City of Austin Engineer A or Engineer B (Creek Flood Risk Reduction)

Company

City of Austin, Watershed Protection Department

Location

505 Barton Springs Road, Austin, Texas

Job Description

Make a difference in our community and explore a career in public service!

This position is a member of the Creek Flood Risk Reduction (CFRR) Section of the Watershed Engineering Division. The goal of the CFRR section is to reduce the impacts of creek flooding to Austin’s residents. The CFRR section achieves this goal by identifying, prioritizing, planning, and implementing flood risk reduction projects and activities throughout the City. The section also administers the funds collected through the Regional Stormwater Management Program, participates in code and criteria development, and provides technical assistance to other Watershed Protection Department (WPD) missions, City departments, and the development community. This position and the team are responsible for performing feasibility studies to assess potential solutions to flooding issues; identifying and implementing small scale mitigation solutions; sponsoring final design, and construction of CIP projects; providing technical assistance and conducting reviews of development applications. This position is also essential to the project identification and prioritization activities of the section.

We are hiring for an ENGINEER A or ENGINEER B level.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Engineer A: Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Engineering or in a field related to the job, plus four (4) years engineering experience acquired either before and/or after licensing as a professional engineer.

Engineer B: Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in a field related to engineering, plus six (6) years experience in engineering, acquired either before and/or after licensing as a professional engineer.

Your work can impact many lives. Please consider exploring a career with the City of Austin and serving our citizens.

Job Requirements

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum of four years of experience with and the ability to demonstrate knowledge of hydrologic and hydraulic analysis of open channel flow and closed system flow. Including experience and proficiency with hydraulic and hydrologic modeling software such as HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, StormCAD, PondPack, etc.

Experience and proficiency in GIS and engineering design software such as AutoCAD

Knowledge of and experience with the City’s Drainage Criteria Manual and Land Development Code

Certified Floodplain Manager

Hands-on experience with the design and implementation of small and large drainage projects, including preparing plans, permitting, and construction oversight

Well-developed technical, project management, and communication skills, including experience conducting public meetings

Salary

Commensurate with experience

Contact Information

To apply: For additional requirements and information regarding this position and to apply, please visit the City of Austin website. https://www.austincityjobs.org/postings/71631

Project Engineer (TRC)

Company

TRC

Location

505 E. Huntland Dr., Suite 250, Austin, Texas

Job Description

TRC Companies, Inc., a pioneer in groundbreaking scientific and engineering developments since the 1960's, is a national engineering and environmental consulting firm that provides integrated services to the energy, environmental and infrastructure markets. TRC serves a broad range of clients in industry and government, implementing complex projects from initial concept to delivery and operation.

TRC is seeking a highly motivated Project Engineer professional for our growing Civil Engineering Services team in Austin, TX. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic to work with other engineers, project managers, and other technical staff assisting with planning, designing, and overseeing civil engineering projects, such as site development, industrial facilities, and municipal infrastructure including design of roadways, drainage facilities, site grading, water and sanitary sewer utilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist Project Managers in the production of project plans, specifications, reports and cost estimates.

  • Assist Project Managers with construction management tasks such as material submittal reviews and coordination with Contractors.

  • Be involved in all project aspects including design/study development and site/field visits during design and construction.

  • Conduct site visits, surveys and inspections, and assist with data collection, compilation and assessment for infrastructure projects.

  • Decipher civil site backgrounds, work with nested External Reference Files (Xrefs), adhere to company drafting standards, and create design details from sketches and manufacturers data-sheets.

  • Efficiently produce quality outputs while meeting budget and schedules on multiple concurrent projects.

  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, clients, and public agencies.

TRC offers advancement potential and a competitive compensation and benefits package including a 401k plan with a company match. For more information please visit our website at www.trcsolutions.com.

Job Requirements

Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or related discipline

7-10 years of related experience

PE License or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire

Working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools including Word and Excel is required

Experience using computer assisted engineering and design software to prepare engineering and design documents (examples include software such as AutoCAD, MicroStation, and GIS)

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Must be flexible, well organized, accountable and dependable

Physically able to perform work in the field

Possible relocation offered for this position for the right candidate.

Salary

Commensurate with experience

Contact Information

Please apply to the job posting using the link below:

https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?c=1209901&d=ExternalCareerSite&r=5000431393206#/

Project Manager/Senior Design Engineer (TRC)

Company

TRC

Location

505 E. Huntland Dr., Suite 250, Austin, Texas

Job Description

TRC is a national engineering, consulting and construction management firm providing integrated services to the power, oil and gas, environmental and infrastructure markets. We serve a broad range of clients in government and industry, implementing complex projects from initial concept to operations.

The TRC Austin, Texas office location is seeking an experienced Project Manager/Senior Design Engineer with 15+ years of experience to join our successful team.

TRC offers advancement potential and a competitive compensation and benefits package including a 401k plan with a company match. For more information please visit our website at www.trcsolutions.com.

Job Requirements

B.S. in Civil or Environmental Engineering

15+ years experience in a design engineer/project manager role

Must have the ability to work within a team environment reporting to the Office Practice Leader of Civil of Civil Engineering Services.

Must be willing to travel to project locations occasionally.

PE is required or the ability to obtain State of Texas license within 6 months from date of hire.

Proficiency in the design and detailing of various civil and environmental aspects such as utilities, drainage, streets, and treatment plants is required.

Strong command of design principles and the ability to develop neat and accurate design calculations, plans, and specifications is required.

Must have strong communications skills both written and oral.

Must be driven to lead project teams and market new clients.

Must be able interface well with and develop a rapport and positive relationship with our clients and employees.

Salary

Commensurate with experience

Contact Information

Please apply to our job posting using the link below:

https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?c=1209901&d=ExternalCareerSite&r=5000423753506#/

Graduate Engineer (City of Austin)

Company

City of Austin, Watershed Protection Department

Location

505 Barton Springs Road, Austin, Texas

Job Description

Make a difference in our community and explore a career in public service!

The City of Austin, Watershed Protection Department (WPD), seeks a Graduate Engineer for our Local Flood Risk Reduction (LFRR) Section. Our mission is to protect life, property, and the environment from the effects of flooding. The work of the LFRR section includes the management of consultants and staff to complete projects that will reduce local flood hazards to houses, commercial buildings and roadways due to inadequate storm drain systems.

This position will also provide support to the design Team Lead and Supervising Engineer in review and completion of tasks that require entry level engineering skills.

We are hiring for a GRADUATE ENGINEER A or GRADUATE ENGINEER B

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Graduate Engineer A: Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Engineering or in a field related to the job.

Graduate Engineer B: Bachelor's degree in an appropriate engineering discipline with at least two (2) years of engineering experience. This level requires a Texas Engineer-In-Training Certification.

Your work can impact many lives. Please consider exploring a career with the City of Austin and serving our citizens.

Job Requirements

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree in Civil Engineering with emphasis in water resources

  • Demonstrate knowledge of hydrologic and hydraulic analysis including 1D and 2D modeling of primarily storm drain systems and open channels, including experience and proficiency with hydraulic and hydrologic modeling software such as StormCAD, CivilStorm, Inforworks ICM, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, PondPack, etc.

  • Demonstrate experience in and knowledge of engineering design software such as Civil 3D and AutoCAD

  • Experience with GIS and surveying

  • Knowledge of the City of Austin’s Drainage Criteria Manual

  • Skill in oral and written technical and general communication

Salary

Commensurate with experience

Contact Information

To apply: For additional requirements and information regarding this position and to apply, please visit the City of Austin website. https://www.austincityjobs.org/postings/71432

Project Manager (Engineer)

Company

City of Austin PARD

Location

Austin, TX

Job Description

The Project Manager position performs responsible, professional work coordinating various engineering and architectural projects, trains and serves as the team leader/supervisor of various projects. Serve as liaison with contractors, consultants, and utility department's providing support to Parks and Recreation Department CIP projects This management position is critical to meeting the annual CIP Spending Plan of the Parks and Recreation Department Division; ensuring compliance with Health, Safety and Welfare requirements and coordinating projects with various COA departments and programs.

Job Requirements

Preferred Qualifications:

Education and Certifications

-Bachelor degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
-Professional Civil or Structural Engineer License
-LEED Accreditation
-Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification

Experience

  • 5 years of experience managing capital improvement projects to include writing Scopes of Work, preparing contracts and dealing with permitting process.

  • Experience coordinating and managing efforts of multi-disciplinary project teams.

  • Demonstrated experience in developing complex design concepts through construction documents.

  • 3 years experience in preparing and presenting to Boards and Commissions.

  • Minimum 5 years experience with AutoCAD software.

  • Minimum 3 years experience in construction oversight/ supervision in large scale land development.

  • Minimum 3 years experience in submitting and processing site development, building and/or trade permits.

Salary

$75,000 - $100,000

Contact Information

Resume and Cover Letter are required, but will not be accepted in lieu of a complete online Employment Application. Link to job posting, additional information regarding essential duties and functions, and instructions for applying: https://www.austincityjobs.org/postings/71317

Civil Engineer - Federal

Company

US Department of Commerce - EDA

Location

Austin

Job Description

  • Provide construction management directions and expert technical advice in civil engineering.

  • Monitor recipients' compliance with all applicable policies, procedures, and requirements which are pre-requisite to solicitation of construction bids.

  • Monitor the financial position of assigned projects including field audit of recipients records to assure that proper accounts have been established, that matching funds are available, that only approved costs have been paid from project accounts and that fund balances are correct.

  • Perform on-site inspections of projects under construction to determine that the work is being done in accordance with the approved plans and specifications and that the quality of workmanship conforms to acceptable standards of the industry.

Job Requirements

Knowledge of engineering and economic development projects.

Salary

Starting $88,265

Contact Information

Patrick M. Lydic

Administrative Director
U.S. Department of Commerce
Economic Development Administration
903 San Jacinto, Suite 206
Austin, TX 78701
Office: 512-381-8145
Fax: 512-499-0478

Graduate Engineer (City of Austin)

Company

City of Austin, Watershed Protection Department

Location

505 Barton Springs Road, Austin, Texas

Job Description

Make a difference in our community and explore a career in public service!

The City of Austin, Watershed Protection Department (WPD), seeks a Graduate Engineer for our Creek Flood Risk Reduction (CFRR) Section. The goal of the CFRR section is to reduce the impacts of creek flooding to Austin's residents. This goal is achieved by identifying, prioritizing, planning, and implementing flood risk reduction projects and activities throughout the City. Our section also participates in code and criteria development and provides technical assistance to other WPD missions, City departments, and the development community.

Example of duties include performing feasibility studies to assess potential solutions to flooding issues; identifying and implementing field engineering and small scale mitigation solutions; sponsoring preliminary engineering, final design, and construction of CIP projects; providing technical assistance and conducting reviews of development applications.

We are hiring for a GRADUATE ENGINEER A or GRADUATE ENGINEER B

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Graduate Engineer A: Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Engineering or in a field related to the job.

Graduate Engineer B: Bachelor's degree in an appropriate engineering discipline with at least two (2) years of engineering experience. This level requires a Texas Engineer-In-Training Certification.

It's gratifying to know that your work can impact many lives. Please consider exploring a career with the City of Austin and serving our citizens.

Job Requirements

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Two (2) or more years experience with hydrologic and hydraulic modeling and engineering analysis.

  • Experience performing topographic survey using GPS and Total Station equipment.

  • Experience and proficiency in GIS and engineering design software such as AutoCAD.

  • Experience of and experience with the City of Austin's Drainage Criteria Manual.

  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills.

  • Experience performing field work.

Salary

Commensurate with experience

Contact Information

To apply: For additional requirements and information regarding this position and to apply, please visit the City of Austin website. Job Requisition Number COA079046.

Engineer-Staff

Company

City of Round Rock

Location

2008 Enterprise Drive, Round Rock, Texas 78664

Job Description

Under limited supervision, the Engineer – Staff is an engineer with the Transportation Department. Responsible for performing engineering and project management activities in support of engineering projects. Duties include managing the design, bidding, and construction of projects and developing design plans to meet City standards.

For a full job description and to apply, please visit https://www.roundrocktexas.gov/departments/human-resources/jobs/.

Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a closely related field. Four (4) years of engineering work experience.

Salary

$29.29-$36.62 per hour

Contact Information

Gary Hudder, Director of Transportation
ghudder@roundrocktexas.gov
512-671-2869

Engineer III

Company

Williamson County Engineer's Office/Road and Bridge Division

Location

3151 SE Inner Loop, Suite B, Georgetown, TX 78626

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY:

  • Performs advanced and complex transportation engineering work in functional areas such as planning, project development, design, hydraulic analysis and technical reporting.

  • Ensures compliance with applicable federal, state and county laws, policies, procedures, standards and guidelines.

  • Work requires frequent contact with governmental officials and private entities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Reports directly to the Senior Engineer, County Engineer, or Director of Road and Bridge.

  • Performs highly advanced and complex engineering design work.

  • Performs and/or coordinates the review and processing of Plans, Specifications & Estimates (PS&E) submission, special specifications, or special provisions.

  • Performs highly advanced and complex hydrologic and hydraulic analysis.

  • Provides oversight of consultants to the County, including contract management.

  • Prepares correspondence. Writes reports and creates displays/exhibits.

  • Reviews subdivision plats, designs and engineering reports.

  • Develops and manages project schedules.

  • Works on multiple roadway/drainage projects simultaneously and continuously, including short or long-term projects.

  • Assists the Senior Engineer with large to medium-scale roadway, drainage or public work project management.

  • Frequently communicates and works effectively with various County staff to include external agencies and the general public.

  • Drives/travels to project/work locations to make on-site engineering reviews, analyses, tests and to provide technical support.

  • Performs other duties as required and/or requested.

  • Regular attendance, the physical demands and the environmental factors listed below are also essential functions for this position.

  • Understands and follows oral and written instruction.

Job Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related field.

  • Must have minimum of four (4) years in roadway planning, design or construction.

  • Registered Texas Professional Engineer (P.E.).

  • If a registered P.E. in another state, must be able to acquire a Texas P.E. within one year from date of hire.

  • Four (4) years’ experience as a registered P.E.

  • Must have experience in roadway design, the preparation of specifications and bidding documents and estimating roadway projects.

  • Experience with roadway construction inspection and a demonstrated ability to work with government and agency staffs.

  • Experience working with various computer applications like timekeeping, e-mail, word processing, spreadsheets, etc. (e.g. Kronos and MS Office Suite).

  • Strong organizational skills and proven ability to maintain accurate, detailed records.

  • Mature, dependable, resourceful and able to work independently and to maintain strict confidentiality.

  • Able to work under pressure in a high volume office, produce accurate work and meet established deadlines.

  • Able to interact effectively with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, department heads, elected officials and others in a pleasant and professional manner.

  • Ability to type and enter data with sufficient speed and accuracy.

  • Able to see and hear.

  • Able to write and read to a size 10 font.

  • Ability to understand and follow instructions.

  • Must obtain a valid TX driver’s license.

  • Must maintain a satisfactory Motor Vehicle Record.

Salary

$2,982.98 - $3,459.02 Biweekly

Contact Information

Apply online here.

Civil Engineering EIT/PE

Company

MWM DesignGroup

Location

305 E. Huntland Drive, Suite 200, Austin, Texas 78752

Job Description

Great opportunity to join a group of dedicated professionals and have a hand in getting important public projects built throughout the Central Texas Area.

MWM DesignGroup is looking for Civil Engineering EITs and PEs - you’ll get mentoring from experienced engineers in public infrastructure and site development, while also collaborating with other internal disciplines including architects, landscape architects, surveyors, and permit expeditors. If you enjoy working in a team environment and want to expand your horizons - then come join us at MWM DesignGroup!

We offer a variety of project and client types, with a focus on public entities. Recent and ongoing projects include utilities, storm water modeling and infrastructure, roadway, sidewalks/trails, higher education, K-12, parks and recreational, civic, and transit.

A few of the notable projects we’ve worked on include: US 183 Bergstrom Expressway, City of Bee Cave FM 2222 Expansion, City of Bastrop Downtown Streetscape and State Park Trail, CapMetro Downtown Station, UT Austin Player Development Center, UT Austin Applied Research Laboratory, ACC Highland Campus Phases I and II, Texas State University Health Professions Building, Austin ISD New Southwest Elementary School, City of Austin MLK Boulevard Transit Oriented Development Stormwater Improvements, City of Austin Waller Creek Tunnel, Travis County Bee Creek Sports Complex, and Texas Parks & Wildlife Garner State Park.

MWM DesignGroup outcompetes larger companies with an expert and enthusiastic team. Our focus on fun and enjoying our work as well as our industry leading talent further enhance our work environment. We promote and thrive in a culture of helpfulness and mentorship. A career at MWM DesignGroup is a place where your work will make a difference and where we will help you get to that next level of professional accomplishment. We’re not hiring for a butt in the seat, we’re looking for our next team comrade!

Job Requirements

Here’s what we’d like to see on your cover letter and resume:

  • 1-5 years of experience in the office or in the field

  • Desire to work with others in a team-oriented culture

  • Experience with Civil 3D

  • Experience with Bentley StormCAD, HEC-HMS and HEC-RAS, or EPA SWMM

  • Desire to learn and excel

Salary

Salary

Contact Information

If you want a career with a stable, growing design and surveying firm in Austin, we invite you to send your resume to considerme@mwmdesigngroup.com Please put “Civil EIT/PE” in the subject of your email.

Graduate Engineer A (City of Austin)

Company

City of Austin, Watershed Protection Department

Location

505 Barton Springs Road, Austin, Texas

Job Description

The City of Austin, Watershed Protection Department, seeks a Graduate Engineer with a specialty in water resources or environmental engineering to perform design, analysis, construction oversight and project management of stream restoration and stormwater treatment projects. Of particular interest are candidates with education and experience in stream restoration, bio-engineering and green infrastructure approaches to stormwater treatment.

Minimum Qualifications: Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Engineering or in a field related to the job.

Typical duties include: Planning and design of stormwater treatment facilities under the supervision of a staff engineer; Performing calculations to determine the anticipated performance of water quality controls and their cost effectiveness; Oversight of engineering consultant task orders for the planning and design of CIP projects; Providing technical assistance to other City departments on matters involving environmental criteria of the land development code.

Job Requirements

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience using continuous simulation stormwater models such as InfoWorks or SWMM.

  • Experience using ArcGIS software.

  • Experience or training in the use of design software such as AutoCAD or Civil 3D.

  • Experience with hydraulic and hydrologic modeling software such as HEC-RAS or HEC-HMS.

Salary

$62,296 - $78,956 annually

Contact Information

To apply: For additional requirements and information regarding this position and to apply, please visit the City of Austin website. Job Requisition Number COA078908. https://www.austincityjobs.org/postings/70447