Brown and Caldwell I&C Engineering Principal in Seattle, Washington
I&C Engineering Principal
Work Location:Seattle, Washington
Job Type:Full Time
For more than 70 years, Brown and Caldwell has been creating leading-edge environmental solutions for public agencies and private industry. We strive to be the environmental company of choice—to our clients, who benefit from our passion for delivering exceptional quality, and to our employees, present and future, who share our commitment to client service, collaboration and innovation. Join us, and you will find a home where you can do your best work, reach new levels of expertise and enjoy exceptional development opportunities. As a privately held firm with over 1,500 employee-owners in 50+ offices nationwide, the opportunity awaits for you to advance.
We have an exciting opportunity for a senior-level Instrumentation and Controls (I&C) Engineer to join our growing team. Control system equipment upgrades, control system master planning, condition assessments, Cyber Security, HMI and PLC programming and asset management services are practice areas in high demand from our clients. This is an extraordinary opportunity for a senior engineer to leverage their skills, do challenging and meaningful work, and protect the earth’s resources at the same time. If you are looking for an opportunity to work on in the potable water, wastewater, infrastructure and environmental arena on both the public and private side, with the potential to gain new knowledge, skills, and relationships in a collaborative, innovative and supportive environment, let’s talk.
For the right candidate, this position offers the opportunity for significant professional growth and the potential to collaborate with local and national teams to grow our Electrical and Process Automation Services group. In this role, your responsibilities will include implementing I&C design and construction projects, services during construction support, managing I&C design teams, and collaborating with client development teams with the goal of supporting proposal and scope/fee development. We are looking for candidates who have a proven track record of selling, managing, and executing industrial and municipal electrical, I&C, and other water/wastewater work. The role requires the ability to integrate and apply Brown and Caldwell’s service offerings and talent to help our clients solve their most challenging issues. Primary responsibilities include:
Serve as Project Manager, Task Manager, or perform as lead discipline (I&C) person to lead teams on projects as appropriate
Scope and budget projects, identify method of project execution and coordinate staff assignments
Successfully manage projects and I&C or electrical designs to be on time and on budget using company systems and tools
Cyber security design and implementation for industrial control systems
Providing leadership and mentorship for other entry level I&C engineers, designer, and industrial control system programmers
Support client development teams by connecting key technical experts within the company in support of developing new business opportunities and responding to proposal requests
Collaborate with a national team of technical experts, technical sellers, and the national discipline lead for the Electrical and I&C group
Build and maintain client relationships while promoting and integrating company-wide initiatives and values
Be self-motivated with an outgoing personality and excellent planning and communication skills
Successfully execute assigned tasks on time and on budget
Producing effective and accurate written documents, reports, and technical memorandums
Travel to client and other BC office locations as needed
B.S. in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, or Chemical Engineering)
Professional registration in Washington or the ability to obtain registration within 6 months
Minimum of 15 years of experience as an I&C Engineer with 5 years working on government, municipal and/or industrial water/wastewater projects
Team leadership and staff supervision
Experience as a project manager desired
Experience in developing secure network designs is a plus
Proven record of working and maintaining relationships with existing clients and projects with the ability to deliver those projects successfully, profitably, and to the client’s satisfaction
Knowledge and experience with business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, leadership techniques, and coordination of people and resources
Join, Grow, Have Fun
We’re growing and having fun while doing it. Brown and Caldwell provides a comprehensive benefits program and a culture that promotes employee performance and success. We recognize that you are looking for a career path with opportunities to grow personally and professionally.We have a strong focus on employee development and offer defined advancement through our Career Path Framework; tuition reimbursement; honorariums for papers and presentations as well as project management training (BC is a PMI Registered Education Provider). Our work environment promotes a flexible and collaborative culture, an extensive knowledge-sharing infrastructure and more. Our values of working hard and with integrity combined with learning, growing and having fun make Brown and Caldwell your employer of choice.
This position is subject to a pre-employment background check and a pre-employment drug test.Brown and Caldwell is proud to be an EEO/AAP Employer-Minorities/Women/Disabled/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.
Are you a returning applicant?