Every year Engineering News Record Magazine (ENR) puts out a source book with the top firms in each sector of the architecture, engineering and construction market. Today, I want to introduce job seekers, students and the general public to these important companies because they are the ones who are responsible for designing and building our nation's infrastructure.
Why You Should Care About These Companies
I will answer the question with one word: JOBS. The companies within this list are some of the fastest growing companies in the world employing thousands of :
Architects (Green Building Design)
Engineers (Civil, Electrical, Environmental, Mechanical and more)
Smart Grid programmers
Finding more information on these companies can help job seekers and students target a new job or find their first internship.
Hinton Human Capital, an emerging leader in executive search in Green, Environmental and Infrastructure industries is now searching for a Water Quality Project Manager for a international Water Services company. Ideal candidate will have at least 5- 10 years of demonstrated experience plus the following skills and abilities:
Ability to communicate deep knowledge of drinking water quality issues and solutions to clients and stakeholders in a understandable manner
Lead tank water quality projects in distribution systems including tanks for project such as THM removal systems, biofilm control, disinfection optimization, quality monitoring system and others.
Manage entire project life cycle from sales, proposal development and service delivery including coordination of project teams and working with regulators on permitting issues
Ability to collaborate with management on strategic planning, products and services development, sales and service delivery
Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or technical field.
PE is a strong plus
At least 3 years experience acting as a project /manager with high involvement in the sales of water quality services to water utilities or industrial customers.
Experience working for a specialized water industry services company and/or a leading engineering consulting firm.
Previous experience in operation for a water utility will be a plus.
Hinton Human Capital, an emerging leader in executive search in Green, Environmental and Infrastructure industries is now searching for an National Water Resources Leader for a national environmental firm. The ideal candidate will have at least 20 years of experience in the engineering consulting plus the following skills and abilities:
Demonstrated track record of building, leading and managing practices on a regional or company wide level including business development strategy, project delivery and operations
Strong technical knowledge in one or more of the following areas: Hydropower, resevoir design, flood control, water supply planning & policy, dam & levee design, water quality modeling, stormwater management and hydraualics
Experience working with energy, federal, municipal and state clients
BS in Civil, Environmental or Water Resources Engineering required
Hinton Human Capital, an emerging leader in executive search in Climate Change, Environmental and Infrastructure industries is now searching for a Principal Wastewater Engineer for a national engineering consulting firm in the Atlanta market. Ideal candidate will have at least 10 years of demonstrated experience in the planning and design of municipal water/wastewater treatment plants, pump stations, pipelines and other wastewater infrastructure plus the following skills and abilities:
Demonstrated “Seller/ Doer” track record of business development in the local, state and regional market (Atlanta, Georgia and Southeast)
Ability to oversee water/wastewater engineering staff and design/production of construction documents, project task management, cost estimating, report generation, and other related engineering tasks for Wastewater plants and infrastructure projects. Ensure documents meet client needs and quality control standards
Knowledge of alternative project delivery methods is strong plus
Ability to coordinate efforts with other technical disciplines
Specific Requirements include:
BS in Civil or Environmental Engineering required
MS or MBA is strong plus
PE license in state of Georgia is required
Knowledge of design packages such as Auto Cad 3D or Microstation is strong plus
LEED or other certification in addition to PE is a plus
Hinton Human Capital, an emerging leader in executive search in Environmental and Infrastructure industries is now searching for a Geotechnical Engineer focused on geostructural design, foundation geotechnical engineering, and/or geological engineering for a national engineering consulting firm. Ideal candidate will have at least 5- 10 years of demonstrated experience in engineering consulting plus the following skills and abilities:
Ability to support of excavation (SOE) design, specialty foundation design, and traditional geotechnical engineering.
Demonstrate solid design capabilities and familiarity with software such as Plaxis, Slope/W, Seep/W, Sigma/W, MathCAD, AutoCAD and Excel.
Assist other teams with the preparation of proposals and presentations.
Plan, organize, conduct and supervise field geotechnical explorations and observations, including test borings, test pits, instrument installation, and soil, rock and groundwater sampling.
Manage construction inspection services for the design and construction of buildings, bridges, retaining walls, dams, shoreline structures, and landfills.
Review, interpret and report field and laboratory test results and engineering data. Typically can include analysis of slope stability, seepage, deformation, pile capacity, wave equation, consolidation, and other geotechnical, structural, and civil engineering applications.
Compile, write and prepare engineering reports that summarize data in a technically sound, clear and concise manner.
REQUIREMENTS: B.S. in Civil Engineering or Geological Engineering
M.S. with emphasis in Geotechnical or Foundation Engineering preferred
EIT or PE License in State of Maryland