Solid waste management is a critical infrastructure element in our society. It is particularly vital in Florida where we must protect our natural resources from the growing population and the waste it produces. Integrated solid waste management is the key to sustainably and cost-effectively managing waste, and we support our clients with the infrastructure it takes for them to provide this valuable service. These services can include the design of New Landfills and Closure Systems, Bioreactor Systems, Leachate Collection System, Landfill Gas Collection and Control Systems, Groundwater Monitoring Plans, Recycling Studies and Permitting. If you are looking for a career that provides you the opportunity to be on the cutting edge of solid waste design, come join the Jones Edmunds team.
The Project Engineer applies extensive and diversified knowledge of principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields in the overall management of assigned projects. The Project Engineer uses advanced techniques to complete assignments. This position will work on a major project or several projects of moderate scope with complex features. The Project Engineer participates in quality assurance and quality control activities. The Project Engineer works independently to perform technical activities consistent with project plans within project scope and budget and regularly communicates with Project Managers regarding project activities.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Direct the work of associates on a project-by-project basis.
Work with Project Managers and team members to maximize profitability while maintaining a high level of quality.
Analyze and design systems.
Prepare complete project documents including studies, reports, engineering drawings, and technical specifications.
Prepare concise and correct written correspondence.
Provide technical support on construction projects including reviewing construction submittals and performing construction site observations.
Work independently or as part of a team to perform technical activities consistent with project plans within project scope and budget.
Track progress on project tasks relative to scope, deliverables, schedule, and budget.
Meet deadlines or assist others in meeting deadlines.
Provide consultative value to clients.
Quality Program Responsibility
ProvideQuality Control Review of work product on projects to ensure they meet Company, industry, and client standards and expectations in accordance with Jones Edmunds Quality Program.
Responsible for the quality of work submitted. Review designs and documents before submitting them to the next review level.
Adhere to project deadlines and keep the Project Manager informed of any difficulties encountered on assignments.
Complete peer reviews of work in a thorough and timely manner to ensure the quality and service our clients receive.
Review the work of Engineers and Engineer Interns that was completed under his/her direction.
Perform peer reviews as per quality program.
Submit work for quality control review on time and in a complete format.
May act as Task Manager.
Participate in developing technical papers and presentations.
Assist in developing client proposals for projects to ensure a complete scope that meets Company, industry, and client standards and expectations.
Interact directly with clients on technical issues.
Present a professional and positive image of Jones Edmunds.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Education: BS in Engineering from accredited college or university
Registration: Florida Registered Professional Engineer
Experience: Minimum of 8 years of progressive consulting or related experience
MS Engineering may be substituted for 1 year of experience
PhD in Engineering may be substituted for 2 years of experience
Other: Publication/presentation record
Valid Driver’s License with an acceptable MVR
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: Must have knowledge of the practical application of engineering, science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to design services. Must be able to use computer aided drafting or design software for designing, drafting, modeling, and other engineering tasks. Must stay up to date on knowledge of construction and government standards relevant to engineering and have the ability to apply new technical knowledge on the job. Must be able to use scientific rules and methods to solve problems as well as understand the implications of new information for current and future problem solving and decision making.
Jones Edmunds & Associates will not sponsor a work visa (e.g. H1B, etc.,) to fill this position.
As a condition of employment with Jones Edmunds & Associates any successful job applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen and motor vehicle report.
About Jones Edmunds & Associates
Jones Edmunds is a Florida-based consulting firm providing quality, professional services in engineering and environmental sciences. Dr. Richard H. Jones, Ph.D. and Robert C. Edmunds, P.E joined forces to form Jones Edmunds in 1974, after a fateful meeting over processing equipment in Germany. In the decades that followed, the firm expanded throughout the state of Florida, growing in size and expertise. Today, we provide solutions in areas ranging from water resource management to civil engineering. Our passion for problem-solving means we wake up every day thinking about the next infrastructural problem facing our country, whether it’s tackling flooding issues, water quality concerns, transportation improvements or developing asset management solutions for successful operations & maintenance or capital planning.