The Senior Environmental Specialist coordinates with and provides support to Field Operations teams, Engineering, Regulatory, and Construction personnel to ensure compliance with all environmental requirements and programs.
This position will be responsible for applying flood forecasting practices towards the development, operation, and maintenance of the Harris County Flood Control District’s Flood Forecast System. As an essential position and in support of the District’s flood operations, this position may be required to work outside of normal business hours and during adverse weather conditions.
As a key member of our team, you’ll work on technically challenging problems involving drainage, floodplain/floodway delineation, detention pond design, reservoir routing, levee design, urban drainage systems design, sheet flow analysis and flood mitigation. You’ll have the opportunity to mentor EITs and designers. You’ll work under the guidance of Project Managers and Senior. Engineers as you perform design calculations, draw sketches, and make technical comparisons. We’ll rely on you to research codes and design approaches and to conduct contractor, client and peer drawing reviews. By doing so you’ll help us achieve our clients’ goals.