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Junior Water Resources Engineer at Wood PLC in Wichita, Kansas

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Job Description:

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking a Junior Water Resources Engineer to join our team in Wichita, KS.

Are you a Civil or Agricultural Engineer with 0 - 4 years of experience? Are you looking for an opportunity to work with an established engineering consulting firm that values its employee's enthusiasm and technical contributions? We encourage you to apply for this opportunity. We are dedicated to providing the atmosphere to allow individuals to grow their career.

Key Responsibilities
  • Will conduct field investigations on various projects including but not limited to: dam safety inspections, hydrology and hydraulic evaluations, and levee inspections for our municipal, state and federal government clients
  • Will perform engineering calculations including hydrologic and hydraulic modelling tasks for a variety of water resources projects including dams, levee systems, watershed & floodplain studies, streambank stabilization, and stormwater systems
  • Assist in analysis and design studies and produce written and oral reports
  • Will work under the guidance and mentorship of senior engineers
  • Will supervise technicians as needed

Skills / Qualifications
  • BS degree in Civil or Agricultural Engineering required
  • EIT Certification
  • 0-4 years' experience
  • Preferred Software experience:

    • USACE HEC Programs (HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, etc.), SWMM, 2-Dimentional Flow Modelling, ESRI ArcGIS, and CADD

  • Experience with programming languages such as Python, C++, Java, and etc. a plus
  • Advanced GIS experience such as Model Builder, Python, and advanced analysis tools (Spatial & 3D Analyst) a plus
  • Great technical writing and communication skills
  • Must pass a drug screen, background check, and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.