Company: Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions
Skills: Structural Engineering
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Richmond, Virginia, United States

Around the globe, we help cities and industries manage, optimize and make the most of their resources. We provide an array of solutions related to water, energy and materials to promote a cleaner more sustainable world for all of us.

The collective expertise and passion of our people, combined with a broad portfolio of over 10,000 technologies, makes us uniquely positioned to deliver solutions that positively impact the environment. Come be part of something special - start your journey today!

The structural Engineer is responsible for the detailed structural engineering scope of industrial and municipal water and wastewater systems as well as biological sludge incineration and digestion. The Structural Engineer reviews and applies project specifications to select a suitable design to accomplish project structural engineering objectives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Validate structural adequacy of proprietary process equipment according to internal and published standards.
  • Conduct engineering analyses and calculations to produce engineering submittals and other project deliverables in accordance with established project specifications, procedures, schedule, and budget.
  • Use structural and mechanical analysis software.
  • Create structural engineering related specifications on construction, fabrication, inspection, installation, and operations.
  • Interact and coordinate project activities with colleagues in different disciplines and functions.
  • Review project drawings to ensure accuracy and quality.
  • Provide guidance and support to designers and engineers on the team.
  • Validate engineering design, remedy variations, and optimize engineering efficiency.
  • Participate in development and maintenance of internal engineering and design standards

Minimum Requirements:


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil/Structural Engineering.
  • PE License in at least one state (in the US) with ability to apply and receive PE license in other states as needs arise.
  • Overall work experience should exhibit advanced technical understanding in various steel and concrete structures.
  • Minimum of 10 years of structural engineering and design related experience.

Other Useful Skills and Abilities:



  • Experience in design of water/wastewater treatment equipment a plus. This includes steel storage tanks, hydraulics, piping supports, static, dynamic and thermal stress analysis.
  • Strong working knowledge of IBC, AISC, API, ASTM, AWWA, OSHA and other applicable codes and standards.
  • Experience with AutoCAD, SolidWorks or similar computer design software.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and contribute to team and department projects.
  • Comfortable with a fast-paced work environment.
  • Good technical writing and oral communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain relationships with co-workers.

Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions (VWTS) is a worldwide leader in water recovery, treatment, and reuse. We design and supply a range of water systems, from food and beverage applications to municipal water, to microelectronics ultrapure water and heavy industrial wastewater treatment. Our portfolio of technologies includes solids-contact clarification, membrane & media filtration, ion exchange, electrolysis, digestion, evaporation, ozone/UV disinfection and more. At Veolia, we realize diverse teams make smarter decisions, deliver better results, and build stronger communities. We're an organization that champions diversity and inclusion at every rung of the ladder and are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. Because our people are our greatest assets, we also offer competitive compensation and benefits that include:



  • Health & Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation & Sick Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Parental Leave
  • 401(k) Plan

VWTS does not accept unsolicited resumes from external recruiting firms. All vendors must have a current and fully executed MSA on file before submitting candidates. Any unsolicited resumes and candidate profiles will be deemed the property of VWTS, and no fee will be due

We're an organization that champions diversity and inclusion at every level and are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace!

To protect our customers, our employees, and their families, we strongly encourage, and in some cases require, successful new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to starting employment unless an exemption is granted as required by law. Upon receiving a conditional offer of employment, disclosure of your vaccine status will be required as permitted by state law. Help us protect each other by protecting yourself.


SUEZ – Water Technologies & Solutions is now part of Veolia and operating as Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions. With operations in 130 countries and over 10,000 employees worldwide, Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions solves the toughest water, wastewater and process challenges around the globe. Leveraging a comprehensive set of chemical, equipment and digital enabled services and products, the company helps customers optimize water resources and overcome process challenges. Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions serves customers across all industries, including food and beverage, metals and mining, power, pharmaceutical, oil and gas, chemicals, petrochemicals, pulp and paper, and utilities.