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Civil Engineer - Water Resources

Company: HDR
Location: Walnut Creek
Posted on: March 9, 2023

Job Description:

About Us

WRECO recently joined HDR, a global firm specializing in architecture, engineering, and consulting. Founded in 1917, HDR is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, and maintains more than 225 offices throughout the United States (U.S.) and abroad. HDR is an employee-owned corporation and have grown to more than 10,000 employees, making HDR one of the nation's leading consulting firms.

HDR-WRECO has offices in Walnut Creek, Oakland, Santa Clara, and Elk Grove, CA. We provide services in civil engineering, environmental compliance, geotechnical engineering, and water resources. HDR-WRECO resolves sophisticated engineering and environmental problems for a variety of clients including federal, state, regional, and local agencies. Our projects often involve detailed evaluations of watersheds, streams, drainage facilities, wetlands, highways, bridges, and roadways to develop feasible and cost-effective solutions. We understand the importance of sustainability and consider the environment for every project in which we are involved.

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.

Watch Our Story:' https://www.hdrinc.com/our-story'

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.


The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Design and prepare engineering plans
  • Prepare project technical reports
  • Review project design criteria
  • Gather data and design information needed for project design
  • Perform field work to collect data and verify existing design conditions
  • Perform design calculations directed by senior engineers
  • Oversee and review work of staff engineers
  • Prepare project quantities and estimates
  • Backcheck plans and design calculations
  • Attend project meetings
  • Coordinate design with members of the design team as required
  • Coordinate with public and utility agencies
  • Assist in research for potential project pursuits *LI-MO1

    Required Qualifications
    • B.S. in Civil Engineering or related field
    • P.E. Certification
    • 5+ years of engineering experience
    • Experience developing construction plans, specifications, and construction cost estimates
    • Experience with low-impact development design
    • Experience in drainage, erosion control, and stormwater treatment design and permitting
    • Excellent analytical skills
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills
    • Working knowledge of MicroStation and AutoCAD
    • Knowledge of Civil 3D Preferred Qualifications
      • M.S. in Civil Engineering
        Why HDR

        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.

        We provide a comprehensive benefits package that promotes employee ownership, employee health, performance, and success, which includes medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, life insurance, an employee assistance program, paid time off, parental leave, paid holidays, 401(k) retirement savings plan with employer match, employee referral bonuses and tuition reimbursement. The expected compensation range for this position is $85,400.00 - $122,000.00 annually depending upon skills, experience, education and geographical location.

Keywords: HDR, Walnut Creek , Civil Engineer - Water Resources, Engineering , Walnut Creek, California

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