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Entry to Mid-Level Water Resources Engineer

Job in Wichita - Sedgwick County - KS Kansas - USA , 67232
Company: Wood
Full Time position
Listed on 2021-03-24
Job specializations:
  • Engineering
    Environmental Engineer, Water Engineer, Water Resources Manager
  • Science
    Entry Level Environmental
Job Description & How to Apply Below
Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.(Please contact us using the "Apply for this Job Posting" box below)

We offer competitive salaries along with a complete benefits package including: medical, vision, & dental coverage, 401K Matching, Educational Reimbursement, and a variety of Training and Development Programs to help you develop the skills you need to succeed in your chosen career path.

Role Overview

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking an Entry to Mid-Level Water Resources Engineer to join our team in Wichita, KS.  

Are you looking for an opportunity to work with an established engineering consulting firm that values its employee’s enthusiasm and technical contributions? We encourage you to apply for this opportunity. We are dedicated to providing the atmosphere to allow individuals to grow their career. We offer a varied and interesting diversity of clients and projects. We’d love you to join our team of friendly, hard-working dedicated and collaborative professionals. Our ideal candidate is seeking challenging work and is committed to quality.  

We offer a complete benefits package including medical, vision, & dental coverage, 401K Matching, Educational Reimbursement, and a variety of Training and Development Programs to help you develop the skills you need to succeed in your chosen career path.

Key Responsibilities:

Will conduct field investigations on various projects including but not limited to: dam safety inspections, hydrology and hydraulic evaluations, and levee inspections for our municipal, state and federal government clients
Will perform engineering calculations including hydrologic and hydraulic modelling tasks for a variety of water resources projects including dams, levee systems, watershed & floodplain studies, streambank stabilization, stormwater systems, and water/wastewater systems
Assist in the design of water, wastewater, and stormwater systems
Assist in the collection, monitoring, analysis, and design of environmental systems
Produce written and oral reports
Will work under the guidance and mentorship of senior engineers
Will supervise technicians as needed

Skills / Qualifications

Primary Certification & Skill Requirements:

BS degree in Civil, Agricultural, or Environmental Engineering required
EIT Certification
0-6 years’ experience
Preferred Engineering Software experience (any):USACE HEC Programs (HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, etc.), Riverware, etc.
EPA-SWMM, Innovyze Products, etc.
Infowater, WaterGEMS, SewerGEMS, WaterCAD, etc.
MODFLOW & etc.
2-Dimentional Flow Modelling (RiverFlow2D, FLO-2D, Flow2D, etc.)
Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) (Flow3D, Fluent, etc.)
Open Channel
Water Distribution Modelling
Groundwater Modelling
Specialty Software/Skills

Geographical Information Systems experience such as ESRI ArcGIS, QGIS, Manifold, etc.
Great technical writing and communication skills
Must pass a drug screen, background check, and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company’s driving (MVR) policy

Additional Certification & Skills Considered:

GIT Certification
Construction management experience
Experience in sampling techniques such as water/air quantity & quality
Experience with programming languages such as Python, C++, Java, and etc a plus. Particularly in the development of scientific data analyses
Advanced GIS experience such as Model Builder, Python, and advanced analysis tools (Spatial & 3D Analyst) a plus
Familiar with the engineering markets and experience within the Midwest States such as Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Missouri

If you believe you have the necessary knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to succeed in this position, then we would like to hear from you.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and/or protected veteran status in accordance with governing laws.

By submitting your resume, you consent to Wood plc sharing this information within its divisions in order to identify other employment opportunities for which you may be suitable.
Position Requirements
Less than 1 Year work experience
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