Civil - Environmental, Civil - Water / Wastewater, Civil Engineering
4 Year Degree
The Environment and Energy Department is seeking a licensed Civil or Environmental Engineer to join Minnesota's largest county's Land and Water Unit. This Engineer will be responsible for providing water and soil conservation related engineering support, planning, analysis, design, and project management for work assigned to the Environmental Protection Division. This position will require working effectively with watershed management organizations, local governments, state agencies, landowners and partners to protect and restore land and water resources, so as to enhance the health, safety and quality of life of our residents and communities.This position is located downtown, Minneapolis, with the ability to travel to various sites throughout the county.
To view the complete posting and complete the online application, visit www.hennepin.jobs
by 5:00 pm, Wednesday, April 5, 2017.
Best Qualified Candidates will have:
A bachelor's degree or higher in civil or environmental engineering and four years or more of professional engineering experience
Licensure as a Professional Engineer with the Minnesota Board of Registration (Board of AELSLAGID).
Two or more years of related experience in areas such as: hydrology, hydraulics, and water quality planning, modeling, and design; environmental permitting; project management
Familiarity with the implementation phase of TMDL projects; watershed planning, rules, and regulations; drainage law
Experience using GIS Software, HEC-RAS, HydroCAD, SWAT, P8, MIDS, and WINSLAMM
Ability to communicate and present technical and sensitive information effectively, both verbally and in writing
Skills and experience to effectively evaluate the work of other external engineers and technicians
Project management experience
Demonstrated commitment to and experience implementing smart development principles
Additional Salary Information: Why join us? Hennepin County is well known for their employee benefits which includes: a generous health, dental, vision and wellness package, short and long term disability insurance, pension plan, saving plans, paid parental leave, and much more. We value lifelong learning and offer onsite training, tuition reimbursement, and leadership development.
Don't just make the difference, be the difference. Join us as we enhance the health, safety and quality of life to Hennepin County residents. With over 100 sites, our headquarters and many services are located in downtown Minneapolis – easily accessible by bus and light rail. With over 30 departments, Hennepin County offer competitive career opportunities specializing in: business operations; envi...ronment and energy; IT; health care; human services; libraries; public health; public safety and emergency management; real estate, property records, licenses and elections; and roads, transit and community development. We value lifelong learning and offer onsite training, tuition reimbursement, and leadership development. Come join us! To view our job opportunities, visit www.hennepin.jobs.