Senior Engineer

Metropolitan Water District of Southern California | Los Angeles, CA

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Posted Date 7/17/2019
Description

This Senior Engineer position for the Technical Control Team (TCT) is broadly responsible for program management of the Engineering Service Group’s (ESG) various quality and improvement initiatives in support of the Capital Investment Plan. These responsibilities involve some contact outside of MWD with moderate visibility and sensitivity to MWD. Other TCT core business initiatives include running the Value Engineering and Lessons Learned programs, and developing and maintaining engineering standards - all of which involve multiple business groups, engineering disciplines, and entities.

This Senior Engineer will apply professional judgment from his/her mastery of public works project delivery processes, expertise in project management practices, technical knowledge as a professional engineer and strong administrative skills to act in a lead role on the Technical Control Team (TCT).

This Senior Engineer will insightfully and effectively collaborate and communicate to advance ESG’s quality and improvement initiatives to best serve Metropolitan, ensuring the level of service and support provided meet standards and objectives for quality, efficiency, productivity, and technical sophistication and integrity.

This job announcement has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this classification / job.

To view the full job description click here: Senior Engineer

Requirements

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and eight years of increasingly responsible experience*, of which two years must have been at the Engineer level.

*Responsible Experience is defined as: work in the field of infrastructure engineering with specific experience in project management, design management, or construction management.

CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, AND REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS

License(s):

• Valid California Class C Driver’s License or equivalent (required at time of application) that allows you to drive during your employment.

• License in good standing as a California Professional Engineer (required at time of application)

CLOSING

Benefits:

• Competitive compensation 
• Excellent medical, dental, life, vision plans. 
• Deferred compensation in the form of a 401(k) plan (with matching contribution) and a 457 plan. 
• Retirement benefits under the California Public Employees' Retirement System 
• Tuition reimbursement 
• Training and advancement opportunities 
• Excellent working environment

• On-site fitness center

• Hub of public transportation: rail, subway, buses, and taxis
• Public transportation reimbursements and van pools

For more information on MWD benefits, please use the following link: Benefits Regular Full Time Employee

ABOUT MWD

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of 26 cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California. Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile Colorado River Aqueduct, five water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.3 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 800 miles of pipeline, and 16 hydroelectric power plants.

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Qualified individuals with disabilities, who need a reasonable accommodation during the application or selection process, please call (213) 217-7738 or email jobs@mwdh2o.com.

MWD is a Federal and State EO employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

Application Filing Period: Closes at 4:30 pm PST on the date stated in the job. However it may close prior to the filing end date if sufficient applications have been received. If sufficient applications have not been received, then the filing period end date may be extended.

Sponsorship: Applicants for employment with The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States (i.e., H1-B or other employment-based immigration case).

Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Senior

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