Water/Wastewater Engineers

Water/Wastewater Engineers

Design or oversee projects involving provision of potable water, disposal of wastewater and sewage, or prevention of flood-related damage. Prepare environmental documentation for water resources, regulatory program compliance, data management and analysis, and field work. Perform hydraulic modeling and pipeline design.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Analytical Thinking * Integrity * Dependability * Initiative * Cooperation * Achievement/Effort * Persistence * Leadership * Stress Tolerance

Representative Tasks * Provide technical direction or supervision to junior engineers, engineering or computer-aided design (CAD) technicians, or other technical personnel. * Conduct feasibility studies for the construction of facilities, such as water supply systems, runoff collection networks, water and wastewater treatment plants, or wastewater collection systems. * Design pumping systems, pumping stations, pipelines, force mains, or sewers for the collection of wastewater.


Government, Utilities,

Job Family Architecture and Engineering

Sample Job Titles Acting Section Chief, Assistant County Engineer, Dimensional Engineer, Director Water and Waste Services, Engineer and Geologist, Floodplain Manager, Hydrologic Modeler, Principal Consulting Engineer, Principal Technologist, Program Manager, Project Manager, Project Manager/Design Manager, Remediation Project Engineer, Surface Water Manager, Wastewater Design Engineer, Wastewater Engineer, Wastewater Plant Civil Engineer, Wastewater Process Engineer, Wastewater Project Engineer, Wastewater Project Manager, Water Engineer, Water Project Engineer, Water Resources Engineer, Water Reuse Program Manager, Water Systems Designer, Water Systems Engineer, Water/Wastewater Engineer, Water/Wastewater Project Engineer, Water/Wastewater Project Manager, Watershed Engineer.