FTN is seeking aCivil Engineer to join our team in the Little Rock, Arkansas office. The selected candidate will work on teams consisting of multi-discipline design engineers, scientists and technicians focused on the development of study and design phase deliverables including reports, technical memoranda, design manuals, plans, sections, details and specifications. The Civil Engineer must be capable of working closely with clients to ensure their expectations of service are exceeded. FTN prides itself on hiring innovative problem solvers. We focus on creating designs to meet our client’s needs while at the same time considering its effect on their bottom line.
This position will be responsible for engineering calculations and detailed design for a variety of projects, including but not limited to:
Drainage and flood control improvements
Dams, impoundments and outlet control structures
Wastewater collection, pumping and treatment facilities
Other typical duties of this position may include:
Coordinates work of junior technical professionals, drafters, technicians, and others who assist in specific assignments.
Acts as technical advisor to junior professional staff.
Assist in developing marketing plan, marketing water resource related design projects, and helping identify and pursue project opportunities with current clients.
Develops detailed work plans consisting of quality criteria, manpower budgets, and schedules; and manage resources to ensure deadlines and budgets are met.
Reviews reports, drawings, computations, model results, and other project documents for technical accuracy, quality, general conformance to project criteria and FTN standards.
Stays abreast of new and innovative approaches to stormwater management challenges.
Bachelor's degree in civil engineering from a four-year ABET-accredited engineering program
Registered as an EI
3 to 7 years of previous design experience of water resource related projects
Strong communications skills
Strong working knowledge of Autodesk Civil3D, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project and Outlook
Master’s degree in civil or environmental engineering from an ABET-accredited program
Strong working knowledge of hydrologic and hydraulic models (e.g., HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, SWMM, etc.)
Registered as a Professional Engineer or ability to become a registered PE within 12 months of hire
About FTN Associates, Ltd.
FTN Associates, Ltd. (FTN), based in Little Rock, Arkansas, is a multi disciplinary environmental consulting firm specializing in water. For over 25 years, our team of professional engineers, scientists and staff have developed innovative approaches to solving our clients’ problems related to the impacts of human activities on the environment.
Major service areas include water resources, wastewater, permitting, assessments, remediation, and engineering services. Engineering services include water treatment, landfill design, site civil design, remediation systems, hydraulics and water quality modeling.
FTN has an employee-friendly work environment and employee satisfaction is a key component of FTN's success. One of the best indicators of the quality of a company is the average number of years employees have worked there. At FTN, the average is almost 12 years! Employees at FTN are among the brightest, most innovative engineers and scientists found anywhere in the nation. Our company is built on a solid foundation that was formed in 1980, when the company was incorporated. That foundation has grown into a successful business that employs nearly 80 individuals. Along with compe...titive compensation and career advancement opportunities, we offer a comprehensive benefits package and are searching for enthusiastic and innovative people to join our team.