Stantec Water Resources Planner/EIT in Sacramento, California

At Stantec, we

approach every water and natural resource project we undertake—whether at the

local, regional, or watershed level— thoughtfully, and execute it with

excellence across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design

fit-for-purpose solutions that address their communities’ unique needs

throughout the water infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields

and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision

for growth. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with

top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the

industry at large.

Your Opportunity

The Sacramento, Calif., office of Stantec is seeking an entry-level Water Resources Planner/Engineer to join our multi-disciplinary team of integrated water resources professionals, each committed to delivering sound and strategic consulting services to a range of local, regional, state and federal clients. If working on challenging projects and working on teams aimed at delivering solutions to some of California’s most complex water resource opportunities appeal to you, join us.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Gain and apply experience in California water resources including river systems/water-related infrastructure, applicable laws/policies/regulations, and understanding of operations of the Central Valley Project and State Water Project

  • Participate in multi-disciplinary teams on water resources projects throughout California and the western U.S.

  • Conduct technical evaluations supporting planning and design of water supply, flood control, and environmental restoration projects

  • Coordinate with project managers, project engineers and staff, clients, regulatory agencies, and subcontractors

  • Perform project administration including preparing reports, gathering information, drafting proposals, drafting correspondence, completing progress reports, and conducting project management

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Specific coursework or exposure to one or more of the following:

  • Water allocation, reservoir operation, water system hydrologic and temperature models

  • Modeling the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

  • Development of criteria to evaluate system performance or ecosystem health

  • Engineering feasibility analyses and design

  • Hydrology and hydraulics

  • Integrated water management in relation to the dimensions of water (surface water and groundwater, and quantity and quality), interactions with land and the environment, and interrelationships with social and economic development

  • Planning, design, and construction of water/wastewater infrastructure

  • Water/wastewater treatment processes

  • Advanced and emerging technologies.

  • PMP certification a plus

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal abilities for working in diverse team environments with staff, clients, and stakeholders.

Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree in civil/environmental engineering, water resources engineering or planning, hydrology, geology, environmental science, ecology, natural resources, or related field; Master’s degree preferred

This description is not a comprehensivelisting of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of theemployee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned ormay be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on

each other’s’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around

us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Environmental Engineer

Primary Location: United States-California-Sacramento

Organization: BC-1840 Water-US Pacific

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Entry Level

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Jun 12, 2018, 6:57:05 AM

Req ID: MIG-34037