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Senior Civil Engineer / Water Resources Engineer

  • TJG Civil Engineers and Land Planners
  • 07/15/21
  • Walnut Creek, CA
  • 94596
  • 100k / Yearly
  • Full-Time
Our Walnut Creek, CA office is actively seeking a Senior Civil Engineer / Water Resources Engineer

Job Title: Senior Civil Engineer / Water Resources Engineer

Office Location: Walnut Creek, CA

We Offer: Highly competitive base plus excellent company paid benefits package including health, dental, vision, long term disability insurance, and Simple IRA with employer match. We also provide a quarterly performance bonus program.

Top tier and numerous award-winning multidisciplinary engineering and environmental consulting firm actively seeks Senior Civil Engineer / Water Resources Engineer to join our dynamic Walnut Creek, CA office.

Our firm provide consulting engineering services in the fields of civil engineering, environmental compliance, geotechnical engineering, and water resources industries. Our firm is largely known for resolving sophisticated engineering and environmental problems in local communities, watersheds, streams, wetlands, estuaries and coastal areas with feasible and costeffective solutions. As a certified Green Business, we understand the importance of sustainability. We consider the environment for every project in which we are involved.

The ideal and successful Senior Civil Engineer / Water Resources Engineer will have the following qualifications and experience:

- Must be eligible to work in the U.S. with or without employer sponsorship

- Bachelors or Masters Civil Engineering, Water Resources Engineering or closely related field

- Registered Professional Engineer, P.E. License (Preferred)

- Minimum of five plus (5+) years of water resources engineering experience

- Civil / Water Resources Engineering experience pertaining to public sector projects such as highways, bridges, and other Caltrans transportation related projects

- Proficient working knowledge of MicroStation and AutoCAD (Civil 3D and ArcGIS are a plus)

- Experience developing construction plans, specifications, and construction cost estimates

- Experience with lowimpact development design

- Experience in drainage, erosion control, and stormwater treatment design and permitting

- Excellent analytical skills

- Excellent written and oral communication skills

Senior Civil Engineer / Water Resources Engineer role and responsibilities:

- Design and prepare engineering plans for civil water resource projects

- 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


Top tier multidisciplinary civil engineering, geotechnical engineering, water resources, and environmental compliance consulting services firm providing communities throughout California with innovative solutions to large scale public sector clients and projects.

With our five operating office locations throughout Northern and Southern California, our firm is composed of exceptionally talented professional civil engineers, hydraulic engineers, geotechnical engineers, hydrologists, biologists, geologists, environmental scientists, water quality specialists, qualified Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) developers and practitioners, qualified Industrial Stormwater Practitioners, CASQA-qualified National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Construction General Permit Trainers of Record, and CADD technicians.

Current Office Locations: Sacramento, Walnut Creek, Oakland, San Jose, and Los Angeles

Our Water Resources Engineering Areas of Expertise:

Our firm is a leader in providing innovative designs and services to protect our communities water resources. Our past project experience allows us to develop creative solutions that promote sustainability and aesthetics while managing runoff in an efficient and cost-effective way. Our success in developing solutions to protect and enhance water quality is evidenced by our long-term client relationships and repeat business in this field. For example, we have been providing on-call services to Caltrans District 4 for water quality and treatment best management practice (BMP) recommendations and design for many years. Highlights from these on-call projects include the pioneering of new treatment BMPs, such as a modified Austin Vault Sand Filter and double biofiltration swales.

Typical Project Types include bridges (including Caltrans Highway Bridge Program/Toll Credit Projects), utilities, roadways/highways, and facilities.

Water Resources Engineering Services Include:


- Hydrology

- Hydraulic Studies/Floodplain Analysis

- Bridge Hydraulics

- Water Quality

- Water Sampling


- National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Requirements

- Low-Impact Development (LID) & BMP Design

- Plans, Specifications, and Estimate (PS&E)

- Construction General Permit (CGP) Risk Assessment

- Coordination with Regulatory Agencies/ Permit Support & Agreement Preparation

- Wetland Delineation and Mitigation Design

- Geomorphology


- Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPPs)

- Temporary Creek Diversion Design

- Construction Site Inspections/Tailgate Meetings

- Water Quality & Rain Event Monitoring/ Sampling

- Infiltration Testing

- Non-stormwater Discharge Documentation

- Training

- Permit Compliance


For immediate and completely confidential employment consideration please email detailed resume to career(AT)

All candidates will receive entirely confidential employment consideration.

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