Civil Water/Wastewater/Water Resource Engineer
Omaha, NE 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description
Simply Put, A Great Place to Work And Grow Your Career

Alfred Benesch & Company (Benesch) is a growing, multi-disciplined engineering, and professional services firm. Roads, bridges, rail, schools, parks, and airports are just a few examples of where you can find our work. We enhance infrastructure and communities across the country - creating spaces and providing connections in ways that make a difference.

As a mid-sized firm, we pride ourselves on being nimble enough to remain responsive to client needs, yet large enough to offer exceptional bench strength. As a member of our team, you'll have an opportunity to draw from those resources when you need them, and likewise, contribute your expertise when you have something to share. Great potential to take your career to next level.

Benesch is a nationally recognized professional services firm that offers design services and is consistently ranked among the top 500 consulting firms in the country by Engineering News Record (2021 ranking at 112). Benesch is recognized as a leading provider of services for both DOT and Municipal projects throughout the country.

Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid over-time, exceptional retirement fund contributions, flexible schedules, wellness incentives, and all-around great people to work with. Take your career to the next level by applying today. You'll like it here. It's a great place to work.

Civil Water/Wastewater/Water Resource Engineer - Omaha, NE

We have a career opportunity for an experienced or entry-level water/wastewater engineer to be part of a growing service line at Benesch focused on enhancing civil infrastructure. The ideal candidate will have expertise or an interest in furthering their career focused on the design and construction of collection, distribution, and treatment of water and wastewater systems with potential assignments towards stormwater and overall water resource engineering. The successful candidate will prepare and review plans, technical specifications, contract documents, and estimates related to a variety of civil infrastructure projects. Project Engineers supervise the work of technical support personnel assigned to the project. This position has the opportunity for a flexible hybrid work schedule with the option to office in Omaha, Bellevue, Lincoln, or Grand Island, NE.

The Impact You Will Have:
  • Developing detailed designs of water/wastewater collection/distribution and treatment systems including site layouts, plans, and specifications
  • Compiling and coordinating plans, specifications, cost estimates, and pay items
  • Conducting field observation, inspection, and data collection
  • Applying advanced software knowledge to project elements and design
  • Supporting studies and alternative analysis to determine best solutions to meet compliance and client goals
  • Assisting in the preparation of permit and grant application submittals
  • Working with various disciplines to integrate functional, detailed, and sustainable designs of various infrastructure enhancements
  • Collaborating with team members, communities, and stakeholders to define data needs, project requirements, and outputs or to develop applications
What You Will Need:
  • Proficient basic knowledge of the principles of one or more of the following: sanitary and/or storm sewer collection and distribution systems, water treatment and distribution systems, MS-4 compliance, or hydrologic and hydraulics modeling
  • B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline required
  • Ability to work and collaborate in a team environment on challenging projects.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to develop task deliverables in a complete and reviewable manner.
Additional Desired Experience:
  • Professional Engineer license or Engineering Intern certification preferred
  • Project experience in water/wastewater collection, distribution and/or treatment design
  • Project experience in hydrologic and hydraulics modeling
  • Project experience in MS-4 compliance or erosion and sediment pollution control design

Alfred Benesch & Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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