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.