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Water Resource Engineer - Evansville, IN

Company: Cash Waggner & Associates
Location: Evansville
Posted on: June 8, 2024

Job Description:

Job Summary:

Perform structural and non-structural design, data collection, data analyses, flood modeling, and cost-benefit analyses for structures such as waterways, pipelines, dams, dikes, culverts, canals, and other water-related resources and facilities.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Manage and direct field crew activities.
  • Consult with and provide guidance to project stakeholders and managerial staff regarding engineering requirements for construction of various designs, modifications, and structural repairs.
  • Use design software and drawing tools to accurately render and communicate designs; plans and designs other necessary and related systems and structures such as transportation or hydraulics.
  • Assess strength of building materials by testing materials and soil.
  • Set design specifications by computing load and grade requirements, material stress factors, water flow rates, and similar parameters.
  • Plan projects based on the analysis of relevant materials such as drawings, blueprints, aerial photography, survey reports, maps, and other geologic and topographical data.
  • Draft and presents reports on topics related to projects such as environmental impact statements and right-of-way descriptions.
  • Estimate materials, equipment, and labor needed to determine project costs.
  • Collaborate with engineers and contractors to ensure projects progress properly.
  • Collaborate with surveyors (or direct and participate in surveying) to establish installations or reference points, grades, elevations, and other factors that will affect construction.
  • Monitor project progress and ensure design specifications, safety, and sanitation standards are met.
  • On completion of a project, inspect, repair, and maintain the structures as needed.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
    Required Skills/Abilities:
    • Thorough understanding of civil engineering principles, practices, and tools.
    • Proficient in computer-assisted design (CAD) and other design, data recording, and analysis software.
    • Proficient in HEC-RAS or other simulation software used in computational fluid dynamics.
    • Thorough understanding of materials, methods, and tools involved in the construction, repair, or restoration of pipelines, dams, dikes, culverts, canals, and other water-related resources and facilities.
    • Thorough understanding of safety regulations related to assigned projects.
    • Ability to identify and solve complex problems.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Ability to be both creative and analytical.
    • Extremely detail-oriented and accurate.
      Education and Experience:
      • Bachelor's degree in Engineering with an emphasis in Civil Engineering.
      • Licensure or ability to become licensed within 1 year of hire required.
        Physical Requirements:
        • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
        • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.
        • Must be able to travel to various project sites.
        • Must be able to access and navigate job sites and construction areas.
          Salary and Hourly wages are based on experience.

          Benefits:

          --- Medical Benefits
          --- 401K
          --- Vision
          --- Dental
          --- Paid Time Off
          PandoLogic. Category:Engineering, Keywords:Water Supply Engineer, Location:Evansville, IN-47732

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