Deputy Chief Dam Safety Engineer

Deputy Chief Dam Safety Engineer

  • Role type : Permanent
  • Location : Tulsa
  • Salary : $134,000 - $188,000 per Year
  • Sector : Power
  • Ref : JOB-1058
  • Salary: $134,000 - $188,000 per Year

Astute People is partnering with a public power electric utility to recruit a Deputy Chief Dam Safety Engineer to join them in Tulsa, OK. 

The Deputy Chief Dam Safety Engineer role comes with a salary of up to $188,000, as well as benefits and relocation package.

If you’re a Dam Safety Engineer and are looking to work for an organisation that is focused on delivering affordable and reliable electricity to Oklahoma, then submit your resume to apply today. 

Responsibilities and duties 


Reporting to the senior management team you will: 

  • Lead and provide the strategic vison, leadership and oversight on dam safety engineering, emergency procedures and training.
  • Ensure all work and activities are compliant with regulatory requirements.
  • Direct technical, environmental and economic feasibility studies.
  • Manage and review all dam safety-related maintenance and construction activities.
  • Manage all works with outside contractors and consultancies.

Present data packs to stakeholders & at board meetings.

Professional qualifications 


We are looking for someone with the following: 

  • Bachelors / Masters degree in Civil Engineering with a focus on structural and geotechnical engineering.
  • Experience gained in a power generation setting or consulting is desirable.
  • Extensive experience gained as a dam design or dam safety engineer is essential.

Personal skills 


The Deputy Chief Dam Safety Engineer  role would suit someone who is: 

  • Well-versed in coordinating and executing critical engineering works and studies.
  • Keen on developing and leading a team.

Salary and benefits of the Deputy Chief Dam Safety Engineer role

  • A basic salary up to $188,000
  • Benefits package
  • Relocation Assistance.

To apply for this Deputy Chief Dam Safety Engineer opportunity, please complete the form below. Alternatively, send a copy of your up-to-date CV to or call +1 (704) 626 2198 to speak to Dan Bisset who can tell you more. You can also connect with Dan on LinkedIn to view other jobs they are recruiting.

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