Website Schoel Engineering Company


Schoel has a job opening for a Environmental Engineer/Hydrologist in their Birmingham, Alabama office. Schoel is a Landscape Architecture, Civil Engineering, and Land Surveying consulting firm that services Alabama and the Southeast, with offices in Birmingham, Huntsville, and Tuscaloosa Alabama. Established in 1888, Schoel is known for their quality and technical expertise.


This position requires a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or a related field. The candidate must have their PE, EIT, or be eligible to obtain their PE within 4 years. The candidate would work as part of a team to perform hydrologic and hydraulic models, prepare drainage and flood studies, obtaining municipal and FEMA approvals, design post construction stormwater management best management practices, design drainage improvements, preparing reports and calculations in support of stormwater management designs, and produce construction drawings primarily associated with drainage improvements. The candidate will produce other documents as required, visit construction sites, and communicate with clients and review authorities. Experience with Autodesk Civil3D, Microsoft Office Suite, ArcGIS, Google Earth, Autodesk Storm & Sanitary (SSA), HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, EPA SWMM, and/or other hydrologic and hydraulic modeling software is preferred.


Schoel offers a competitive salary and compensation plan based on credentials, skill level, and experience. Benefits include:

  • Annual Bonuses up to 20% of salary (distributed quarterly)
  • Paid Time Off (starts at 3 weeks per year)
  • 401k Plan (annual company match 100% up to 4% of salary)
  • Health Insurance ($375 for employee only, up to 92% of premium) ($1,025 for family, up to 88% of premium)
  • Life Insurance (paid 100% by the company)
  • Life Insurance, including Accidental Death and Dismemberment (paid 100% by the company)
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Coverage (paid 100% by the company)
  • Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (allows for a percentage of salary to be spent tax free on approved expenses)
  • Professional Development such as Continuing Education and License Renewals

Schoel is an EEO Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. The firm maintains a drug-free workplace.

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