Regional Dam Safety Engineer / 56142
SyracuseNY Direct Hire $95,000.00 - $110,000.00

Regional Dam Safety Engineer

Due to growth, we are looking to hire a Regional Dam Safety Engineer. This is a direct hire REMOTE opportunity for someone living in the New York State area with an occasional need for some on site visits.

Compensation for the Regional Dam Safety Engineer is 95K – 110K based on experience as well as a 10-15% bonus.

Company Overview:

  • Growing owner and operator of hydroelectric power plants throughout the United States
  • Benefits package includes health, dental, vision, long and short term disability, flexible spending accounts, PTO and 401K match!

Responsibilities of the Regional Dam Safety Engineer:

  • Manage all aspects of the Owner’s Dam Safety Program as well as the development of Dam Safety Procedures. This includes documentation of STID, EAP, DSSMP, and DSSMR.
  • Maintain relationship with FERC and third-party engineering services through meetings, calls, and project inspections
  • Participate in Part 12 inspections, annual in-house inspections, construction oversight, and emergency inspections
  • Ensure completion of DSSMPs in accordance with FERC requirements
  • Assist with training of hydro plant staff and support during real-time dam safety events

Background Profile of the Regional Dam Safety Engineer:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and ability to obtain a Professional Civil Engineering License
  • 2-5 years of experience in Hydroelectric power plant maintenance including dam safety
  • Preferred experience dealing with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)
  • Detailed oriented with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Up to 30% travel depending on remote location
  • Able to traverse steep, uneven slopes of dams, some of which exceed 100 feet
  • Valid Driver’s License

If this Regional Dam Safety Engineer position is not for you, but for someone you know, please feel free to forward this information. You are eligible for a referral bonus if referred candidates are placed and complete the full assignment.

For immediate consideration, submit your resume to: