Water Resource Engineer

(0-3 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 technical support for Water Court litigation? Are you able to communicate technical concepts effectively? Do you have a passion for water? We would love to talk to you!

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, BBA provides services to clients in the Western United States, mostly 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 celebrated 42 years in business in 2022!

We are seeking applications for a full-time position as a 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.
  • Zero to three 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. Familiarity with Colorado water rights administration and water law, historical use analyses, GIS, geology, and well drilling are a plus.
  • Registration as an EI or plans to pursue licensure as an engineer. For hydrologists, plans to pursue PH certification.

During the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, BBA staff have been operating largely from home with a robust suite of remote access and communication tools for data access and teamwork. We look forward to returning to the office with flexibility for hybrid/remote work, but in the interim, the applicant should have a remote workspace with reliable internet access such that they can participate in video calls and focus on projects without interruption.

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 $60,000 to $90,000 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.


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