Stantec Water Resources Engineer in Northampton, Massachusetts

Your Opportunity

2,500 Environmental Services staff. 20 technical specialties. 900 professional associations. An international team with local expertise. You could say we know a little something about the environment. Our passion for it drives our work. Grounded by safety, quality, and ethics, we come up with solutions that perfectly fit the site. We know what it takes to balance competing project interests with creativity and efficiency. We know what to look for. And, we know how to get the job done—the right way. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.

Your Duties

This is a multi-disciplinary, entry- to mid-level position that requires strong knowledge of civil engineering practices and principals along with understanding and appreciation of biological and ecological science. Candidates must have a BA, BS, and/or MS degree in a relevant engineering or science discipline. Applicants for this position must have strong writing and communication skills and should be familiar with relevant software.

Responsibilities of this position include desktop and field studies in support of a broad spectrum of water resource engineering projects with a focus on assessment and design of aquatic habitat restoration, including dam removal. This position provides substantial opportunities for collaboration with biologists and ecologists as part of Stantec’s holistic Environment Services program.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

Required skills and experience include:

  • BA or BS and/or MS degree in a relevant engineering or science discipline;

  • Drafting skills, including experience with CAD software;

  • Familiarity with field survey equipment and methods;

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills;

  • Ability to creatively apply technical knowledge;

  • Ability to perform fieldwork;

  • Experience working and/or recreating in and along waterways; and

  • Attention to detail, positive attitude, desire to support team success, and ability to function well in a fast-paced environment.

Desired skills include:

  • BS and/or MS in civil or environmental engineering;

  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D;

  • Firm grasp of mathematics and engineering mechanics;

  • Experience with surface water hydrology and hydraulics;

  • Basic knowledge of construction;

  • Construction observation experience;

  • EIT/EI or PE license;

  • Experience developing of construction contract specifications and cost estimating;

  • Experience supporting local, state and federal environmental regulatory coordination; and

  • Project management experience.

Job ID 34432

# of Openings Remaining 1

Experience (Years) 0

Discipline Environmental Services