Water Resources Project Engineer NE921

at Century Engineering, Inc. in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

21-Sep-2021 to 20-Dec-2021 (EST)


Newark, DE, USA


Full Time



Century Engineering - Newark, DE Office

Century Engineering, Inc. is a multidisciplinary professional services firm offering a broad range of services to include consulting, engineering, environmental, planning, design and construction throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. With a dedicated staff of over 500 technical and administrative personnel, we provide our clients with quality, innovative and value-added professional services in many specialized areas. Orientated around its employees first, Century provides competitive salaries and an excellent comprehensive benefits package which includes a 401k retirement plan, paid holidays, paid leave time and various employee perks and discounts. In addition to offering a challenging and diverse work environment, Century's culture encourages community service, continued learning, personal growth and fun!

Century is seeking motivated candidates for Water Resources design projects performed for a variety of public agencies and private clients. Work will be performed under the guidance of an experienced project manager and will include collaboration with other designers and engineers. Candidates will assist in maintaining existing and building new client relationships. The successful candidate is expected to perform engineering tasks in the civil engineering field through application of relevant design criteria and standards, code requirements, and approval processes.


Perform calculations for drainage design, including spread, pipe and swale capacity, hydraulic grade line, and shear stress

Perform design/computations for stormwater management design, including NRCS Method, Rational Method, DURMM, pond modeling, and non-structural BMP modeling

Prepare reports and analyses for drainage and stormwater designs

Design and analyze erosion and sediment control practices

Prepare plans and details illustrating designs for drainage, stormwater, and erosion and sediment control

Review and comment water resource related elements of project plans

Perform investigation, analysis, and reporting on water resource related studies

Perform quantity take-offs and cost estimates

Interpret and apply local, state, and federal code requirements to designs

Collaborate with team members to develop and adhere to submission schedules

Conduct site walk-throughs to determine compliance with approved designs

Attend office and field meetings and perform field inspections and investigations

Support other design activities as necessary


Minimum 8 years of stormwater, drainage, and hydraulic design experience on projects in Delaware or Maryland

4-year degree from ABET accredited higher education institution in an engineering related field

Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office suite and CAD software (MicroStation or AutoCAD). Experience with Open Roads, Civil 3D, and HydroCAD are desired

Ability to plan and organize work, analyze and solve problems, and prepare and support comprehensive designs

Strong written and oral communication skills

Excellent organizational skills and the ability to multi-task efficiently

Attention to detail, responsiveness, and the ability to maintain focused concentration

Additional Considerations (Not required but will be considered in determining compensation): EIT or PE certification

Century Engineering, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Committed to employment equality, employment selections and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, genetic information, religion, national origin, color, veteran status or any other protected class. Century ensures nondiscrimination in all programs and activities in accordance with all applicable laws and is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If a medical condition or disability necessitates a reasonable accommodation for any party of this application process, please contact or call 443-589-2400 (MD, DE, PA) 804-644-4600 (VA) and ask to speak with a Human Resources representative.




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Job Posting: 846886

Posted On: Sep 21, 2021

Updated On: Oct 21, 2021