Office location: Berkeley, Los Angeles, Arcata, CA or Portland, OR
Stillwater Sciences seeks highly motivated junior-level engineer to serve as a member of an inter-disciplinary team working on habitat restoration planning, design, and implementation, as well as general water resources management projects, throughout California, the Pacific Northwest, and Rockies.
The Engineer with be responsible for:
Topographic and bathymetric survey
Integrating mapping and analytical tasks in ArcGIS and AutoCAD
Hydraulic and sediment transport modeling (1-D and 2-D)
Design tasks in AutoCAD Civil3D, including grading, creating and working with surfaces, and design drawing production
Development of construction specifications and cost estimates
Construction management for restoration and infrastructure projects
Qualified applicants should possess:
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in engineering
EIT certification and ability to obtain a PE within 1–2 years
Proficiency in Excel
Demonstrated excellence with verbal and written communication
Ability to work independently and collaboratively to organize resources, analyze data, and confidently interact with project team members
Passion for rivers and furthering river science and the practice of river restoration
Ideal candidates will possess west coast experience in/with:
Restoration planning, design, and implementation in riverine, wetland and estuarine environments
Threatened and Endangered (T&E) species recovery, integrated multi-benefit restoration, stormwater engineering, trails and park design, fish passage, and/or dam removal
Total station, RTK GPS, and bathymetric survey equipment
AutoCAD Civil3D including surfaces, grading, and plan layout
Excel spreadsheet models, and writing code, including using R
Modeling stream channel hydraulics
Construction management and oversight
Compensation and Application Details:
Full-time position with benefits.
Out-of-town work required.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Stillwater Sciences provides a competitive compensation package including a 401(k) plan, ESOP, and full health and dental care.
Please send a cover letter with a resume, writing sample, and salary requirements in MS Word or PDF format to: email@example.com.
Please indicate “Junior Restoration/Civil Engineer” in the subject line.
Resumes without a cover letter and writing sample will not be considered.
Position will remain open until filled.
To learn more about the position or Stillwater Sciences, visit our website here: https://www.stillwatersci.com/junior-restoration-engineer-civil-engineer/
About Stillwater Sciences
About Stillwater Sciences:
Stillwater Sciences (www.stillwatersci.com) is an environmental consulting firm specializing in science-based solutions to aquatic, terrestrial, and watershed resource management. We assist government agencies, NGOs, and private clients with environmental problem solving, planning, design, and permitting using a multi-disciplinary approach that integrates physical and biological processes. We have about 70 dedicated and enthusiastic employees located along the West Coast in five main offices. We maintain a collaborative work environment that promotes productive and rigorous applied science. We pride ourselves on defining and shaping our individual careers in a way that provides a healthy rhythm of work and life responsibilities. Success at Stillwater requires a healthy blend of passion, initiative, commitment, flexibility, and teamwork. Stillwater Sciences is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.