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Senior Industrial Water Design Manager

Senior Industrial Water Design Manager

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Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Mining & Minerals
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure has an exciting career opportunity for a Senior Industrial Water Design Manager to join our Phoenix, AZ team. Will lead major design/build water treatment projects in the mining sector. Will provide leadership and vision for Amec Foster Wheeler’s industrial water practice in the West US Group.


Key Responsibilities

  • Will grow and enhance our capabilities to complete industrial water projects in the Phoenix office; Will also work with other Amec Foster Wheeler offices across North America
  • Will lead design teams to provide drawings, specifications and bid documents as well as support construction and commissioning activities
  • Will work with construction teams for cost estimation and project execution
  • Perform project management, cost estimation and proposal development including collaborating with other Amec Foster Wheeler teams
  • Participate in project coordination with the electrical, structural, process, instrumentation and architectural disciplines across Amec Foster Wheeler offices in the US and Canada
  • Developed proposals, scopes, schedules and budgets; Ensure discipline and quality standards are maintained for all projects
  • Managing and coordinating project teams, including ensuring the technical quality of deliverables
  • Analyze technology, resource needs and market demand to plan and assess the feasibility of projects
  • Will be actively involved in selecting, hiring and managing the team as we grow
  • Will travel within the US and Canada - Approximately 15% overnight travel

Skills / Qualifications

  • BS or MS in any engineering discipline
  • PE required
  • Design/build experience is required
  • 10 years + water/wastewater related experience
  • Must be a self-starter with demonstrated ability to solve complex problems
  • Leader and team player; Able to work with team members across various Amec Foster Wheeler offices
  • Demonstrated Project Management skills and the ability to lead, train and mentor junior staff
  • Ability to communicate with clients and maintain successful client relations
  • Demonstrated ability to manage budget, schedule and engineering teams
  • Ability and willingness to travel within the US and Canada - Approximately 15% overnight travel
  • Must pass drug screen, background check, and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company’s driving (MVR) policy

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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