Senior Water Resources Engineer

Stone Environmental Inc.

Location: Montpelier, VT

Type: Full Time

Education: Bachelor's Degree

Experience: 5 - 10 Years

Stone Environmental, Inc. of Montpelier, Vermont is seeking a dedicated senior water resources engineer to lead our stream restoration practice. The successful applicant will work with a group of engaged professionals and a variety of partners, including municipalities, regional conservation organizations, state agencies, and watershed stewardship organizations, to develop and lead ecosystem restoration projects, typically involving dam removal, road-stream crossing upgrades, habitat improvement, floodplain reconnection, and bioengineering practices. The candidate will serve as a mentor for engineering staff, provide senior technical support for a variety of natural resources restoration projects, and conduct business development activities. The ideal candidate will possess cross-disciplinary experience and a demonstrated ability to apply that experience to the improvement and stewardship of water resources in Northern New England. The preferred applicant will be comfortable supporting all engineering project phases, from conceptual design and scoping efforts to final design, permitting, and construction management/oversight.

Job Responsibilities

 Lead ecosystem restoration practice

 Mentor junior engineers and engineers in training

 Develop restoration projects with partnering organizations

 Provide senior technical oversight of engineering analyses and designs, permit documents, and construction activities

 Participate in project scoping, site assessment, hydraulic analysis, and preparation of engineering drawings, permit documents, construction specifications, and technical reports

 Interact with partners, client representatives, and review agencies

 Lead and contribute to project meetings and technical discussions with clients and stakeholders

 Support field work, which may include working in inclement weather, hiking through rough terrain, wading in flowing streams, and occasional overnights

 Travel within and outside of Vermont as necessary to support project work and development needs

Required Qualifications

To be considered for this position, the applicant should possess the following minimum qualifications:

 A current Professional Engineering license. A Vermont P.E license or the ability to achieve Vermont P.E.

through reciprocity is required. A New Hampshire P.E. is also desirable.

 Strong proficiency with AutoCAD/Civil 3D

 Demonstrated experience with hydrologic and hydraulic modeling

 Demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple tasks and objectives

 Proven ability to develop project plans, anticipate and address project challenges, and complete technical reports

 Excellent oral and written communication skills

 Legally able to work in the United States (proper documentation required)

 Valid driver’s license

Experience and Education

 B.S. in civil engineering, environmental engineering, hydrology, or closely related discipline, with a

demonstrated interest in water resources

 At least eight years of relevant experience in one or more of the technical areas described in the position summary

 Advanced knowledge of stream geomorphology and demonstrated experience in the assessment and restoration of fluvial systems

 Experience with Vermont’s stream and wetland regulations is a plus but is not required

How to Apply

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