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Stantec Project Technical Lead - Senior Planning Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts

At Stantec, we

approach every water and natural resource project we undertake—whether at the

local, regional, or watershed level— thoughtfully, and execute it with

excellence across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design

fit-for-purpose solutions that address their communities’ unique needs

throughout the water infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields

and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision

for growth. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with

top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the

industry at large.

Your Opportunity

Stantec’s Water practice in New England has an immediate opportunity for a Project Technical Lead/Senior Planning Engineer with Wet Weather, Water Resources and Infrastructure planning experience.

Projects and opportunities include: leading discipline and practice teams, regulatory negotiations, integrated planning, data analytics and analyses, and climate change resiliency and adaptation for large infrastructure planning projects and programs in urban settings.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Perform, direct, and review engineering projects related to the planning, analysis, permitting, design, and/or implementation of municipal water infrastructure projects. Tasks will focus on planning, analysis, permitting and resiliency of proposed infrastructure improvements and development of planning or design reports.

  • Lead teams to develop, calibrate and apply computer models for the analysis of water infrastructure systems.

  • Use results from modeling and analysis tasks to reach conclusions and recommendations regarding proposed plans and improvements.

  • Develop conceptual level plans for municipal civil and utility projects.

  • Effectively organize, document, communicate, and present information summarizing technical analyses performed and findings or recommendations developed (verbally and in writing).

  • Interact professionally with clients and stakeholders in meetings, workshops, and professional conferences to promote Stantec and identify new business opportunities.

  • Work collaboratively and enthusiastically as a lead member of small or large teams to successfully deliver quality projects on schedule and within budget.

  • Work efficiently with geographically-distributed project teams.

  • Ensure project resources and staff technical capabilities are consistent with project development requirements and that QA/QC processes are followed.

  • Coordinate with leadership and technical staff on issues related to project staffing, review of technical work, and project management.

  • Perform project technical lead activities associated with the negotiation of contracts and the planning and execution of projects.

  • Provide mentorship and technical guidance to junior-level staff.

  • Take a leadership role in efforts to identify, pursue and win infrastructure planning and master planning projects.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Working knowledge of common software used for infrastructure planning and local permitting requirements.

  • Experience with multiple stakeholder engagement and cross-discipline project delivery.

  • Experience in future design scenarios including climate change impacts and/or developing resilient solution preferred.

  • Knowledge of project technical lead skills related to preparation and management of scopes of service, budgets, and schedules.

  • Professional Engineering License.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Education and Experience

BS or MS degree in civil or environmental engineering. Twelve (12) or more years’ experience in the planning and design of sewer and stormwater networks. Five (5) years’ experience in a project technical leadership role and client service

Typical office environment working with computers and working at a desk for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Civil Engineer

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Boston

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Manager

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 1900035Z

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