Water Resource Project Engineer

Fairfax, VA

Posted: 12/07/2023 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 28101

Job Description

Position: Water Resource Project Engineer
Location: Fairfax, VA
Salary Range: $104k-$110k
Relocation considered

Job Description: 
  • Develop and deliver stormwater management strategies for transportation projects, ensuring compliance with applicable regulations and guidelines
  • Conduct drainage design activities, including the analysis of existing drainage systems, designing new drainage systems and ditches, and creating appropriate plans
  • Utilize hydraulic modeling software such as HEC-RAS to model major bridge and culvert crossings
  • Employ software tools such as Pipesoft, Culvertsoft, to design and analyze pipe networks and culverts
  • Prepare technical reports, documentation, and presentations related to drainage design and stormwater management, contributing to the project deliverables and progress reporting 
  • Prepare permit sketches, construction documents, specifications and cost estimates as needed
  • Perform scour analysis 
  • Perform field investigations to collect data, take field measurements, photographs, sketches, and verifying surveys

  • Minimum of Five (5) years of experience as a Civil Engineer supporting transportation projects
  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) License or the ability to obtain within 12 months of hire
  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or related field 
  • Advanced knowledge of drainage design, H&H modeling and stormwater management
  • Proficient with industry software: MicroStation, HEC-RAS, SWMM, AutoCAD, Civil3d, InletSoft, PipeSoft, CulvertSoft 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to convey technical concepts and collaborate effectively with multi-disciplinary teams 
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently
  • Master’s degree in Civil Engineering
  • Experience with OpenRoads Designer
  • Experience supporting VDOT and other local Virginia agencies 
Please submit resume for immediate consideration: wendyc@selectek.com

Meet Your Recruiter

Wendy Colaiacovo
Technical Recruiter

Through her commitment to both the candidates and the clients, Wendy knows how to make powerful staffing connections as a technical recruiter. Originally from Long Island, Wendy relocated to Atlanta during the preparations for the 1996 Centennial Olympic Games. After earning her bachelor’s degree in education, Wendy began a career in child care center management. She later transitioned to technical recruiting for Selectek and consistently cares for our candidates and clients through relationship building and expertise. After almost two decades with Selectek, Wendy knows how to relate to our engineers and help them find the best fit. During her time off, Wendy is a triathlete and an avid runner.

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