Jacobs Sr. Water/Wastewater Project Manager in Tucson, Arizona

Sr. Water/Wastewater Project Manager


The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. 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 consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Lead exciting and critical water and wastewater projects for our clients in the Tucson and Phoenix area and have a hand in transforming tomorrow.

As a Water/Wastewater Project Manager in Tucson, you will have the chance to provide water and wastewater-related client services while delivering projects and serving and developing clients. Working with other members of our team, you’ll:

  • Serve as the leader/manager of project teams, supported by technical task leaders and sub-consultants, as needed

  • Oversee detail designs, project schedules, and budget management.

  • Participate in the generation of proposals, scopes, schedules and budgets.

  • Balance a combination of business development, client relationship management and project delivery work

  • Develop and maintain consistent relationships with key decision-makers within the client organization and political levels

  • Identify opportunities to influence and create the client’s perception of CH2M

  • Develop strategies to expose the client to the full-range of capabilities offered by CH2M

If you’re up for the challenge, we’ve been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental or Civil Engineering or a related engineering discipline

  • 12 years competency in working with municipal clients in water, wastewater, water resources, and/or conveyance design projects as an engineer and/or project manager

  • Professional Engineering license in the State of Arizona or the ability to obtain reciprocity

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Master’s degree in Environmental, Chemical or Civil Engineering or a related engineering discipline

  • An understanding of regulations, competitors, and external drivers that may affect clients in the Arizona market

  • Adept at interpersonal relationship building, conflict resolution, and participating in diverse teams

  • Demonstrate superior client service/maintenance skills and ability to develop strategies for client base growth in a competitive market

  • Involved with local professional societies

  • Excellent oral and written communications, self-motivation, team-oriented work practices, and strong data analysis & technical problem solving expertise


Preference will be given to candidates with existing client relationships in the Arizona market.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Arizona-Tucson

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: BIA0002D1