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Experienced Water Resources Engineer

Experienced Water Resources Engineer (092302)

SRF Consulting Group, Inc. is one of the Midwest’s leading engineering, planning, and landscape architecture firms. SRF’s engineers, planners, and designers collaborate with our clients and their stakeholders to develop creative solutions for the most challenging projects. Our award-winning projects range from designing roadways, trails, and bridges to planning statewide transportation systems, to revitalizing neighborhoods and urban spaces. SRF regularly competes and receives Project of the Year awards for our clients from numerous professional organizations.

We are seeking an experienced hydraulic engineer to join our Water Resources Group.  Location options for this opportunity include Chicago, IL; Minneapolis, MN; St. Paul, MN; Madison, WI; Fargo, ND; or Bismark, ND. SRF offers a hybrid work model, allowing our staff to work from the office full-time or work part-time in the office and part-time remotely. As a Hydraulic Engineer in our Water Resources Division, you will assist with the development and management of 1-D and 2-D riverine modeling projects, scour analysis, permitting, staff mentoring and training, and market growth within the public sector, such as cities, counties, transportation departments and watershed districts. Our group’s services include hydraulic infrastructure analysis and design, hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, flood mitigation and surface water management studies, bioengineering design relating to surface water conveyance systems and bank stabilization, bridge hydraulics and risk assessments, roadway and transit drainage system layout and design, permitting, and more.  For more details see our website via the following link:  Water Resources Services and Projects

Benefits of this Opportunity:

  • Work in a collaborative culture with a range of skilled and dedicated professionals
  • Lead staff with skills and expertise in water resources science and engineering
  • Thrive in our fast-paced and challenging environment
  • Accelerate your career by joining a group with opportunities for advancement
  • Balance work and personal life by having flexibility in setting your work schedule
  • Enjoy a competitive salary and rich benefits package
  • Networking opportunities through local and national conferences

Responsibilities include:

  • Task management and/or project management
  • Collaborating with internal company groups and external clients
  • Completion and review of water resource documentation
  • Promote team growth by teaching and learning from a diverse group of practitioners
  • Assisting with growing the water resources practice by identifying project opportunities, actively pursuing opportunities, and preparing proposals

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Biosystems Engineering with hydrology or water resources emphasis.
  • 6+ years of prior related water resources engineering experience
  • PE or ability to attain within 6 months required
  • Ability to lead water resources engineering tasks or manage projects
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Proven technical writing ability
  • Excellent interpersonal and public communication skills
  • Previous experience with hydrologic/hydraulic modeling applications (e.g. HEC-RAS, SMS, SWMM, HEC-HMS, Hydro CAD), ArcGIS, Microstation/Geopak/Open Roads Designer, and/or AutoCAD
  • Previous experience with proposal development

Visa sponsorship may be available for this position.

SRF Consulting Group, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.

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