Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is currently seeking a Water Resources Engineer to join our team in Columbia, SC to support our Water Resources, Natural Resources and Environmental Assessment groups. Ideal candidates will have a Bachelor of Science degree or higher in Civil/ Environmental Engineering and 3+ years of related experience.
Key Responsibilities •Support civil design, stream restoration, and other water resources design projects •Support stormwater management programs •Support environmental permitting projects •Support various projects within Environmental Branch (e.g., Phase I Environmental Site •Assessments and wetland delineations) •Conduct field investigations •Conduct sampling events (surface water, groundwater, soil) in various site settings •Perform engineering calculations •Develop hydrologic and hydraulic models •Assist senior staff with the preparation of technical reports, including compiling analytical data •Conduct public education, including environmental education in schools, educational workshops and at local festivals •Some travel/field work (daytime and overnight) may be required (usually in Southeast U.S.) •Work with a team of water resources engineers and environmental scientists •Have and maintain a valid driver’s license, work outdoors in various weather conditions
Skills / Qualifications •B.S in Civil/ Environmental Engineering or equivalent; Master's degree is a plus •Knowledge of hydrology and hydraulics required •Experience in any of the following: stormwater management, any phase of civil design, project planning, drawing and specification development, calculations, report writing, wetland delineation, protected species, or stream restoration •Experience with HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, and SWMM model suites desired, but not required •Proficient in MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) •Experience using AutoCAD is required •Experience using ArcGIS is a plus •Strong technical writing and communications skills •OSHA 40 certification is a plus •An ideal candidate would be a self-starter, open to learn, adaptable to change, have a strong work ethic and thrives in a dynamic environment with multiple priorities •Flexible to work outside normal business hours and overtime, as needed •Communicate effectively, verbally and in writing, with management, staff, and clients •Technical writing skills •Ability to apply analytical/scientific thinking to define and solve problems •Ability to work well in a team environment with a willingness to follow detailed instructions and learn new skills •Ability to execute field and office tasks and operate independently at times - specifically in field setting •Must pass drug test, background check, and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
Diversity Statement We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.