Project Engineer - Wastewater Treatment

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  • Post Date: Sep 06, 2019
  • Start Date: 9/6/2019
  • Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description

We are seeking a talented Project Engineer to join our Treatment and Consulting (T&C) group in Phoenix, Arizona. Our T&C Group focuses on water and wastewater treatment, asset management, environmental health and safety, operations and program management for public and private clients across Arizona and the Southwest U.S. This is an opportunity to leverage your experience and knowledge and to be involved in challenging projects that will offer an opportunity to provide technical solutions as a subject matter expert.

Working with the Water Team this position offers a variety of work and will see you involved in

  • Planning, managing, analyzing and understanding the scope of work for a variety of projects
  • Initiating and maintaining client relationships, coordinating and communicating scheduling, facilitating successful construction activities and overseeing crew and field / site
  • Reviewing drawings, detailing, materials, method statements, RFIs and carrying out routine inspections of water treatment works.
  • Working in the field with the Superintendent to help manage construction permits and required documentation, change orders, interacting with the client, monitoring scheduling for successful and timely execution of project deliverables
  • Assisting with management of project financials (costs, billings and collections, ordering materials and equipment), including negotiating, preparing and issuing sub-contracts
  • Managing risks and investigating potentially serious situations to circumvent problems or promptly implement corrective measures as required
What you will bring to the team
  • Proven experience in delivering Water Treatment projects
  • Proven understanding of industry standards within construction, in particular Water/Wastewater
  • Strong organizational skills and the flexibility to deal with changing priorities
  • Excellent written and verbal skills, with the ability to communicate complex issues concisely
  • five to ten years of professional engineering experience and a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, or a related degree of study
  •     Master’s Degree in Civil, Environmental, or Chemical Engineering, or Business strongly preferred but not required

Our commitment to you Fostering gender balance, diversity and acceptance of flexible working is central to the way GHD does business. We offer a professional, friendly and inclusive culture based on our core values of Safety, Teamwork, Respect and Integrity. 
In addition to a competitive salary, GHD provides attractive career options including professional development via our GHD Business School, additional leave, and family-friendly flexible work arrangements. 
Why GHD?  Be a part of a high functioning team, where everything we do is inspired by a level of passion and professional pride that comes from being employee owned. This ownership is what sets us apart and means our people enjoy an unrivalled amount of autonomy in their roles. It helps drive our passion and accountability in how we serve our clients, deliver projects, and pursue new opportunities. 
So, do you have what it takes: passion, collaboration, imagination and values that match our own?
About GHD As one of the world’s leading professional services companies, GHD delivers iconic projects that shape our landscapes, support our communities and set the path of our collective future. To do this, we actively seek and nurture the very best people in their respective fields to join our team of over 10,000 professionals operating in the markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation. 
In return, we offer remarkable career shaping opportunities to extend your skills and gain global experience. 
As a multicultural organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce. GHD is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or veteran status. 

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