Senior Water Resources Engineer

at Volkert
Location Franklin, Tennessee
Date Posted July 31, 2022
Category Engineering
Job Type Not Specified


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
  • Volkert Perks:

  • We offer a hybrid workplace which includes remote, hybrid, and in-office positions
  • Competitive compensation
  • Flexibility and a positive work/life balance
  • Challenging and innovative projects
  • Employee referral program
  • Professional development
  • 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
  • Wellness incentives
  • 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.

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