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Jacobs Water Conveyance Engineer (Hydraulic Modeling) in Portland, Oregon

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

Design your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

If you want an opportunity to solve complex challenges and do meaningful work, then you should our team as a Water Conveyance Engineer in Portland. As part of our team, you’ll assist with urban water, wastewater, and stormwater planning, modeling, and design projects. You’ll use your expertise in network hydraulic modeling, hydrologic modeling, and GIS. You’ll also have the opportunity to utilize your technical skills to work with a team on creative approaches to problem solving including task automation and system optimization. In addition, you’ll evaluate, select and apply standards of advanced engineering and modeling techniques, develop computer model applications for complex hydrologic and hydraulic systems, perform technical writing and client presentations and engage in programming, statistical analysis, and data research.


Here’s What You’ll Need:

• Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering

• Engineer in Training certification

• Minimum 7 years of experience

• Experience with applications such as InfoWorks ICM, InfoSWMM, SewerGEMs, XPSWMM, PCSWMM, Mike Urban, EPASWMM, EPASSOAP, InfoWater, WaterGEMs, EPANet, and ArcGIS

• Experience with master planning

• Model development and calibration experience

• Hydraulic or operational design experience

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

• Graduate degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering

• Professional Engineer license

• 10 years of experience

• An understanding of hydrologic principles, I&I analysis, pump station operations, diversion and storage operations, valve operations, and pipeline design principles

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At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.