Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a motivated professional with 8 – 15 years of hydrologic and hydraulic modelling experience to join our Water Resources Engineering and Planning Team in Durham, NC. The applicant will complete and / or assist with various engineering projects related to water resources and civil engineering. These projects may include, but are not limited to, hydrologic and hydraulic (H&H) analyses, dam inundation studies, storm water planning and design, water quality modelling and watershed master planning. Typical clients include FEMA, NCDOT, Duke Energy, CSX and various state and local governments.
In addition to the tasks listed above, the applicant will complete new H&H analyses and floodplain mapping that conform to FEMA’s guidelines and specifications for the National Flood Insurance Program. These tasks will involve the use of various H&H engineering software as well as Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software. The applicant may lead a project team, completing quality control reviews and overseeing H&H analyses completed by the team. The applicant will assist in the management of engineering tasks and projects, including cost estimates and scheduling.
The applicant may also support the development of Hazard Mitigation Plans that meet Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000 (DMA 2000) standards.
Lead a project team, ensuring that project deliverables are met, and ensuring schedule and budget expectations are adhered to
Work on complex hydrologic and hydraulic analyses
Develop engineering databases, reports, and work maps
Assist with client and project development – track opportunities, identify client needs, assist with proposals and marketing materials where needed
Develop strategic plan for engineering sales and services line expansion / diversification
Skills / Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in civil / environmental engineering or related field; Master’s degree preferred
Registration as a licensed Professional Engineer is required
The successful candidate must have a strong understanding of H&H principles and practices, including HEC - HMS, HEC - RAS, SWMM, and GIS; 2D modelling experience a plus
Familiarity with NCDOT projects preferred
Experience developing or reviewing DMA 2000 hazard mitigation plans preferred
Knowledge of FEMA programs preferred, including working knowledge of federal pre - and post - disaster grant programs including HMA, PDM, HMGP, FMA and CDBG - DR
Strong work ethic, self - motivated and capable of independent work
Demonstrated ability to lead a project team
Good interpersonal skills
Internal Number: 2018-31685
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