Water Resources Engineer - (BI 000AFV)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Colorado-Englewood-US CO Englewood - Jamaica St
  • Jul 03, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description



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.


Do you have a passion for work in the drinking water and reuse market? Join our team to help us win and deliver projects for our clients across Denver, the Front Range, and throughout the Southwest. 

As a Drinking Water and Reuse Engineer in our Denver office, you will:

  • Work on front end studies and alternative analyses to select the best treatment approach to solve a client’s problem
  • Work with multi-disciplinary teams to achieve successful design of water treatment facilities.
  • Help lead clients to the correct treatment approach by utilizing desktop calculations, bench analysis, pilot plant operation, and full-scale operational troubleshooting.
  • Have the opportunity to work with conventional and advanced treatment processes, including coagulation, flocculation, sedimentation, granular media filtration, biological filtration, membrane filtration, disinfection (ozone, UV, chlorine), adsorption, and other treatment processes.
  • Support business development efforts and help in the pursuit of new projects.
  • Work directly with clients on the projects and tasks that you are leading, developing long-term client relationships.
  • Learn from our senior technologists who are experts in the industry.
  • Be expected to assist with team building and mentoring of younger engineers.




  • Minimum Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental, Chemical, or Civil Engineering or a related engineering discipline
    • Licensed Processional Engineer (PE)
    • 8 year’s work experience in relevant water treatment and process engineering
    • Ability to travel 25% of the time
    • Candidates should have strong communication skills, be self-motivated, detail oriented, quality-driven, and team-focused
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Masters degree in Environmental or Chemical Engineering
    • At least 8 years work experience in relevant water treatment and process engineering

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create a collaborative environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Inclusive and Diverse culture as well as our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

 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-Colorado-Englewood-US CO Englewood - Jamaica St

Job Posting

: Jul 2, 2020, 10:53:40 PM


: Water



Job Type

: Experienced

Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

US CO Englewood - Jamaica St 

9191 South Jamaica Street  

 Englewood 80112

Capabilities: Water Resources and Ecosystems Management