Associate Civil Engineer, Special Facilities

San Jose Water Company | San Jose, CA.

Salary Range: 75,000 - 114,750
Open Date: 06/25/2015
Close Date:

Position Description

San Jose Water Company Invites Applications for the Position of

San Jose Water Company is recruiting for an Associate Civil Engineer in the Special Facilities Engineering department. Under the general direction of the Department Supervisor and Engineering Unit Manager, the Associate Civil Engineer designs, plans, manages and/or estimates additions and replacements to the existing water distribution system and other water facilities such as wells, raw water reservoirs and intakes, storage tanks and pump stations and performs other related work as required such as report writing, obtaining permits and CEQA related clearances.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
Designs yard piping replacements, tanks and pump stations; generates detailed construction cost estimates; reviews the work of engineering technicians and consultants involved in the development of design drawings; prepares construction bid documents and addenda; assists in the updating of standard drawings and specifications for the entire Engineering Department; observes field project sites and coordinates construction of proposed projects with the Construction and Operations Departments; performs special projects.

Position Qualifications

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Knowledge of principles and practices of civil engineering as applied to water supply distribution and operation; construction methods, materials and specifications; AUTOCAD, MICROSTATION or equivalent. Excellent written and oral communication skills are required. Work experience in a public or private water utility is highly desirable.

Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree (from accredited school) or equivalent in Civil Engineering or a related field and two years of professional work experience as an Assistant Engineer. California State Registration as a Professional Civil Engineer is required.

Other Requirements:
Must possess a valid California driver’s license (minimum Class C) and have a satisfactory driving record.

How to Apply

Qualified applicants are welcome to apply at San Jose Water Company’s online career page at: