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Water Resources Engineer – Lincoln, NE; Omaha, NE; or Grand Island, NE
We are looking to hire an experienced H&H Engineer with design expertise in hydrology, hydraulics, and general water resources engineering.
The Impact You Will Have:
Ensure completeness of the design details
Manage the process of compiling and coordinating plans, specifications, cost estimates and pay items
Coordinate and/or review drafting and assembly of plan set
Oversee layout and/or review drawings for a project
Perform hydrologic and hydraulic studies and analysis
Assemble competent project communications, including meeting minutes, technical documents and complete reports that require little editing and meet the client expectations
Assume responsibility for project design calculation files, assuring adequate independent quality control reviews on that work
Check and sign off on design calculations and plan elements prior to Quality Assurance
Develop and oversee task work plans for assigned team members
Monitor work plans for adherence to budget and schedule
Assume responsibility and ownership of the assigned project components
Develop project design criteria for the assigned project components
Demonstrate advanced use of CADD and assure compliance with project CADD standards
Understand and monitor the overall required scope, schedule and budget for the project deliverables
Identify deficiencies and propose corrective action to problems noted
Assist in developing estimates of staff hours for contracts
Organize technical meetings among design staff to advance project progress.
Organize and/or direct smaller projects in their entirety
Provide civil transportation design support as needed
What You Will Need:?
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related discipline required
Minimum of 5 years of hydrologic and hydraulic and water resources design required
Experience performing hydrology and hydraulics modeling, analysis and design related to floodplain and bridge hydraulics, detention and flood storage routing, storm sewer system design, channel stabilization and ability to perform complex analysis and design
Licensed PE required
Experience with Microstation, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS or other related hydrologic and hydraulic software
Knowledge of local and state DOT drainage design criteria is a plus
Excellent communication and client relation skills
Strong organization and leadership skills with a track record for adhering to design budgets and schedules
Ability to work effectively in a team environment
Other civil transportation design skills are a plus
Benesch is a unique kind of professional services firm– we are large enough to handle our client’s most complex and challenging assignments, but nimble enough to offer an exceptional level of customer service. We make our client’s number one priority, our priority as well– overall project success.
Our services range from initial planning and feasibility studies through to construction management. We have designed complex highway interchanges, new commuter railway systems and major river bridges. We’ve planned multi-use recreation centers; hospital and educational complexes; and miles of trails and greenway space. We have inspected thousands of highway and railroad bridges; overseen the construction of interstate corridors; and managed the renovations of train stations, airport facilities, schools and intermodal rail yards.
We have an exceptionally talented professional staff that love what they do and are committed to their work. To learn more about Benesch, visit www.benesch.com.
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