Engineering Manager-Heavy Civil/Structural Hydro Projects and Dam Safety

Reference Number: *FILLED*
Location: Tacoma, Washington

Plant Electrical Engineering and Construction Services Division, Engineering Manager Civil/Structural


J Powers Recruiting, Inc. has an opportunity for an Engineering Manager position with a Public Utility that is almost 100% hydroelectric power. Located in one of America’s most livable and walkable cities in the country. It caters to the outdoor enthusiast with great places to bike, run, hike and explore while having the amenities of a big city with the charm of a small town. The position brings a lot of diversity with opportunities to work on complex and challenging projects at different locations, while having the comfort of going home every night. The position will have the perfect blend of leadership, technical design and construction project mgmt. The individual must possess excellent collaborative skills, lead effective teams and have the ability to build and train teams. A strong background and passion in heavy civil/structural hydro projects and dam safety as they will be responsible for overseeing nine hydro plants, three fish hatcheries and administrative facilities.  This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Project Manager/Engineer to advance their career into the next level leadership.  

Qualifications and Responsibilities:

  • 8+ years of total experience in engineering
  • 2+ years of project mgmt. experience
  • 3+ years of work directions; to team member on projects or direct reports
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited university, Master’s degree preferred
  • Professional Engineering License in WA required or ability to obtain by comity  
  • Fisheries, Hydro-Power, and Dam experience desired

This public utility offers competitive compensation and retirement benefits. Company does not provide sponsorship.

If you would like to hear more about this opportunity or other opportunities in the hydro industry, please contact either:

Jenna Flanagan at J Powers Recruiting, Inc., 916-304-6663, OR Fianna Dietrich at J Powers Recruiting, Inc., 916-304-6665,