Water/Wastewater Project Engineer

Johnson, Mirmiran, and Thompson Inc. - Cincinnati, OH (30+ days ago)3.6


Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson is a dynamic, 100% employee-owned consulting firm of more than 1,600 professionals that provides a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, architecture, information technology, and related services to public agencies and private clients throughout the United States. JMT is currently ranked #57 on Engineering News-Record’s list of the Top 500 Design Firms.

JMT is seeking candidates for a Water/Wastewater Project Engineer position to join our fast-growing practice in Cincinnati, Ohio. The selected candidate will be embedded in a team of experienced project managers and professional engineers working on exciting water and wastewater infrastructure designs, including water distribution and transmission, pumping stations, sanitary rehabilitation design, green infrastructure design, and wet weather solutions for large urban clients, currently underway in the Greater Cincinnati Area and across the Mid-West and Mid-Atlantic regions.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

Work closely with professional engineers to develop construction plans and specifications for various design projects

Prepare design drawings using 3D design tool

Assist with development of technical evaluation memoranda and reports

Develop technical specifications for latest technologies

Prepare engineering cost estimates

Review constructability of design using critical thinking

Provide QA/QC of technical documents and plans

Assist project managers on development of scope, fee, and schedules for task assignments

Assist with development of marketing proposals and participate in client presentations

Other duties as assigned

The selected candidate will be responsible for delivering all project objectives for assigned tasks including preparing construction contract documents (plans, specifications, cost estimates), preparing written technical memoranda, and will be expected to coordinate with clients, contractors, outside consultants, government agencies and internal staff.

Required Skills

Experience working with Greater Cincinnati based clients at the city, county and state level preferred

Candidates must have the ability to operate effectively in a fast-paced, high-production office environment, build successful team relationships and maintain positive coworker interactions

Candidates must demonstrate adequate familiarity with hydraulic designs, specific to:

Pumping stations and force mains, experience developing system curves and transient analysis

Knowledge of hydraulic modeling for distribution and collection systems

Gravity / Combined Sewer, Manning Equation

Water and wastewater treatment process

Inflow and Infiltration analysis

The water/wastewater engineer must demonstrate organized practices, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, and have flexibility to support time-critical report development and production to meet demanding schedules

Strong computer skills are required: MS Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D, Revit, MicroStation, ArcGIS, and MS Project

Required Experience

3 - 7 years of experience practicing water / wastewater engineering

Bachelor’s degree from an ABET accredited Civil Engineering program required, Environmental or Mechanical acceptable depending on course work completed

A passing grade on the NCEES Fundamentals of Engineering exam is required

Working Conditions

Work is performed within a general office environment 95% of the time. Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require occasional standing and walking. Lighting and temperature are adequate and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. within the office environment.

Field work is required on occasion where work may be conducted outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, and dry/arid conditions. Some lifting (up to 25 lbs) may be required as needed.

Job Competencies

Attention-to-detail
Analytical Thinking/Problem Solving
Communication
Job Proficiency
Creativity and Innovation
Customer Focus
Dependability
Job-Focused Learning
Planning and Organizing/Time Management
Results-oriented

Organizational Competencies

Building Relationships & Teamwork
Integrity & Ethics
Quality Service
Safety

JMT is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity, and we are proud to be building an inclusive and diverse workforce.