Senior Water Resources Engineer

Tampa, Florida
Jul 16, 2021
Aug 16, 2021
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Contract Type
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The position requires a strong background in water resources engineering, solid project management, and proven leadership skills.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop and solidify business relationships with both public and private clients
  • Communicate with various municipality, utility, subcontractors, and government regulating agencies
  • Oversee the development of technical submittals including letters, technical reports, figures, and tables
  • Supervise and develop professional staff

Candidate Characteristics

  • Organized with the ability to prioritize and execute multiple tasks
  • Possess effective analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to interpret and spot issues in complex technical, scientific, abstract information, designs, and diagrams
  • Energetic, detail-oriented team player

Physical Requirements

  • Lifting up to (35) pounds unassisted
  • Sitting for extended periods of time
  • Possesses acceptable vision (with or without corrective lenses) to be able to see and navigate a computer screen
  • Ability to go out into the field and construction sites

Who are we?

Here at Taylor Engineering, we are a team. We succeed together, and, on rare occasions, we fail together. We are a group of professionals in a business casual, team member-focused environment. We support career growth and personal development. We work hard, and we play hard—always doing both while upholding our Vision and Values. We are servant leaders, seeking to help our clients and the community at large. We are quirky, sometimes comical, and if you strive to be your best, you belong with us.


You are not a number at Taylor and our benefit plans show we take care of our people. From flextime to playtime and from the boardroom to the classroom, you’ll find a slew of policies and programs designed to benefit you. We offer medical and dental at no cost to the employee, vision, group life, medical leave, short- and long-term disability, accrued paid leave, 401k match, as well as…

  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus program
  • Generous PTO
  • Licensure, training, continuing education, and tuition reimbursement
  • Participation in the Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)
  • Flextime scheduling and work from home options
  • Seven paid holidays and two floating holidays
  • Wellness incentives and monthly fitness reimbursement
  • Health savings account, flexible spending account, and health reimbursement options
  • Life insurance
  • Short- and long-term disability
  • Relocation reimbursement package (if necessary) 



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  • Master’s degree in Civil Engineering or a related water resources discipline
  • 15 + years of experience in water resources at least 8 years of leadership experience
  • Energetic and innovative leader with the ability and desire to mentor
  • A Florida Professional Engineer license required
  • D.WRE certification a plus
  • Site civil and water resources design experience
  • Strong expertise of local and state agencies and regulations