Conveyance Engineer

Location: New York, NY Office - Corporate Headquarters

Candidates must possess 5 to 10 years of experience in the planning and design of water, wastewater, and stormwater pipelines in New York City.

Required Experience:
The desired candidate will have experience in:
• Project experience with New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC)
• Experience with drainage design criteria and NYCDDC drainage design guidelines and layouts
• Knowledge of water and sewer design guidelines and regulations in New York City
• Familiarity with New York City street design and reconstruction requirements
• Design of new pipelines and pipeline rehabilitation including: Preparation of pipe sizing calculations for conveyance systems; Preparation of drainage area maps; Surface runoff coefficients, invert, slope, velocity and hydraulic grade line evaluation
• Pipeline condition assessment and prioritization
• Sewer system evaluation surveys
• Utility coordination – determination and resolution of vertical and horizontal utility conflicts
• Technical expertise in the layout and profiles of pipeline design in AutoCAD Civil 3D 2015
• Site survey requirements
• Knowledge of subsurface and geotechnical engineering requirements
• Development and review of technical reports, proposals, contract documents, resources studies, computer modeling and data analysis
• Preparation of contract specifications and drawings
• Office and field engineering support during construction

Desired Experience:
• Experience in planning, design and construction for a range of pipeline diameters and types
• Site/civil design for conveyance systems
• Exposure to field investigations, pipeline construction and associated street reconstruction
• Preliminary site planning and layout coordination of plant sites
• Proficiency in the use of Revit/BIM, hydrologic/hydraulic modeling software such as HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, Hyrdraflow or BOSS
• Soil erosion and sediment control design including stability calculations, Best Management Practices, swale design, spillway design, and determination of construction sequence.
• Permitting of soil and erosion control, stormwater, site plans, and drainage studies
• Trenchless technologies

Position Requirements:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
• 5 – 10 years of experience
• Local NYC project experience
• PE required with ability to obtain registration in New York State
• Possess strong verbal communication and technical writing skills
• Effectively and proactively coordinate with various disciplines (Stormwater, Civil, etc.)

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