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Do you enjoy challenging work and project variety?
Are you interested in applying your talents to design innovative solutions for the water resource and energy sectors?
If so, Gomez and Sullivan Engineers would like to hear from you. We have a growing regional practice in the northeast and Mid-Atlantic States and a national reputation for excellence in engineering relative to dams and hydropower projects. We are seeking motivated individuals committed to continuing this tradition. Our company has an immediate opening for a Senior Dam Safety Engineer at our Utica, NY office. Utica offers reasonable costs of living, a variety of restaurants and shops, excellent schools and colleges, as well as great recreational opportunities nearby in the Adirondacks or Finger Lakes. The Central New York area was also the recent recipient of a $500 million state initiative for economic planning and project development, ensuring further growth in the coming years.
Our Utica, NY office has a multi-disciplined team of civil, water resources, and structural engineers as well as support staff. Our small-office setting promotes close coordination and team building, as well as frequent interaction with the firm’s principals. The company is employee-focused and encourages an atmosphere of continued learning, collaboration between offices, and exposure to a wide variety of project responsibilities.
The ideal candidate will be a Professional Engineer with a strong background in the geotechnical aspects of dam safety evaluations and design. Approval as a FERC Part 12 Independent Consultant or the requisite experience to qualify for approval is desirable. Geotechnical evaluation, design, and rehabilitation of hydropower plants and dams, water control structures, penstocks, and fish passage facilities are just a few of the exciting civil engineering services we provide. We are seeking a committed, detail-oriented individual who will be able to utilize their knowledge, experience, and current software technologies for our clients’ immediate and future projects.
Dam safety evaluations and design
Geotechnical evaluation of earthen dams (large and small) as well as civil works projects
Development of geotechnical monitoring and testing programs as well as analysis of results
Development and/or review of construction sequencing, design plans and specifications, and permit applications for dam-related civil projects
Lead technical discussions with regulators and clients as well as at public meetings
Technical writing for project documents, as well as review of other engineers’ technical writing
Technical guidance and mentoring for other engineers in their project work and development
Marketing of professional services, proposal writing, cost estimating, and project scheduling
Gomez and Sullivan has been providing specialized engineering, environmental science, and data management solutions to the water resource and energy sectors since 1993. Our staff of approximately 50 individuals based in New York (Utica, Williamsville, Albany) and New Hampshire (Henniker) includes water resource, civil, structural, geotechnical, mechanical, electrical, and environmental engineers, as well as environmental scientists, regulatory specialists, ecologists, fisheries biologists, hydrogeologists, geologists, geomorphologists, and GIS specialists. Our core services include dam safety, engineering, hydropower licensing, environmental studies, hydrology and hydraulics, fisheries & fish passage, stream & habitat restoration, and information management and geographic information systems. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Visit us online at www.gomezandsullivan.com.
BS in civil engineering or other appropriate field (MS preferred)
Registered as a Professional Engineer and committed to maintaining registrations in multiple northeast and mid-Atlantic states to support our regional business practice
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
10 to 20 years of experience preferred in the following areas:
Geotechnical engineering related to dams and water retaining structures
Dam safety evaluations and design
Client interaction and staff mentoring
Familiarity with federal and state dam safety standards/guidelines is desirable
Experience with hydrology/hydraulics and/or structural engineering a plus
Design software such as AutoCAD, GeoStudio (SLOPE/W, etc.), AllPile, Rocscience, etc.
MS Office software
Additional Salary Information: Gomez and Sullivan offers a competitive benefits package including medical insurance (cost shared) for all regular full-time employees and their families, long-term disability, education assistance programs, plus 401K and profit sharing. We are a business with a firm belief in treating our team members as well as we treat our clients, and we maintain a personable, positive work environment.
Gomez and Sullivan Engineers, DPC has been providing specialized engineering, environmental science, and data management solutions to the water resource and energy sectors since 1993. Our staff of approximately 45 individuals based in New York (Utica, Williamsville, Albany) and New Hampshire (Henniker) includes water resource, civil, structural, mechanical, geotechnical, electrical, and environme...ntal engineers, as well as environmental scientists, regulatory specialists, ecologists, fisheries biologists, hydrogeologists, geologists, geomorphologists, and GIS specialists. Our core services include engineering, hydropower licensing, environmental studies, hydrology and hydraulics, fisheries and fish passage, stream and habitat restoration, and information management and geographic information systems.Gomez and Sullivan’s services are tailored to meet the changing needs of the water resources and energy industries. Our size allows us to provide efficient solutions specific to each project, with an attention to detail that ensures a superior product. Gomez and Sullivan’s honest approach facilitates productive collaboration between all parties involved, and, as a small company, all of our staff and principals are readily accessible for our clients throughout a project’s duration.