Water Resources / MS4 Engineer


Neel-Schaffer is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, client focused environment?

Neel-Schaffer has an opportunity for a Water Resources / MS4 Engineer to join our growing engineering firm. This position will be based in Atlanta, Georgia.

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual looking for career growth and possessing good leadership, communication, and problem-solving skills. The successful candidate will be a part of Neel-Schaffer’s Water Resources Team. The successful candidate will engage with project teams for a variety of Water Resources and MS4 projects.

Typical projects to be worked on include various types of drainage, flood control, bridge hydraulic studies/designs, bridge scour analyses, storm water management studies, erosion and sediment control, and water quality. The successful candidate will have the ability to work on exciting permitting, design and construction efforts for drainage, flood control and storm water infrastructure projects. A limited amount of travel may be required for some projects.

Neel-Schaffer is an Engineering News-Record Top 500 engineering design, planning and construction management firm. We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits that include health insurance and a matching 401(k) savings plan.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related degrees.
  • Professional Engineer in the state of Georgia with the ability to become licensed in other states in the Southeast US.
  • 5-plus years of experience with technical work in Water Resources, Hydrology, Hydraulics, Water Quality and Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4s)
  • Strong leadership, communication, analytical skills, and ability to work in a team environment.
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills necessary with the ability to plan and conceptualize.
  • Knowledge of latest hydrologic and hydraulic computer modeling programs, including GIS-based applications.
    • HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, SWMM, etc.
  • Knowledge of National Pollution Discharge Elimination Systems (NPDES) permitting, stormwater Best Management Practices, and Erosion and Sediment Control practices.
  • Experience with Microstation (and/or GEOPAK/OpenRoads) and AutoCAD (and/or Civil 3D), StormCad, and ArcGIS is a plus.
  • Ability to perform a limited amount of field work, including drainage investigations, drainage asset inventorying, etc.
  • Working knowledge in Microsoft Office Suite.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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