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Posted: Sunday, September 3, 2017 3:49 PM

Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure is currently seeking a Water Resources Engineer to join our team in Columbia, SC to support our Water Resources, Natural Resources and Environmental Assessment groups. Ideal candidates will have a Bachelor of Science degree or higher in Civil/ Environmental Engineering and 3+ years of related experience. Key ResponsibilitiesSupport civil design, stream restoration, and other water resources design projectsSupport stormwater management programsSupport environmental permitting projectsSupport various projects within Environmental Branch (e.g., Phase I Environmental SiteAssessments and wetland delineations)Conduct field investigationsConduct sampling events (surface water, groundwater, soil) in various site settingsPerform engineering calculationsDevelop hydrologic and hydraulic modelsAssist senior staff with the preparation of technical reports, including compiling analytical dataConduct public education, including environmental education in schools, educational workshops and at local festivalsSome travel/field work (daytime and overnight) may be required (usually in Southeast U.S.)Work with a team of water resources engineers and environmental scientistsHave and maintain a valid driverA?s license, work outdoors in various weather conditionsB.S in Civil/ Environmental Engineering or equivalent; Masters degree is a plusKnowledge of hydrology and hydraulics requiredExperience in any of the following: stormwater management, any phase of civil design, project planning, drawing and specification development, calculations, report writing, wetland delineation, protected species, or stream restorationExperience with HEC:HMS, HEC:RAS, and SWMM model suites desired, but not requiredProficient in MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)Experience using AutoCAD is requiredExperience using ArcGIS is a plusStrong technical writing and communications skillsOSHA 40 certification is a plusAn ideal candidate would be a self:starter, open to learn, adaptable to change, have a strong work ethic and thrives in a dynamic environment with multiple prioritiesFlexible to work outside normal business hours and overtime, as neededCommunicate effectively, verbally and in writing, with management, staff, and clientsTechnical writing skillsAbility analytical/scientific thinking to define and solve problemsAbility to work well in a team environment with a willingness to follow detailed instructions and learn new skills Ability to execute field and office tasks and operate independently at times : specifically in field settingMust pass drug test, background check, and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Companys driving (MVR) policyWe are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non:exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


• Location: Columbia

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