Environmental Design Group
  • 10-Jan-2019 to 30-May-2019 (MST)
  • Water Resources
  • Akron, OH, USA
  • 60,000-65,000
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Position Title:            Design Engineer

Position Location:     Akron, OH

Salary Range:            $60,000-65,000


Job Overview

We are seeking a qualified Water Resources Design Engineer to actively engage in the planning, design and coordination and construction of projects in our Water Resources Client Service Group. Projects may include water treatment plants, water distribution systems, booster pump stations, elevated and ground level water storage facilities, wastewater treatment plants, collection systems, storm and sanitary pump stations, rate studies, stormwater, sanitary and water modeling, stormwater management, storm sewer systems and culverts.

As a Design Engineer at Environmental Design Group you will:

  • Actively engage in assigned projects by conducting research (including related governmental regulations, site data, utility research, existing amenities, and costing); analyzing gathered data; performing site reviews to identify potential opportunities and constraints; developing and providing base maps, aerial photographs and other exhibits; performing planning, design and production tasks under the review of senior staff members; creating CADD generated and hand drawn sketches or renderings to portray design plans; assembling schematics and master plans for permitting, grant approval, funding and construction; calculating cost estimates and preparing related documentation.
  • Have a solid grasp of engineering skill set, and exercise sound professional judgement.
  • Provide clear and concise documentation of all project activities and quantities.
  • Communicate clearly and accurately both verbally and in written communication.
  • Review and check detailed drawings and layouts in support of QA/QC processes.
  • Perform various field activities.
  • Adhere to all quality and safety protocols.
  • Make recommendations and demonstrate analytical, problem-solving capabilities.
  • Attend client meetings and networking events as directed by the PM.
  • Participate in social media and recruiting efforts.
  • Develop professional network.


  • Education:          BS in Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • Experience:        3-5 years experience
  • Communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Analytical and creative thinking.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position. Work hours are typically 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Occasional evening work may be required as job duties demand.



Travel is primarily local during the business day.


Supervisor Responsibility

This position does not manage any staff.

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