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Start your journey with RESPEC today. For over 50 years, we have been seeking and keeping people whose values and skillsets align with us. RESPEC is 100% employee-owned through our Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP), and we call each person who works for us an “employee-owner.” That recognition reinforces our mutual accountability. RESPEC’s successes help you advance, and your successes help RESPEC advance.

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Higher Job Growth

Over 10-Year Period


Larger Retirement

Great Place to Work


Colorado Springs, CO


Full Time

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 information or testing, family and medical leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic is protected by law. Our Affirmative Action Plan for individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are available upon request to any applicant during normal business hours. Pre-employment background check and drug screens are required for all positions.

Water/Wastewater Project Engineer

Colorado Springs, CO - W-Water & Environment

RESPEC, a nationally recognized engineering consulting company seeking a talented and energetic water/wastewater project engineer in our Colorado Springs or Denver, Colorado offices. This position is a hands-on position in a successful and continually growing company. This position involves all aspects of municipal water and wastewater facilities, including pumping, water treatment, wastewater treatment, collection/distribution, and water-resources facilities

Education and Desired Skills Include:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or a related engineering field
  • Possess Professional Engineering (PE) license, or plans to sit for PE exam within 1 year
  • 5+ years experience preferred
  • Water and wastewater modeling proficiency
  • Strong knowledge of hydraulic engineering principles, water infrastructure, and wastewater infrastructure
  • Good understanding of water and wastewater treatment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Design plans and specifications production/management
  • Software knowledge (e.g., Excel, Word, GIS, and AutoCAD Civil 3D, InfoWater, WaterCAD)
  • Construction administration and observation experience.

We enjoy flexible work hours and have an open office environment to share ideas.

Salary Range: $90,000 - $110,000 annually (Compensation for the role will depend on several factors, including a candidate’s qualifications, skills, competencies, and experience and may fall outside of the range shown).

Featured benefits include:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance Plans
  • Paid Maternity and Paternity Leave
  • 401(k) with 100% Company match up to 6%
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Professional Development and Training
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off

Interviews: Interviews will be by appointment only.