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Transportation Drainage Design Engineer Job in Cincinnati, Ohio US

Transportation Drainage Design Engineer


Posted: 5/14/2024 - Expires: 8/12/2024

Job ID: 273439600


Job Description

At HDR, our employee-owners are fully engaged in creating a welcoming environment where each of us is valued and respected, a place where everyone is empowered to bring their authentic selves and novel ideas to work every day. As we work to weave diversity, equity, and inclusion into our work and foster a sense of belonging throughout the company and within our communities, we constantly ask ourselves: What is our impact on the world?

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HDR currently has an opening for a Transportation Drainage Design Engineer to join our team in Ohio Offices. The primary duties of the Drainage Engineer are to provide project engineering, task management and project management with a focus on transportation projects and public transportation clients throughout the Midwest region. Anticipated work tasks may include; conduct hydrologic and hydraulic modeling; conduct stormwater collection systems modeling and design; collect, assimilate, and present data in reports, memos and public forums; lead production of design calculations and technical reports; and lead preparation of engineering plans and specifications for design of detention facilities, storm drains, flood control facilities, and other hydraulic structures. Will work independently as well as plan, organize, and lead small to medium groups of professionals and technicians dependent on project/task. Will conduct water resources planning, plan formulation, concept development, and develop planning documentation. Will assist in stormwater permitting efforts. Will be involved with and lead teams in highway drainage design and plans production for ODOT and Municipal clients, drainage analysis and documentation, and stormwater management design & permitting and project management.

Preferred Qualifications

5 years of experience in Drainage engineering projects
5 years of experience in transportation engineering design experience
Experience modeling bridges within HEC-RAS 2Dvious work experience with A/E/C firm


Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree
Previous experience in water resources engineering projects
Professional Engineer (PE) license
Experience with HEC-1, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, GEO-RAS, storm drain system analysis
Excellent oral and written communication skills
An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must

What We Believe
HDR is our company. Together, we build on each other's life experiences and perspectives to make great things possible every day. This shapes our collaborative culture, encourages organizational trust and connects us closer to the clients and communities we serve.

Our Commitment
As employee owners, we all have a role in creating an inclusive environment where each of us is welcomed, valued, respected and empowered to bring our authentic selves to work every day.

Our eight Employee Network Groups (Asian Pacific, Black, Hispanic/Latino(a), LGBTQ+, People with Disabilities, Veterans, Women, Young Professionals) help create a sense of belonging and foster a supportive environment where everyone is empowered to engage and contribute. Each group has an executive sponsor and is open to all employees.We provide a comprehensive benefits package that promotes employee ownership, employee health, performance, and success, which includes medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, life insurance, an employee assistance program, paid time away, parental leave, paid holidays, a retirement savings plan with employer match, employee referral bonus and tuition reimbursement. The expected compensation range for this position depends upon skills, experience, education and geographical location. (Stated benefits are for full-time regular positions. Temporary and part-time roles eligible for limited benefits.) Cincinnati, OH & Columbus, OH: $70,910 - $101,300.
Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Cincinnati
Other Locations: United States-Ohio-Columbus

Industry: Highway + Road
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

BusinessClass: Transportation Hydraulics
Job Posting: May 7, 2024

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Bachelor's degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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