McCormick Taylor

  • Water Resources Engineer

    Job Locations US-MD-Baltimore
    Posted Date 2 months ago(4/9/2019 11:48 AM)
    Job ID
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    Engineering - Water Resources
  • Overview

    McCormick Taylor is seeking an experienced, self-motivated Water Resources Engineer with a background in Water Resources Engineering, a specialty in Hydraulic Modeling and 5-10+ years' experience.  The Water Resources Group projects range from flood studies, floodplain and dam breach analysis and drainage improvements to storm drain design, structure crossings, stormwater retrofits, MS4 support, and stream/outfall restoration.  This position will provide technical assistance for multiple geographical areas, with occasional travel and online coordination with water resources staff throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast, with a base in one of the following offices: Baltimore, MD; Richmond, VA; Raleigh, NC; Columbia, SC; Ft Myers, FL.


    • Hydrologic and Hydraulic modeling using software including WinTR-55/TR-20, Pondpack, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS and HEC-1. Experience with modeling software such as HEC-RAS2D, TUFLOW2D, XPSWMM, SRH-2D, ICPR and/or other 2D software a big plus.
    • Preparation of technical analysis studies and reports and presentation to clients/public
    • Collection and analysis of field data, as-built plans and engineering reports to establish existing conditions and identify critical areas for design criteria
    • Design of stormwater management systems for water quality and quantity control
    • Preparation of drainage, soil erosion and sediment control, utility relocation, right-of-way, staging and construction plans, specifications and engineering estimates for water resources and transportation projects
    • Dam inspection and hazard classification analysis; experience here is a plus
    • Working knowledge of Federal, State and local jurisdiction design standards and permitting regulations a big plus

    Additional Opportunities

    • Technical mentoring, management and development of junior design and engineering staff, commensurate with experience
    • Technical training and enrichment, conference attendance/presentation
    • Development of client marketing and team management skills.



    • The successful candidate must have a strong understanding of Hydrologic and Hydraulic principles and practices
    • The candidate must have strong interpersonal and communications skills,
    • Experience with multiple hydraulic analysis platforms/models as noted above
    • FEMA Floodplain coordination and permitting experience a plus
    • Familiarity with public sector clients in state(s) between Maryland and Florida; multiple market experience is a plus


    Certification Required:

    • The successful candidate must be a Registered Professional Engineer with the ability to gain reciprocity in multiple states.

    We value your interest in our organization! At McCormick Taylor, our people are our greatest asset. If you join us, we hope for the opportunity to grow and succeed together. We offer an unparalleled, comprehensive benefits package—including no-deductible medical plans, free vision and dental plans, and programs to enhance work-life balance.


    McCormick Taylor has also invested in an employee-centric company culture, resulting in an environment that feels like family. This culture fosters open communication, better relationships amongst employees, and more collaborative work environments. We strive to be a workplace where everyone counts, everyone has a voice, and everyone gets the most out of their career.


    To find out more information on our benefits and culture, click the links below!

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