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Drainage Lead/Project Manager

Company: Jacobs
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

Our People & Places Solutions business - reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do - the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology - we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.
Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed - today and into tomorrow.
Your Impact:
We share a common purpose - to make the world more connected and sustainable. And we're excited about the innovative ways we can change the world. If you are also interested in turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good, then Jacobs is where you belong.
We are looking for a team to join us as a Drainage Lead/Project Manager in Colorado; someone who can use their vast knowledge to deliver quality products in a fast-paced environment and is interested in challenging their skills with a wide range of projects.
As a seasoned professional, you will have the chance to mentor, learn, and work independently as a key team member. Design your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow, and succeed.
We'll ask you to:

  • Perform design and hydraulic modeling on all project aspects associated with conceptual planning, detailed engineering designs, and preparation of construction plans.

  • Responsible for drainage design including, but not limited to civil design calculations, computer modeling, detailing, and plan set production for roadway, drainage, water quality and utilities projects with an emphasis on hydrology and hydraulics.

  • Perform hydrologic and hydraulic design calculations and prepare reports, construction plans, and specifications as required by assignments.

  • Coordinate design development and assist in providing technical direction and mentorship to other engineers.

  • Provide quality control within drainage discipline to ensure completeness and accuracy of design team work.

  • Peer review plans, help prepare technical specifications and estimates.

  • Reviews drawings supplied by vendors, clients, and engineers and recommends necessary changes.

    At Jacobs, we're partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you'll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.
    Jacobs health and welfare benefits are designed to invest in you, and in the things you care about. Your health. Your well-being. Your security. Your future. Typical benefits offered include flexible work schedules and opportunities to work remotely, educational reimbursement, retirement benefits, employee stock purchase plan, health benefits, disability benefits, life and accident insurance, voluntary benefits, paid time off and paid holidays, and parental leave.
    Typical salary range for this position is $102,100 to $159,550 and is commensurate with experience relative to the position. For "remote" positions, salary to be offered is geographic dependent.
    Here's What You'll Need:

    • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering is required.

    • Should have passed the PE exam and have or obtain professional registration in Colorado.

    • Experience with design software such as OpenRoads Designer, MicroStation, InRoads, AutoCAD/Civil3D, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, HY-8, GIS (ArcMap), FHWA Hydraulic Toolbox.

    • Experience designing highway and transit drainage systems and erosion control measures

    • Experience and/or interest with hydrology and hydraulics for river systems, 1D and 2D modeling, and FEMA permitting, coordination, and map revisions.

    • Experience with water quality analysis and design.

    • Ability to use Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, Teams, etc.

    • Demonstrates strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills and capable of working with internal colleagues, clients, contractors, and regulatory agency staff.

    • Team oriented with strong capability to learn, mentor, and work independently while managing time and budget.

      Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws ( and supplemental language. (
      At Jacobs, we're challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world's most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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