Engineer I/II

Alameda County Water District | Fremont

Salary Range: $91,482-$129,237
Open Date: 12/22/2016
Close Date:

Position Description

THE POSITION: The Alameda County Water District located in Fremont, CA is seeking to hire an Engineer I/II (Mechanical) to work in the Facilities Maintenance Division of the Operations and Maintenance Department. The eligibility list established will be used to fill at one level. This position under supervision will perform a wide variety of mechanical and control systems engineering work related to the maintenance, repair, troubleshooting, planning, design and installation of equipment and systems for water utility facilities; performs preventive, predictive and condition assessments of equipment and facilities in the District’s water supply, treatment plants and distribution facilities; provides administrative and technical support in connection with District projects and programs; may provide technical training and oversight for maintenance personnel; may exercise technical and functional oversight over engineering support staff.

Engineer I is the entry level in the engineering series. Under close to general supervision within a framework of established policies and procedures, incumbents perform a variety of engineering and administrative tasks of limited to moderate difficulty. Assignments are given in specific terms and are subject to frequent review while in progress and upon completion.

Engineer II is the intermediate level in the engineering (Mechanical) series. Under general supervision within a framework of established policies and procedures, incumbents perform a variety of engineering and administrative tasks of moderate difficulty. Assignments are given in general terms and are subject to periodic review while in progress and upon completion. Assignments may cover the entire field of mechanical and control systems engineering. There is some latitude for independent judgment and action in well-defined areas of work.
This class is distinguished from the entry-level Engineer I (Mechanical) class by the increased complexity of work assignments and level of independence with which assignments are performed and the decreased level of supervision received. This class is distinguished from other engineering classifications by the focus on mechanical and control systems engineering work and the specialized knowledge and experience required for successful job performance.

Position Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in an engineering curriculum which is accredited by the Engineers’ Council for Professional Development, or a California Engineer-In-Training Certificate; I: No work experience required II: Two (2) years, within the past ten, of practical engineering experience. An advanced degree in an accredited engineering curriculum may be substituted for one year of the required experience. I/II: Must possess a valid California driver’s license and have a satisfactory driving record.

How to Apply

This position is Open until filled. Recruitment may close at any time. Application materials must be submitted online at www.acwd.org. Application materials must include a completed Alameda County Water District Employment application and Supplemental Questionnaire. Incomplete applications will not be given further consideration. Candidates who present the best job-related qualifications will be invited to participate in a qualifications appraisal. Candidates passing the qualifications appraisal process will be ranked on an employment list for further consideration. Top-ranking candidates will be invited to a personal interview with the hiring Supervisor.
Contact Email: selina.zapien@acwd.com
Website: www.acwd.org