Senior Water Resources Engineer or Hydrologist

(8-15 years’ experience with Colorado water resources and water rights)

Seeking to fill this position immediately. Are you interested in helping clients with day-to-day water operations, water planning and expert witness testimony for Water Court litigation? Are you able to communicate technical concepts effectively? Do you have a passion for water? We do too!

A little information about us: BBA Water Consultants, Inc. is a consulting firm specializing in water rights, water resources planning and ground and surface water hydrology. Located in Englewood, CO, with branch office in Salida, CO, BBA provides services to clients in the Western United States, mostly but not exclusively, within the State of Colorado. BBA’s clients include a variety of public and private entities including municipalities, ranchers, ski resorts, local and federal government, and others. BBA celebrates 44 years in business in 2024.

We are seeking applications for a full-time position as a senior water resources engineer or hydrologist from applicants with the following skills and qualifications:

  • BS or MS in civil or agricultural engineering, hydrology, or water resources.
  • Eight to 15 years of experience in Colorado water rights and/or other areas of water resources.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and strong grasp on Colorado water rights administration, Colorado water law, and historical use analyses. Familiarity with GIS, geology, and well drilling are a plus.
  • Registration as a PE or PH certification.

BBA staff mostly work in the Englewood office with flexibility to split a portion of time working from home. BBA provides its staff a robust suite of in-office and remote access and communication tools for data access and teamwork. The right applicant could alternatively join our team in Salida.

BBA offers competitive salaries and bonuses, provides a complete benefits package, supports professional development, and offers a comfortable and flexible work environment. The salary range for this position is $110,000 to $150,000 annually, depending on factors including level of applicable experience and education. If you are looking to build a future with a firm that embraces a culture of collaboration, mentorship, stability and quality work, a career with BBA is a solid choice. Our staff average more than 10 years of commitment to the firm because we are dedicated to excellent service, professional development, and a cohesive work environment.

Applicants should provide a letter of interest and resume to bba@bbawater.com. For more information, please see our website at www.bbawater.com