Associate Civil Engineer (Facilities Engineering)

East Bay Municipal Utility District | Oakland

Salary Range: $125,460 - $152,496 Annually
Open Date: 05/03/2021
Close Date: 05/21/2021

Position Description

Opens online at on Monday, May 3, 2021
Online applications must be received by 4:30 p.m., Friday, May 21, 2021
Internal Reference # 21-062

East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) is seeking professionals to manage upgrades of our buildings and parking facilities to reduce carbon footprint and renovate structural, roofing, HVAC, electrical, security and building automation systems. With over 50 buildings in our service area ranging from single story offices to a nine-story headquarters, EBMUD offers the opportunity to work on the cutting edge of climate change related infrastructure such as photovoltaic cells, electric vehicle charging stations, and energy efficient equipment and lighting. With a $100 million capital program planned over the next 7 years, this position affords exciting challenges in delivering high quality, cost-effective facilities incorporating the latest technologies.

We’re looking for individuals with strong interest and capabilities in the following areas: learning and applying our procurement processes to engage professional consultants, construction contractors and equipment vendors; leading project teams from planning through completion of construction contract documents; supporting our in-house construction management teams or leading the efforts of construction management consulting firms; and incorporating high levels of sustainability into completed projects.

The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills and be able to collaborate with city and county building officials to obtain planning and building permits, communicate with operations personnel to ensure their needs are incorporated in project designs, and coordinate with maintenance personnel to provide projects that save on maintenance costs. The candidate will demonstrate interest and abilities in administering contracts including controlling scope and budget and reviewing and approving invoices. Candidates with strong technical skills and knowledge in a variety of disciplines involved in the built environment, and who demonstrate capability to interface will all disciplines to produce cost-effective, sustainable building systems will be ranked highly.

The salary range is $10,455 per month increasing to $10,978, $11,527, $12,103 and $12,708 after 6, 18, 30, and 42 months, respectively.

EBMUD offers an excellent benefits program that includes: paid vacation, holidays and sick leave; family health insurance coverage; family dental and vision care plans; retirement plan (reciprocal with CalPERS); 401(k), 401(a) and 457(b) tax-deferred retirement plans; transit subsidy; tuition reimbursement; and opportunities for professional growth including training and career development.

Position Qualifications

1. A bachelor’s degree in an ABET-accredited civil or closely related engineering curriculum OR a California EIT Certificate;

2. Four years of professional civil and/or closely related engineering experience (subsequent to obtaining the degree), which is equivalent to two years of experience at EBMUD’s Assistant Engineer level; AND

3. California registration as a Professional Civil Engineer.

How to Apply

Submit a completed EBMUD application and the required supplemental question responses online at by 4:30 p.m., Friday, May 21, 2021. Only application materials submitted online during the filing period will be accepted. EBMUD is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability
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