Civil Water Engineer I-III - 1199 at North Wind Infrastructure and Technology

Posted in Engineering 11 days ago.

Location: Alexandria, Virginia

Job Description:

Location: Alexandria, VA as well as Multiple other US Locations
Title: Civil Water Engineer I-III
Schedule (FT/PT): FT
Travel Required: Yes
Clearance: Yes

North Wind Infrastructure & Technology (NWI&T) provides multidiscipline engineering, technical, management and professional services to federal, commercial and private sectors. Our mission is to provide our clients professional services utilizing innovative technologies and proven management systems.

Job Description

North Wind Infrastructure and Technology is currently seeking exceptional and driven junior to mid-level Civil-Water Engineers with 1 to 5 years' experience with a strong hydrology and hydraulic modeling background who desire to work within a strong team environment. While this posting is specifically for a nationwide FEMA Risk MAP program, North Wind works on a wide variety of challenging water infrastructure related projects including design and rehabilitation of dams, levees, pipelines, stormwater systems, coastal/stream restoration, and flood protection projects. The positions require recent experience in civil engineering and hydraulic and hydrologic analyses for flood mitigation or wet infrastructure projects.
Duties include:

  • Performing and/or reviewing hydraulic and hydrologic analyses / modeling to simulate various water systems to support civil designs for water infrastructure projects,

  • Providing support to various projects requiring design and analysis of flow control structures including outlets and spillways on embankment dams, stormwater conveyance, bridge replacement, pipelines, erosion control, and various other civil-water applications,

  • Providing support in the development of design requirements, alternatives analyses, equipment selection/sizing, drawings, etc.,

  • Using design software to plan, design and/or bid hydraulic systems and related civil structures for water projects,

  • Evaluating plans for design, feasibility, safety and adherence to government regulations and other related municipal and building codes,

  • Compile and submit permit applications to local, state, and federal agencies verifying that projects comply with various regulations, and

  • Assist on proposal efforts with specifications, technical approaches, and component sourcing/costs.


    • Minimum four (4) year Bachelor's degree (Master's preferred) in civil or water resources engineering from an accredited engineering school.

    • 2-5 years of positional Civil water related or Hydrology & Hydraulic modeling experience.

    • PE or EIT and working towards a PE.

    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

    • Strong verbal and writing communication skills.

    • Certified Floodplain Management (CFM) desired.

    • Ability/willingness to travel (up to 25%),

    • Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance.

    • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

    North Wind offers a competitive pay and benefits package to include health, life, and disability insurance benefits, 401(k) with company match, generous paid leave and tuition reimbursement for eligible employees. As a company, we are committed to employee wellness, professional development, and work-life balance. We value safety, reliability, and commitment to our people! For more information about our benefits or hiring philosophy, visit the North Wind Career Opportunities Page.

    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The nature of those accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Helpline +1.208.528.8718 or use the Request for Reasonable Accommodation form to get assistance.

    North Wind is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, religion, or other legally protected status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

    Proof of citizenship will be required as a condition of employment.