Senior Engineer/Water Resources Engineer

Biohabitats, Inc. New York, New York
Job Type Paid permanent

Years of Experience: 10+ years consulting experience
Compensation Commensurate with Experience

Are you committed to an ecologically sustainable future? Biohabitats seeks an environmentally passionate and experienced Water Resources Engineer to join and help lead our Hudson River Bioregion team in New York City. We seek a candidate who is sincerely interested in integrating ecology and design on a variety of public, private, and institutional projects throughout the New York /New Jersey metropolitan area.

The scale of projects varies, from innovative stormwater management planning and design to the development of integrated ecological restoration (stream and wetland restoration, woodland restoration, and coastal restoration), to sustainable landscape and stormwater master planning for institutions.

Skills Required

  • 10+ years of consulting experience
  • Ability to manage multiple large projects for public and private clients
  • Experience with AutoCAD and GIS
  • Hydrologic and hydraulic modeling skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Client centered focus
  • Unwavering environmental ethic

Additional Skills Helpful

  • Directing work throughout the Bioregion
  • Exploring and pursuing business development opportunities
  • Providing long-term, strategic guidance
  • Guiding technical elements of our work
  • Low Impact Development (LID) and Environmental Site Design (ESD) assessment and design
  • Applying ecological principles to the resolution of challenges posed by the built environment
  • Construction bid support
  • Having fun and making a difference

BS in water resources engineering, civil engineering, or biological systems engineering
MS+ degree is a plus

Professional Registration
New York & New Jersey PE registration


Biohabitats is a purpose driven, performance oriented, and values led organization.
To ensure that you will thrive at Biohabitats, we highly encourage you to review our
Mission, Values, and Approach before applying.

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