Water Resource Engineer

Location: Raleigh, NC
Date Posted: 07-02-2017
Water Resource Engineer
 
Impact Staffing Group has been selected by a well-respected, multi-disciplined engineering design and consulting to recruit the right candidate for a Water Resource Engineer for their rapidly growing organization.  This position is a full-time, direct hire position with excellent benefits and a very competitive salary. 
 
About the Company
Our client is a leading multi-discipline engineering design and consulting firm providing clients with civil engineering, surveying, planning/landscape architecture, geosciences, environmental, subsurface utility engineering, and construction engineering inspection. Their mantra is “Building partnerships with a simple approach: Listen. Deliver. Improve.”
 
About the Job
The Water Resource Engineer is responsible for the provision of clean water, disposal of waste water and sewage, and the prevention of flood damage. The job involves repairing, maintaining and building structures that control water resources (for example, sea defense walls, pumping stations and reservoirs). Global warming, ageing infrastructure, population growth, and higher quality living standards are just some of the challenges a Water Resource Engineer will address. Water Resource Engineers have many responsibilities, both technical and non-technical. They ensure that citizens are provided with a continuous supply of clean, uncontaminated water for drinking, living, and recreational purposes. Water Resource Engineers not only design water management systems, but often oversee the construction and maintenance of these systems as well. They demonstrate a genuine knowledge and interest of the water industry and environmental issues.
 
The position is in Raleigh, NC.
 
Job Responsibilities/Duties
  • Responsible charge of all aspects of a surveying and geomatics group (field and office) consisting of several field crews and supporting technical staff involved with public and private sector land improvement projects.
  • Business development, planning, organizing and supervising survey crews, technicians and other staff members. 
  • Initiate and maintain contact with key personnel and officials of organizations and companies.
  • Prepare proposals, administer contracts and manage projects, interpret, organize, execute and coordinate assignments. 
  • Schedule and assign work to meet completion dates. 
  • Plan and develop surveying projects with unique or controversial problems
 
Job Requirements
  • BS in Civil Engineering or related engineering degree  
  • EI designation are required
  • 1 plus years of experience in water resources ideal; will consider new Civil Engineering Graduates with Water related work/education.
  • Working knowledge of hydrologic and hydraulic analysis, and storm water management.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of hydrologic and hydraulics analysis is required. 
  • FEMA flood studies, floodplain analysis and hazards analysis experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of storm water management and water quality modeling is a plus.
  • Experience in performing surface water analysis using HEC-1, HEC-2, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, Geo-RAS, Geo-HMS and experience with ESRI ArcGIS software is highly preferred.
  • Proficiency in basic Microsoft Office applications including Word and Excel is required.
  • Must be able to pass drug screen, background check and have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the company's driving (MVR) policy.
 
Desired Skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong motivational skills and personal drive.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Experience in performing surface water analysis using HEC-1, HEC-2, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, Geo-RAS, Geo-HMS and experience with ESRI ArcGIS software is highly preferred.
  • FEMA flood studies, floodplain analysis and hazards analysis experience preferred.
  • Proficiency in basic Microsoft Office applications including Word and Excel is required.
  • Knowledge of hydrologic and hydraulic analysis, and storm water management
 
Benefits
  • Competitive Salary with tremendous growth potential
  • PTO (paid time off) and Holidays
  • 401 (k) Plan
  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Mentoring Program
  • Career Enhancement Opportunities
 
Why Impact Staffing Group?
We have a direct, personal relationship with the hiring managers at this organization.  We won't simply submit your application; we'll aggressively promote your skills and abilities directly to decision makers.  This gives you a better chance of a face-to-face interview and ultimately, selection for the position.
 
Please apply to be considered for this position!
 
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