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 sustain ably 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.
Essential Job Functions:
Perform fundamental design and modeling tasks and assist in preparing permit applications, CAD, or GIS work.
Evaluate, select, and apply appropriate engineering techniques to assigned work.
Participate in data research, collection, and compilation efforts.
Analyze and correlate scientific and engineering data and recognize discrepancies in results using a series of related detailed steps or processes.
Assist in preparation of reports, studies, and technical memoranda.
Engage in continuing professional development.
Quality Program Responsibility
Assume responsibility for the quality of work submitted. Review, evaluate and verify accuracy and viability of designs, data, reports, and other documents before submitting them to the next review level.
Responsible for proper quality assurance and quality control on projects in accordance with the Jones Edmunds Quality Program to ensure projects meet Company, industry, and client standards and expectations.
Adhere to project deadlines and keep the Supervising Engineer or Project Manager informed of any difficulties encountered on assignments.
Submit work for quality control review on time and in a complete format.
Responsible for managing self on projects to ensure a quality product is produced in accordance with the schedule.
Provide information to the marketing team and others in the Company as requested.
May interact directly with clients.
Present a professional and positive image of Jones Edmunds.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Education: BS in Engineering from an accredited college or university
Registration: Registered Engineer Intern
Experience: None; 1-year student internship or master’s degree preferred
Other: Valid Driver’s License with an acceptable MVR
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: Must have applied knowledge expected from a BS degree in Engineering, including knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in producing precise technical drawings. Must be skilled at using 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 learn and quickly apply new technical knowledge on the job. Must regularly 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.