Senior Dams Engineer

Schnabel is an employee-owned, professional consulting firm that focuses on solving problems related to the earth and environment through specialization in dam, geotechnical, geostructural, and tunnel engineering.  Schnabel’s high standards for quality, business ethics, and concern for the communities they live in and support, are a vital part of who they are and what they offer.  Founded in 1956, Schnabel has experienced tremendous success and growth through its dedication to excellence in client service, high quality, and value-added solutions.  Schnabel is an ENR Top 500 Design Firm and Top 10 Dams and Reservoirs Design Firm with 450 employees in 22 offices throughout the United States.

Recognized by CE News as one of the Best Engineering Firms to Work for, Schnabel provides employees with a competitive benefits package, including health, dental, life and disability. Engagement in Schnabel’s wellness program offers incentives for employees to pursue a healthy lifestyle, and the firm rewards employees through its Employee Stock Ownership Plan.

Job Description:

Are you looking for interesting and meaningful work, a fun and flexible atmosphere, and opportunities to learn, grow, and excel? If so, then welcome to Schnabel! We approach problems with creativity and innovation.  The Schnabel Engineering dam design group in Greensboro, North Carolina, is seeking a Senior Project Level Dam Engineer to support our growing business. We are looking for a motivated candidate with attention to detail, a passion to continue to develop as a professional, and a desire to help lead a strong team.

Job Responsibilities:

Required Skills/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree focused in civil/geotechnical/structural engineering, from an ABET-accredited institution. Candidates with a Master’s Degree are preferred.

10-15+ years of relevant work experience in Geotechnical, Structural Engineering or Water Resources is required.

A Professional Engineering license.

Construction management experience on large projects involving tunnels, dams, or other heavy civil components, with increasing level of responsibility.

A strong work ethic and the desire to perform professionally at a high level.

Excellent communication skills.

A positive attitude.

Candidates must have a valid driver’s license and must undergo a background check that may include criminal history, motor vehicle record and credit checks, plus a drug screen.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability