Senior Stream Restoration Specialist

  • Straughan Environmental, Inc.
  • Columbia, MD, USA
  • Sep 27, 2018
Full time Environmental Science - Engineering Geoscience-Hydrogeology Green Building - Sustainable Development Water Quality Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater

Job Description

Straughan Environmental, Inc. (Straughan) is a successful, rapidly growing business that provides high-quality and cost effective environmental consulting services to a wide variety of clients in the government and private sectors.

Straughan is committed to sustainable design and is qualified in nearly all aspects of environmental service, including engineering, planning, design, and policy. Our staff consists of natural, wildlife, and wetland scientists; geomorphologists; civil, and environmental, and water resources engineers; biologists and botanists; planners; foresters; cultural resource specialists; and GIS and CADD technicians. This combination of technical expertise and an understanding of policy make Straughan a highly competitive firm and a great place to advance your career

Straughan is currently seeking a Senior Stream Restoration Specialist to join our Water Resources Engineering Business Unit who has the ability to be a leader. The ideal candidate should have an interest in and understanding of current environmental issues and a shared vision for sustainability.


  • 8+ years experience
  • Stream restoration design including sediment transport, and modeling experience
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Civil/Environmental Engineering, Geomorphology, Environmental science, or related field
  • Erosion and sediment control design and
  • Geomorphic assessment experience
  • Hydrology & hydraulic analyses
  • Environmental permitting experience
  • Project management experience
  • Proposal and task order development experience
  • Must be comfortable marketing technical services
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate with clients and co-workers

Highly Desired

  • PE registered in Mid-Atlantic region and have ability for Maryland registration by reciprocity
  • Rosgen Certified or similar training
  • Wetland Restoration design experience
  • Stormwater management design and permitting experience
  • Drainage system design experience
  • Shoreline protection design experience
  • Site design and LEED experience
  • Environmental consulting and/or civil engineering practices (Forest Conservation Plans, Wetland Delineations/Wetland Impact Plates, Planting Plans,  and similar environmental documents) experience
  • Active involvement in professional organizations
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

Software Experience

  • HEC-RAS required
  • TR-55/TR-20 desired
  • SMS desired
  • SRH-2D or TUFLOW desired
  • GEOPAK and/or INROADS desired
  • Proficiency in MicroStation or AutoCAD desired

EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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