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Engineer (Design) - The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA


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Company: The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

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The Engineer (Instrumentation & Control Design) will act as a lead and design manager of multi-discipline projects, and provide technical expertise for projects associated with water treatment, distribution facilities and facility automation. In this position you will develop engineering design criteria, calculations, plans, specifications, sign and stamp documents, for a variety of projects associated with process control/automation, and water distribution, storage and treatment systems.

The Design Section provides several critical engineering services for Metropolitan Water District. Instrumentation & Control Design Team designs systems related to controls, automation controls, instrumentation and monitoring and supervisory control & data acquisition (SCADA). Facilities include: conventional water treatment plants, ozone generation and injections facilities, water treatment auxiliary systems, advanced water treatment facilities, chemical injections facilities, and solids handling facilities. The team designs facilities & equipment associated with water treatment plant including: chemical delivery systems, process systems & equipment designs, unit processes, water treatment auxiliary systems, pumps, valves & actuators.

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EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a related field and six years of relevant experience, of which two years must have been at the Associate Engineer level; or Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in a related field and four years of relevant experience, of which two years must have been at the Associate Engineer level.

A degree (Bachelors or Masters) in related filed is defined as a degree in one of the following fields: Electrical, Computer or Electronic engineering.

Relevant Experience is defined as: leading a design team in a project team environment to develop construction drawings and specifications of control systems for water/wastewater treatment and/or petrochemical distribution OR leading a design team and designing systems in a project team environment to develop construction drawings and specifications for facilities associated with the treatment of water or wastewater, hydroelectric facilities, or petrochemical facilities.

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 (Electrical or Control Systems).

JOB-RELATED SELECTION CRITERIA
45% Technical knowledge/skills
15% Job Preparation (education, experience, and training relevant to the position)
15% Analytical Skills
5% Customer Service
5% Teamwork
10% Oral Communication
5% Written Communication
100% Total

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 [email protected].

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).

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