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City of Arlington Engineering Tech - Stormwater

THIS POSITION WILL CLOSE ON 1/12/2020.

SALARY: 21.90 - 27.38 Hourly USD

JOB SUMMARY:  Performs a variety of technical and field engineering tasks for stormwater and floodplain related inquiries and projects.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  1. Ability to assist in the design and preparation of engineering plans, maps, specifications, and cost estimates in connection with the construction and maintenance of a variety of engineering capital projects; prepares graphics such as exhibits, charts, illustrations, graphs, location maps using GIS.
  2. Ability to perform computer aided design (CAD) drafting in AutoCAD and computing operations in preparation of a wide variety of engineering drawings and plans.
  3. Ability to provide information and assistance to contractors, developers, engineers, and the general public on stormwater and floodplain inquires and activities; researches policies, manuals, maps, easements, plans, and plats; ensures issues are resolved in a timely and efficient manner.
  4. Ability to receive citizen requests and inquires and confer with public to define and resolve stormwater and floodplain related issues and assist with public education and outreach efforts.
  5. Ability to assist Senior Engineer with the preparation of reports related to substantial improvements and substantial damage reviews, disaster response efforts, and drainage concerns
  6. Ability to assist Senior Engineer with the review of floodplain development permits for building permits and minor capital improvement projects.   

OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS:

  1. Ability to manage the City’s Floodplain Map Repository for floodplain files and pertinent information including, but not limited to, floodplain maps, elevation certificate records, flood studies, and other FEMA data.
  2. Ability to assist Stormwater Fund Administrator with the maintenance of the Stormwater Impervious Cover Database in GIS.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Knowledge of modern office procedures, methods and equipment including computers and their application to engineering administration and data management.
  • Knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet software.
  • General knowledge of surveying practices and procedures and surveying law.
  • Skill in making mathematical computations.
  • Skill in communication with other city employees and the public by oral and written means.
  • Ability to read and interpret field notes and construction specifications.
  • Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication.
  • Ability to create clear, concise reports regarding engineering issues.
  • Ability to use independent judgment and make sound decisions.
  • Ability to perform a variety of physical skills including, but not limited to holding, seeing, calculating, and writing.
  • Ability to operate a variety of office equipment including, but not limited to PC, CAD, and calculator
  • Ability to organize and coordinate materials, information and resources associated with stormwater and floodplain projects.
  • Ability to read topography maps and access drainage patterns and conditions
  • Ability to work in both indoor and outdoor environments.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and adaptable to change in support of engineering staff.

Qualifying Education and Experience:

Two years of college with course work in science, surveying, engineering, or mathematics plus two years related work experience, or any equivalent combination of education and/or experience. Experience with a municipality preferred but not required. Must successfully complete required pre-employment screen which includes a criminal background check, motor vehicle record check and drug & alcohol testing. Possession of a valid Driver's License (Class C). Designation as a TFMA Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM) is preferred, but not required.

https://www.arlingtontx.gov/city_hall/departments/human_resources/career_opportunities


HDR - Rail Designer/Engineer
Job Description:

HDR is currently seeking a Rail Designer/Engineer to join our Fort Worth, TX office. The primary duties of the Rail Designer/Engineer are to assist in and potentially lead the development of track and civil design plans, specifications, and cost estimates for a variety of mainline, industrial, yard and terminal projects with Class I railroads, shortlines, industrial and transit clients. Civil and track engineering assignments may include geometrics, drainage and utilities tasks and coordination with other disciplines. Potential lead designer responsibilities may include managing project scope, budget and schedule as well as development of design criteria, project guides, project meeting notes, and project controls. Position may require periodic client visits, site visits, field assessments, and construction inspection, as needed.

Required Qualifications:

  • BS in Civil Engineering required
  • 2+ years of experience
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience using MicroStation required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PE preferred
  • Experience in railroad design preferred
  • Experience using AutoCAD preferred
  • Experience using InRoads, InRail, and/or Geopak preferred
  • Experience as Lead Designer is preferred

Salary:
Negotiable 

Contact Information:
Ben Miccichi
Benjamin.miccichi@hdrinc.com
512-912-5196


Baird, Hampton & Brown - Civil EIT Job Opening

Job Description:

BHB is a well-respected engineering consulting firm in Fort Worth with over 26 years of history serving the industry. BHB has an immediate opening for an experienced general Civil Engineer in Training (EIT) to join its team in the Fort Worth or Grapevine office.

The EIT will work on civil projects for municipal governments and private developments.

In addition, he/she will work closely with Designers to create civil drawings.

The EIT will analyze survey reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, aerial photography, and other topographical or geologic data to plan projects.

This is an excellent opportunity to work with a growing company with a fabulous reputation.

This full-time position offers a competitive salary with a complete benefits package and a casual, friendly work environment. Benefits include paid time off, holidays, 401K, health insurance, life insurance, summer hours and more.

Requirements:

  • Must have passed Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exam.
  • Must be familiar with AutoCad Civil 3D and MS Office.
  • Must have a four year degree in Civil Engineering or a related degree.
  • Must have a clean criminal background and the ability to pass a drug test.
  • EIT license is required.
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal.

STORMWATER ENGINEER/SR. PM – FORT WORTH/DALLAS/FRISCO (JOB ID: 1980)

Fort Worth/Dallas/Frisco, Texas

Freese and Nichols is currently searching for an experienced engineer to serve as a senior project manager for stormwater-related projects in our Fort Worth, Dallas or Frisco Office.  Candidate should be able to manage and perform routine to complex engineering work related to stormwater modeling and design that requires application of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria.

Qualified candidates must have experience with hydrology and hydraulic analysis and design software as follows:

Civil 3D or MicroStation, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, HEC-GeoHMS, HEC-GeoRAS, HEC-RAS 2D, XP-SWMM, ArcGIS, and Microsoft Office Suite

Experience with the preparation of design plans, technical specifications, and opinion of probable construction costs of closed systems, open channels, culverts and bridges, and detention ponds is required.

Candidate must be able to communicate clearly through strong technical writing as well as in verbal situations such as meetings and public presentations. Applicant must work well in a team environment and be able to address multiple concurrent priorities successfully. Applicant must be willing to interface with clients and develop strong working relationships through project interaction.

This position requires a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering and at least five years of relevant experience in Stormwater Engineering.  Applicant must be a Registered Professional within the State of Texas or able to become registered within one month of starting.

**NOTE: Position has flexibility to be located at the Fort Worth, Dallas or Frisco office. 

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General Services Administration ~ Civil Engineer

Job Description:

As a Senior Civil Engineer Consultant, you will be responsible for the performance of civil engineering aspects of Prospectus Level and nonprospectus level projects, 
which comprise the most major, politically sensitive, and complex initiatives. This position is located in the Public Buildings Service, Engineering Branch of the Design
and Construction Division, Fort Worth, TX.

Job Requirements:

A Degree in professional engineering OR a combination of college level education, training, and/or technical experience. For specifics on qualifying education and/or
experience use the following link: Basic Requirements for Engineer Positions.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:
In addition to the Basic Requirements listed above, applicants must demonstrate one year of experience equivalent to the GS12 level in the Federal service.
Specialized experience is demonstrating knowledge and application of civil engineering concepts, principles, and practices applicable to the full range of engineering
duties concerned with the design, construction, and maintenance of large office buildings, large special purpose structures (such as warehouses, parking garages,
and other facilities), and site utility, drainage and grading systems and components of a complex nature.

Salary Range:

$89,383 - $116,203

Contact Information:

Sherin Golden, Human Resources Specialist 817-978-3579


Mycoskie+McInnis+Associates ~ Engineer In Training ~ Arlington, Texas

Job Desription:

Mycoskie+McInnis+Associates (MMA) is looking for an eager and resourceful Engineer-in-Training (EIT) to help us grow our firm’s diverse portfolio. mma is a growing civil engineering, landscape architecture, surveying and planning firm located in the heart of the DFW area. Our firm gives you the opportunity to touch a project from start to finish. We exceed expectations by taking an ownership mentality of all our projects with integrity, excellence and teamwork.

The EITs we are looking for need to be ready to take on land development projects, ranging from intimate parks to large-scale, comprehensive and sustainable, master-planned communities. The primary focus of this position is to successfully design land development projects and implement the steps required in the process to receive governmental approval.  All EITs are expected to work toward registration as a Professional Engineer as soon as possible. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: 

  • To assist in the design and management of land development projects
  • Assist with the preparation of design calculations for all facets of civil design.
  • Assist with the preparation of preliminary investigations, plans, & technical reports.
  • Design water, sanitary sewer, storm sewer, paving, and grading improvements for the project in AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Manage personal design time against a budget
  • Help manage Engineering Technician staff assigned to the project
  • Meet with private and public agencies before and during the project
  • Attend public meetings.
  • Develop and maintain project schedules.
  • Communicate with Clients concerning project specifics

Job Requirements:

  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering and be a registered Engineer-in-Training.
  • Passed the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exam
  • 0 - 4 years of recent experience
  • Proficient in latest versions of AutoCAD, Excel and word processing software.
  • Uses judgment in making minor adaptations and modifications to plan design.
  • Excellent writing/verbal communication skills for interaction with multi-disciplinary staff, clients and regulatory agencies.
  • Excellent organization skills.
  • Self-starter, detailed oriented, and finisher

Salary Range:

Compensation will be based on the applicant's experience and qualifications.

Contact Information: 

Yulien Hawkins
817-469-1671
hr@mmatexas.com


Mycoskie+McInnis+Associates ~ Professional Engineer ~ Arlington, Texas

Job Desription: Mycoskie+McInnis+Associates (MMA) is looking for a skilled and determined Civil Engineer to help us grow our firm’s diverse portfolio.  mma is a growing civil engineering, landscape architecture, surveying and planning firm located in the heart of the DFW area. Our firm gives you the opportunity to touch a project from start to finish. We exceed expectations by taking an ownership mentality of all our projects with integrity, excellence and teamwork. The engineer we are looking for needs to be ready to take on land development projects, ranging from intimate parks to large-scale, comprehensive and sustainable, master-planned communities.The primary focus of this position is to successfully design and manage land development projects and to help streamline the design process while increasing quality.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering
  • P.E. License in the State of Texas
  • MINIMUM five (5) years of engineering experience required.
  • Proficient in latest versions of AutoCAD, Excel and word processing software.
  • Knowledge and application of engineering theories and principles, concepts, and fundamentals
  • Planning, organizational and project management skills
  • Ability to work independently, and to manage multiple projects with limited supervision.
  • Effective decision making skills.
  • Excellent communication skills with demonstrated ability to communicate engineering information clearly and concisely.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills (includes technical writing)
  • Ability to think analytically and solve complex problems
  • Ideal candidates will be self-motivated, and possess a strong desire to satisfy clients

Salary Range:

Compensation will be based on the applicant's experience and qualifications.

Contact Information: 
Yulien Hawkins
817-469-1671
hr@mmatexas.com