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Verdantas Senior Water Wastewater Project Manager in Dublin, Ohio

Welcome to Verdantas, where innovation meets sustainability, and your career finds purpose. At Verdantas, we are pioneers in delivering a comprehensive suite of environmental consulting, sustainable engineering, cutting-edge modeling, and digital technology services. Specializing in thriving markets with strong growth trends, we play a pivotal role in shaping sustainable project outcomes across diverse sectors such as power, renewable energy, water resources, government land use, and transportation infrastructure.

Our dynamic team, comprised of environmental scientists, engineers, geologists, and technical specialists, collaborate closely with clients, harnessing state-of-the-art technology to provide highly accurate datasets and models that tackle intricate environmental and infrastructure challenges. We pride ourselves on going beyond conventional problem-solving; we function as strategic partners, actively assisting clients in realizing their infrastructure and sustainability goals.

Verdantas stands at the forefront with a robust team of nearly 1,400 professionals, including top-tier scientists, engineers, and technical experts strategically positioned throughout the U.S. Our commitment to excellence is grounded in a people-focused culture, prioritizing the well-being of our employees, clients, and the communities we serve. As a reliable partner, Verdantas offers integrated solutions and forward-thinking strategies in environmental consulting, engineering, and digital technology services.

Join us on this journey where your skills and passion align with our mission to create a sustainable future through groundbreaking solutions. At Verdantas, your career transcends traditional boundaries, and your impact extends far beyond the workplace. Discover a workplace where your talents thrive, and your contributions make a lasting difference.

We are seeking a Senior Project Manager in Water & Wastewater to join our growing team in our Dublin, OH office.

This position provides detailed water and wastewater design skills within a multidisciplinary team of engineers and scientists working within a team environment. The selected candidate will become part of an established engineering practice working on water and wastewater treatment, sewer collection, potable water distribution and storage, and pump station projects. Projects may also include those related to municipal clients such as stormwater, streetscape, and other public infrastructure improvements. You will be responsible for developing proposals, interfacing with clients and regulatory agencies, and mentoring/guiding other professionals. Join our dynamic team of professionals during an exciting time of change and growth.


  • Establish project budgets, schedules, and contracts

  • Assist practice leader with project revenue forecasting

  • Design water and wastewater projects for municipal and industrial clients

  • Prepare and review contract documents including technical specifications and construction drawings

  • Prepare and review detailed studies and reports

  • Plan, schedule and perform/coordinate all phases of the design process

  • Provide quality control and peer review of work products

  • Help identify, develop and secure project opportunities

  • Perform proposal writing/preparation

  • Supervise and mentor staff within the group

  • Promote collaboration and teamwork

  • Attend meetings with clients, stakeholders, engineers, and contractors

  • A self-starter with the ability to work independently but also works well in a team environment

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Professional written and oral communication

  • Takes accountability for commitments while maintaining quality and meeting budgets and deadlines

  • Strong knowledge of water and wastewater industry standards

  • Knowledge of project funding agencies and requirements, a plus


  • B.S. Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or other related engineering field and 20+ years of experience in water and wastewater including design, analyses, and studies

  • Knowledge of civil plans and relationships among sheet types within a plan set

  • Professional Engineer license in Ohio

  • Demonstrated project management skills

  • Successful experience in managing a team

  • Proficient with MS Office suite

  • Existing relationships with municipal and/or industrial clients are a plus


  • Flexible Work Environment

  • Paid Parental Leave

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Life and AD&D Insurance

  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability

  • 401(k) with Company Match

  • Paid Time Off + Holidays

Verdantas strives to develop new ways to increase diversity awareness within our organization. We recruit and reward our employees based on capability and performance — regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, lifestyle, age, educational background, national origin, religion, or physical ability. For us, it is imperative to build balanced teams from all walks of life and we believe that a diverse workforce is a stronger workforce.

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