Local recruitment: Integrated Water Resources Engineer


Santa Fe, NM, United States 🇺🇸

Biohabitats, a leading conservation planning, ecological restoration, regenerative design, and construction firm is seeking a water resources engineer with a focus on engineering drafting & specifications to join our mission-driven team. With Bioregional offices nationwide, Biohabitats works throughout the country and internationally with public, private, and non-profit organizations to restore the earth and inspire ecological stewardship. 

The Water Resources Engineer will be responsible for AutoCAD Drafting and preparation of construction documents (primary role), as well as assisting with specification, design, and construction administration of projects involving integrated water strategies. Specific responsibilities include preparing design and construction documents (plans, specifications, and cost estimates), and assisting with construction administration services (field observation). The ideal candidate is highly organized, is flexible and can work on a variety of project tasks, possesses strong written and verbal communication skills, possesses mechanical aptitude, and is passionate about water. 

We provide outstanding benefits. Click on ‘Learn about our benefits’ on our Careers page to find out more. 

Role & Responsibilities 

» AutoCAD drafting, utilization of Civil3D, GIS software and other environmental/hydrology software. 

» Sizing and specifying pumps, meters, piping systems, instrumentation, controls, etc. 

» Design coordination between CAD/production staff and design engineer(s). 

» Construction administration and construction observation activities. 

» Cost estimating. 

Required Skills  

» Experience with completing design and construction documents, including plans and specifications. 

» Experience with AutoCAD. 

» Technical writing experience. 

» AutoCAD, Civil3D, GIS software. 

Helpful Skills  

» Wastewater process engineering. 


» B.S. or M.S. in Environmental, Civil, Mechanical, Agricultural, Water Resource or related Engineering. 

» Technical training in Computer-Aided 2D and 3D design. 

» Engineer in Training (EIT) or ability to obtain 

Years of Experience: 3-5 Years experience with engineering services (some field experience preferred) 

Salary: $58,000 – $65,000  

Location: Santa Fe, NM 

Apply By: ASAP