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Texas Licensed Engineering candidates external to TWDB will be eligible to receive a $5,000 recruitment bonus if selected.
We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), flexible spending, and flexible work hours so you can have a work/life balance! For more information about these benefits and more visit: http://www.twdb.texas.gov/jobs/benefits.asp
Job Description Summary
Performs highly advanced (senior-level) managerial and/or engineering work administering the daily operations and activities of the Texas Water Development Board’s (TWDB) newly created Flood Modeling Department. Work involves establishing and maintaining a successful floodplain modeling program and coordinating flood mapping tasks with existing agency efforts to support regional and state flood planning. As Senior Engineer, serves as an advisor on engineering-related matters and oversees applicable work conducted by staff. Ensures floodplain model compliance with agency-approved technical standards and procedures and accuracy of models and associated data. Work involves establishing goals and objectives; developing guidelines, procedures, policies, rules, and regulations; developing schedules, priorities, and standards for achieving established goals; coordinating and evaluating department activities; developing and evaluating budget requests; and, monitoring budget expenditures. Serves as a liaison and gives presentations concerning floodplain modeling, mapping, and management in the state. Plans, assigns, and supervises the work of others. Works under limited supervision, with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Reports to the Director of the Flood Science and Community Assistance Division.
Essential Job Functions
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
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