As a Lakehaven Engineer, you will be part of a team that has been recognized by the National Association of Clean Water Agencies for its environmental stewardship and has been a long standing member of the American Water Works Association. Lakehaven has a service area population of over 135,000 people living across a 35 square mile area in south King County, making us the second largest special-purpose water and sewer district in the state. Our water system includes 450 miles of water mains, 25 active wells, and 12 storage tanks, which allows us to meet a current annual average water demand of 10 million gallons per day (MGD) from the community. Lakehaven also has 2 wastewater treatment plants, 27 sewer lift stations, and 350 miles of sewer mains capable of collecting and treating up to 15.6 MGD. Our employees work hard to produce and treat high quality drinking water and to ensure treated wastewater adheres to EPA standards which safeguards the local ecological system of Puget Sound. If you want to work for an award-winning, innovative utility with competitive pay rates, career advancement, and training opportunities, this is the right opportunity for you.
Engineers are responsible for the coordination, administration, planning, review, and development of engineering designs, plans, and specifications of assigned public works projects relating to both water and sewer utility systems. This position is also responsible for overseeing the activities associated with water and sewer system improvements pertaining to land development projects, as assigned, and overseeing the activities associated with new water and sewer service connections for District customers. Coordinates, as needed, with other departments and/or manages consulting contracts.
Position placement and pay is dependent upon experience and qualifications.
- State of Washington Department of Retirement Systems PERS Plans
- State of Washington Health Care Authority’s Medical, Dental, Vision benefit programs
- HRA VEBA Account
- Paid Time Off
- Holiday Pay
Does this sound like the job for you? Visit our website at www.lakehaven.org for the position descriptions and application. (Note: please identify which Engineering position you are applying for on your application – Staff Engr., Project Engr., Project Mgr., or Sr. Project Mgr.).
Lakehaven Water and Sewer District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals interested in applying for this position must submit a completed Cover Letter, Resume, and District Application, no later than 4PM 11/16/21 (this is the first review date) to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to: Lakehaven Water and Sewer District, c/o HR, 31627 1st Avenue South, Federal Way, WA 98003. Incomplete application materials will not be accepted.
If you need an accommodation in the recruitment process or an alternate format of this announcement, please enquire directly with the Human Resources Coordinator.