Project Manager

Job Locations US-CA-San Diego
ID 2022-2484
Full-time, Regular


Are you interested in partnering with industry leaders in water technology and solutions? Creating a future where diverse talent provides a competitive advantage? Being part of a collaborative and dynamic team of professionals that is truly passionate about our work?  If this sounds like you, talk to us about joining our team.

Carollo Engineers is a nationally recognized environmental engineering firm that specializes in the planning, design, and construction of water and wastewater facilities. Our vision is to become the best water consulting firm in the United States, and we are looking for motivated, talented people to help us reach that goal.

We are seeking a Senior-Level Project Manager to support Carollo's vision of becoming the best water consulting firm in the United States. As part of our team, you will work on projects related to municipal water and wastewater treatment plants, including but not limited to major treatment plant expansions, regional water quality studies, and critical water reuse projects that will create sustainable and resilient water supplies for the world.


  • Manages the successful execution of water and wastewater utility projects
  • Applies acute technical and project delivery knowledge to advise clients throughout the project life cycle and meet or exceed budget, schedule, and quality goals
  • Leads and oversees project teams in the planning, design, construction, and/or commissioning of projects of various sizes
  • Supervises and coordinates the work of staff engineers, drafters, technicians, and others who assist with specific assignments
  • Prepares reports, technical memoranda, specifications, and cost estimates
  • Maintains a culture of effective communication among project teams, clients, partners, and other stakeholders
  • Partners with local business development teams to identify project opportunities and assists with proposal preparation, including project scopes and cost estimates


  • Bachelor's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering
  • 15+ years of water project experience
  • Experience delivering and managing water treatment, water transmission/distribution, water storage, groundwater wells, and master planning projects
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer in California (or the ability to obtain it through reciprocity within 6 months of employment)
  • Experience in the design and construction phase of small, medium, and large sized water and/or wastewater infrastructure projects with full responsibility for budget, schedule, contractual obligations, and quality standards
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. Ability to communicate effectively with clients and project team
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Ability to deliver high quality services within budget and schedule constraints

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Environmental Engineering
  • Design and construction phase experience

Pay Range

$140,000 to $210,000 annually. This is the lowest to highest salary we in good faith believe we would pay for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range, and the range may be modified in the future. An employee’s pay within the salary range will be based on several factors including, but limited to, relevant education, qualifications, certifications, experience, skills, seniority, geographic location, performance, and business or organizational needs.

Other Compensation and Benefits

Carollo is committed to providing employees with a competitive, comprehensive benefits program that provides the care employees and their families need to lead healthy, productive lives. Carollo’s benefits package includes paid time off and holidays, comprehensive health insurance coverage, pre-tax savings account options for healthcare, dependent care and commuter expenses, disability insurance and life insurance options for you and your dependents. We also offer free Caregiver Support, Travel Assistance, counseling services and discount programs. Other compensation that may be available includes: 401(k) company contribution matching, tuition reimbursement, discretionary bonuses, career advancement bonuses, professional registration bonuses, employee referral bonuses, and compensatory time for exempt employees. Flexible work arrangements may also be available.  


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Need help finding the right job?

We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Click here to get started.