Heber Torres, P.E.
Principal Electrical Engineer – Phoenix
Where did you attend college, and what did you study?
I attended University of Texas at Austin and earned a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering.
What drew you to working for Civiltec?
I had already worked closely with Civiltec staff on previous projects as a sub-consultant. Therefore, I was aware of the company culture and project management approach. I felt that I could make a positive impact in the company culture as well as Civiltec’s strategic goals.
What do you like best about working at Civiltec (so far)?
Working with a close-knit group of people that take pride in their work.
What are some exciting developments going on in the Phoenix office?
Civiltec as a whole is growing and the Phoenix office is definitely a big part of that growth!
What are some of your favorite types of projects to work on? Do you have a project you wish to highlight?
I like working on electrical and controls designs for all types of water/wastewater projects. I especially like the collaborative effort with our civil engineering design team to come up sound engineering solutions for our Clients.
Is there a particular hobby, interest or skill you have that other employees might not know about?
Nothing in particular…most my hobbies/interests involve my faith and my family.