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Based in our Lexington, KY office, the Water/Wastewater Engineer will perform complex assignments exercising judgment in evaluation, selection, and modification or standard engineering techniques and procedures. May make decisions on significant design and engineering procedures. May function as technical specialist or project manager on small to mid-size projects.
The primary duties of the Water/Wastewater Engineer include creating detailed designs of water and wastewater treatment systems, distribution systems and collection systems, supporting implementation of infrastructure improvements through construction phase services, and supporting and performing condition assessment of water infrastructure systems. More specific design responsibilities include preparing plans for water and wastewater systems, calculations, writing specifications, analysis and study-level reports for water and wastewater treatment, distribution, and collection systems, determining appropriate design methods, equipment sizing and selection and working directly with the owner and other project stakeholders. More specific construction phase responsibilities include serving as owner's representative, coordination of inspection/observation activities, review and response to shop drawings, submittals, requests for clarification and other construction related correspondence, coordination of startup, commissioning and acceptance activities.
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