The Davey Tree Expert Company

Water Resources Engineering Project Manager

Millersville, MD, US, 21108

Additional Locations: n/a

Primary Locations: MD, Millersville, 1131 Benfield Boulevard, Suite L-M, 21108 

Requisition ID: 193207

Position Overview


Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc., a Davey company, is seeking an experienced civil, environmental, water resources, or biological engineering project manager passionate about the ecological restoration of wetlands, streams, and water resources. Projects will primarily include stream restoration and wetlands mitigation and may include living shoreline and stormwater management.

Job Duties


Primary duties will include:

• Stream restoration design, project/construction drawings
• Stream assessment and monitoring
• Stream restoration construction oversight 
• Wetland mitigation design, project/construction drawings
• Wetland mitigation assessment and monitoring
• Wetland mitigation construction oversight 
• Coordinating Federal, State, and local approvals for wetland and stream projects
• Hydrologic watershed analysis (HEC-HMS, TR-55)
• Hydraulic analysis of open and closed drainage systems (HEC-RAS)
• Project Management with client and public interaction
• Preparing presentations for hearings and client review
• Other civil and environmentally-related studies
• Autodesk® computer aided design work
• Participation in industry groups, conferences, and marketing events


Secondary duties may include:

• SWM/LID/BMP design
• Clean Water Act permitting
• FEMA map revision requests
• Floodproofing and flood mitigation design
• Floodplain studies





• Bachelor’s degree in civil, environmental, or biological engineering, or related discipline
• 5+ years’ of relevant experience
• Experience with stream restoration design
• Experience with wetland mitigation design
• Experience in AutoCAD and AutoCAD Civil 3D (or other professional CAD software)
• Experience in hydrologic and/or hydraulic modelling (HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS 1D, and TR-55)



• PE or ability to get within one year of employment
• Experience with storm water management design
• Experience with dam break studies and inundation mapping
• Experience with floodplain modelling and/or FEMA map revisions
• Experience in SWMM, 2-D stream modeling (TUFLOW or HEC-RAS 2D)
• Experience in coastal modeling (ADCIRC, CMS, TUFLOW, Delft3D, or similar)
• Master’s degree in civil, environmental, or biological engineering, or closely related discipline

Additional Information



What We Offer:*

  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with a company match
  • Employee-owned company and discounted stock purchase options
  • Group Health Plan
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program:  Send-A-Friend
  • The Davey Tree Family Scholarship for children of employees
  • Charitable matching gift program

*All listed benefits available to eligible employees.


Company Overview



Invest in your future. Join one of the largest employee-owned companies in the nation! Davey has a unique culture that focuses on exchanging ideas, community partnership, a commitment to safety, and delivering unrivaled client service while acting as industry leaders in horticultural and environmental services.

The Davey Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected class, including race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, marital or familial status, disability, status as a protected veteran, status as an Aboriginal or Indigenous person, or other classification protected by law.


Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc., a Davey company, provides a full range of natural and cultural resource consulting services and is based in Gainesville, Virginia. The Davey Tree Expert Company provides research-driven tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental consulting for residential, utility, commercial and environmental partners in the U.S. and Canada. We care about our clients, each other and the world around us. We offer the resources, size and stability of a big company while maintaining the culture, entrepreneurial spirit and feel of a small one. We invest in our employees by offering industry-leading training, technology and benefits that lead to a rewarding and safe work experience at all levels. Wherever you want to grow your career, there’s a place for you at Davey. To learn more, visit


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Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

Davey is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers all qualified employees and applicants for all positions regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state, or local law.  It is our mandate that all matters related to the terms and conditions of employment and all treatment on the job be free of discrimination.  In addition, harassment based on any protected characteristic is strictly prohibited.

To preview Davey’s relevant EO/AA plan, please submit a written request to: The Davey Tree Expert Company, Attn: HR, 1500 N. Mantua Street, Kent, Ohio 44240.

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