Water Resources / Hydraulic Engineer

Wade Trim Associates   •  

Detroit, MI

Industry: Engineering Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 301 days ago

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Candidates must have a bachelor's degree in civil/environmental engineering, five to fifteen years of experience in hydraulic modeling and GIS, and a PE license. Working knowledge of InfoWorks ICM and/or SWMM software and excellent technical writing, organizational and communication skills are also required. Individual must be self-motivated and able to work well with others. Typical responsibilities include:

  • Provide technical planning, design and construction support on various wet weather projects that may include combined sewer overflow, collection system, pump station, water, stormwater, green infrastructure, hydrologic and hydraulic models and/or other wastewater projects
  • Manage and train staff in the use of hydrologic and hydraulic models
  • Lead evaluations of collection systems and open channels using hydrologic and hydraulic models
  • Develop flow monitoring programs and manage data analysis
  • Perform and manage calibration of hydrologic/hydraulic models based on monitoring data
  • Perform GIS analysis to support hydrologic and hydraulic model development
  • Prepare engineering calculations and supporting analysis of alternatives
  • Prepare and evaluate wet weather control alternatives
  • Develop and oversee the writing of technical reports and memorandums
  • Review plans and specifications
  • Assist with/review scope, budget, and schedule of new project tasks
  • Monitor task budget and progress
  • Conduct on-site inspections as needed
  • Prepare project status and other reports
  • Assist in the preparation of proposals
  • Assist Project Managers
  • Attend client, public, project and staff meetings including client progress, plan review, pre-construction, etc.
  • Maintain excellent client relations
  • Maintain a safe working environment