|Title||Chief Hydro Engineer|
|Title of Position||Chief Hydro Engineer|
|Pay Range||$84,000.00 – $108,000.00|
|Purpose of Position||
This is an unclassified (exempt) position intended to manage and direct all dam safety and related betterment efforts of the Grand River Dam Authority (GRDA).
SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Reports to the Assistant General Manager of Generation.
SUPERVISED PERSONNEL: The preferred candidate possesses skill with management issues, and has potential for advancement to additional responsibility.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND EXPERIENCE:
SPECIAL CERTIFICATES, REGISTRATION, LICENSES REQUIRED:
Must have a valid driver’s license
Current Professional Engineer License
Background security investigation will be performed
ADDITIONAL DESIRED EXPERIENCE: Desired experience includes direct responsibility for dam safety projects, hydroelectric betterments, dam construction, dam operation and maintenance, FERC rules expertise, implementation of Dam Safety Programs, and performing required FERC dam safety inspections. GRDA hydro generation technology includes Francis turbines, Kaplan turbines, and pump storage; experience with these technologies is desired.
PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS: Some work, which is critical to this position, involves walking, climbing stairs, and sitting for extended periods of time, lifting up to 30 pounds on irregular basis. Must possess mental, visual, and auditory acuity for attention to visual and auditory detail.
ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS & SAFETY CONCERNS:
Job: Chief Hydro Engineer
November 16, 2012