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Senior Project Manager - Water / Wastewater

  • Dallas, Texas
  • Position ID: 3653
  • Minimum Experience: 15 years
  • Education: BSCE or Eq
  • Registration: Professional Engineer (PE)
  • Required Skills: AutoCAD or Microstation; Civil Engineering; Microsoft Office; Municipal; Project Management; Sanitary Sewers; Water/Wastewater Design
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

Come work with senior-level professionals at an established A/E firm that values employee input and collaboration. Burgess & Niple is looking for a Senior Project Manager - Water/Wastewater to join our team in Dallas.

B&N Senior Project Manager - Water/Wastewater Responsibilities:

  • Lead the planning and design of water/wastewater projects. Typical projects will include water transmission mains, sanitary sewers, wastewater force mains, and wastewater pump stations.
  • Plan and conduct work requiring judgment in the independent evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria
  • Actively lead and participate in project delivery to create an exemplary client experience
  • Serve as project manager and/or technical subject matter expert on projects with limited complexity and/or size and works on multiple projects of moderate size or portions of a large project
  • Assist with marketing, business development, proposal preparation, interviews, and presentations.
  • Support development of strong client relationships with existing clients and with the establishment of new clients
  • Monitor performance indicators, budgets, schedules, and manage risk
  • Opportunities to train, coach, and mentor junior design staff in developing and delivering design projects 

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent from an ABET accredited engineering program
  • Professional Engineer (PE) registration in Texas required; or ability to register through reciprocity
  • 15+ years related to the delivery of water/wastewater projects
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office required, Civil 3D and/or Microstation
  • Proven client management and project management skills
  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills


  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Immediate accrued paid time off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401(k) with match and no vesting schedule
  • Flexible spending or health savings account options
  • Basic life insurance/short-term & long-term disability coverage at no cost to the employee with option to purchase supplemental life insurance
  • Bonus program
  • Flexible hours and hybrid work schedule options
  • Tuition assistance
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Casual dress


At B&N, we are dedicated to improving ourselves and the communities we serve. We do this by providing employees with opportunities for fulfillment, learning and advancement while delivering awesome experiences to our clients. We are committed to exploring new capabilities, emerging technologies and opportunities that will help create a pipeline for future growth.

We are engineers, architects, planners, scientists, geologists, and designers. We are also innovators and leaders, entrepreneurs, and collaborators. We are traffic engineers and parents of teenage drivers. We are site designers and homeowners. Ecologists and dog walkers. Funding experts and foodbank volunteers. We believe that these collective connections to the communities we serve are an asset to B&N and our clients.

Apply today and discover the possibilities for your career at B&N.



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