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Senior Engineering Technician - The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California - La Verne, CA

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Company: The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

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The Senior Engineering Technician position is to ensure functionality, effectiveness and overall improvement of Metropolitan Water District's (MWD) maintenance practices using the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS - Maximo). You would be a considered a lead within the team and expected to possess thorough knowledge of databases and software used for Computerized Maintenance Management as well as maintenance practices and procedures. IBM Maximo experience is preferred including the ability to manage database features in Assignment Manager, Work Order Management, PM scheduling, Job plan development, Routes, the Asset locations and Hierarchy, condition monitoring points as well as adding, developing and modifying system with new tools to meeting changing business environments. As a senior member of the Maintenance Engineering Team, you will also assist engineers and drive maintenance optimization by expanding predictive technologies and condition based maintenance practices such as vibration monitoring, oil analysis, motor circuit analysis etc. across multiple MWD locations and must have a basic understanding of Oracle SQL and PL/SQL language to query Maximo tables to generate reports and development of new reports, dashboards, and trends.

As a successful Senior Engineering Technician, you will support development of Maximo interface and interface platform or similar computerized maintenance systems on mobile devices, develop and train staff to collect asset, condition and other data and input into Maximo and Maximo interface software and other related tasks to improve the work management process.

Schedule: 4/10 (Monday - Thursday)

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Education and Experience: High school diploma or high school equivalency certificate (HSEC), and two years of accredited college OR university in engineering and eight years of relevant experience, two years of which must have been at the Engineering Technician III level.

Relevant Experience is defined as working experience with: Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) including implementing, developing, troubleshooting, training, and report development; mobile applications with CMMS interface

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


50% Technical Knowledge

20% Job Preparation (education, experience and training relevant to this position)

20% Oral Communication

10% Written Communication
100% Total

• 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

For more information on MWD benefits, please use the following link: Benefits Regular FT PT Employees (Represented)

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 announcement. 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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