Environmental Engineer

  • WSP
  • Shelton, Connecticut, USA
  • Sep 08, 2018
Environmental Science - Engineering Water Quality Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater

Job Description

Job Description

Be involved in projects with our Water & Environmental Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges. At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future! WSP is currently initiating a search for a Environmental Engineer for our Shelton, Connecticut office. Typical projects involve hydrologic and hydraulic studies, floodplain management and watershed planning projects, drainage and erosion control, stormwater BMP design, and environmental investigation and remedial design, etc.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Candidate will serve as Environmental Engineer and Project Manager on variety of projects.
  • Produce hydrologic and hydraulic studies including stormwater modeling, steady state and dynamic river modeling, conveyance system modeling, flood resilience planning and design, and sediment transport and scour analysis.
  • Communicate with clients, establish goals and objectives for project teams, and scheduling and coordinating resources to deliver projects on time, within budget, and to the performance expectations of the client.
  • Supporting proposal development on a variety of water related as well as interdisciplinary projects and attending conferences and seminars.
  • Use the following software:  ArcGIS, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, FLOW3D, PCSWMM, HydroCAD AutoCAD and Microstation.
  • Apply regulatory knowledge with CTDEEP, FEMA, USACE, NYSDOT, USDOT and FHWA.

Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Job Requirements
Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, environmental engineering, or related field.
  • 5+ years of experience in water resources engineering, design and modeling.
  • High competency levels in multiple disciplines including hydrology, hydraulics, master planning, feasibility studies, stormwater design, steady state and dynamic modeling, conveyance systems design, hydraulic structures, pump stations, watershed assessment, and stream restoration.
  • Must function independently with minimal supervision in a multi-disciplinary team setting.
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) modeling preferred
  • PE License in Connecticut or ability to obtain within 2 years. PE license for New York a plus.
  • Experience working with CTDEEP Remediation Standard Regulations.  CTDEEP License Environmental Professional a plus.

The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.

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