The Subject Matter Expert – Water Resources will be responsible for:
Coordinating with the engineering team and clients on aspects of project execution (proposal, budget, scope, meetings, analysis, design, presentation, utility coordination, specifications, reports, etc.).
Engineering calculations and drawings, field observations, preparing design reports and exhibits, developing 1D and 2D computer models, floodplain mapping and watershed planning.
Leading and advising on floodplain management while acting as point of contact for flood risk assessments, mapping, reporting and communication to communities and stakeholders.
Creating and developing complex hydrologic and hydraulic models and analyses including model coupling of riverine and coastal systems.
Developing watershed master plans to protect communities from flooding, improving water quality, and increasing watershed resiliency.
Evaluating, analyzing and developing conveyance systems for stormwater, flood protection, riverine, green infrastructure, urban and coastal projection systems and emergency planning.
Providing review and overseeing project work and reports prepared by junior level staff members; and coaching, mentoring, and developing junior level engineers and staff.
Am I qualified for the position?
Requires a minimum of a PhD in Hydrology with a concentration in Civil Engineering
Must have 10 years of experience in creating and developing complex hydrologic and hydraulic models, including model coupling, as well as developing watershed plans
Travel will be required to visit project sites along the Gulf Coast states for field reconnaissance purposes as well as to attend project meetings with clients.
Fenstermaker is a well-respected, professional firm offering survey & mapping, engineering, environmental, and advanced technologies services including high-definition laser scanning and underwater acoustic imaging. By integrating our services, we give our clients the unique advantage of working with one company on projects requiring multiple disciplines. We prioritize innovation and efficiency. We deliver quality work and pride ourselves on providing exceptional customer service. An unwavering commitment to these two principles have given Fenstermaker a solid foundation upon which to grow over the last 70 years.