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Current Job Listings
 

Company: CA DWR, Division of Safety of Dams

Job Title: Senior Dam Safety Engineer

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: 10/28/2021

 

Company: US Army Corps of Engineers

Job Title: Supervisor Geotechnical or Geologist Engineer

Location: Chicago, IL

Description: The Chicago District is advertising for a GS-13 Section Chief for the Geotechnical Engineering - Dam, and Levee Safety Section. The Section provides Geotechnical Engineering and Geology support of navigation, flood risk reduction, shoreline storm damage reduction, and ecosystem restoration projects within the Chicago District, and wherever requested by other Corps offices and government agencies to safely deliver enduring engineering and water resource solutions to the nation, in collaboration with partners, to protect the environment, energize the economy, and strengthen our national security.  We support projects from feasibility, final design, preparation of plans and specifications, support during construction, and post-construction performance inspections and risk evaluations. The Section is responsible for subsurface investigations, lab testing, analyses, and design involving soil, rock, and groundwater, instrumentation of dams and levees, armor stone for coastal projects,  dam safety, levee safety, support of flood fighting activities, and many other activities in support of our projects. The Chicago District has over 15 levee systems, 17 dams, and a variety of other shoreline and flood risk reduction projects in northern Indiana, NE Illinois and eastern Wisconsin. The team has high performing LSPM, DSPM, Geotechnical Engineers, and Geologists. For more information and to apply, click here.

Deadline to apply: 11/5/2021

 

Company: CA DWR, Division of Engineering

Job Title: Senior Engineer, Water Resources (Hydraulic/Hydrologic Specialist)

Location: Sacramento, CA

Description: CA DWR is looking to fill two Senior Engineer Specialist positions that are focused on hydraulics and hydrology. You will be part of the Division of Engineering’s (DOE) Hydraulics Section, with several other Senior Engineers and one Supervising Engineer. The Hydraulics Section provides technical expertise for DOE as we continue to refine the details of our aging infrastructure and provide the engineered solutions to increase capacity and reliability (We also provide hydraulic and hydrologic engineering support for other Divisions within the Department). You will conduct, coordinate, support, and review a wide variety of engineering analyses, studies, and designs involving (but not limited to) many of the State Water Project facilities (e.g. dams, reservoirs, levees, spillways, pipelines, canals, inlet/outlet works). Our ideal candidate will have a good working knowledge of hydraulic and hydrologic engineering and hydraulic facilities and structures, with a preferred minimum of 5 years work experience in these fields. The ideal candidate will also work collaboratively, make effective engineering decisions, and communicate effectively (both verbally and in writing). At DWR you will have the advantage of numerous resources to support your work and professional growth – including training, organizational memberships, and knowledgeable colleagues who collaborate for project success. We have a positive work environment with a friendly culture. In addition to promoting work-life balance, we offer competitive salaries with exceptional benefits. 

For more information and to apply for this position (JC-271130) please visit DWR’s CalCareers website.

Deadline to apply: 11/8/2021

 

Company: South Feather Water and Power Agency (SFWPA) 

Job Title: Hydro Civil Engineer 

Location: Oroville, CA

Description: Supervision by the Power Division Manager, and receiving general direction from the General Manager. Perform civil engineering and project management for Agency water and power facilities, including storage reservoirs, dams, hydroelectric plants, conveyance and distribution systems, and buildings.  Manage Agency’s dam safety program as defined in regulatory guidelines.  Develop engineering procedures, methods and standards, and perform project management for maintenance and upgrade of Agency facilities and assets. For more information, click here.

Deadline to apply: 11/30/2021

 

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: Open until filled

 

Company: New York Power Authority

Job Title: Senior Civil/Structural Engineer I (Dam Safety)

Location: White Plains, NY

Job Description: Provide civil and structural engineering expertise to support operations, maintenance, and capital improvements at NYPA plants and facilities.  Major practice areas include structural analysis and design, building engineering, bridge engineering, dam engineering, geotechnical engineering, transmission engineering, pipe and equipment support design, and general civil engineering (storm water management systems, water supply, sanitary sewers, etc.). Specific skill requirements will depend on the practice area for which expertise is needed in the department. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: GEI Consultants, Inc.

Job Title: Senior Construction Manager/Resident Engineer

Location: Flexible; office locations in Carlsbad, Pasadena, Oakland and Sacramento

Job Description: GEI is seeking an experienced Senior Construction Manager/ Resident Engineer to support our growing construction management practice in California. This position will lead construction management teams in the execution of CM projects, support design teams with constructability reviews, and support the business development teams in winning new CM work. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: GEI Consultants, Inc.

Job Title: Construction Manager/Resident Engineer

Location: Flexible; office locations in Carlsbad, Pasadena, Oakland and Sacramento

Job Description: GEI is seeking an experienced Construction Manager/ Resident Engineer to support our growing construction management practice in California. This position will lead construction management teams in the execution of CM projects, support design teams with constructability reviews, and support the business development teams in winning new CM work. For more information, 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

 

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: 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: 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

 


 

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