Job Opportunities

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Senior Project Manager – Water Resources/Stream Restoration – Closes 08/06/2021

Timmons Group

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Location: Ashburn, VA
Position Location Type: On site
Job Class: Full Time
Salary Range: Determined by experience

Description/Key Responsibilities: We are currently seeking an experienced Senior Project Manager to join our Water Resources/Stormwater Management group in our Ashburn, VA office. The successful candidate will provide all facets of management oversight for our water resources engineering projects, covering a wide range of potential disciplines, including stream restoration design, stormwater management, watershed management, environmental permitting, MS4 program development and compliance, TMDL planning and implementation, and stormwater infrastructure management and maintenance projects for the group’s clients. Essential Duties and Responsibilities of a successful candidate include but are not limited to:

  • Provide leadership on the development of project/task scopes of work and budgets for new engagements, including recommended allocation of firm assets to complete assignments on time and on budget
  • Manage and mentor project staff responsible for technical execution of project assignments to ensure timely delivery of assigned work
  • Serve as primary point of contact for client staff in the execution/delivery of project/task assignments
  • Track deliverable development, project/task budget, and provide project/task status tracking updates for clients
  • Assist company leadership with business development activities, including potential client/opportunity recognition, strategic teaming, proposal construction, and oral presentations
  • Provide technical/design leadership for stream restoration assessment and design projects
  • Manage field teams performing assessments of BMPs and water quality screening of stormwater outfalls -Support hydrologic and hydraulic analyses to investigate storm drainage issues, floodplain studies, stream restoration, dam safety analyses, and support stormwater management designs -Prepare engineering and construction cost estimates
  • Support MS4/VSMP permit program development & implementation for municipal clients.


Qualifications | Preferred Skills: Skills/Requirements of a successful candidate include but are not limited to: -Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Civil Engineering, Biological Systems Engineering, or a closely related degree -The ideal candidate will have 10 years of professional experience to include extensive stream restoration design experience -Professional Engineer registration in Virginia -Completion of Rosgen Levels I-IV stream restoration training classes desired -Experience with mapping and data analysis using ArcGIS -Experience with AutoCAD and Civil 3D software, HEC-HMS/RAS, SWMM, Bentley Software -Must have a strong work ethic, high energy, and be self-motivated -Must be dependable, responsible and have good written/verbal communications skills -Must have a valid driver’s license -The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Additional Comments: We are looking for high energy, creative, flexible, patient, self-starters who are willing to work at a dynamic pace. Candidates must share a commitment to our company’s Vision, Mission and Shared Values. Additional Information Timmons Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

North Carolina Stormwater Practice Leader – Closes 08/06/2021

Timmons Group

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Location: Raleigh, NC
Position Location Type: On site
Job Class: Full Time
Salary Range: Determined by experience

Description/Key Responsibilities: We are currently seeking a North Carolina Stormwater Practice Leader to join our Raleigh, NC office location, working directly under our current North Carolina Stormwater Manager. Essential Duties and Responsibilities of a successful candidate include but are not limited to:

  • The NC Stormwater Practice Leader is responsible for assistance with the successful management of stormwater projects, stormwater support for our NC offices, and staff development.
  • Responsible for marketing and client development, technical quality, profitability, schedule, project staff coordination, client communications, negotiating scopes and fees, billing and assistance in collection of fees when required, client follow-up maintenance
  • The NC Stormwater Practice Leader must: maintain superior relationships with each of his/her clients and cross-sell Timmons Group services which may fall outside of his/her direct professional expertise
  • An ability to manage and provide technical guidance to stormwater staff working on mid-sized projects, multiple small projects or a single larger project simultaneously for NC offices
  • Working with local governments on stormwater management, hazard mitigation and stream restoration/stabilization


Qualifications | Preferred Skills: Skills/Requirements of a successful candidate include but are not limited to: -A bachelor’s or master’s degree in Civil Engineering with equivalent work experience and professional registration (P.E.) in North Carolina, and/or one or more states in which Timmons Group conducts business -Ideal candidates will have 15 years of engineering experience and previous project and client management experience -Demonstrated ability to provide stormwater related master planning, analysis and design services for local government clients -A demonstrated ability to manage project schedules and budgets -Has experience in marketing and supervision of the technical work of others -Working knowledge of CADD and or Civil 3D software (Civil 3D preferred) -Technical capabilities in HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, SWMM and other stormwater design tools.

Additional Comments: The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. We are looking for high energy, creative, flexible, patient, self-starters who are willing to work at a dynamic pace. Candidates must share a commitment to our company’s Vision, Mission and Shared Values. Timmons Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Project Engineer III – Stormwater Management – Closes 08/06/2021

Timmons Group

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Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Position Location Type: On site
Job Class: Full Time
Salary Range: Determined by experience

Description/Key Responsibilities: We are currently seeking an experienced Project Engineer III candidate for a Stormwater Management position in our Virginia Beach office. Essential Duties and Responsibilities of a successful candidate include but are not limited to:

  • Design portions of a project using relevant office software, modeling and Civil 3D technology
  • Complete calculations using engineering formulas and skills and/or utilizes computers in order to solve problems
  • Prepare specifications materials through the use of research and manufacturing catalogs to specify materials, installation, inspection and payment of items specific to a project
  • Work to complete design details and plan sets -Perform research and writes objective summary reports which are used in the completion of the project work or inspection
  • Assist in the preparation of engineering and construction cost estimates
  • Complete field observation, inspection and data collection duties as directed by senior engineering staff
  • Communicate with client staff and internal design team as directed by senior engineering staff


Qualifications | Preferred Skills: Qualifications Skills/Requirements of a successful candidate include but are not limited to: -A bachelor’s or master’s degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related degree -Ideal candidates would have five to ten years of water resources engineering including municipal drainage and BMP retrofit design. -Experience with MS4 program support preferred. -PE required -Proficiency with AutoCAD Civil 3D is a must -The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Additional Comments: We are looking for high energy, creative, flexible, patient, self-starters who are willing to work at a dynamic pace. Candidates must share a commitment to our company’s Vision, Mission and Shared Values. Additional Information Timmons Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Water Resources Engineer – Closes 10/31/2021

Bridge & Stream Engineering, Inc.

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Location: Remote
Position Location Type: Remote
Job Class: Full Time
Salary Range: Negotiable based on experience

Description/Key Responsibilities: The job duties for this position would involve:

  • ​Hydrologic analysis of many diverse flood, climatic, and meteorological conditions across the United States.
  • Open channel hydraulic analysis using steady and unsteady modeling.
  • Hydraulic design of drainage structures.
  • Preparation of design plans using drafting software and drainage reports.
  • Coordination with clients and regulatory agencies.
  • Short-term travel to complete field work involving surveying tasks.

Qualifications | Preferred Skills: Visit the website listed above for more information.

Additional Comments: Wanted: 2D modeling experts to join our exceptional team to work on cool projects across the United States with people you will enjoy working with. We work to live and love what we do.


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