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Black & Veatch Infrastructure Planning Engineer - Water Business in Topeka, Kansas

Infrastructure Planning Engineer - Water Business

Date: Jan 6, 2022


Charlotte, NC, US Jacksonville, FL, US Greenville, SC, US Garner, NC, US Austin, TX, US Tampa, FL, US Phoenix, AZ, US Overland Park, KS, US Cary, NC, US Dallas, TX, US Orlando, FL, US Charleston, SC, US US Houston, TX, US Coral Gables, FL, US Coral Springs, FL, US Fort Worth, TX, US

Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies

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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation

Req Id : 36972

Job Title : Infrastructure Planning Engineer - Water Business


Business Unit Sector : COR-BVOPS-ENGR & DEV SVCS

Opportunity Type : Staff

Relocation eligible : Yes

Full time/Part time : Full-Time

Project Only Hire : No

Visa Sponsorship Available: Yes

Job Summary

Black & Veatch has an exciting opportunity for an Infrastructure Planning Engineer . The ideal candidate will have previous experience with water and/or wastewater system hydraulic modeling and planning efforts and have a strong interest in specializing in water and wastewater hydraulic modeling and system planning studies, capital improvement program development, rehabilitation & replacement planning, and system optimization efforts.

As an employee-owned, global leader in building critical infrastructure in the energy, water, telecommunications and government services markets, Black & Veatch has a long-standing reputation for providing world-class service to our clients.

Key Responsibilities

  • Serve as an Infrastructure Planning Engineer in Black & Veatch’s industry leading National Planning group

  • Local, national, and global project assignment opportunities

  • Use of cutting-edge hydraulic modeling, GIS, and business intelligence software to solve client issues

  • Performs system analyses and calculations with software tools and develops concise reports document results

  • Duties focus in the areas of water and wastewater hydraulic modeling, water resources, master planning, asset management, integrated water supply planning, capital prioritization and optimization

  • Perform and manage technical work on water and wastewater system modeling and planning studies:

  • Capital Improvement Program (CIP) planning and optimization

  • Evaluating water system water quality

  • Planning water distribution and wastewater collection systems

  • Analyzing historical demands/flows and preparing future demand/flow projections

  • Pumping and storage capacity analyses

  • Integrated water resource planning

  • Financial analyses and projections

  • Support marketing and business development activities

  • Build relationships with key planning and water resource leaders in target markets and regions

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3+ years professional experience and/or college education with cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher in areas civil or environmental engineering with an emphasis in Fluid Mechanics, Hydraulics, and/or Water Resources

  • Experience and/or familiarity with Geographic Information System (GIS) technology and GIS software (i.e. ArcGIS)

  • Capable in MSWord, MSExcel, PowerPoint

  • Experience and/or familiarity with business intelligence software such as PowerBI and Tableau.

  • Experience and/or familiarity with hydraulic modeling software such as:

  • WaterGEMS / SewerGEMS

  • WaterCAD / SewerCAD

  • InfoWater / InfoSewer

  • InfoWorks


  • GIS

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Minimum of 3 years related work experience All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.


Work Environment/Physical Demands


Decision quality

Salary Plan

ENG: Engineering

Job Grade


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Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.

To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.

A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.

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