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Water Resources Engineer

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Job Details
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Company Name
Farnsworth Group
Physical Address

Peoria, IL 61606
Job Description

Position: Water Resources Engineer

Location: Peoria, IL Job Id: 1484
  1. of Openings: 1

Make An Impact:

Farnsworth Group employees have a direct and meaningful impact on the communities and environment in which we live and serve, from municipalities to Fortune 500 companies and the federal government. Farnsworth Group is a 130-year old, employee-owned full-service Engineering, Architecture and Land Surveying firm with approximately 500 employees. Join the Farnsworth Group team and find out why our employees have earned us the Great Place to Work certification for several consecutive years!

Push your Career Forward:

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Farnsworth Group. We know we are better when we improve, engage, and invest in our workforce. Farnsworth Group rewards talent and develops leaders at all levels to bring out the best in each other.

Farnsworth Group is seeking a full time Water Resources Engineer within our Civil Engineering department, reporting to our Champaign, IL office with the flexibility to be based in Bloomington, or Peoria, IL offices. We are searching for a candidate with a solid technical background, a strong sense of project ownership/responsibility, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment. Work will include hydraulic/hydrologic studies, stream stabilization and restoration design projects, and stormwater management (traditional and green infrastructure practices) design projects for external and internal clients.

A typical day of a Water Resources Engineer:

+ Design a variety of water resources engineering projects

+ Perform hydraulic and hydraulic modeling and analysis

+ Conduct floodplain and drainage studies

+ Design and develop computations for natural channel design components, green infrastructure, traditional storm water management, storm drains, and erosion and sediment control.

+ Prepare reports on engineering analyses and model results

+ Coordinate with local, state, and federal agencies to determine stormwater requirements and facilitate permit approvals

+ Work directly with clients and design team on stormwater design considerations

+ Assist with business development efforts

Specific Requirements include:

+ BS in Civil and/or Environmental Engineering or a closely related field

+ 5 plus years of water resources engineering experience

+ Professional Engineer (PE) License

+ Experience with H&H modeling software required. Software may include EPA-SWMM, Info-SWMM, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, and Hydraflow Hydrographs.

+ Knowledge of AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and GIS preferred

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills

+ Strong team player that can manage and contribute to several projects simultaneously

+ Experience working with clients

+ Willingness to participate in business development activities

+ Passion for water resources and stormwater management

Hybrid Work Program:

Farnsworth Group appreciates that the workplace environment is ever evolving and recognizes that flexibility and work-life balance are an important aspect in the careers and lives of our employees. Our Hybrid Work Program seeks to offer employees a flexible work arrangement which also contributing to the culture and success of the Company.

Featured benefits and perks include:

+ 401(k) with 100% Company Match up to 5%

+ Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance Plans

+ Flexible Spending and Health Savings Accounts

+ Short & Long-Term Disability

+ Maternity and Paternity Leave

+ Professional Development and Training

+ Mentoring Program

+ Paid Time Off

+ Wellness/Fitness Reimbursements

Statement on Diversity and Inclusion:

Farnsworth Group is a collection of employees with unique backgrounds and perspectives that all come together to make us a better Company. It is our goal to recruit, hire, develop, retain, and promote a diverse group of people. Join us…and let’s make a difference, together.

For immediate consideration, please Apply Online by clicking ‘Apply for this Position’ below.

Farnsworth Group, Inc. is proud to be a M/F Disabled and Veteran EEO/AA employer.

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