Dam Safety Engineer

Job Position Number: 5040107

Salary: $ 50,000- $ 65,136

Job Location: This position will be located at the Missouri Geological Survey Office in Rolla, MO

Why you’ll love this position:

Dam Safety is a critical function associated with the State of Missouri’s water resources infrastructure. You will be inspecting dams throughout the state of Missouri. The program’s engineers review construction permits for new dams and modifications to existing dams. You will routinely work with engineers, owners, and the citizens of the state to improve public safety. Hydraulic routing of reservoirs, slope stability modeling, and emergency response are exciting aspects of the job that you will be involved with from day one. This is a fast paced, highly variable work environment with a rewarding mission. You will be joining a passionate team that exhibits a can-do attitude.

What you’ll do:

Complete dam safety inspections as a registered professional engineer
Complete hydraulic and hydrology reviews as a registered professional engineer
Complete geotechnical review for proposed new dams
Complete construction permit site visits to observe construction of a new or modified dam
Schedule dam inspections and communicate with dam owner(s), general public and consulting engineers
Prepare reports, charts, and findings associated with projects in the program
Complete dam height evaluations
You will be a team player and perform duties as assigned to create a highly efficient work environment
All you need for success:

Minimum Qualifications

Licensure as a professional engineer in Missouri, or ability to transfer licensure within 6 months of employment
BS degree in an engineering field related to geotechnical and/or civil engineering
Ability to lift 50 lbs and valid Driver License
Ability to work outdoors for long hours in all seasons, with some overnight travel required
Preferred Qualifications

Experience in hydraulic design calculations relating to dams and reservoirs (HEC software a plus)
Experience inspecting hydraulic structures and earthen dams
Experience in soil mechanics and slope stability modeling
If you have questions about this position please contact:

Ryan P. Stack, PE, (573) 368 - 8837 or ryan.stack@dnr.mo.gov


Aarick Roberto (DNR Recruiter), (573) 522-1503 or dnr.recruiter@dnr.mo.gov

The State of Missouri is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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