Shumaker Consulting Engineering and Land Surveying, D.P.C.
Location: Binghamton, New York
Type: Full Time
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Years of Experience:
5 - 10
Shumaker Consulting Engineering and Land Surveying, D.P.C. is seeking a Project Engineer in our Civil and Water Resources departments.
Water Resources - To work in local and statewide markets providing water resources expertise in hydrology and hydraulics for flood risk management, stream restoration, and dam safety. This position offers an excellent opportunity for career growth and can be located in Albany, NY, Binghamton, NY, Cleveland, OH and remotely.
Civil - To lead, supervise, plan, schedule, conduct, and coordinate detailed phases of civil/site, transportation, and/or solar site development projects.
Supervises or coordinates the work of design engineers, draftspersons, technicians, and others who assist in projects, assignments & tasks.
Keep project tasks on schedule to meet deadlines.
Performs work that involves conventional engineering practice, but may include a variety of complex features such as conflicting design requirements, and extensive project coordination.
Write Technical and Design Report Documents.
Review and markup plan sets and quantity estimates, back check revisions.
Assist in preparing project scopes and budgets.
Interact with clients, customers, officials, and contractors.
Attend project meetings and present specific aspects of engineering assignments
WATER RESOURCES RESPONSIBILITIES
Serve as lead Water Resource Engineer with extensive hydrologic and hydraulic modeling experience to successfully execute flood risk management studies, stream restoration, and dam rehabilitation/removal projects.
Make decisions independently regarding engineering complexities and methods
Prepare design calculations, reports, specifications, and plans for projects
Lead technical discussions with agencies, clients, and the general public
Marketing of flood risk management and stream restoration services, proposal writing, and cost estimating
Oversight and training to junior engineers
Registered Professional Engineer (PE) in the state of NY or ability to obtain licensure in New York State within 6 months required
Valid Driver License
BS Engineering from an accredited four year college
5+ years of experience
Experience with Transportation & Highway Design Knowledge of NYSDOT and/or NYSTA, and local municipal transportation infrastructure or civil/site design experience.
Microstation & Inroads or AutoCAD experience required
Project management experience including budget and schedule monitoring and control responsibilities desired, but not required
Effective communication skills
Highly detailed & goal oriented
WATER RESOURCES QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelors of Science in Engineering (MS is preferred)
Minimum 5 years of experience in Water Resources engineering
NY Professional Engineer license
Hydrologic modeling expertise in HEC-HMS, HydroCAD, TR-55 and similar methods
Hydraulic modeling expertise in HEC-RAS and 2D modeling
Experience in AutoCAD, ArcGIS, Civil3D (desirable)
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Additional experience with sediment transport, natural channel design, streambank stabilization would be a plus
About Shumaker Consulting Engineering and Land Surveying, D.P.C.
Shumaker Consulting Engineering & Land Surveying, D.P.C. (SCE) was established in 1956 and reincorporated under the leadership of Linda M. Shumaker, P.E., President and Managing Principal, in 1992. SCE is a certified Women-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) offering professional services to public and private sector clients throughout the northeastern United States. SCE is fully licensed to provide engineering and land surveying/geomatics services in the states of New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Maine. Our corporate headquarters is located in the City of Binghamton, NY. Additional offices are strategically located in the cities of Utica, NY; Albany, NY; and Montrose, PA. We employ 47 knowledgeable and dedicated staff members throughout all of our office locations allowing our firm to respond quickly to most requests. We meet demanding schedules and accommodate limited budgets to successfully complete your most difficult project assignments. Our responsiveness and conscientious participation in project activities has been appreciated by our clients. We understand the importance to complete short notice assignments in a timely and economical manner. Formal, written review comments rec...eived from our clients have stated that work completed by SCE staff is “very professional” and that SCE personnel provided “good communication” and “took the lead.” Our assignments have been successful because our firm provided “good work,” “prompt” services, “good documents,” and was “very cooperative” during project assignments. Our services include, Engineering (Civil Site, Highways & Local Roads, Aviation, Traffic, Water & Wastewater Systems); Environmental (SEQR/NEPA, Permitting, Impact Statements, Due Diligence, Wetlands, Solid Hazardous Waste, Asbestos & Lead); Water Resources (Flood Hazard Mitigation & Resiliency Design, Stream Restoration, Watershed Studies/Comprehensive Stormwater Management, Dam Safety, Bridge Backwater Studies); Geomatics/Survey & Mapping (UAV (Drone), LIDAR Scanning, Boundary & ROW, GPS/GIS, Stream Survey, Special Studies, Control Survey, ROW/Acquisition Mapping, Deformation, Topographic Survey, Utility Mapping, Construction Support, Hydrographic/Fathometry); and Construction Review (Construction Observation/Inspection and Construction Administration).