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Wright Water Engineers, Inc. (WWE) is a well-respected, employee-owned, stable consulting engineering firm that provides full-service water resources, environmental and civil engineering at offices in Denver, Glenwood Springs and Durango, Colorado. The firm was founded in 1961 and has a staff of approximately 45+ people who include senior level engineers, biologists, chemists, geologists, hydrogeologists, hydrologists, and scientists. WWE works throughout the United States and has an active client list of approximately 250 clients.  WWE offers a dynamic and challenging work environment with profit-sharing, significant bonuses and excellent benefits including medical and dental plans, flexible medical allowance, disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, and competitive salaries.   WWE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug free workplace.


WWE typically hires two college–level engineering interns each summer to learn about water resources engineering and provide water resources engineering support services.  Our summer of 2017 internship positions have been filled.   If you are interested in a summer of 2018 internship position, please check this page in the fall of 2017 for application instructions.

Full-time Positions

Civil Design Engineer (Denver Office)

WWE has an immediate opening for a civil engineer to work as a field representative on the construction of a water treatment plant located south of Denver; and then a continued career as a consulting engineer in our Denver office.  This opening offers a unique opportunity to work on water/wastewater/stormwater engineering projects with one of the most reputable engineering firms in Colorado.

Required Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree in civil engineering.  Knowledge of design and construction practices.

• Consulting engineering and field/construction observation experience necessary.

• Must be able to develop construction plans and profiles, specifications and bid documents; and evaluate engineering problems and write technical reports.  Ability to work with limited supervision while maintaining project intent to meet project goals on time.

• E.I.T. and ability to obtain Colorado P.E. in the future.

• Experience with AutoCAD® Civil 3D®.

The successful candidate will work with a diverse staff of experienced engineers on a wide range of projects such as field observation and contract administration of civil engineering projects, small system water and wastewater treatment process design/evaluation, potable/non-potable/reuse/pipeline design, dam design, groundwater supply system design, site grading, storm drainage design, dewatering/groundwater management design, aquifer recharge and permitting, water and wastewater pump station design, and water source supply studies.

In addition to a resume, please email a cover letter that highlights your experience overlap with the job qualifications to kthrush@wrightwater.com.