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Current Job Listings
 

Company: South Feather Water and Power Agency

Job Title: Hydro Civil Engineer

Location: Forbestown, CA

Job Description: Supervision by the Power Division Manager, and receiving general direction from the General Manager. Administer and perform Dam safety and regulatory compliance programs within the Agency as a senior level Civil Engineer. Fulfill Agency Dam Safety Program in compliance with FERC, DSOD and regional requirements for Dams and other Hydro project assets. Perform in role as FERC Chief Dam Safety Engineer for Agency, in compliance with FERC requirements. Design and develop systems, standards, work practices and performance criteria to fulfill engineering and technical requirements of FERC, DSOD, and other Federal, State and County regulatory entities. For more information, click here. To submit your resume, please email [email protected].

Close Date: 9/30/2021

 

Company: CA DWR, Division of Safety of Dams

Job Title: Senior Engineer, Water Resources

Location: Sacramento County, CA

Description: The Division of Safety of Dams is responsible for evaluating the performance of existing jurisdictional dams, and reviewing and approving applications for the construction of new dams, as well as the alteration, enlargement, repair, and abatement of existing jurisdictional dams in California. Under the general direction of a Supervising Engineer, the Senior Engineer, Water Resources, will be responsible for performing independent evaluations of proposed work for new and existing dams, reviewing complex technical reports, and providing technical comments on plans and specifications for construction. Limited travel is required to observe subsurface site exploration activities, determine the adequacy of proposed sites for new dam construction, and validate design analyses by observing approved construction. Link to apply: CalCareers

Close Date: 10/5/2021

 

Company: CA DWR, Division of Safety of Dams

Job Title: Engineer, Water Resources

Location: Sacramento County, CA

Description: This position requires the incumbent to conduct routine assessments to evaluate the proposed alteration and repair work for existing dams and their critical appurtenant structures and construction of new dams in California. Under supervision and guidance of experienced engineers, the incumbent will review technical reports, perform engineering calculations, and prepare technical comments on proposed plans and specifications for application approval. The incumbent must effectively communicate the findings and recommendations in written correspondence and in meeting presentations. Project assignments may require some field inspections. Limited travel is necessary at various stages of each project including site inspections, subsurface explorations, and resolution of dam safety issues during construction. Link to apply: CalCareers

Close Date: 10/5/2021

 

Company: CA DWR, Division of Safety of Dams

Job Title: Engineer, Water Resources

Location: Sacramento County, CA

Description: The Division of Safety of Dams is responsible for evaluating the performance of existing jurisdictional dams and reviewing and approving applications for the construction of new dams as well as the alteration, enlargement, repair, and abatement of existing jurisdictional dams in California. Under the direction of the Supervising Engineer and lead Senior Engineer, the Engineer, Water Resources is responsible for inspecting the performance and safety of existing dams, and dam-safety-related construction on dams and appurtenant structures. The incumbent will perform evaluations to monitor the safety and performance of dams, review instrumentation and report findings, supervise construction on dam projects, and complete technical reports. Link to apply: CalCareers

Close Date: 10/5/2021

 

Company: CA DWR, Division of Safety of Dams

Job Title: Senior Engineer, Water Resources

Location: Sacramento County, CA

Description: The Division of Safety of Dams is responsible for evaluating the performance of existing jurisdictional dams, the review and approval of inundation maps for failure of dams and their critical appurtenant structures, and the review of applications for the construction of new dams as well as the alteration, enlargement, repair, and abatement of existing jurisdictional dams in California. Under the general direction of a Supervising Engineer, the Senior Engineer, Water Resources will be responsible for highly technical and complex job assignments related to the re-evaluation and repair of dams. The incumbent will plan, lead and perform inundation map review, risk-based evaluations, engineering analyses, field inspections, and studies for risk reduction measures. Limited travel is sometimes necessary. Link to apply: CalCareers

Close Date: 10/5/2021

 

Company: Pare Corp

Job Title: Dam Senior Project Engineer 

Location: Foxboro, MA

Job Description: Pare Corporation is looking to expand our dam engineering group with the addition of an engineer with at least 15 years of direct dam engineering experience inclusive of evaluation and design of the types of aging dams that dominate the New England landscape. The prospective candidate shall be a licensed professional engineer experienced in the development of construction plans/specifications, project management, client management, proposal development, and business development. The ideal candidate will also possess a passion for addressing the many challenges and opportunities confronting the region’s public and private dam owners. Fore more information, click here.

Close Date: 10/15/2021

 

Company: WEST Consultants

Job Title: Geomorphologist/Water Resources Engineer

Location: Bellevue, WA

Job Description: WEST Consultants, Inc., a premier firm in water resources engineering, is seeking energetic and ambitious applicants qualified to apply for a mid- to senior-level fluvial geomorphologist position in our Bellevue, WA location. Responsibilities include: Assessing reach and watershed conditions, producing hydraulics bases of design reports, floodplain analyses, channel migration analyses, and sediment transport studies; Completing projects under a multi-year contract for replacement of Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) culverts for fish passage across the Puget Sound, Olympic Peninsula, and southwestern Washington regions; Assessing physical and fluvial processes that influence existing and proposed channel planform, geometry, and sediment supply; and more. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: WEST Consultants

Job Title: Water Resources Engineering Vice President

Location: Bellevue, WA

Job Description: WEST Consultants, Inc., a premier firm in water resources engineering, has a need for an energetic and ambitious senior level engineer candidate interested in a Water Resources Engineering Vice President position in our Bellevue, Washington location. This position will be responsible for leading the operations of a busy office with about 15-20 staff; providing project management and technical expertise; actively participating in marketing, client relations, and firm visibility development efforts; and providing general staff leadership and office administration. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: Brookfield Renewable Energy

Job Title: Dam Safety Engineer

Location: Potsdam, NY

Job Description: Reporting to the Senior Dam Safety Engineer and the Director of Asset Management, the Dam Safety Engineer will be responsible for supporting Brookfield’s Health, Safety, Security & Environment (HSSE) program to perform dam safety inspections, provide engineering expertise and technical support for Brookfield Renewable’s New York hydroelectric projects and related civil infrastructure.  The responsibilities include field inspections, performing engineering analyses, developing technical reports, and supporting the HSSE program for safe and reliable project structures. Fore more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: Geosyntec Consultants

Job Title: Dam / Hydraulic Structures - Structural Engineering Practice Lead

Location: Any of Geosyntec’s US locations

Job Description: Geosyntec is seeking an exceptional Dam and Hydraulic Structural Engineer who has at least 8 years of experience to help grow our national Dams and Hydraulic Structures Engineering practice and contribute to innovative and challenging projects involving heavy-civil works and hydraulic structures such as concrete dams, spillways, outlet works, conveyance systems, river navigation locks, flood walls, and powerhouses.  We operate under a sell-manage-do culture, and so we expect that you’d work on challenging technical projects while leveraging your existing knowledge and experience to help Geosyntec expand its current practices and capabilities through business development and client management. This person may sit in any of our US locations. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: Kleinschmidt 

Job Title: Dam Safety Engineer

Location: Any location would be considered

Job Description: Kleinschmidt has a full-time opening for a Dam Safety Engineer to manage projects, people, and client relationships. Any location will be considered. Our flexibility and core value of relationships allow us to offer employees the opportunity to work in an office, or remotely, based on their personal needs. We understand the concerns with COVID-19 and have policies in place to help keep our employees safe. The position includes a combination of project, people, and client relationship management for dam safety inspections and projects, and for unique engineering design projects for retrofits, rehabilitation, and new design efforts at existing or proposed dam and hydroelectric project sites. Tasks will include dam safety inspections throughout the United States and Canada and working with appropriate regulators and local agencies to assess the condition of structures and determine potential failure modes and corrective actions if required. This position provides an excellent opportunity to work on a team of technical professionals in the fields of hydroelectric, civil works design, geotechnical engineering, and dam safety. For more information and to apply, click here

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: HDR

Job Title: Senior Geotechnical Engineer - (162302)

Location: Kentucky (Lexington or Louisville)

Job Description: Primary Responsibilities: HDR is seeking a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to support our expanding geotechnical section within our Lexington and/or Louisville, KY office.  This is a leadership role that involves planning, organizing, and coordinating the work of entry- and mid-level professionals. Responsibilities include: Plan, execute, and complete geotechnical tasks on assigned projects independently and collaboratively. This position may be required to review design and construction submittals for geotechnical compliance with applicable codes, design standards, project requirements, and contract documents; Geotechnical investigations and design activities for dams, levees, hydraulic structures, railroad, and transportation projects; Involvement in communication with both internal and external clients. For more information, go to www.hdrinc.com, select the Careers tab, and search for the position number listed above.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: HDR

Job Title: Senior Geotechnical Engineer/Numerical Modeler - (161416)

Location: Kentucky (Lexington or Louisville)

Job Description: Primary Responsibilities: HDR is seeking a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to support a challenging variety of projects across the United States. The candidate will work with collaborative, multi-disciplinary teams to develop engineering solutions from conceptualization through production of deliverables. The successful applicant will have excellent theoretical knowledge of engineering principles and practical construction experience. Responsibilities include: Performing geotechnical and structural design calculations, laboratory testing, performing research activities; Numerical modeling (FLAC and Plaxis); Preparing presentations, reports, and design reviews; Candidate must be a professional, creative self-starter with strong communication skills; Must work well with engineers, technicians, and other staff in office and across geographies. For more information, go to www.hdrinc.com, select the Careers tab, and search for the position number listed above.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: HDR

Job Title: Hydraulics Structures EIT / Analyst - (160487)

Location: California (Folsom Area)

Job Description: Primary Responsibilities: In the role of Structural EIT, we'll count on you to: Assist in performing and reporting detailed linear and nonlinear finite element analysis including fluid structure interactions and concrete, rock and soil material modeling; perform dynamic and seismic finite element analysis and design of complex hydraulic structures; conduct structural analyses, evaluations and designs related to hydraulic structures, including dams, spillways, gates, outlet works, diversion structures, fish passage structures, retaining walls, floodwalls, water conveyance structures including penstock systems, and foundations; assist in preparing design deliverables including plans, specifications, and supporting design reports; perform engineering assignments that may require critical thinking and creativity to address unique structural elements that have limited or no specific code based guidance; preparation of reports and presentations discussing the analyses processes and results; work independently on small projects or assist more-senior engineers on larger projects; give direction to clerical and technical personnel as needed, including direction to other junior engineers on advanced modeling procedures; and perform other duties as needed. For more information, go to www.hdrinc.com, select the Careers tab, and search for the position number listed above.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: HDR

Job Title: Hydraulic Structures Engineer / Analyst - (160488)

Location: California (Folsom Area)

Job Description: In the role of Structural Engineer, we'll count on you to be in responsible charge of teams performing and reporting detailed linear and nonlinear finite element analysis including fluid structure interactions and concrete, rock and soil material modeling; perform dynamic and seismic finite element analysis and design of complex hydraulic structures; conduct structural analyses, evaluations and designs related to hydraulic structures, including dams, spillways, gates, outlet works, diversion structures, fish passage structures, retaining walls, floodwalls, water conveyance structures including penstock systems, and foundations; lead preparation of design deliverables including plans, specifications, and supporting design reports; lead engineering assignments that may require critical thinking and creativity to address unique structural elements that have limited or no specific code based guidance; coach and mentor EIT and analyst staff in the performance of the work; prepare engineering memorandum and analysis reports and presentations documenting the analyses processes and results; lead independently on small projects and collaborate more-senior engineers on larger projects; and perform other duties as needed. For more information, go to www.hdrinc.com, select the Careers tab, and search for the position number listed above.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: NE Department of Natural Resources

Job Title: Dam Safety Engineer

Location: Lincoln, NE

Job Description: The Nebraska Dam Safety Program is seeking a professional civil engineer who has an interest in dams and a desire to serve the public while improving the safety of dams across the state. Job duties will include inspecting and evaluating existing dams across Nebraska; reviewing engineering drawings and specifications; performing in-depth evaluations of existing dams with regards to hydrology, hydraulics, and structural stability using up-to-date techniques and design criteria; dam failure inundation mapping; dam hazard classification studies; and working with dam owners to improve the condition of their dams. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: Indiana Department of Natural Resources

Job Title: Hydraulic Engineer

Location: Indianapolis, IN

Job Description: As the Hydraulic Engineer, you will work in dams and levees within the Department's statutory jurisdiction (Indiana Code 14-27-7.5 & 14-27-7).  You will work at a professional, independent level to analyze and review data, perform hydraulic and hydrologic assessments, create dam failure modeling and other IEAP documentation, for the Indiana Regulation of Dams, Indiana Flood Control Act, and the Indiana Lakes Preservation Act. This would include activities associated with dam inspections, recommendations, schedules for upgrades, and follow-ups on high hazard dams within the state‘s jurisdiction. As a professional engineer, the work you will perform includes inspection team participation for the State owned high hazard dams, review of inspection documents on non-state high hazard dams, development of recommendations for safety improvements, preparation of professional reports, participation in public meetings, and serving as an expert witness in legal proceedings. For more information and to apply, click here

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: Indiana Department of Natural Resources

Job Title: Civil Engineer - Water Dam & Levee Safety

Location: Indianapolis, IN

Job Description: In this role as a Civil Engineer, you will primarily work in the multi-disciplinary civil engineering fields of geotechnical and structural, with the focus on water impoundment and flood control structures such as dams and levees.  Engineering work includes: performing technical analyses, overseeing projects, explaining to dam/levee owners and their engineers technical recommendations made by staff, conducting field inspections, making presentations, reviewing and evaluating designs, developing technical reports, attending public meetings, coordinating with other Division of Water staff involving permits and violations, giving testimony as an expert witness, serving as an advisor during emergencies and providing technical support as needed in the Dam and Levee Safety Section of the Division of Water. For more information and to apply, click here

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: GEI Consultants, Inc.

Job Title: Senior Dams Practice Leader

Location: Denver, CO

Job Description: The Dams Practice Leader will promote, plan, and implement the Rocky Mountain Branch Dams practice mission and vision to serve our existing clients, develop new clientele, and collaborate amongst our National Practice Leaders to implement regional and corporate initiatives. Reporting to the Branch or Regional Manager, this position will coordinate technical services and staff within the Dams practice to foster collaboration across the branch and region. Manage projects and clients within the practice. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open Until Filled

 

 


 

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