Senior Water Quality Project Manager/Engineer

Posted Date 2 months ago(12/9/2022 6:07 PM)
Job ID
# of Openings
Job Locations
US-CA-Long Beach
Regular Full-Time


NV5 is a provider of engineering and consulting services to public and private sector clients, delivering solutions through six business verticals: Testing, Inspection & Consulting; Infrastructure; Utility Services; Environmental Health Sciences; Buildings & Program Management; and Geospatial Technology. With offices nationwide and abroad, NV5 helps clients plan, design, build, test, certify, and operate projects that improve the communities where we live and work.


As engineers, architects, construction/program managers, environmental professionals and beyond, we play a significant role in shaping our communities through the services we provide. We are looking for passionate, driven individuals to join our team focused on Delivering Solutions and Improving Lives.


Seller-doer responsible for leading growth, developing client relationships, managing project teams, and serving as a senior technical expert. The team works to serve our existing and rapidly growing client base in multiple sectors; including public agencies (Phase I and II NPDES Permittees), industrial clients (ie: aerospace, manufacturing, food service, etc.), schools and universities, and development (real estate and construction).


  • Growing client relationships through consultative technical sales to develop projects and drive business growth.
    Managing municipal agency, industrial, and/or construction NPDES monitoring and reporting projects.
  • Conducting water quality and water quantity studies, special studies, and regulatory compliance interpretations and implementation services.
  • Directing and performing field studies, data gathering and sampling activities at sites including surface water sampling, sediment sampling, data evaluation, chemical data and contaminant fate and transport evaluation, environmental due diligence, regulatory compliance services, and permit acquisition.



  • Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Ph.D degree from an accredited university in chemical/civil/environmental engineering or related engineering field 

Required Skills and Experience

  • 5+ years of demonstrated consulting experience in California.

Licenses and Certifications

  • A Professional Engineering (PE) Registration in California or a registration in Geology or Hydrogeology is preferred.
  • Storm water industry certifications are desired (e.g., CPSWQ, CPESC, QSD/P, QISP).

The pay range for this California position is $120,000.00- $135,000.00 per year; however, base pay offered may be higher or lower depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience of the candidate. Restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. This information is provided per California Senate Bill 1162. Base pay information is based on market location. Applicants should apply via the NV5 careers site.


NV5 offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, PTO, 401(k) and professional development/advancement opportunities.


NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.


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