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Career Center

Welcome to the ASDSO Career Center - your hub for career opportunities within the dam safety community. Please note that in order to post job opportunities, you must create a free ASDSO account if you do not already have one. If you have any questions about the ASDSO Career Center, please contact [email protected]


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Current Job Listings

 
Company:

Association of State Dam Safety Officials (ASDSO)

Job Title:

Government Affairs Manager and States Liaison

Location:

Telework is allowed.  Home proximity close to Washington, DC preferred.

Job Description:

The government affairs manager and states liaison oversees the legislative advocacy goals of ASDSO at the federal and state levels and acts as the coordinator/liaison with the state dam safety agencies. This person works closely with the ASDSO executive director, the legislative activities committee, external legislative advisors and other external partners to develop and implement a comprehensive strategy and approach to address ASDSO’s legislative goals. This person will manage communication with state dam safety programs and coordinate with staff and committees.  For more information, click here.

Close Date: 12/31/2022

 

Company:

IA Department of Natural Resources

Job Title:

Environmental Engineer

Location:

Des Moines, IA

Job Description:

The Flood Plain and Dam Safety Section of the DNR provides a critical service to the state of Iowa in making sure that development and construction in Iowa's floodplains is conducted responsibly to reduce the risk of flooding damages.  As a member of this team, this important position reviews a wide variety of proposed construction projects, including dams, bridges/culverts, streambank stabilization, and new buildings.   These reviews consist of the use of various hydrologic and hydraulic references, modeling software, and tools to determine the effects of the proposed construction and if it meets the requirements of the floodplain development rules in the Iowa Administrative Code.  Work may also include review of the geotechnical reports for dam designs, performing dam breach analysis for hazard class determinations, and performing flood routings through dams. Extensive calculations for some projects may be necessary. For more information click here.

Close Date: 12/8/2022

 

Company:

US Army Corps of Engineers

Job Title:

Civil (Geotechnical) Engineer, GS-0810-12

Location:

Little Rock, AR or Tulsa, OK

Job Description:

The Southwestern Division, Dam Safety Production Center is looking for two geotechnical engineers to perform dam safety engineering analysis, design and evaluation services. The DSPC is a group of senior, technical experts who work to resolve critical issues on our infrastructure in the US and around the world. Serve as Geotechnical Engineer with responsibility for coordinating investigations, analyses, and design of earthen dams and levees, excavations, tunneling, de-watering, instrumentation, building foundations, and other highly complex projects. See https://www.usajobs.gov/job/689769400 for more information.

Close Date: 12/12/2022

 

Company:

Brookfield Renewable

Job Title:

Regional Dam Safety Engineer

Location:

Can work from one of our offices located at: Safe Harbor Dam- Conestoga, PA; Wallenpaupack Dam- Hawley, PA; Deep Creek Dam- Oakland, MD; Fayetteville, WV; Calderwood Dam- Tallassee, TN

Job Description:

Reporting to the Director, Asset Management, the Regional Dam Safety Engineer will be responsible for providing technical direction, quality assurance, and expertise for matters concerning Brookfield Renewable’s fleet of dams and related civil infrastructure located in Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, Tennessee, North Carolina, Louisiana, and California. Duties include performing inspections, developing strategies, and implementing programs to ensure that dams and structures are safe and reliable.  For more information, click here.

Close Date: 12/20/2022

 

Company:

C.T. Male Associates

Job Title:

Geotechnical Engineer

Location:

Latham, NY

Job Description:

C.T. Male Associates, a multi-discipline architectural and engineering firm, is seeking a Geotechnical Engineer to join our Latham, NY office. This full-time position includes a complete benefits package and advancement opportunities. In this role, you will be responsible for all phases of geotechnical engineering projects and collaborate with a team of technical professionals across disciplines. Join a community that strives to help you reach your greatest potential. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company:

C.T. Male Associates

Job Title:

Geotechnical Services Team Leader

Location:

Latham, NY

Job Description:

Collaborate with a team of technical professionals across disciplines, through all phases of a project - from planning and design through construction. Engage with clients to grow relationships and develop long-lasting partnerships. Exercise independent judgement while supervising, coordinating, and reviewing the work of supporting staff. Conduct project and product research to expand the firm’s services. Join a community that will strive to help you reach your greatest potential; when you succeed, we succeed. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company:

Ducks Unlimited

Job Title:

Regional Engineer

Location:

Easton, MD

Job Description:

Ducks Unlimited, Inc., the world’s leading wetland and waterfowl conservation organization, is seeking a self-motivated, experienced civil engineer in Easton, MD. The successful applicant will join a highly motivated conservation team of biologists and engineers who are responsible for the planning, design and construction of wetland restoration and enhancement projects. Primary responsibilities will be in Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. Working from a home office within the geographic area of primary responsibilities will be considered. Regional Engineers perform a full range of project planning, design, contracting, and construction management functions on wetland, riparian, and associated habitat restoration projects. Project delivery responsibilities include scoping and proposal development, engineering design, project bidding, field inspection, and construction management. A close working relationship with local, state and federal personnel, private landowners, and other conservation partners will be an important aspect of the job. Experience working with NRCS and/or state Dam Safety officials is beneficial. Knowledge of USDA Farm Bill programs such as ACEP-WRE, EQIP, and CRP/CREP is also a plus. The position will include occasional travel. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company:

CDM Smith

Job Title:

Sr. Structural Engineer

Location:

DFW, Austin or Houston, TX, Phoenix, AZ, Sacramento, CA, Denver, CO

Job Description:

CDM Smith is a multi-discipline engineering and architectural firm. Our firm is responsible for large-scale flood protection projects, water and wastewater plant design, transit facilities, and industrial facilities. As a Structural Engineer at CDM Smith you will have the opportunity to grow your career as part of a collaborative multidisciplinary team of technical experts working on challenging projects in Environment, Industry, Transportation, and Water in the United States and beyond. We offer partial remote working schedules. We would prefer to have someone based out of our Dallas, TX office, but would consider additional locations in Austin, TX, Houston, TX, Phoenix, AZ, Denver, CO and Sacramento, CA. The Structural Engineer will have the following responsibilities: Lead project teams of structural engineers and drafters; Prepare scope of work and budget estimates and monitor progress; Forecast workload and schedules; Develop structural design criteria for projects; Analyze and design structures for flood protection, and other facilities; Prepare structural design calculations and check calculations prepared by others; and much more. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company:

NM Office of the State Engineer

Job Title:

Dam Safety Engineer Intern

Location:

Albuquerque, NM

Job Description:

The purpose of this position is to provide engineering assistance to the Dam Safety Bureau and the Office of the State engineer. The person in this position will perform engineering analyses, field inspections, review of design reports, construction plans and specifications, hydrologic, hydraulic, geotechnical, and structural analyses, project management, and other technical work. Their work will assist the Dam Safety Bureau to regulate dams in New Mexico to ensure that they are constructed and operated in a manner that is as safe as possible. The person in this position will also help the bureau to manage publicly funded capital projects that are assigned to the Office of the State Engineer for administration.  Capital project management requires careful analysis and review of documentation to ensure that public funds are applied appropriately. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company:

NM Office of the State Engineer

Job Title:

Dam Safety Engineer/Engineer Professional II

Location:

Albuquerque, NM

Job Description:

This position supports the New Mexico Dam Safety Program to regulate dams.  The person in this position inspects dams to verify that they are operated and maintained in a safe manner so that public safety is not compromised.  The person in this position reviews operation and maintenance manuals, emergency action plans, engineering analyses, design and construction documents for modifications to existing dams and construction of new dams, prepares permit documents, performs construction inspections, and ensures compliance with the permit conditions.  Tasks may also include project management, management of data and records, performing risk assessment of dams, performing independent engineering analyses, and assisting the bureau chief and the agency with special projects and policy development. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company:

Stone Environmental, Inc. 

Job Title:

Stream Restoration Practice Leader

Location:

Montpelier, VT

Job Description:

Stone Environmental, Inc. of Montpelier, Vermont is seeking a dedicated senior engineer to lead our stream restoration practice. The successful applicant will work with a group of engaged professionals and a variety of partners, including municipalities, regional conservation organizations, state agencies, and watershed stewardship organizations, to develop and lead stream restoration projects, typically involving dam removal, road-stream crossing upgrades, habitat improvement, floodplain reconnection, and bioengineering practices. The candidate will serve as a mentor for engineering staff, provide senior technical support for a variety of natural resources restoration projects, and conduct business development activities. The ideal candidate will possess cross-disciplinary experience and a demonstrated ability to apply that experience to the improvement and stewardship of water resources in Northern New England. The preferred applicant will be comfortable supporting all engineering project phases, from conceptual design and scoping efforts to final design, permitting, and construction management/oversight.  For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company:

HDR

Job Title:

Geotechnical Engineer - (164347)

Location:

Nashville, TN; Lexington, Louisville, Paducah, KY

Job Description:

We are seeking a Geotechnical Engineer to support our expanding geotechnical practice. This is a leadership role that involves planning, organizing, and coordinating the work of entry- and mid-level professionals. Primary duties include: plan, execute, and complete geotechnical tasks on assigned projects independently and collaboratively; 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; geotechnical technical analyses, preparation of proposals and reports, and coordination with designers and contractors to implement recommendations on plans and in the field; supporting development of technical scope of works and fee proposals, and RFP’s related to geotechnical services. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company:

HDR

Job Title:

Computational Geotechnical Engineer - (168232)

Location:

Lexington, Louisville, KY; Nashville, TN, Pasco, Seattle, Bellevue, Edmonds, Spokane, Olympia, Gig Harbor, WA

Job Description:

We are seeking a Computational Geotechnical Engineer II 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 computational engineering principles and practical geotechnical engineering principals. Responsibilities include performing geotechnical computational analysis and design calculations, performing research activities, numerical modeling, preparing presentations, reports, and design reviews. Candidates must be professional, self-starters, creative, have strong communication skills, and work well with engineers, technicians, and other staff. For more information click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company:

HDR

Job Title:

Senior Civil Engineer - (166218)

Location:

Lexington, Louisville, Paducah, KY; Chattanooga, Memphis, Nashville, TN

Job Description:

We are seeking a Civil Engineer to execute existing work and grow our capabilities, portfolio, and staff of our water program. Responsibilities include: site studies, site designs, plans and specifications, contract documentation preparation and graphic presentation; performing overall site layout, grading, utility layout and drainage, routine engineering assignments requiring application of standard techniques and procedures. Knowledge of geotechnical and water resources engineering methods is a plus, such as: subsurface investigations, field & laboratory testing, soil compaction and earthwork construction, design and construction of foundations, and preparing plans and specifications related to dam and levee projects. This individual needs to be self-motivated with an initiative to deliver high quality, technically sound site civil designs. For more information click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company:

VA Division of Dam Safety & Floodplain Management 

Job Title:

Enforcement Manager

Location:

Richmond, VA

Job Description:

This position supports the Division of Dam Safety and Floodplain Management and is responsible for managing regulatory enforcement for the Virginia Dam Safety Act and Virginia Impounding Structure Regulations. This position, is stationed in Richmond, Virginia and will serve all regions of the state. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company:

VA Division of Dam Safety & Floodplain Management 

Job Title:

Mapping Engineer

Location:

VA

Job Description:

This position serves as the principal staff for performing Dam Break Inundation Studies in accordance with § 10.1-606.2 and for simplified inundation studies pursuant to § 10.1-604.1. Dam Break Inundation Studies and simplified mapping for Low Hazard Dams shall utilize various hydrologic and hydraulic software such as the Army Corps of Engineers HEC-HMS or HEC-1 program, HEC-RAS, etc. The position will be the point of contact for dam owners and localities on mapping issues. The position will work with and advise the regional engineering team and management in determining best technologies for mapping and to keep strategies and techniques current and cost-effective. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company:

VA Division of Dam Safety & Floodplain Management 

Job Title:

Regional Dam Safety Engineer

Location:

Warrenton, VA

Job Description:

This position provides regulatory reviews, support and assistance to dam owners, and consulting engineers using sound engineering principles to ensure compliance with regulations. This position, stationed in Warrenton, Virginia will serve the northern areas of Virginia.  For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 
Company:

Ohio Department of Natural Resources - Dam Safety 

Job Title:

Natural Resources Engineer 1 (2 positions)

Location:

Columbus, OH

Job Description:

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources - Division of Water Resources - Dam Safety Program has posted two Natural Resource Engineer 1 positions. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, the Ohio Dam Safety Program has regulatory authority of almost 1,500 dams across the state of Ohio and is responsible for inspection, repair oversight, and enforcement of existing dams and permitting of new dams in Ohio. These positions are hourly, full-time (40 hours per week), and overtime eligible. For more information, click here. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company:

GZA

Job Title:

Dam and Levee Safety Project Manager

Location:

Norwood, MA

Job Description:

GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc. (GZA) is currently seeking a Dam and Levee Safety Project Manager with 6+ years of experience for our Norwood, Massachusetts office. The position offers great potential for professional growth in an exciting working environment and the opportunity to apply the latest technologies to our dam/levee/hydropower-related projects. A strong passion to work on dams and levees is essential for this position. The qualified candidate must have a strong civil, geotechnical, or structural engineering background, demonstrated project management skills, and experience working on dams and/or levees. For more information, click here. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled