for construction of projects. You will also support business development by meeting with clients and supporting project proposals.

Our flexible work schedules offer you the opportunity to work both remotely and in a Jacobs office. You will have the option to work full-time or a modified full-time schedule (21-39 hours) based upon your needs and interest. We can explore the schedule that works best for a healthy work-life balance.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in appropriate engineering field

  • A variety of water conveyance and hydraulic engineering experience that can include large diameter pipelines, pump stations, hydropower facilities, hydraulic structures, storage reservoirs, and/or valve structures

  • Experience with hydraulic calculations and/or modeling

  • The ability to effectively communicate with teammates and clients

  • Experience designing water development and distribution projects as the Engineer of Record

  • Confidence in the Microsoft Suite and PDF editors (e.g. BlueBeam)

  • Professional Engineering License

Ideally, You’ll Have Experience including:

  • Master’s Degree in an appropriate engineering field

  • Provided services during construction for large water conveyance projects

  • Leading a design team as a project manager or design manager

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.