Team Leader - Wastewater at Weston & Sampson in Rocky Hill, Connecticut

Posted in General Business 30 days ago.

Job Description:

Weston & Sampson

Weston & Sampson is an equal opportunity employer

ID 2020-1707
# of Openings 1
Job Locations US-CT-Rocky Hill
Posted Date 10 hours ago
Category Engineering


Your world is always changing, and so are we. Since 1899, Weston & Sampson has strived to make the world a better place by offering interdisciplinary design, engineering, and environmental services. Innovative and reliable for more than a century, we work to improve the communities where you live, work, and play. Join us as we grow.

About Us:

Weston & Sampson is an employee-owned company serving public and private clients throughout the eastern United States. Our staff comprises nearly 700 professionals in offices along the East Coast, including our new location in Reading, Massachusetts.

What We Offer:

Weston & Sampson offers competitive salaries and a generous benefits package, including health/dental/vision, paid holidays and vacation, 401K plan with employer match, and an Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP). We provide a collaborative working environment along with training, resources, and state-of-the-art tools/equipment to promote success; and a welcoming, inclusive corporate culture where individuals are recognized for their contributions.

Weston & Sampson is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If interested, please submit your resume through our career portal:


Weston & Sampson is seeking a Team Leader with 10-20 years of experience in our Rocky Hill, Connecticut office. This position will have experience in public utility / wastewater / water engineering, with a specialized emphasis on wastewater collection, conveyance, and treatment plant and pumping station design and construction.

What you'll do:
  • The Team Leader will be responsible for developing and leading a team of project managers, engineers, and support staff to meet client deliverables, reporting to and directly assisting the Regional Manager.
  • The candidate will be expected to be flexible in terms of handling multiple assignments, work directly with clients to understand needs and develop project opportunities, and lead the team in the design of project deliverables, as well as participating in company sponsored training programs, seminars, and conferences as may be necessary.
  • Provide guidance and mentoring to our project teams to during the performance of planning studies, design engineering, and construction projects using recognized industry standards and regulatory-compliant approaches.
  • Lead our project teams to perform field evaluation and assessment of existing facilities and features.
  • Support the process of public bidding, contract execution, and construction administration for our projects.
  • Supervise, train, and mentor project managers and junior engineering staff.
  • Pursue new work opportunities through established client relationships and market sector awareness.
  • Participate in competitive pursuits, including proposal development and interviews / presentations.
  • Participate in professional organizations and technical committees.
  • Collaborate and build strong working relationships with internal multi-disciplinary teams


What you will bring:
  • Bachelor's degree in Civil/Environmental engineering, with preference for Masters' degree.
  • 10-20 years of related civil engineering and production support experience and certification as a Professional Engineer in Connecticut and/or Massachusetts, or with the ability to obtain within one (1) year of hire.
  • Preferred work experience will include design/construction engineering of wastewater treatment plants and pumping station, and associated site design, utility planning and modeling of these systems.
  • Demonstrated leadership experience and successful teamwork.
  • Exemplary communication skills, including the verbal, written, and public presentation domains.
  • Working proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Some travel is required, must have a valid driver's license.