This is advanced professional engineering work performing hydrologic and hydraulic analysis for the design of water control and conveyance structures and the development of engineering projects.
Job duties include: •Performs complex hydrologic modeling of District projects and prepares technical reports and other forms of communication to present methods and results. Develops computer programs or modifies existing programs and investigates application of other agency programs to District projects. Reviews and offers comments on hydraulic and hydrodynamic modeling products and generates any technical information necessary for the review. Communicates with District staff and external stakeholders. •Coordinates with district projects and construction staff in the planning, execution and quality control of projects. Reviews modeling assumptions, results and conclusions associated with modeling efforts and provides assistance in moving projects towards completion. Technical review and revision of hydrologic studies and other technical reports. Includes review of work by licensed professional engineers. •Manages external contracts, including developing scopes of work, evaluating proposals and review of invoices.
A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in environmental, civil, hydraulic, agricultural or water resource engineering, registration by the State of Florida as a Professional Engineer, and one year subsequent experience in work directly related to the field in which the position is assigned.
A master's degree from an accredited college or university in environmental, civil, hydraulic, agricultural or water resource engineering can substitute for the required experience.
Preferred candidate with experience in applying and reviewing hydrologic and hydraulic models such as ICPR, SWMM or HEC-RAS.
Base Salary: $62,316.80
Starting salary commensurate with selected candidate’s competencies and qualifications.
Your application will receive careful consideration and, if selected for an interview, you will be contacted to schedule an appointment. St. Johns River Water Management District participates in E-Verify. E-Verify is an internet based system that allows businesses to determine the eligibility of their employees to work in the Unites States.
Equal Employment Opportunity/Veterans’ Preference/Drug-Free and Tobacco-Free Workplace
Florida is divided into five water management districts to preserve and manage Florida’s precious water resources. The St. Johns River Water Management District is responsible for managing groundwater and surface water resources in all or part of 18 counties in northeast and east?central Florida. Counties entirely in the district are Brevard, Clay, Duval, Flagler, Indian River, Nassau, Putnam,... Seminole, St. Johns and Volusia. Counties partially in the district are Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Lake, Marion, Okeechobee, Orange and Osceola. District staff work from service centers in Palatka, Jacksonville, Maitland and Palm Bay.