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Current Job Listings
 

Company: Barr Engineering

Job Title: Geotechnical Engineer - Senior Level

Location: Denver, CO

Job Description: The person in this position will work on a variety of geotechnical engineering consulting projects, with emphasis on work related to dams, flood control projects, and hydraulic structures. In addition to providing technical expertise and engineering oversight of geotechnical investigations, numerical modeling, analysis, and design, this person will also be involved in preparing plans and specifications for construction, writing reports, and cost estimating. Administrative responsibilities such as project management, mentoring and coaching, and developing and maintaining client relationships are also expected to be part of this role. Minneapolis, Denver, and Salt Lake City are the preferred office locations, but the position is open to other locations in the U.S. The position will require travel for project assignments or business development activities. For more information, click here.

Close Date: 5/22/2021

 

Company: Schnabel

Job Title: Dams Resident Engineer/Resident Project Representative

Location: Multiple Locations

Job Description: Schnabel Engineering is currently seeking a Resident Engineer/Resident Project Representative for medium to long-term assignments at project sites throughout the United States. This position is sought for multiple upcoming construction projects. For more information and to apply, click here

Close Date: 5/26/2021

 

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: Schnabel

Job Title: Structural Project/Senior Level Engineer 

Location: Greensboro, NC

Job Description: The Greensboro, NC office is seeking a Structural Project/Senior Level Structural Engineer to join our growing practice.  We are looking for a motivated candidate with attention to detail, a passion to continue to develop as a professional, and a desire to be part of a strong team. Job responsibilities include: Perform and/or review stability analyses, reinforced concrete design, and steel design for water and earth retaining structures associated with dams, spillways, buildings, and other hydraulic structures; Prepare and/or review design drawings, reports, and technical specifications; Perform inspections of dams and hydraulic structures; Provide periodic construction observation and consultation; Perform task and project-level management and coordination duties; and mentor junior level structural engineering staff. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: Tetra Tech

Job Title: Principal Geotechnical Engineer (Dams and Reservoirs)

Location: Denver, CO

Job Description: Principal Geotechnical Engineer to work in conjunction with our engineers and professionals on multi-discipline teams to develop and support project activities through the application of engineering and geologic principles and techniques. This position will provide engineering and construction related planning, design, analysis, oversight, and studies for dams and water resource projects. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: WA State Department of Ecology, Water Resources Program

Job Title: Washington State Dam and Well Manager

Location: Lacey, WA (city adjacent to Olympia)

Job Description: The Dam and Well Section Manager is responsible for both the WA State Dam Safety Office to assure the safety of over 1,100 dams within the state, and the WA State Well Construction and Licensing Office to assure health and safety aspects of well construction and decommissioning. There are ten direct reports to the position (eight for dam safety and two for well construction and licensing).  For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled. First review of applications on April 23, 2021

 

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: Senior Geotechnical Engineer - (161410)    

Location: Kentucky (Lexington or Paducah)

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. Primary Duties: 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; Geotechnical technical analyses, preparation of proposals and reports, and coordination with designers and contractors to implement recommendations on plans and in the field; Engage in supporting development of technical scope of works and fee proposals, as well as responses to RFP’s related to geotechnical services; This position may function as technical specialist or project manager, but project management is not sole focus of position. Core Competencies for a successful candidate: Must be able to independently make decisions and recommendations that will impact a project’s activities and direction; Be a technical expert, leader, and authority in projects and tasks involving geotechnical engineering; Be knowledgeable of today’s technical standards, including but not limited to USACE, AREMA, LRFD, etc.; Exhibit excellent communication skills, ability to work collaboratively with team members and clients and the demonstrate expertise in managing several complex tasks simultaneously. For additional information click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: HDR

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

Location: Kentucky (Lexington or Paducah)

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 additional information click here.

 

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: 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: US Army Corps of Engineers

Job Title: Social Scientist/Risk Communication

Location: Multiple 

Job Description: The U.S Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is currently seeking experts in social science/risk communication. These experts will be supporting the USACE Dam and Levee Safety Program in flood risk communication.  The portfolio of USACE dam and levees provides flood risk reduction benefits to over 20 million people and $2 Trillion in property value. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a skilled, professional team that leads and tackles some of the Nation's unique challenges in risk communication and stakeholder engagement.  Please send resume and inquires to Noah Vroman, USACE Levee Safety Center.  **Please note this is an initial recruitment notice. The official recruitment for these positions will occur on USAJOBS.gov. This notice will be updated with USACEJOBS link that will be used by candidates.

 

Company: VA Dept of Conservation and Recreation

Job Title: Regional Dam Safety Engineer

Location: Richmond, VA

Job Description: The Division of Dam Safety and Floodplain Management is seeking a dynamic individual to join the team as a Regional Dam Safety Engineer. A solid understanding of civil and geotechnical engineering principles and extensive professional engineering work experience is required. This position will be stationed in Richmond, Virginia and serving Eastern and Southeastern Virginia and will be the principal staff contact with dam owners, consulting engineers, and governmental officials for regulatory compliance of impounding structures for the assigned region.  For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: Freese and Nichols, Inc.

Job Title: Water Resource Design Project Manager 

Location: Austin, TX OR San Antonio, TX

Job Description: This position requires an experienced engineer to serve as a project manager in the field of water resources and heavy civil projects with an emphasis on dams and levees. Candidate will be responsible for leading the analysis, design, and preparation of technical reports, construction plans, specifications, and cost estimates. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: Freese and Nichols, Inc.

Job Title: Water Resource Design Project Manager 

Location: Dallas, TX OR Downtown Fort Worth, TX

Job Description: This position requires an experienced engineer to serve as a project manager in the field of water resources and heavy civil projects with an emphasis on dams and levees. Candidate will be responsible for leading the analysis, design, and preparation of technical reports, construction plans, specifications, and cost estimates. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: Freese and Nichols, Inc.

Job Title: CAD Designer, Water Resources

Location: Raleigh, NC OR Atlanta, GA 

Job Description: This is an AutoCAD Civil3D designer role for our water resources group. The location of this position is open to the offices listed. The candidate will produce 3D models, drawings, and details for heavy civil infrastructure projects on riverbanks, coastal shorelines, dams, spillways, gates, levees, and other water resources structures. The candidate will assist with CAD workload coordination in the group, contribute to interesting projects, and work alongside other CAD technicians and designers, civil engineers, and project managers across the Water Resources division. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 

Company: Freese and Nichols, Inc.

Job Title: Water Resource Design Project Manager 

Location: Tampa, FL and Florida

Job Description: This position requires an experienced engineer to serve as a project manager in the field of water resources and heavy civil projects with an emphasis on dams and levees. Candidate will be responsible for leading the analysis, design, and preparation of technical reports, construction plans, specifications, and cost estimates. For more information, click here.

Close Date: Open until filled

 


 

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