Job Title Stormwater Design Engineer
Department Environmental Planning & Compliance
Job Location Seattle, WA
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Position Id PSO1801
Job Description

Parametrix is seeking a Stormwater Design Engineer to join our growing, outstanding team of award-winning environmental and water resource professionals in the Puget Sound region. We are conveniently located in downtown Seattle.


Experienced: Civil, Environmental, or Geological Engineer with 6+ years of experience, PE license or expect to obtain in the next year, demonstrated experience in stormwater modeling and design for municipal and transportation projects, and fish passage, hydraulics, and river design expertise.  Modeling aptitude and expertise with WWHM, MGSFlood, SWMM, HEC-RAS and SRH-2D or SMS. Record of client management and development or interest in building expertise.

Talented: Experience and success in leading, supporting, executing, and delivering tasks on complex projects including concepts, designs, drawings, specifications, reports, running models, and preparing analyses and recommendations.

Relationship-focused: Strong interpersonal skills, collaborative approach, team player, and not afraid to ask questions and take risks. Driven to support and serve clients. We are seeking highly motivated candidates to work collaboratively with clients, agency staff, and co-workers, interested in coordinated design work with other disciplines.

Excel at Communication: Demonstrated ability to clearly express ideas and convey information in verbal and written form.

Curious and Passionate: You have a passion for stormwater, water resources, and environmental work and an entrepreneurial spirit.


An Established, Collaborative Team: A talented team of stormwater engineers and scientists within our Environmental Planning and Compliance Division serves a mix of local, state, federal, tribal and private clients, primarily within the Puget Sound region.  We offer a learning environment with strong and willing mentors.
Exciting project work: This will be an opportunity to support engineering project managers and lead stormwater planning and design, watershed and land use planning, LID retrofits, fish passage, and much more. Our approaches are solution-focused to address the most challenging needs of our clients and we have developed new and innovative compliance and treatment to address the region’s most critical water resource needs.

An Excellent Reputation: We have industry recognition as leading practitioners in stormwater management and an excellent reputation for meeting challenges and developing award-winning projects. We recently received a national honor award from ACEC for our work with Manchester and Pt Defiance Park .

Employee Ownership: We are 100% Employee-Owned with an outstanding Employee Stock Ownership Plan.  We offer small-firm collaboration and culture while working on the region’s most critical infrastructure, including the SR 520 floating bridge and Sound Transit LINK.

Competitive compensation and generous benefits: We offer an industry competitive package with details shared and discussed in the early stages of candidate conversations.

If the above description sounds like you and you wish to be considered, please submit a letter of interest and resume through our website:

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It is our company policy and culture to provide equal opportunity to all persons based on ability and fitness to perform job duties regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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