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Provide civil and structural engineering expertise to support operations, maintenance, and capital improvements at NYPA plants and facilities. Major practice areas include structural analysis and design, building engineering, bridge engineering, dam engineering, geotechnical engineering, transmission engineering, pipe and equipment support design, and general civil engineering (storm water management systems, water supply, sanitary sewers, etc.). Specific skill requirements will depend on the practice area for which expertise is needed in the department.
Develop and review calculations and designs to ensure compliance with applicable codes and accepted design practice.
Develop drawings, details, calculations, specifications, and technical reports of highest technical quality to facilitate the successful construction and implementation of projects.
Perform field inspections and conditions assessment of facilities.
Complete a multi-aspect or multi-phase project.
Responsible for completion of tasks on schedule, and that work is planned, executed and checked in a cost-effective manner.
Lead multidisciplinary engineering teams to complete projects of moderate complexity.
Review technical documents prepared by the team and complete check of design assumptions, calculations, criteria, load cases, code review and compliance with design standards.
Prepare scopes of work and requests for proposals for outside consultants. Direct and review work of consultants.
Evaluate and recommend selection of vendors, consultants and contractors through the appropriate contract administration procedures as needed.
Mentor and provide technical guidance to junior engineers.