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Water/Wastewater Controls Systems Project Manager Job in Cincinnati, Ohio US

Water/Wastewater Controls Systems Project Manager


Posted: 2/12/2024 - Expires: 5/12/2024

Job ID: 269751314


Job Description

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

HDR is looking for a Water/Wastewater Controls Systems Project Manager in our Columbus, OH office. This is a project leadership role supporting planning, design, and integration projects for large and complex water and waste water Clients, with a focus on Electrical and Control Systems and mechanical systems. This position requires an experienced engineer who will be responsible for coordinating with multidiscipline teams, and managing workflow through all stages of the project lifecycle. They will be responsible for leading project teams to complete design documents, and program, test, and commission control systems. They will be involved in reviews of documents for areas of conflict with all disciplines, and will also be involved in coordination during construction phases including the review of shop drawings and field inspections on an as needed basis. They must be self-motivated and possess strong leadership skills with an initiative to deliver high quality, technically sound control system deliverables.

Keywords: Project Management, Controls, Water, Industrial, Power, Instrumentation, Instrumentation, Electrical, Mechanical, #LI-EH1

Required Qualifications

Bachelors or Masters Degree in Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, Computer Engineering or Controls related field
10 years applicable experience in engineering design, control system programing, construction, testing and start up
Hands on experience designing I&C, electrical or mechanical systems for both stand-alone and multidisciplinary projects, including schematics and layouts
Hands-on experience in the development of control narratives / loop descriptions
Design experience in Industrial or Water/Wastewater
Knowledgeable of remote site telemetry communications
Knowledgeable of cybersecurity considerations in Industrial or Water/Wastewater
Knowledgeable of PLC hardware/software and SCADA/HMI software in Industrial or Water/Wastewater

Preferred Qualifications

PLC programming experience and HMI development preferred
Planning knowledge preferred
PE license, or ability to be licensed
PMP Preferred
Preference given to local candidates


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh
Other Locations: United States-Ohio-Cincinnati, United States-Ohio-Columbus, United States-Ohio-Cleveland

Industry: Water
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

BusinessClass: Control Systems
Job Posting: Feb 8, 2024

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Bachelor's degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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