Sallyport Global Senior Designer, Water / Stormwater in Virginia Beach, Virginia

WHO WE ARE Michael Baker International is a global leader in Engineering, Architecture and Consulting professionals dedicated to developing and implementing innovative solutions to the world’s infrastructure and environmental challenges. Supported by more than 6,000 employees in 90 offices worldwide, we provide a full continuum of life-cycle engineering consulting, specialized global construction, base operations, Green Infrastructure, security management and intelligence solutions.

WATER PRACTICE Michael Baker International’s Water Group provides innovative consulting, planning and engineering solutions for the entire spectrum of the water cycle. We have proven experience in providing a full range of professional services from scientific and technical analysis, concept through design, and construction support services. Protection and management of water resources starts at the watershed level and follows the movement of water through urban and agricultural areas, streams, lakes and reservoirs, water distribution systems, wastewater collection systems, and water/wastewater treatment plants.


•Work with and lead other CADD designers/drafters and engineers to ensure coordinated design. •Utilize a CADD workstation to prepare engineering drawings for preliminary and final plan sets. •Apply standard drafting/design principles and theories to complete assignments. •Use technical manuals to ensure compliance with company and client policies and standards. •Read and understand orthographic (2D) and/or isometric (3D) designs. •Mentor and train less experienced staff.


•Ten or more years of experience preparing municipal infrastructure and/or state transportation department (DOT) drawings utilizing AutoCAD and Microstation, respectively; familiarity with Microsoft Office products is required. •Leadership qualities, the ability to work independently or with teams for extended times, and having a focused attention to detail are highly desired. •Proficiency in AutoCAD, along with experience in Microstation, or having the ability to quickly learn these skills, will be expected. •Key traits are having a passionate drive to deliver high quality work to satisfy clients - while having an even-keeled disposition to gel with the design team, and being willing to go the extra mile when necessary to ensure schedule and budget goals are met.

Title: Senior Designer, Water / Stormwater

Location: VA-Virginia Beach

Requisition ID: 171871