DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF THE NORTH COUNTRY
Project Engineer Advertisement
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: The Development Authority of the North Country (Authority) seeks applicants for a Project Engineer
in the Authority's Engineering Division. The Authority is a multi-faceted New York State public benefit corporation created in the mid 1980s. Since its establishment, DANC has constructed regional water and sewer utilities, a solid waste management facility, and an open access telecommunication network. In addition to owning/ operating these facilities, DANC administers housing and economic development programs and provides contracted water/wastewater services to municipalities in Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence Counties. The Authority is seeking a Project Engineer to develop, oversee, and administer construction projects within the Authority and for municipal Authority customers. Other duties will include overseeing Authority-wide safety and environmental compliance, capital planning and grant writing. This position will be located in Watertown, N.Y. Frequent day-travel within the Authority's service area will be required and attendance at evening customer meetings.
QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and a minimum of three years of municipal design/field experience. Knowledge of environmental and safety regulations; computer proficiency; and strong technical writing and verbal communication skills are required. The successful candidate must also be able to manage, adjust, and prioritize varied workload based on such factors as work objectives, schedule, and customer needs, and be able to make sound judgments based on analysis and data while working with a variety of internal and external customers. Some working knowledge of CAD and State Building Codes is beneficial.
The Development Authority offers a competitive compensation package including participation in the NYS Retirement System; NYS Deferred Compensation Plan; paid vacation, holiday and sick leave; medical, dental and vision insurances; and tuition reimbursement. Please submit cover letter, resume, application for employment, with the names of three professional references, and salary requirement to email@example.com. Employment applications are available for download at www.danc.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The Development Authority of the North Country is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Location/Region: WATERTOWN ,NY