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Senior Dams and Water Resources Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA at Synerfac

Date Posted: 3/27/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are seeking a Senior Dams and Water Resources Engineer.
This position can be based out of Pittsburgh, Denver, or New York.

Job Duties:
- Perform dam safety inspections, including annual operation inspections and FERC Part 12D inspections
- Conduct geotechnical/structural analytical functions including stability, seepage, bearing capacity, and settlement analysis
- Complete new and remedial designs for earth and rockfill embankment dams, concrete gravity dams, and various other water-impounding structures
- Oversee the preparation of detailed design/construction drawings and specifications
- Assist in the selection and qualification of subcontractors (specifically for drilling and surveying activities)
- Develop construction and engineering cost estimates for dam projects
- Prepare technical reports and proposals
- Provide input to planning efforts and coordination of project tasks
- Staff supervision
- Domestic and international travel as/if necessary

  Job Requirements  

Job Requirements:
- B.S., M.S., or Ph.D. in Civil, Structural, or Geotechnical Engineering (advanced degree preferred)
- Professional Engineers License (New York State preferred)
- 15+ years of experience in dam safety evaluations, and dam engineering design and analysis
- Experience in projects regulated by state and federal agencies, including (preferably) the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation