Professional Engineer position that provides engineering services and makes engineering decisions for a section that supports the success of one or more of the District's strategic programs. Engineering services and decisions are based on a comprehensive knowledge and consistent application of theories, precepts, concepts, and practices related to hydraulic and hydrologic engineering. The incumbent plans, schedules, conducts, and coordinates detailed phases of moderate to complex engineering projects or processes.
This position is responsible for conducting canal and structure capacity studies; performing level of service evaluations of watersheds; performing flow rating analyses of spillways, culverts and pumping stations; analyzing and evaluating hydraulic and hydrologic data; maintaining and enhancing the District’s FLOW program; developing computer programs for hydraulic and hydrologic engineering computations; preparing or reviewing the hydraulic designs of water control structures, impoundments, canals and pipelines; managing contracts for engineering services; and developing effective working relationships with team members.
This position may be filled at the Engineering Specialist 4 level.
Engineer Staff: Bachelor's degree from an ABET/EAC accredited program is required. Preference will be given to candidates with an advanced engineering degree. At least 4+ years of experience that demonstrates measurable career progression within the water resources engineering discipline.
Florida-registered Professional Engineer (P.E.) is required or ability to obtain Florida P.E. license within six (6) months of employment by reciprocation of Professional Engineer license from another state.
Engineering Specialist 4: Bachelor's degree from an ABET/EAC accredited program and 4+ years’ experience that demonstrates measurable career progression within engineering discipline.
Valid State of Florida Driver’s License is required.
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