Water Resource Engineer

(4-7 years’ experience with Colorado water resources and water rights)

BBA Water Consultants, Inc. (BBA) is a consulting firm specializing in water rights, water resource 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 41 years in business in 2021.

We are seeking applications for a full-time position as a water rights / water resources engineer from applicants with the following skills and qualifications.

  • BS or MS in civil or agricultural engineering, hydrology, hydrogeology, or water resources.
  • 4 to 7 years of experience with Colorado water resources and water rights.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Proficiency with database and spreadsheet software; Colorado water rights historical use analyses. Skills related to GIS; geology, well drilling and IT are a plus.
  • Knowledge about and experience with Colorado water rights administration and water law.
  • Registration as a PE or EI, or plans to pursue licensure as an engineer.
  • Seeking to fill position immediately.

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 full time, but in the interim, the applicant should have a remote workspace with strong internet access where they can participate in video calls and focus on projects without interruption.

BBA offers competitive salaries, provides a complete benefits package, supports professional development, and offers a comfortable and flexible work environment. The salary range for this position is $75,000 to $100,000 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 stability, quality work, and a collaborative work environment, then 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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