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Freese and Nichols is seeking an Engineer I to add to our Stormwater Fort Worth,Texas.
The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and be able to make the transition from learning to applying basic engineering principles, while contributing to project assignments.
The candidate will be expected to perform specific and limited portions of a broader assignment and apply standard practices and techniques in specific situations. The ideal candidate will become familiar with accepted criteria and methods. The candidate will be responsible for collecting, adjusting, correlating data, and recognizing discrepancies in results. Perform project assignments within the scope of work and guidelines defined by the Project Engineer and within the time and schedule allocations agreed upon by the Group Manager. With the approval of Project Engineer, candidate may contact local, state and federal agencies and client personnel to request and check data, reports, and other material. Applicant must be willing to interface with clients and develop strong working relationships through project interaction.
The types of projects will vary and include: watershed modeling; design, and construction of flood mitigation, erosion control, and water quality improvement projects; and large basin hydrologic and hydraulic modeling and mapping.
Requirements for this position include a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering preferably with previous internship in related field. Experience and/or familiarity with HEC-HMS and HEC-RAS is preferred. Must be able to pass the FE exam within one year of joining the team.
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