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DATE ADDED: Sun 08/12/2019

Water Resources Engineer

Los Angeles, CA, US


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

Do you thrive on working on a wide variety of projects? Watearth offers the opportunity for stimulating civil engineering work on a broad array of water resources projects in multiple geographical locations. You will not be bored or stuck in a box. Are you a self-starter with impeccable follow- through who can stay on task while working with team members in multiple geographic locations? Are you an expert communicator with excellent customer service, project management, and problem-solving skills? Can you meet stringent deadlines and effectively manage multiple projects at once while meeting quality standards for deliverables? If you answered yes to all of these questions, Watearth wants to talk to you about our Water Resources Engineer position. Watearth's Water Resources Engineer must be able to work independently with good written and oral communication skills, manage multiple small- to medium-sized projects, mentor and manage staff on projects, and creatively solve problems. They will work directly with our clients and participate in business development. There is significant opportunity to advance into a Senior Project Manager or Engineering Manager position. About Watearth We solve technically and politically complex regional challenges in disciplines that we have mastered. Watearth provides consulting engineering and planning to public and private clients. Through consistent emphasis of our values, we have produced award-winning work for more than a decade, a testament to our reliability and expertise. Our niche focus allows our small business to create project solutions that elude larger, less specialized firms. With highly accredited senior staff, Watearth is widely considered a leading firm in the water resource modeling discipline, providing both key support and leading roles as needed. By clearly identifying our areas of expertise, maintaining strong teaming relationships, and demonstrating precise, process-based project management, Watearth guarantees the quality of our work products, ensuring that our designs and recommendations are cost-effective, long-lasting, and supported by scientific rigor. Roles and Responsibilities: This position is for a full-time employee of Watearth and working on a variety of projects including stormwater, Low Impact Development, water quality, hydrology/hydraulics modeling, design of stormwater and water resources facilities, water conservation, and field work such as QSP services and site reconnaissance. Planning and modeling experience is required, and some design experience preferred. Includes project management and staff management on projects. Projects can be in a variety of locations where we have offices although travel is not usually required. There is significant opportunity to advance into a senior technical position or Project Manager. Minimum Experience Requirements Water Resources Engineer/Planner experience with a focus on stormwater with E.I.T required/P.E preferred. Preferred 4 – 8 years of experience with stormwater, hydrology/hydraulics, water quality, LID, water supply, and/or wastewater. Experience with hydrology modeling, hydraulics modeling, water quality modeling, Low Impact Development modeling, or water/wastewater modeling required. Design and construction drawing experience or work supporting design projects preferred. Ability to perform field work required. Active certification as QSP and CISEC preferred, or ability to obtain easily. This is a full-time position and is to be filled as soon as a qualified candidate is identified. We offer flexible office locations (Austin, Houston, Kansas City, Southern California, Oakland, and Sacramento). We offer a flexible work environment including telecommuting opportunities, flexible hours with required core hours each weekday to meet our Central Time Zone and Pacific Time Zone needs (may require greater than 40 hours some weeks to meet deadlines). a competitive salary (DOE), and benefits. Qualified applicants should send a cover letter and current resume in .pdf format. All emails and resumes will remain confidential. Please do not apply to postings in multiple locations for the same job position.