Taylor Engineering, Inc. seeks a WaterfrontStaff Engineer to join our Destin, Florida office. Taylor Engineering has an incredible opportunity to support our interdisciplinary waterfront, coastal, water resources, and environmental team members.
Duties and Responsibilities
Planning, analysis, design, permitting, and inspection of waterfront or marine structures such as seawalls, bulkheads, marine foundations, docks, piers, ship terminals, marinas, and boat ramps
Shore protection design and permitting including beach nourishment and living shorelines
Coastal process analyses, inlet management, and coastal feasibility studies
Artificial reef design, permitting, and monitoring
Construction observation and administration
Preparation of technical submittals including letters, technical reports, drawings, technical specifications, and contract documents
Support environmental scientists with environmental monitoring and restoration design
Communicate with various municipality, utility, and government regulatory agencies
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering or other applicable engineering disciplines; preferably with Master of Science or Master of Engineering in civil or coastal engineering
Experience: 1 – 4 years in civil, coastal, or waterfront engineering
Registration: Engineer in Training (EIT) with education requirements and commitment to pursue Florida Professional Engineer (PE) or Florida Structural Engineer (SE) licensure upon attainment of required work experience
Preferred Candidate Characteristics
Organized with the ability to multi-task
Energetic, detail-oriented team player
Excellent oral and writing skills with the ability to prepare technical reports
Effective analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to interpret complex technical, scientific, and abstract information; and to spot issues during review of design drawings and diagrams
Basic understanding of concrete design, steel design, timber design, and piling design in accordance with standard practices or applicable codes
Basic understanding of the marine environment with education/coursework in wave mechanics and littoral processes
Ability to carry out complex mathematical calculations using Matlab, Excel/VBA, or similar tools
Ability (or willingness to learn) to operate small vessels and UAVs (drones)
Lifting up to (35) pounds unassisted
Sitting for extended periods of time
Possesses acceptable vision (with or without corrective lenses) to be able to see and navigate a computer screen
Ability to conduct work in field and on construction sites
Who are we?
Here at Taylor we are a team. We succeed together, and we fail together. We are a group of professionals in a business casual, team member-focused environment. We support career growth and personal development. We work hard and play hard; doing both with incredible values each member of the team upholds. We are servant leaders, seeking to help others. We are quirky and comical and if you’re striving to be your best, you’re one of us.
You are not a number at Taylor and our benefit plans show we take care of our people. From flextime to playtime and from the boardroom to the classroom, you’ll find a slew of policies and programs designed to benefit you. We offer medical and dental at no cost to the employee, vision, group life, medical leave, short- and long-term disability, accrued paid leave, 401k match, as well as…
Licensure, training, continuing education, and tuition reimbursement
Participation in the Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)
Flextime scheduling and work from home options
Seven paid holidays and two floating holidays
Wellness incentives and monthly fitness reimbursement
Health savings account, flexible spending account, and health reimbursement options
Short- and long-term disability
Relocation reimbursement package (if necessary)
Considering relocating to or within the state of Florida? No need to wait until retirement to enjoy the sunny and warm climate, world-renowned beaches, and attractions. Florida is one of a few states that charges no state income tax, and our cost of living typically trends below the national average, depending on where you decide to call home.
Nestled between Pensacola and Panama City, Destin offers stunning white sand beaches along the Gulf of Mexico. From beaches to boating, golf to go karts, fishing to festivals, Destin is family-friendly community with a small-town feel and a highly rated school system. Florida’s Panhandle is within reasonable driving distances from major attractions and sporting events in New Orleans, Atlanta, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville; so, you will never run out of things to do! Need more reasons why Destin, Florida is right for you? Check out these websites:
Taylor Engineering, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.
Telecommuting is allowed.
About Taylor Engineering, Inc.
Taylor Engineering, Inc. is a growing dynamic team with offices in Jacksonville, Destin, Sarasota, and Tampa Florida. Our team delivers focused, leading-edge solutions to challenges in the water environment. We specialize in beach and inlet management; dredging and dredged material management; environmental assessments, restoration, and permitting; policy, planning, and programming; flood risk management; water resources management; waterway and marine structures; marinas, docks, and piers; and ports, harbors, and navigation.
Taylor Engineering, at its core, is a group of professionals in a business-casual, team-focused environment. We support your growth and development, both in your career and personal life. The team passionately upholds our fundamental values in our daily lives and in the work we produce. We are servant leaders, seeking to help others, working together to achieve a common goal. We pride ourselves on adapting the FISH! principals of Play, Be There, Make Their Day, and Choose Your Attitude. Taking time to enjoy the fruits of our labor, we enjoy a variety of on- and off-site, company-sponsored activities. Our reputation was built upon hard work in a supportive and fun environment. You’ll quickly see why we all come to work every day!