ChattanoogaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Chattanooga jobs

Program Manager, Civil Engineering Sr.

Company: Tennessee Valley Authority
Location: Chattanooga
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

Program Manager, Civil Engineering Sr. - 514609Job ID: 514609
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Responsibilities Civil or Mechanical Engineer to provide technical oversight and management of engineering services in support of the evaluation, design and construction of ash handling and storage facilities, design and construction of water and wastewater treatment systems, modification of dam structures and other civil infrastructure. Program Manager, Civil Engineering Sr. - 514609 Organization: Chief Operating Office Department: Strategy & Engineering Location: Chattanooga, TN -(Option to work remotely within the Valley.) Relocation: Relocation benefits are not offered for this position Posting Open: 03/13/2023Posting Close: 03/20/2023 -at 11:59 PM EST Position Purpose: This position provides technical oversight and is responsible for ensuring ash handling systems (mechanical/electrical engineered features) or ash storage facility/landfill (civil engineered features) engineering activities that are performed by others are performed correctly and in accordance with TVA requirements. Serve as technical project leader for the specifications, methods, design, plant interface, construction, QA/QC requirements, and documentation for new ash handling systems, ash storage facilities or other civil features.

  • Translates the goals and strategies of CCP Projects & Engineering into specific project and work plan activities.
  • Deploy and ensure compliance with processes and procedures.
  • Ensure fleet wide replication of solutions
  • Track, manage and control engineering contracts
  • Ensure engineered solutions at plant interfaces are properly executed
  • Provides leadership and technical direction to design team executing BOP functions
  • Executes engineering projects utilizing matrixed teams
  • Establish and communicate engineering priorities
    Supervisory Responsibility: Technical oversight for various engineering firms performing engineering projects, feasibility studies, evaluations, design/construction drawings, CQA plans, etc.
    Budget Responsibility: -
    Principal Accountabilities:
    • Approval authority of contract engineering firms performing tasks associated with capital project implementation including but not limited to: feasibility studies, new technology, evaluations, design/redesign, construction drawings, CQA plans of ash handling facilities and provide technical oversight
    • Technical oversight and approval authority of contract engineering firms performing tasks associated with engineering activities to support O&M efforts
    • Analyze, trend or oversee performance monitoring associated ash handling facilities or ash storage facilities
    • Provide general construction oversight of projects to monitor conformity with the design requirements.
    • Prepares TVA design guides, specifications and procedures to ensure new facilities are designed, monitored and inspected in the proper manner.
    • Performs risk assessments and makes recommendations to manage risk appropriately.
    • Provide technical direction to TVA engineers as required.
    • Serve as subject matter expert regarding ash handling facilities
    • Possess understanding of all environmental regulations associated with ash handling facilities or ash storage facilities including but not limited to: solid waste, NPDES, storm water, air, NEPA, etc.
    • Provide technical direction for mechanical, electrical (power & I&C) and civil engineering (with minimal assistance from others) for project teams implementing ash handling facilities.
    • Lead project teams, establish and accomplish valid requirements, monitor all phases of project performance approve project changes within approved limits, approval of proposals and payment, and conduct lessons learned reviews at project completion.
    • Manages and controls engineering contracts. Establishes oversight and governance of equipment suppliers and field implementation of projects.
    • Review events and practices at non-TVA facilities in order to incorporate lessons learned
    • Represents TVA on industry committees/efforts and to achieve industry leadership.
    • Resolve conflict between vendor, plant staff, corporate and senior management
      Minimum Requirements:
      Education. - -B.S. degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, civil engineering or equivalent engineering degree.
      Experience. - -8 or more years of material handling system design/technical experience. Seven years of ash handling system design experience is preferred or ten plus years of civil project work including: earthwork, surveying, direction of civil design teams, construction oversight, storm water controls, environmental requirements, QA/QC requirements, etc. Landfill, environmental remediation experience is preferred.
      Certification/License, etc - -Project Manager certification is desirable. Professional Engineering license or Master's degree in engineering is desirable.
      Knowledge/Skills/Abilities - -Demonstrated experience with ash handling systems or other material handling systems or civil projects. Have strong understanding in multi-discipline engineering roles. Have demonstrated the ability to lead project teams. Utilizes proper decision making techniques. Good communication skills. Understanding of pertinent environmental regulations. Candidate may be required to obtain and maintain a security clearance based on position / access requirements and essential job functions. TVA values and embraces diversity. We encourage all individuals to apply regardless of race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, sex, abilities/disabilities, sexual orientation, religion, veteran status and age. We strive to be inclusive of all the people we serve across the Valley.TVA is an Equal Opportunity employer and complies with all applicable laws and regulations regarding equal employment opportunities. Any applicant or employee who believes s/he has a discrimination claim (including harassment or retaliation) must contact TVA's Equal Opportunity Compliance office within 45 calendar days of the event or action s/he believes to constitute discrimination, harassment, or retaliation.Drug-Free Workplace
      All TVA Non-Nuclear employees are covered by TVA's Federal Drug-Free Workplace Program Plan, in accordance with Executive Order 12564, Public Law 100-71 and the Mandatory Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing. Information regarding the Drug Free Workplace Program can be found at . TVA Non-Nuclear employees in Testing Designated Positions, including those performing safety-sensitive duties are also subject to random drug testing. TVA Nuclear employees are subject to random alcohol and drug tests in accordance with 10 CFR Part 26 as mandated by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).
      -How to Claim Vet PreferenceIf you are requesting to be considered as a preference-eligible veteran as outlined in the application process, you must submit your military documents before the posting close date indicated above. Please submit your military documents each time you apply for a position.How to Submit Documentation:
      • Upload documents in Step 8 of the application process.- OR -
        • After you complete the application, go to Careers > Open Jobs > Manage My Applications. Log into your account and click "Cover Letters and Attachments" and then "Add Attachment."View the employment eligibility checklist or job application FAQs.Job AlertsCreate an alert to stay ahead of job postings. For instructions, see the Creating Job Alerts guide.Join our Talent Network to stay up-to-date on upcoming careers. Note: Joining does not apply you for a position.

Keywords: Tennessee Valley Authority, Chattanooga , Program Manager, Civil Engineering Sr., Executive , Chattanooga, Tennessee

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Tennessee jobs by following @recnetTN on Twitter!

Chattanooga RSS job feeds