Water Resources Project Engineer

Hire Resolve’s client is a leading Civil Engineering firm that is urgently seeking the expertise of a Water Resources Project Engineer in Washington, DC.


  • Plan, schedule, conduct or coordinate detailed phases of the engineering work in a part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope
  • Analyze survey reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, aerial photography and other topographical or geologic data to plan projects
  • Perform design computations
  • Design projects in accordance with client specifications and guidelines, using design software and drawing tools
  • Develop construction cost estimates
  • Assist in the preparation of engineering documents for advertisement and construction
  • Prepare and compile contract plans, specifications, and estimates
  • Manage project sub-consultants and in-house support disciplines
  • Develop extra work order requests and open-end contract task proposals
  • Attend meetings with clients
  • Coordinate with internal team members to ensure project completion by the defined deadline and established quality
  • Nonessential Functions And Responsibilities
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
  • Work is generally sedentary in nature but may require occasional standing and walking


  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or a related field from an ABET accredited engineering program
  • 5-10 years’ experience in Water Resources or related engineering discipline
  • Proficient in Microstation and/or Civil 3D CADD software
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Some lifting (up to 25 lbs) may be required as needed
  • Adaptability
  • Analytical Thinking/Problem Solving


  • Salary: $80K/yr – $120K/yr negotiable
  • Health plan: Medical, Vision, Dental, Life and Disability insurance
  • Retirement plan: 401k plan
  • Paid time off (PTO): Paid sick leave, paid holidays, maternity and paternity leave
  • Health Savings Account
  • Professional training and development

If you meet the above requirements and want to make a career-changing move, apply today by either filling in the online application form or by emailing your resume to Engineers@hireresolve.us.com

Alternatively, you are welcome to connect with the Engineering team on LinkedIn.

Please note that correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates for this position.
Please consider your application unsuccessful if you do not hear from us within 3 days.

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