Water Resources Planner

Stantec Consulting Services Inc.
Coral Gables, FL

At Stantec, we approach every water and natural resource project we undertake—whether at the local, regional, or watershed level— thoughtfully, and execute it with excellence across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design fit-for-purpose solutions that address their communities’ unique needs throughout the water infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large.

Your Opportunity

Stantec's Water business has an immediate opportunity in Sunrise office in Broward County for a highly motivated Planner with Water and Wastewater experience.  The ideal candidate will have experience with water-supply-planning documents and water treatment planning.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Oversee all planning projects
  • Oversee a team to perform water demand and customer projections
  • Perform hydraulic modeling to include model development, perform calibration and analysis of water system.
  • Understand water treatment processes
  • Understanding of local Broward County, state and federal regulations pertaining to water supply and quality
  • Prepare reports, and perform client presentations
  • Partner with GIS team
  • Perform condition assessments
  • Perform risk analysis for renewal projects
  • Provide input to support capital improvement plans and asset management
  • Ability to work on and oversee water design projects
  • Communicate effectively by listening and providing constructive feedback

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Proven leadership ability
  • Ability to mentor and grow a team of engineers in the planning arena
  • Strong interpersonal skills including strong verbal and written communication and keen listening abilities

  • Proven project management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team as well as independently
  • Continuing education and professional development including keeping current on new technology and current trends
  • Demonstrated competency in water/wastewater system evaluations or equivalent water/wastewater system design experience
  • Proven ability to build and maintain relationships with clients, both internal and external
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Education and Experience

BA/BS degree in Civil/Environmental Engineering, Urban Planning, or a related field (Masters degree preferred).


Licensed Professional Engineer a plus but not required. 


Minimum of 8 years of experience.


Typical office environment working with computers and sitting at a desk. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.


This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.


Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.