Water Resources Technical Director | Baxter & Woodman, Inc.

Posted on Oct 20, 2021

Baxter & Woodman has a rewarding opportunity for a Senior Water Resources Engineer. Water Resources projects typically involve analysis and design of urban flooding mitigation, storm sewers, detention facilities, streambank restoration, and naturalized areas; working mostly for municipal clients. The Water Resources Technical Director is an industry expert who will oversee the technical components of H&H modeling and analysis, as well as stormwater facility design. The Technical Director position works with the Department Manager to maintain the teams’ technical knowledge base, update standards, train staff, perform quality control, complete projects, and present at conferences.

Come join our fast growing team, serving IL, WI, TX and FL. We are seeking a qualified applicant for any of our Illinois offices, Work from home options may be considered.


  • Maintain SOPs for H&H modeling and analysis.
  • Maintain QA/QC Protocol.
  • Train less experienced staff.
  • Perform QC on H&H studies and design.
  • Develop Hydrologic and Hydraulic models of municipal storm sewer and sanitary collection systems.
  • Technical Lead for Drainage Studies and Stormwater Masterplans.
  • Technical Lead for Streambank Restoration Assessment/Design.
  • Technical Lead for Floodplain Mitigation.
  • Present on Technical Expertise (internally and externally)
  • Permitting with local, state and federal permitting agencie


  • 4 year B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Master’s degree in Water Resources Engineering preferred.
  • P.E. License required.
  • 15+ years of experience in the design of stormwater projects.
  • Experience in infrastructure design and plan preparation.
  • Expertise in hydrology and hydraulics.
  • Expertise in H&H modeling (SWMM, ICM, HEC, etc…).
  • Excellent technical writing skills.
  • Strong verbal, computer, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.

Baxter & Woodman is an equal opportunity - affirmative action – M/F/Vet/Disability employer


8430 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Chicago, IL 60631
United States

How to apply

To apply, please visit the following link: https://baxterwoodman.clearcompany.com/careers/jobs/a3a5a4a0-f5e5-3fcc-d072-db8095b3610e/apply?source=1786622-CS-13913

« Return to JobMart

IAFSM Newsletter

Keep up to date with the lastest industry news and trends Subscribe now