Company: Wood
Skills: Geologist, Waste Management
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Gainesville, Florida, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Water Resources Engineer/Senior Stream Restoration Engineer to join our dynamic Stream Team in Florida.

Are you a water resources engineer who enjoys project design, especially in support of ecosystem restoration and more specifically in stream channel restoration in natural settings? Are you looking for an opportunity to work with an international company in Florida, with an established team of leading stream restoration professionals? We have an excellent opportunity for a design engineer focused on technical problems, particularly stream restoration. In this position, you will design and analyze engineering projects, manage tasks, and develop new business opportunities. Wood is working at the vanguard of stream restoration in Florida and the steady demand for our services is rising rapidly. Become part of a rewarding movement.

Key Responsibilities :


  • Lead and mentor a team of early and mid-career engineers and scientists
  • Collaborate
  • Deliver quality products to clients on schedule
  • Conduct both field and office tasks associated with water-resources projects, particularly stream restoration projects
  • Use relevant technology
  • Prepare calculations, design and make recommendations for water-resources facilities
  • Author construction bid documents, technical documents, permit applications, and proposals
  • Must be able to manage and lead projects in a team environment
  • Must be able to market clients and prepare proposals
  • Commit to our "Beyond Zero" safety program


Skills / Qualifications

Required Qualifications :



  • Bachelor of Science degree in engineering
  • Minimum ten (10) years of post-baccalaureate experience in engineering, particularly in stream restoration
  • Experience in a consulting practice
  • Registered Professional Engineer in Florida; or registered Professional Engineer in a different state, with the ability to obtain Florida registration within three months of employment
  • Trained project manager
  • Skilled communicator (oral and written) of technical information
  • Travel, as necessary; primarily within Florida
  • Clean drug screen
  • Successful background check
  • Safe driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
  • The position will preferably be centered at the Tampa or Lakeland, FL office, alternatively in Orlando or Gainesville. Flexibility to work remotely
  • Proficiency in using the Suite of MS Office products
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; proven ability to communicate with clients, prepare reports and proposals

Additional Preferred Qualifications :



  • Graduate degree or degrees in engineering
  • Understanding of Rosgen System strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of Florida hydrology and Florida water-resources issues
  • Knowledge of fluvial geomorphology
  • Client relationships and project experience in Florida
  • Relationships with Florida's state environmental agencies, water management districts, Counties, and municipalities


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.