Water Resources Engineer

Job ID 1668 Location West Des Moines, IA Job Type Full-Time Workplace Type On-Site Apply Now

Shive-Hattery’s Water Resources Group in West Des Moines is growing and we are seeking a Project Engineer to join our team.  You will be part of our Community Development Team made up of 40 talented Engineers, Surveyors, and Landscape Architects who have a passion of serving our clients and bettering our communities. 

Civil Engineers with 5+/years of experience in stormwater, urban drainage, flood mitigation, stream restoration, watershed improvements, and green infrastructure BMP’s are encouraged to apply.  You will have an opportunity to lead a variety of projects throughout Iowa as we continue to deliver sound solutions for our clients. 

The successful candidate will serve as lead engineer on multiple projects managing technical quality, schedule, client communication, staff coordination, business development, and project scoping.  Please apply today and advance your career at Shive-Hattery! 

Education and Experience:

·       5+ Years of experience related to water resources

·       Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or related field

·       Licensed Professional Engineer in Iowa

·       Experience in the following are preferred:

·       Urban stormwater analysis and design. (XP SWMM, SewerGEMS)

·       Floodplain modeling and permitting (HEC-RAS)

·       Watershed Improvements and Stream Restoration

·       AutoCAD Civil 3D

Why Shive-Hattery?

Our learning and teaching culture is founded on collaboration. You will learn from and teach other employees while working across disciplines. You will grow your skills and continue your professional growth at Shive-Hattery.

About the Des Moines Area:

Greater Des Moines region, home to more than half a million people. While being the fastest growing metro in the Midwest (according to the U.S. Census Bureau, 2016) it remains #2 as the “Most Affordable Place to Live” (U.S. News & World Report, 2016). The Des Moines metro regularly tops lists as one of the best cities to live in the country - 26 top ten lists in the two years, in fact!

Learn more about this welcoming, vibrant and affordable place to live.

Shive-Hattery is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Future Consideration: No

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