Company: The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
As the Engineer for this position, you will be responsible for the management of multiple capital and O&M projects in the Pipeline Rehabilitation PM Team, providing project management expertise on engineering projects and ensuring that projects meet Metropolitan’s standards of quality, efficiency, and technical integrity. You will use your project manager skills to address day-to-day management of all project activities as well as assisting or leading the preparation of project proposals; performing and directing planning and scoping studies; obtaining project funding and authorization through Metropolitan’s Board process; monitoring and controlling project scope, progress, schedules, and budgets; coordinating with internal customers such as operations and water resource management; leading projects through design, bid solicitation, construction and closeout phases. You’ll identify and coordinate environmental assessments and documentation, prepare reports, and utilize standard Metropolitan software applications including Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project. You’ll also provide regular input and updates to Metropolitan’s Capital Investment Plan system and perform other initiatives related to project management or new project evaluations, as needed.
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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.
Relevant Experience is defined as: experience managing capital projects, water distribution system design, permitting and construction, including new construction, upgrades, repairs, and rehabilitations; experience with Primavera P6, Microsoft Project, or other similar scheduling applications.
CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, AND REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS
JOB-RELATED SELECTION CRITERIA
20% Job Preparation (education, experience, and training relevant to the position)
20% Technical knowledge/skills
20% Project Management
10% Interpersonal Effectiveness
10% Analytical skills
10% Oral Communication
10% Written Communication
• 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
• 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 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. 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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