Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking an Engineer - In - Training / Design Professional with experience in water resources, and civil design, and / or solid waste design to support a rapidly - growing Civil / Water Resources Engineering team. The ideal candidate will be an energetic, self - motivated professional with experience in engineering design as well as drawing preparation and assembly in the AutoCAD Civil 3D and / or MicroStation platforms.
The ideal candidate will be an integral part of Wood’s Columbia, SC Civil / Water Resources Engineering team with an opportunity to work on a variety of important projects that are positively impacting the environment while supporting our clients’ business objectives. The candidate will work with and be mentored by our water resources and civil design professionals while supporting projects across the Carolinas and the Southeast. Engineering efforts will include preparing design calculations, developing computer models (WaterCAD, HEC - HMS, HEC - RAS, HEC - Geo - RAS, Storm CAD, SWMM and FLO - 2D), quantity take offs, cost estimates, plans & specifications, report preparation and writing. Additionally, candidate will work closely in a multi - disciplinary team environment to develop Section 404 / 401 and NPDES Permit Applications.
Familiarity with State and local drainage design standards, policies and procedures and a good working knowledge of Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), USACE, and SCDHEC Guidelines and Specifications is a plus.
Independently perform hydrologic and hydraulic modeling of riverine systems
Perform field investigations and GIS data processing to obtain data necessary for hydrologic and hydraulic modeling
Prepare floodplain and watershed studies and watershed / stormwater master planning
Prepare project reports
Work with a team of water resources engineers and GIS specialists
Supervise technicians as necessary
Support stream restoration and other water resources design projects
Some travel / field work may be required
Support Gas & Electric Transmission Line Section 404 / 401 and NPDES Permit Submittals
Skills / Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering.
Engineer in Training required, Professional Engineering certification preferred or anticipated (within 2 - years of date of hire)
3 - 5+ years’ experience in civil / water / drainage / design.
Must have the capacity to conduct work independently with minimal supervision and oversight.
Must work well in a team environment, with abilities to multi - task and handle various assignments at once.
Possess good analytical, verbal, and written communication skills.
Experience preparing construction drawings using AutoCAD Civil 3D and / or MicroStation.
Knowledge of riverine hydrology and hydraulics required; some experience with HEC - HMS, HEC - RAS, TR - 20, and SWMM models
Proficient in AutoCAD and / or MicroStation
Additional Desired Qualifications:
Experience using ArcGIS is a plus
Knowledge of and experience with FEMA floodplain regulations a plus
Certified Floodplain Manager a plus
Programming experience a plus
Knowledge of Natural Channel Designs principles
Knowledge of Section 404 / 401 Permitting
Knowledge of SCDHEC NPDES Permitting
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non - exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Internal Number: 2019-36062
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