Are we the road to your future?
Volkert is employee owned and a Top 100 design firm, committed to delivering the future of infrastructure in three key areas of service: Design + Engineering , Planning + Environmental , and Program + Construction Management .
We are currently searching for an experienced Senior Water Resources Engineer to support our West Gulf Region located in Tennessee .
What you ll be doing:
Prepare reports and designs for stormwater and water resources projects
Prepare roadway drainage designs and coordinate inclusion of designs in roadway plans
Prepare bridge and culvert hydrologic and hydraulic studies
Serve as mentor and train junior staff
Permitting through various federal, state, and local agencies
Participate in business development activities
What you need to have:
B.S. in Civil Engineering or equivalent
10+ years of experience in drainage design and EPSC design
Experience with floodplain modelling and permitting preferred
TN Professional Engineer license
TDOT Project experience
Experience with HEC-RAS, HY-8, Geopak Drainage, or other drainage software
CPESC a plus
Characteristics of a successful Volkert team member:Be a brand ambassador for the company who engages in diversity and inclusion,Be self-motivated to meet individual goals and maintain accountability in a team environmentExercise initiative and independent judgement in the solution of work problemsBe able to communicate effectively- verbal and writtenBe able to multi-task in a team environment
We offer a hybrid workplace which includes remote, hybrid, and in-office positions
Flexibility and a positive work/life balance
Challenging and innovative projects
Employee referral program
Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
401(k) retirement savings plan + employer matching
Paid Time Off (PTO) and holidays
Medical, Dental, & Vision
Employer-Paid Life/AD&D insurance
Employer-Paid short-term disability and long-term disability
Additional voluntary benefits
The words from our President and Chief Executive Officer, Thomas A. Hand, PE, capture best how you can make an impact while working for Volkert.
"For nearly a century, Volkert has done meaningful work that improves our infrastructure and quality of life. With our commitment to employee ownership and sustainable growth, you can build a career here that really makes a difference."
- Thomas A. Hand, PE, President and Chief Executive Officer
Volkert does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee-based recruitment services.