• Water Resources Engineer

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Civil
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions, Inc. (Wood) is seeking a Water Resources Engineer to join our Water & Technology Services Group in Nashville, TN. Ideal candidates will have with 3-5 years' experience, will be self-motivated and able to work on projects involving multidisciplinary teams. The position is in support of project assignments related to stormwater management and surface water modeling for risk analysis, transportation and site development.


    Key Responsibilities


    • Work on simple and complex hydrologic, hydraulic, infrastructure and water resources designs and analyses
    • Oversee and conduct the collection, management, evaluation and interpretation of data from the natural and built environment
    • Design, develop, calibrate, apply and document hydrologic and hydraulic models to analyze river systems, storm water systems, dams, levees, bridges and culverts
    • Prepare technical reports that summarize analyses and recommendations
    • Work collaboratively with other Wood offices and clients on project related work
    • Work with our team to identify and develop hydrologic and hydraulic business opportunities including Flood Control, Storm Water Management
    • Coordinate with project management teams and other discipline leads to manage project deliverables, ensuring schedule and budget are achieved
    • Prepare and perform client presentations
    • Follow Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Policies, Procedures, Standards and Guidelines in the execution of all work

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Bachelor of Science or Master of Science in Civil, Environmental, Water Resources, or related engineering degree
    • Licensed Professional Engineer preferred 
    • 3-5 years relevant engineering experience 
    • Demonstrated experience in task management including budget, schedule and deliverable performance
    • Degree coursework focused on Hydrology and Hydraulics and Watershed Management
    • Experience in Hydraulic Engineering, FEMA studies including LOMR / CLOMR; Stormwater Management, Bridge Scour, and Hydraulic Design (Levee / Dam Breach, 2D/3D Hydrodynamic Modeling, and Programming is a plus)
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills and technical writing experience is mandatory
    • Proficiency with HEC-1, HEC-2, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, TR-20 and SWMM models, Excel, Word, PowerPoint required
    • Experience with ARC-GIS, MicroStation, AutoCAD Civil 3D, a plus

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises 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.


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