• Water Resources Engineer

    Job Locations US-NC-Raleigh
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  • Overview

    RES is the nation’s largest and most experienced provider of ecological restoration and water resource solutions. To date, we have restored over 294 stream miles and 58,000 wetland acres and conserved and preserved 9,100 acres of endangered species habitats. RES operations include planting over 14,000,000 restorative trees and reducing over 250 tons of polluting nutrients. RES ecological solutions enable a of balance economic development and ecological sustainability.


    RES is accepting applications for a Water Resources Engineer with 3+ years of experience in Raleigh, NC.


    The desired candidate’s responsibilities would include, but are not limited to:

    • FEMA floodplain permitting
    • H & H Modeling
    • Erosion and Sediment Control design and permitting
    • Assistance with stream and wetland restoration plan production
    • Stream and wetland assessment
    • Prepare quantity take-offs
    • Writing technical reports/memos for inhouse and external distribution


    Minimum Qualifications:

    • 3+ years of applicable experience
    • Ability to obtain a NC professional license within 1 year
    • B. S. in an engineering field (such as but not limited to agricultural engineering, environmental engineering, water resources engineering or natural resources engineering, etc)
    • Superior writing, communication, and computer skills (MS Word, Excel, etc.) with attention to detail
    • Ability to effectively focus on a variety of tasks to produce quality results and within deadlines
    • Ability to work independently and with teams of specialists to meet client and project needs
    • Ability to travel occasionally to meetings, project sites or offices as needed (overnight stays occasionally are required)
    • Acceptable driving record

    Desired Qualifications:

    • Ability to complete FEMA No-Rise and CLOMR/ LOMR permitting with limited supervision
    • Ability to prepare 2D Hydraulic Models
    • AutoCAD Civil 3D, GIS, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS and/ or other hydrologic and hydraulic programs
    • Fundamental understanding of wetland delineation, wetland assessments, wetland restoration design and construction
    • Clean Water Act, state, and federal environmental regulations and permitting processes
    • Office software to include spreadsheets, budgeting and scheduling programs




    VEVRAA Federal Contractor


    RES is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.


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