Water Resources Engineer


Water Resources Engineer

@ Fenstermaker


  •  Responsible for engineering calculations and drawings, field observations, preparing design reports and exhibits, developing 1D and 2D computer models, floodplain mapping and watershed planning.
  •  Floodplain management leader, advisor and point of contact for flood risk assessments, mapping, reporting and communication to communities and stakeholders. 
  • Develop complex hydrologic and hydraulic models and analysis. 
  • Develop watershed master plans to protect communities from flooding, improve water quality and increase watershed resiliency. 
  • Evaluate, analyze and develop conveyance systems for stormwater, flood protection, riverine, green infrastructure, urban and coastal projection systems and emergency planning.
  • Business Development
  •  Client Relationship Management-Act as a point of contact for customers on proposal development, presentations and technical issues. 
  • Ensure new and existing clients receive the highest level of service.


  • Generate complete technical reports and proposal materials. 
  • Provide review and oversight of project work and reports prepared by junior level staff members. 
  • Coach, mentor and develop junior level engineers and staff.


  • BS or MS in Civil Engineering or related field (Hydrology, Agriculture, Environmental) 
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in floodplain management, hydrology / hydraulics, water resources planning, H&H modeling, mapping and design.
  •  Professional Engineer license in LA or ability to obtain license through reciprocity.
  •  Technical background and expertise in floodplain management, watershed management and hydraulic modeling utilizing various modeling software
  • Experience working with GIS, HEC-HMS and HEC-RAS 1D and 2D, RAS Mapper, HEC-GeoHMS, HECGeoRAS and Floodplain Mapping.
  • Understanding and knowledge of FEMA guidelines and policies relating to flood risk analysis and mapping

How to Apply:

Apply online at https://www.fenstermaker.com/about-us/careers/

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: September 20, 2021
Application Deadline: October 20, 2021