Water Resources Design Engineer

at Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Water Resources Design Engineer


Water Resource Engineering
Newark, DE


Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson is a dynamic, 100% employee-owned consulting firm of more than 2,000 professionals that provides a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, architecture, information technology, and related services to public agencies and private clients throughout the United States. JMT is currently ranked #59 on Engineering News-Record's list of the Top 500 Design Firms.
Position Summary: JMT is seeking a Water Resources Design Engineer to join the Newark, DE Water Resources group. The Design Engineer will perform design tasks under the supervision of a registered professional engineer. JMT is looking for a design engineer who is nimble, adaptable, and resourceful to join our team in delivering projects throughout the region. The candidate should have strong organizational and communication skills. Sponsorship is not available for this position.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Identify watersheds, drainage patterns, and soil conditions.
Delineate drainage areas to points of interest for analysis.
Complete land cover and time of concentration calculations
Develop design criteria based on the federal, state, and local ordinances and guidance manuals.
Design and analysis stormwater management practices
Design drainage networks including the pipe, slope, and outfall locations.
Perform Hydrologic and Hydraulic analysis
Develop Post Construction Stormwater Management plans and details
Develop Erosion and Sediment Control plans
Complete permit applications for state and local agencies
Utilize general engineering principles and practices daily
Prepare technical reports of design approach, methodology, and summary of results.
Develop construction cost estimates, quantity take offs, prepare specifications, and package construction documents for bid.
Coordinate with internal team members to ensure project completion by the defined deadline with the established quality.
Nonessential Functions and Responsibilities
Perform other related duties as assigned

Required Experience
Bachelor of Science in Civil or Environmental Engineering with emphasis in Water Resources
0-5 years of experience in Civil, Environmental, or Water Resources Engineering
Strong oral and written communication skills

Preferred Experience
Successful completion of the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE/EIT) Exam
Hydrologic Modeling experience using TR55 / TR20 and Rational Methodologies
Hydraulic Modeling experience using HEC-RAS and/or HY-8
Stormwater Management design experience
Erosion and Sediment Control design experience
Green Stormwater Infrastructure design experience
Storm Drain design experience
Experience MicroStation and ORD SUDA
Working Conditions
Work is performed within a general office environment 75% of the time. Work is generally sedentary in nature but may require occasional standing and walking. Lighting and temperature are adequate and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. within the office environment.
Field work is required on occasion where work may be conducted outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, and dry/arid conditions. Some lifting (up to 50 lbs) may be required as needed.
Applicant will need a valid driver license and mode of transportation to conduct site visits, field investigations, or inspections.
JMT is an , and we are proud to be building an inclusive and diverse workforce.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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Job Posting: 1213814

Posted On: Nov 15, 2023

Updated On: Dec 15, 2023

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