Industrial Wastewater Project Manager
Kansas City, MO 
Posted 19 days ago
Job Description

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Are you interested in a firm that is a firm that is 100-percent employee owned with full transparency of financial results and a solid record of performance year-to-year? Are you interested in a project delivery company that creates many opportunities for you to advance, succeed and fulfill your career visions? Do you enjoy working with engineering teams to create detailed designs, plans, specifications and estimates for water and wastewater facilities? We have a great opportunity for an experienced engineer who enjoys coordinating multidisciplinary teams throughout the entire span of a project, from the initial concept development, through drawings/specifications, to report preparation and equipment sizing and selection, and finally meaningful engagement during the construction contract.

Beyond in-depth project work, you will gain valuable experience in client relations; the marketing and planning of proposals and interviews; and engagement with industrial clients and facilities. You will also have opportunities to work with project teams on conducting work sessions for design development and contract documentation.



Required Qualifications

  • BS in Chemical, Civil or similar engineering required
  • 7+ years of related experience, including Industrial water and wastewater systems planning and design, compliance- permitting including project management.
  • Technical background in process design of industrial organic water/wastewater treatment facilities.
  • Demonstrated business development and strategic planning skills within industrial facility environments.
  • Self-motivated with an ability to work both independently and with collaboratively with project teams
  • Strong oral and written communication and listening skills, including good leadership and organizational skills.
  • Experience handling multiple assignments.
  • Ability to cross market multiple disciplines while staying focused on current deliverables and target clients.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a project team.

Preferred Qualifications

  • MS in environmental engineering preferred.
  • PE preferred
  • Experience with design/build is also desirable.
  • Preference given to local candidates.


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

Primary Location: United States-Missouri-Kansas City
Industry: Waste
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular
BusinessClass: WW Treatment and Effluent Mgmt
Job Posting: May 5, 2021

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
7+ years
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