Gannett Fleming’s Fairfax Office looking for a dynamic and driven Senior Water Resources Engineer with a strong background leading stormwater management projects focused on planning, design and construction management in variety of projects in the Northern Virginia area to join our Fairfax office.
Responsibilities will include leading multiple project related tasks with state, local and municipal clients in the region. Successful candidates will collaborate with teams throughout the Mid-Atlantic to include Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and North Carolina to successfully deliver projects and exceed client expectations.
Other areas of responsibility will include providing technical direction and guidance to ensure that quality management, design and technical services are provided to clients, while at the same time meeting performance targets. Leading civil and water resources related design projects including storm water management, storm drain, TMDL stormwater retrofits and designs, Low Impact Development, hydrologic/hydraulic modeling, dam studies, stream restoration, county and state permitting, and construction phase services.
B.S. in Civil Engineering, Environmental Science, Water Resources Engineering or related field of practice is required. Master’s Degree is a plus.
Professional Engineer license in VA is required with the ability to obtain PE in MD and DC with reciprocity.
Candidates must possess 10 -15 years of experience plus in civil site design, with direct involvement in stormwater management design, hydrologic modeling, permitting and BMP retrofits.
Direct experience completing projects with public sector/municipal agencies in the Northern Virginia/DC Metro area is required.
Experience in watershed water quality assessments, MS4 permitting and/or program development a plus.
Strong interpersonal skills; good public speaking ability; strong project financial management skills; knowledge of production support systems and personal computer proficiency are all required competencies.
Experience in providing technical and project leadership to staff-level or junior engineers.
A strong background using Auto CAD and/or Microstation is required. Experience using ArcGIS, HEC-RAS or other Bentley-related modeling programs is a plus.
Experience or desire to market their skills and build relationships with local clients.
Internal Number: 5245
About Gannett Fleming
Gannett Fleming is a global planning, design, and construction management firm with more than 60 offices worldwide. Founded in 1915, we have fostered a culture of service and innovation with more than 2,000 diverse and talented professionals. Consistently ranked among the nation’s most prestigious engineering firms, we provide multi-discipline engineering services, including civil, transportation, environmental, structural, and construction management. We are committed to amaze our clients by providing customized solutions that improve our communities and sustain the world – from award-winning roadways to vital environmental systems to patented technology.