Brown and Caldwell
We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated, achievement-oriented individual who can help us fulfill our commitment to deliver client success on each and every project we undertake. This position will provide project engineering, detailed design, and client service involvement on a variety of water resources. Work may include condition assessment, regulatory compliance, permitting for engineering studies, design and construction management for stormwater management facilities, constructed wetlands, and stream restorations. The selected candidate will support current and future projects in the Virginia Beach Area and across the Mid-Atlantic.
This is an extraordinary opportunity for the right candidate to continue to build upon their career, do challenging and meaningful work, and protect the earth’s resources at the same time. If you are looking for an opportunity to work in the environmental arena with the potential to gain new knowledge, skills, and relationships in a collaborative, innovative and supportive environment, let’s talk.
For the right candidate, this position offers the opportunity for significant professional growth and the potential to collaborate with local and national teams. We are looking for candidates who have a passion for building things, meeting new people, desire to learn from seasoned professionals who deliver environmental engineering projects, and desire to train to become a lead project manager for the company.
Candidate should be capable of working in a diverse team environment and handle multiple tasks with competing priorities. Successful candidate will have a positive attitude, is flexible and self-motivated, creative and well-organized, and quality-oriented with attention to detail.
Additional responsibilities include:
Perform engineering work in various engineering aspects with an emphasis on stormwater projects.
Planning, assessment, detailed design (in AutoCAD with Civil 3D), and construction administration
Perform calculations, prepare technical drawings, specifications, and reports
Coordinate and perform field site visits, including coordination with
clients/owners, consultants, contractors, designers and regulatory agencies
Prepare of environmental studies, technical memoranda, reports and electronic deliverables to meet regulatory requirements
Management of project tasks or entire projects depending on project scope and magnitude.
Application of technical skills with the ability to articulate ideas and concepts both visually and contextually
Create and maintain project schedules and other project records
Support regulatory compliance and permitting
Coordinate with and lead project delivery team, and collaborate with national team of technical experts
Association committee involvement
Expand client base and client relationships
Desired Skills and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in civil, environmental or mechanical engineering, or closely related area; Master’s degree preferred but not required
Minimum of four years of professional related experience
PE Virginia or ability to obtain within one year (minimum EIT required)
Experience in stormwater management facilities and stream restoration design or experience with site development stormwater design experience
AutoCAD skills required, GIS skills a plus, Civil 3D a plus
Strong design and other technical experience and skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Possess strong verbal/written communication skills
Organized and focused on scope, budget, and schedule.
Candidate should be a self-starter, results-oriented, and enthusiastic
Able to work effectively in a diverse team environment
Able to successfully manage and deliver on multiple tasks with competing priorities
provide consultation in specialized areas, make decisions and solve problems
Ability to walk field sites of varying size that may have areas of uneven, muddy, and/or rocky ground to perform inspections, collect samples and take photographs.
Ability to work for short periods of time in extreme temperatures including heat and cold.
Ability to wear required safety equipment at sites including hard hats, steel toed boots (or other approved toe protection), etc.
Ability to stand for several hours observing and documenting field conditions
Ability to lift objects less than 30 pounds
Join, Grow, Have Fun
We’re growing and having fun while doing it. Brown and Caldwell provides a comprehensive benefits program and a culture that promotes employee performance and success. We recognize that you are looking for a career path with opportunities to grow personally and professionally.
We have a strong focus on employee development and offer defined advancement through our Career Path Framework; tuition reimbursement; honorariums for papers and presentation as well as project management training (BC is a PMI Registered Education Provider).
Our work environment promotes a flexible and collaborative culture, an extensive knowledge-sharing infrastructure and more. Our values of working hard and with integrity combined with learning, growing and having fun make Brown and Caldwell your employer of choice.
This position is subject to a pre-employment background check and a pre-employment drug test.
Brown and Caldwell is proud to be an EEO/AAP Employer-Minorities/Women/Disabled/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.
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Brown and Caldwell
Website : http://www.brownandcaldwell.com
Headquartered in Walnut Creek, Calif., Brown and Caldwell is a privately-held, 100 percent environmental firm with 1,500+ professionals serving clients locally and globally from 45 locations. We are the largest engineering and construction firm solely focused on the U.S. water and environmental sectors. Our creative designs and progressive solutions have helped municipal, federal and private organizations overcome their most complex environmental challenges. We offer a comprehensive range of engineering, scientific, consulting and construction services and all the essential ingredients® for a successful project and a standout experience. We are passionate about delivering exceptional service, collaborating with clients, adding value through innovation and building relationships that last. This passion dates back to Ken Brown and Dave Caldwell, who, since founding the company in 1947, stood out for their ability to solve engineering challenges, apply technology to emerging environmental problems, and serve their community.