Regulatory & Compliance Engineer / Architect Senior

Maryland Department of the Environment
Baltimore, MD
Mar 13, 2018
Mar 16, 2018
Engineer, IT, IT Architect
Full Time
Maryland Department of the Environment Engineering and Architecture REGULATORY & COMPLIANCE ENGINEER / ARCHITECT SENIOR If you are interested in applying for this position, please go to and apply through JobApsThe main purpose of this position is to assist the Division Chief with the implementation of a comprehensive dam safety program in Maryland by serving as the Program's expert structural and hydrologic and hydraulic engineer. The incumbent in this position will be responsible for permitting and inspecting new dam construction, inspecting existing impoundment structures, and providing technical engineering expertise and direction. This position protects the public from the inherent dangers associated with dam failures. The incumbent will perform job functions for using highly specialized engineering skills to evaluate dam safety and downstream hazard conditions, determine required remedial repairs, review and approve construction plans, and establish action plans to ensure that loss of life and major property damage are minimized in the event of sudden releases of water caused by dam emergencies. The position also represents the Department in meetings and hearings with State, federal, and local agencies; emergency management personnel; dam design consultants; dam owners; and the general public to provide dam safety advice and guidance on numerous complex dam safety issues.The incumbent of this position will be responsible for Dam inspections that often requires special physical demands of accessing inspection galleries, small storm drain and spillway pipes, lifting equipment weighing 50 to 75 pounds, and a great deal of climbing down ladders and up and down the slopes of earth embankments. In addition, dams contain areas of confined space hazards requiring air monitoring and specialized training. The incumbent of this position may also be exposed to other dangerous situation such as drowning hazards, falls from high outlet works structures, and may be exposed to heavy construction equipment hazards while conducting inspections of existing structures and dams under construction. and apply through JobAps 21230 Baltimore CityThe Baltimore Sun . Category: Engineering, Keywords: Compliance Engineer

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