Assistant/Associate Engineer

Union Sanitary District | Union City

Salary Range: $100,982 - $148,908 Annually
Open Date: 03/15/2018
Close Date: 04/26/2018

Position Description

The District has one vacancy that can be filled at either the Assistant or Associate Engineer level. The salary for Assistant Engineer is up to $132,539 annually and the salary for Associate Engineer is up to $148,907 annually.

Typical Project Engineer/Project Manager Duties Include:
Responsibility for engineering projects from conception through facility start-up.
Preparation of complex engineering studies and in-house designs and bid documents for small projects.
Coordination of District, consultant and contractor activities during construction.
Construction management and inspection.
Resolution of disputes and negotiation of change orders during construction.
Management of consultant contracts and management of project budgets, schedules, and work products.
Quality control review of consultant reports, plans and specifications.
Coordination with local agencies and utility companies for construction permits.
Participation in the selection of consultants.

Position Qualifications

Required Qualifications: Any combination of education and experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities indicated below. A typical way of gaining the knowledge, skills, and abilities is:
Bachelor's degree (ABET accredited) in Civil, Mechanical or Environmental Engineering and registration as a Professional Engineer at the Associate level; EIT certification at the Assistant level.
Assistant Engineer: At least two years of experience in the planning, design and/or construction of wastewater facilities, such as pump stations, wastewater treatment plant, and/or pipeline projects.
Associate Engineer: A minimum of four years of experience in the planning, design and/or construction of wastewater facilities, such as pump stations, wastewater treatment plant, and/or pipeline projects.

The Ideal Candidate Will Demonstrate:
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
The ability to work tactfully and effectively with District staff, consultants, contractors, and representatives of other agencies.
Knowledge of wastewater engineering and the ability to understand problems, analyze alternatives, and make sound decisions.
Efficiency in managing public works projects.
Strong organizational abilities to plan, organize and coordinate a variety of engineering projects.
Proven ability to learn quickly and effectively (Assistant Engineer).

How to Apply

Applicants must apply online at http://www.unionsanitary.ca.gov by 12:00 p.m., Thursday, 4/26/18. Union Sanitary District is not responsible for the failure of Internet forms in submitting your application. Candidates who are best qualified will be invited to a Qualifications Appraisal Interview and Work Sample scheduled for Tuesday, 5/8/18 and Wednesday 5/9/18 (if needed). Candidates will be asked to bring a copy of their degree or unofficial college transcripts to this interview. These documents may be uploaded to the application as well. Hiring interviews are scheduled for Tuesday, 5/15/18.
Contact Email: jobs@unionsanitary.ca.gov
Website: http://www.unionsanitary.ca.gov