Stormwater Engineer

Denver, CO

Job Description: RESPEC is a professional consulting and services company that specializes in applying technology to create solutions for our clients. The RESPEC Denver office is actively seeking a civil or water-resource engineer who wants to specialize in stormwater-related planning and design projects.  The successful candidate will work under the direction of project managers in the area of stormwater engineering.

RESPEC is looking for an individual that has decided to pursue the stormwater-engineering field.  RESPEC uses the latest modeling software and develops in-house programs to apply our knowledge to provide a wide range of solutions. We enjoy flexible work hours and have an open office environment to share ideas.

Qualifications: The successful candidate must have a bachelor or master of science degree in civil or water-resource engineering and between 2 to 5 years of engineering experience.  The candidate must have proven interpersonal skills and excellent oral and written communication skills.  Expertise in stormwater planning, design, and drainage construction plan preparation along with floodplain analysis is preferred but not mandatory.  Additional preferred qualifications include the following:

  • EI certification
  • Course work in hydrology and hydraulics
  • Experience in drainage analysis, planning and design
  • General experience with CAD
  • Experience with HEC-RAS and CUHP/SWMM
  • Construction observation experience
  • GIS knowledge

Compensation: Salary depends on experience and expertise.  Compensation includes a comprehensive fringe-benefit package comprising of medical, vision, dental, holidays, paid leave, 401(k) plan, ESOP, continuing education, and professional societies. RESPEC is a 100% employee-owned company and employees are eligible for participation in the ESOP after a qualifying period.

Interviews: Interviews will be by appointment only. Please apply online at RESPEC is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, which includes equal pay for men and women. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information or Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Reference: W20-1440

Contact Information:


Attn:  Human Resources

720 South Colorado Blvd., Suite 410 S

Denver, CO  80246