Associate Project Consultant
Flood Resilience Professional
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Simpson Gumpertz & Heger

501-1,000 employees

National engineering firm
Waltham, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
SAP Products
  • Master's Degree in an Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Urban Planning, or related field
  • Communication skills: excellent written, oral and verbal communication skills. Ability to convey information to internal and external clients clearly
  • Problem-solving ability: capability to solve minor or complex problems using data, logic, and judgment. Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical skills
  • Team-oriented mindset - ability to work successfully with others toward a shared goal with active participation
  • Accountability and responsibility - ability to meet deadlines. Willingness take independent initiative to ensure tasks are completed
  • Enthusiasm, passion, and desire for continued learning of new ideas and concepts
  • Valid driver's license and an acceptable Motor Vehicle Report
  • Willingness to travel to out-of-state project sites on occasion and ability to travel to remote job sites not accessible by public transportation
  • FE/EIT certification preferred
  • Familiarity with Some of the Following Software: General - AutoCAD, Civil3D, MicroStation, ArcGIS, Revit. Civil - HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, SWMM, Infoworks, MIKE. Structural - RISA, RAM, ETABS, SAP, SAFE. Geotechnical - Geoslope Suite, Slide, Plaxis, DeepEx
  • Review national, state, and local regulatory requirements pertaining to flood hazards and flood-resistant design
  • Evaluate the risk of riverine, coastal, or stormwater flooding for buildings or other built structures
  • Identify flood mitigation strategies to protect proposed and existing buildings and other infrastructure assets
  • Collaborate with design teams including architects, other engineering disciplines, owners, developers, and property managers to determine effective and constructible solutions that enhance resiliency to flood hazards
  • Assist in the preparation of scope, schedules, and budgets for proposals
  • Develop flood loads
  • Perform structural and seepage calculations
  • Research and review flood mitigation products
  • Assist in preparing reports, presentations, construction drawings, and specifications
  • Perform construction administration and construction monitoring duties