Department Manager II, Water

Michael Baker International

Linthicum, MD, USA

Michael Baker International, a leading provider of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management, has been solving some of the world’s most complex infrastructure challenges for more than 80 years with a legacy of expertise, experience, innovation and integrity.

Based in Pittsburgh and with nearly 100 offices nationwide, we partner with clients on everything from roads, bridges, tunnels, mass transit, and airports, to water treatment plants, arctic oil pipelines, environmental restoration and specialized overseas construction. We serve as a trusted adviser to the communities we serve, making them safer, more accessible, more sustainable and more prosperous.

We provide visionary leadership in facilitating transformational change for our clients. Our work delivers differentiating innovations and dedicated experts who challenge the status quo and share a world of diverse experience and an impassioned entrepreneurial spirit. We deliver quality of life.

We Make a Difference.

The Department Manager plans, directs and coordinates activities of project managers and other team members to execute work involving engineering principals and other related activities. Lead planning, design and construction support on a variety of engineering projects with a focus on water and wastewater pipelines, pump stations, etc.


  • Prepare design calculations, drawings, and specifications for water and wastewater pipelines and pumping stations.
  • Conduct technical evaluations to support planning and design related to water and wastewater systems.
  • Review of technical memoranda, reports, drawings, specifications, and miscellaneous contract documents.
  • Technical marketing and proposal pursuit during the procurement of key projects as requested.
  • Communicate effectively and coordinate with project teams including other disciplines (cost estimators, GIS, designers, and other engineers).
  • Experience with Maryland and regional clients a plus.



  • Possess a Bachelor’s degree in Civil/Environmental Engineering or related engineering field.
  • Have 15 years+ of increasingly-responsible, professional experience in the study, design, and construction administration of water and wastewater facilities and wastewater conveyance infrastructure (pipelines, force mains, and pump stations).
  • A self-starter, versatile and interested in working on a variety of projects supporting the Water and Wastewater Group.
  • Excellent technical writing and communication skills.
  • Experience designing pumping stations is a plus.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in organization and presentation of documentation.
  • Registered Professional Engineer
  • Computer Skills in Microsoft Suite ( Word/Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint )
  • Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3-D a plus.


Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination.

24 days remaining

Apply by 21 December, 2021