- Master's Degree
- Bachelor's Degree
- Stream and River Restoration
- Auto Restoration
- Microsoft Excel
About the opportunity:
We are seeking a skilled Staff Engineer who has experience in stream restoration design and surface water hydrologic and open-channel hydraulic analysis and modeling. The candidate must have a strong skill set in AutoCAD Civil 3D, HEC-HMS, and HEC-RAS software and a working knowledge of GIS principles.
Projects will include sites across the U.S. within SWCA's geographic footprint and the position will entail travel and short-term overnight efforts to collect field data and meet with clients.
What you will accomplish:
Engineering design of ecosystem restoration and enhancement projects including: natural channel design/stream restoration, freshwater and coastal wetland restoration, and ecologically-enhanced drainage and flood control channel stabilization
Perform engineering design and development of construction plans of the above listed project types under the direction of the project manager and lead designer/engineer
Mentor CADD technicians in natural channel design within the AutoDesk Civil 3D platform
Perform water resources assessments and analysis including: watershed hydrology, open-channel hydraulics, river and floodplain modelling, and stormwater management
Proficient software use of: AutoCad Civil 3D 2012, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel
Keep projects on schedule and on budget and report to lead engineer
Experience and qualifications for success:
A minimum of an Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related degree required, Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related degree preferred
College coursework in surface water hydrology and open-channel hydraulics preferred
Experience with AutoCad Civil 3D 2012, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel, and various other civil engineering software programs preferred
Experience developing stream restoration/natural channel design construction plans in the AutoCad Civil 3D environment preferred
Willingness to be trained in GIS, if not already proficient
Ability to work independently and with Project Managers and multi-task regularly in a fast-paced environment with multiple changes; work under pressure & meet tight deadlines
SWCA Environmental Consultants is a growing employee-owned firm, providing a full-spectrum of environmental services. With offices across the United States, SWCA is one of the largest environmental compliance firms and ranks among Engineering News-Record’s Top 200 Environmental Firms.
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