We are currently looking for a full-time Water/Wastewater Design Engineer to work in one of our six Chicagoland offices. The engineer will work with experienced professionals and provide senior level expertise to a range of clients in both the public and private sectors. Along with leadership and mentoring, the engineer will serve as a client liaison, manage projects, perform business development and marketing, and be responsible for undertaking water projects from proposal to completion.
The essential duties of the position:
Perform computer modeling and analysis of water/wastewater systems, and design water/wastewater systems and related components.
Plan and designs water mains, pumping stations, storage tanks/reservoirs, water treatment plants, and well water systems.
Plan and design sanitary mains, wastewater pumping stations, wastewater treatment plants.
Prepare engineering reports, engineering drawings and specifications for complex water/wastewater projects.
Prepare estimates, schedules and change orders for public improvements.
Perform construction administration and periodic inspection during construction of water/wastewater facilities.
Attend public meetings with municipal engineers and clients as required. Attends evening Board meetings of municipal clients as required.
Conduct quality check of all documents and reports, verifying accuracy of data, information and calculations.
Thorough knowledge of the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Indiana Department of Environmental Management and Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago permitting processes.
Registered PE in Illinois and the ability to obtain PE in Indiana.
5+ years direct design and project management experience with all facets of municipal water or wastewater systems.
5+ years water or wastewater systems modeling experience, including model creation, calibration, and evaluation.
Fluent with computer software including Microsoft Office. Knowledge of AutoCAD a plus.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Ability to write routine technical reports and correspondence.
About Robinson Engineering, Ltd.
For 80 years, Robinson Engineering has created and consulted on projects that make life better for people. Cleaner water, safer roads, better use of the land – what we do makes these things possible. More than 100 Illinois and Indiana communities trust Robinson Engineering to provide the full spectrum of engineering services, including master planning, design and implementation of every type of public infrastructure improvement.