Headquartered in McLean, VA, Solv is a small business that supports the mission of government and commercial clients by providing sustainable solutions based on sound engineering, science, economic, and management principles. Solv has an immediate need for a Civil/Water Resources Engineer to provide full-time support for watershed planning and other environmental and resilience efforts of federal clients in the Washington, DC metropolitan area and other locations nationwide.
Candidates must have 5 to 7 years of experience in several of the following areas: hydrologic and hydraulic modeling; flood elevation/profile determinations; the evaluation of irrigation and agricultural water supply systems (such as pressurized and open channel irrigation systems); the evaluation of the effects of dam construction/rehabilitation at the planning phase; and the evaluation of groundwater aquifer impacts from proposed projects.
Ideal candidates will have experience integrating engineering review considerations into interdisciplinary planning and policy documents, and she/he will be familiar with watershed planning in accordance with the federal Principles and Guidelines (P&G) and other federal agency-specific programmatic practices. Experience working with the Natural Resource Conservation Service, Bureau of Reclamation, or the Army Corps of Engineers is a plus. On top of the listed experience, additional geotechnical engineering experience would be considered favorably.
Candidates must be a registered professional engineer in at least one state. Candidates must have a BS in water resources engineering, civil engineering, agricultural engineering, environmental engineering, or a related engineering degree. An MS degree in these engineering disciplines is preferred. All candidates must possess outstanding oral and written communications skills.
Candidates must be able to pass a background check for a security clearance. Solv is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
Please reply at the following email address and include “Civil/Water Resources Engineer (HS2020)” in the subject line: firstname.lastname@example.org. The email should include a resume and cover letter describing your experience and interest in the position.