Water Resource Engineer | Flemington, NJ

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Flemington, NJ 08822, USA
  • Jun 08, 2022

Job Description

Additional Locations: Princeton, NJ, East Brunswick, NH, Piscataway, NJ, Trenton, NJ

Primary Locations: NJ, Flemington, 4 Walter Foran Boulevard, Suite 209, 8822 

Requisition ID: 168420

Position Overview

The Davey Resource Group is seeking a mid-level NJ Licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) to join our Flemington, New Jersey Office.  The ideal candidate will share our passion for floodplains, streams, wetlands and dams. Projects will include green infrastructure design, ecosystem restoration, resiliency planning, dam removal, and wetland/riparian zone mitigation design.

Job Duties


Primary duties will include:

  • Planning, executing and delivering engineering designs for the project types listed above.
  • Development of hydrologic and hydraulic models to support water infrastructure, environmental, and resiliency projects.
  • Perform GIS and AutoCad analyses to support engineering and technical services.
  • Participate in field work and the preparation of environmental permit applications/reports.
  • Write reports and permit applications documenting findings, conclusions and recommendations.
  • Support proposals, initiatives and develop strategic key client accounts.
  • Attend project meetings involving communication with clients as well as federal, state and local regulatory agencies.




  • NJ Professional Engineer’s license and ideally NY Professional Engineer’s license as well
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil, Water Resources, Environmental Engineering or a related field
  • 5-7  years of relevant work experience in civil engineering, stormwater design, hydrology, hydraulics, ecosystem restoration, and/or mitigation. Project experience in the NY/NJ area required.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS and ArcGIS required.
  • Working knowledge of NJ Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act Rules, Flood Hazard Area Control Act Rules, Stormwater Management Rules, and Coastal Zone Management Rules; and ideally working knowledge of New York State environmental regulations
  • Must function independently in a team setting which includes environmental scientists.
  • Ability to perform field work/site visits required and some travel required. Must possess a valid US driver's license.

Additional Information

What We Offer: 

  • Paid Time off and paid holidays
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • All job specific equipment and safety gear provided
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with a company match
  • Employee-owned company & discounted stock purchase options
  • Group Health Plan
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • Locations throughout US in major cities and desirable areas
  • Career Development Program supported by Industry Expert Safety Specialists & Skills Trainers
  • Scholarship Program for Children of Employees
  • Charitable matching gift program

Company Overview

DAVEY RESOURCE GROUP, a division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, is a leader in the natural resource, environmental, and forestry consulting industries throughout the United States.

Divisional Overview


We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.  As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law. 

If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at Recruiting@davey.com.


Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 



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