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Project Director - Water/Wastewater

Company: GHD Group
Location: Dallas
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description
Join a global professional services leader! We are committed to solving the world's biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanization.
GHD has an excellent opportunity for a Technical Engineering Project Manager to join our water/wastewater team based out of our Dallas, TX office. The individual would serve as technical lead of our regional water team and also the greater North American Water Resources capability. GHD are looking to leverage our leading corporate and regional experience in Water Engineering and Water Management to help grow our regional team. The US Mid-continent would be the primary focus but there would be an expectation to assist with national and international Water Projects as the need arises.
Desired areas of expertise include water resources, hydraulics and hydrology, stormwater and flood management, engineering research, GIS analyses, alternatives analyses, and cost estimating. Asset Management experience would also be considered favorably.

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, Masters preferred;
  • 5+ years of hydraulic, hydrology, water resources, planning and engineering;
  • Experience with and knowledge of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and use on large geo-spatial data planning projects;
  • Texas profession engineer registration preferred Other duties include:
    • Water planning studies include integrated water management and One Water principles
    • Performing hydraulic and hydrologic modeling
    • Preparing and/or managing the preparation of technical reports
    • Analyzing various types of flow, rainfall, water quality, and riverine condition data
    • Serving as task manager and/or project manager, maintaining task/project budgets and schedules
    • Assisting practice leads with marketing activities, including market evaluation and strategy, pre-marketing activities, and proposal development Required qualifications:
      • The ideal candidate will be a proficient hydraulic and hydrologic modeler and a licensed Professional Engineer (with current Texas registration)
      • Must have 5+ years of experience of applied knowledge in stormwater, flood, and water resources management
      • Experience with engineering and design of water resources related projects
      • Experience in developing project scopes, schedules and budgets for projects
      • Must be a savvy spatial sciences-oriented thinker with a passion for planning and Hydrology & Hydraulic modeling
      • Proven skills in modeling and GIS applications
      • Must be competent in leading and completing large planning and modeling tasks with minimal oversight
      • Must be a strong technical writer
      • Must be able to work on multiple assignments simultaneously; and have strong organizational, problem solving, communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills
      • Intermediate knowledge of GIS, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, HEC-RAS or other relevant modeling software Additional qualifications:
        • Experience with geomorphology considered a plus
        • Client management experience, a plus
        • Proven experience preparing PS&E packages, a plus
        • Grant and proposal writing experience, a plus
        • Staff supervisory experience, a plus
        • CFM and QSP/QSD Certifications, a plus
          If you're interested in pursuing this opportunity, please submit your application below!
          We offer a professional, yet welcoming, culture based on our core values of Teamwork, Respect, Safety, and Integrity. We also provide accelerated professional development through hands-on experience, mentorship, and training via our GHD Business School.
          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.
          About Us
          Why GHD?
          Being the best we can be is in our culture.
          We are a family of smart, innovative and creative problem solvers. In our employee-owned company, everything feels like it matters more. Challenge us and help us come up with new solutions to ensure water, energy and urbanisation are made sustainable for generations to come.
          More about Life and Work @GHD
          Our commitment to you
          Commitment is a powerful word that defines how we do business, how we serve our clients and how we care for one another. We will support your needs by giving you the tools to do your best work and then recognise achievements. We will set your curiosity free to allow brilliant minds to do their best work. We will invest in new ideas, removing barriers where we can. Finally, we will encourage you to collaborate with thousands of diverse people across our global business.
          Our Commitment to you
          Who we are
          We are committed to solving the world's biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanisation. GHD is a global professional services company that is a leader in engineering, construction and architectural expertise. Established in 1928, we remain wholly owned by our people. We are 10,000+ diverse and skilled individuals, yet we are proudly 'One GHD' across more than 200 offices, spanning five continents - Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America, and the Pacific region. Delivering extraordinary social and economic outcomes, we are passionate about building lasting relationships with our partners and clients.
          GHD Expertise and Service Lines
          COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with GHD's US vaccination policy and any applicable government regulations related to COVID-19. Individuals hired for GHD positions that require in-person interactions with GHD Clients, or in-person visits to, or work at, GHD Clients sites, must comply with Client imposed requirements, including, in some instances, being fully vaccinated against COVID-19. GHD complies with federal, state, and local laws with regard to accommodations related to this policy.

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