Entry level Water Resources - Engineer or Scientist

Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc.
Franklin, TN 37067
United States


Job Description

At Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC), every member of our team has a personal stake in ensuring the success of our clients. As employee-owners of the firm, we are all personally accountable for building lasting relationships and delivering outstanding results. We put people first, whether that's our clients, our employees, or our community. It's why we listen more and work harder to understand the unique needs of our clients. And it's why we prioritize the career development of every individual on our team. People are why we do this, and why we love what we do. We are at our best when we work together. That means bringing together a diverse team of talented, passionate, multidisciplinary experts to work closely alongside clients to create comprehensive solutions to complex problems. We believe that by working together, no problem is insurmountable.

As an Entry level Water Resources staff professional for Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC), you'll be presented with a diverse workload. Opportunities will include field work related to erosion and sediment control inspections, construction inspections, visual stream assessments, stormwater sampling, stormwater input and outfall mapping. There will also be an office component focused on preparing Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP), water quality permit applications, and documents pertaining to stormwater management and municipal stormwater compliance.

Interested candidates should have a strong interest in working outside (including regularly walking on uneven, slick terrain and working in inclement weather conditions), strong communication skills, a willingness to learn new skills, and an ability to thrive in a team environment with a diverse workload.


  • B.S. Degree in Environmental Science, Civil/Environmental Engineering or a Related Discipline;
  • 0 to 4 years of experience in a water resources related field;
  • Experience and/or interest in water resources projects in one or more of the following areas: stormwater inspections, construction inspections, hydrology and hydraulics, stormwater management and permit compliance;
  • TDEC Level 1 Certification preferred or ability to obtain within 6 months;
  • Experience with ArcGIS a plus;
  • 10 Hour OSHA training a plus.

About Us

C ivil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC) is consistently ranked as an Engineering News-Record Top 200 Design Firm, offering big firm opportunities with a small firm culture . Not only will we help you develop professionally, but we will also provide you with the opportunity to become an owner of the firm and share in our success. You will work on diverse projects while providing high quality service to our clients.

In addition to offering company stock at all levels, we provide a matching 401(k), profit sharing, a performance bonus for all employees, medical dental and vision insurance, short and long term disability and tuition assistance. Join our team where your contribution matters.

CEC is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, color, religion, sex (including sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status), national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law.