Energy Recovery Engineer

May 05 2017
City and County of Honolulu |Honolulu|Full Time, $70,176 - $91,500 / year
Job Description

Position Information:

Participates in coordinating, reviewing and monitoring highly technical and complex plant design, construction management, operating and power contracts relating to the construction of major waste-to-energy plants and other energy recovery facilities; and performs other related duties as required.

 

Additional Job Information:

At time of application, you must be a citizen, national or permanent resident alien of the United States or a non-citizen eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment. 

***Salary Negotiable: $5,848 - $7,625 per month (SR-26), includes differential, pending approval and subject to funding availability.***

1) Only ONLINE applications will be accepted. 


2) Paper applications will NOT be accepted.

The position assists the Energy Recovery Administrator to monitor the operating contractor's performance at the H-POWER (Honolulu Program of Waste Energy Recovery) waste-to-energy plant. There is one vacancy with the Department of Environmental Services, Refuse Collection and Disposal Division.

 

Minimum Qualification Requirements:

EDUCATION REQUIREMENT: Equivalent to graduation from an accredited college or university with major work in mechanical, civil, sanitary, electrical, chemical or nuclear engineering.

Verification Requirement: You must submit evidence of your education within 7 days of filing this application. A reproduced copy of your diploma and/or transcript which shows the embossed seal must be submitted in order to be given credit. Copies will not be returned. Mail or drop off: Department of Human Resources, 650 South King Street, 10th Floor, Honolulu, HI 96813.

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT: One year of registered or equivalent professional engineering experience in the planning, design, and/or operation of a large oil, coal, waste, or nuclear fueled power plant. Such experience must have demonstrated knowledge of design requirements of a large oil, coal, waste-to-energy, nuclear power plants and other energy recovery facilities; construction standards, requirements and problems; plans and specifications regarding power plants; principles and practices of engineering regarding the design, construction, maintenance and operation of waste-to-energy plants and other energy recovery facilities; ability to coordinate, review and monitor highly complex plant design, and operating and power contracts relating to the construction, maintenance and operation of power plants.

Preferred Experience: Planning, design, and/or operation of a large waste-fueled power plant.

License Requirement:
1) Current State of Hawaii registration as a professional engineer in civil, mechanical, electrical, or structural  Engineering.  You must submit a copy of your professional license within 7 days of filing this application. Mail or drop off: Department of Human Resources, 650 South King Street, 10th Floor, Honolulu, HI 96813.
2) Applicants with an out-of-state license in any of the above specialties must obtain the Hawaii license prior to completion of probation.

 

How To Apply:

Please DO NOT apply through Real Jobs Hawaii. Submit your application via the Job Opportunites page on the City and County of Honolulu's Human Resources website:http://www.honolulu.gov/hr

 

Only online applications will be accepted. Paper applications will not be accepted and we will not respond to resumes submitted through this website.

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer.