Senior Water Resources Engineer
Raleigh, NC 
Posted 1 day ago
Job Description

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

HDR is looking for a Senior Water Resources Engineer with a technical background in hydrologic and hydraulic modeling of water resources infrastructure to join our Water Business Group team in Raleigh, NC. The Senior Water Resources Engineer will be responsible for leading projects that include planning and modeling related to watersheds, streams, lakes, and closed drainage systems. They will need to be skilled in leading a team of professionals performing hydrologic and hydraulic modeling using various modeling software, using GIS to assist with parameter and model development, planning and reporting tasks, and managing project financials. The Senior Water Resources Engineer shall also be responsible for existing client management and marketing activities including project proposals and development of new clients and project opportunities.



Required Qualifications

BS in Civil Engineering required

PE required

10+ years of experience related to hydrologic and hydraulic modeling

Must have excellent communication skills and thrive working in a team environment

An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must

Must have significant experience with various hydrologic and hydraulic modeling software and GIS

Must have experience in project and client management activities

Preferred Qualifications

MS in Civil Engineering preferred

Local candidates are preferred


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

Primary Location: United States-North Carolina-Raleigh
Industry: Water
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular
BusinessClass: Stormwater / Wet Weather
Job Posting: Oct 16, 2020

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
10+ years
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