Water Design Lead

At Stantec, we approach

every water and natural resource project we undertake-whether at the local,

regional, or watershed level- thoughtfully, and execute it with excellence

across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design fit-for-purpose

solutions that address their communities' unique needs throughout the water

infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields and guide our work with

scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. We're a place

where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that's

critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large.

Your Opportunity

Do you enjoy working with clients to design

solutions for community water challenges? Stantec's

Water Business Line is seeking a Water Treatment Design Lead, to be based in

our Salt Lake City, Utah office. As an integral part of the Water team, you can

use your technical leadership to design creative solutions for new facilities

and facility upgrades, enabling our clients to improve and expand critical

infrastructure in Salt Lake City

YourKey Responsibilities

  • Design and construction services forwater supply and water treatment projects
  • Interdisciplinary designcoordination including working with remote teams across multiple geographiesaround the globe
  • Perform engineering analyses,modeling, and calculations and prepare complex detailed design drawings,reports and specifications.
  • Technical review of design packagesincluding development of project standard design details and technicalspecifications.
  • Serve as the Engineer of Record
  • Provide technical support to theClient Service Manager in support of business development and project deliveryschemes
  • Createand leverage relationships across Stantec, to communicate and deliverinnovative solutions to clients' needs
  • Actively mentor peers and developingprofessionals on career development objectives
  • Engage in professional associations(delivering papers, presentations, workshops & seminars) including theAmerican Water Works Association (AWWA) AWWA Ace and local waterworks affiliateswithin the Utah region

Your Capabilities and Credentials
  • Proficiencyfor Technical Leadership and Interdisciplinary design coordination
  • Fulfilledmultiple roles on design projects, such as process engineer, project engineer,project technical lead and/or design coordinator
  • Deep understandingof industry standards and manuals, as well as client and regulatory agencystandards and requirements
  • Expertisein two or more of the following areas:
  • Conventional surface water treatment processesincluding flocculation and sedimentation, media filtration, and disinfection
  • Groundwater treatment processes
  • Residuals handling processes
  • Advanced water treatment processes including low- andhigh-pressure membrane filtration, high rate settling, ballastedflocculation, sorption, taste and odor control, disinfection, andoxidation
  • Water treatment plant and/or water system masterplanning
  • Water chemistry and process modeling for applicationssuch as water stabilization, corrosion control, and disinfectionbyproducts formation
  • Chemical storage and feed and pumping systems
  • Proficiencyin design software which can include AutoCAD, Civil3D, Bentley MicroStation,GIS, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, StormCAD, WaterCAD, InfoWater, and AFT Fathom (or otherconveyance system hydraulic modeling software)
  • Establishedreputation as a technical leader through publication of technical papers andpresentation at conferences

Education and Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering (e.g. environmental, civil, mechanical, bioengineering) or equivalent is required.
  • Licensed Professional Engineer with valid Utah Professional Engineering license, or ability to obtain one within 1 year of employment, is required.
  • 10 years' experience with a Min of 5 in a consulting environment on wastewater design projects


office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long

periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including

inclement weather. Ability to lift and move items and equipment up to 50 lbs.

Willingness to travel for project work and business development opportunities

This description is nota comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may berequired of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities maybe assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where

the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work,

and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal


Job: Civil Engineer

Primary Location: United States-Utah-Salt Lake City

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 180002D6

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