2017-10-03 2017-10-23

Engineer I/II (Environmental)

Company: Alameda County Water District
Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
Location: Fremont, California
Job Status: Full-time
Salary: $100,000 - $125,000
Job ID: 45181
Website: http://www.acwd.org

THE POSITION: The Alameda County Water District located in Fremont, CA is seeking to hire an Engineer I/II (Environmental) to work in the Operations department. This position reporting directly to the Support Services Manager will perform a variety of professional environmental engineering work in connection with air quality, discharge, and hazardous materials activities as well as provide engineering support to the Operations & Maintenance Department. Work experience with wastewater and potable water discharge permitting (e.g., NPDES, sanitary sewer) is highly desirable.

Engineer I is the entry level in the engineering series. Under close to general supervision within a framework of established policies and procedures, incumbents perform a variety of engineering and administrative tasks of limited to moderate difficulty. Assignments are given in specific terms and are subject to frequent review while in progress and upon completion.

Engineer II is the intermediate level in the engineering (Mechanical) series. Under general supervision within a framework of established policies and procedures, incumbents perform a variety of engineering and administrative tasks of moderate difficulty. Assignments are given in general terms and are subject to periodic review while in progress and upon completion. There is some latitude for independent judgment and action in well-defined areas of work.

Education and Experience - Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge, skills, and abilities would be the equivalent of: Bachelor’s degree in an engineering curriculum which is accredited by the Engineers’ Council for Professional Development, or a California Engineer-In-Training Certificate; I: No work experience required II: Two (2) years, within the past ten, of practical engineering experience. An advanced degree in an accredited engineering curriculum may be substituted for one year of the required experience. I/II: Must possess a valid California driver’s license and have a satisfactory driving record.

Knowledge of: I: environmental engineering principles, terms, practices and technology related to basic chemistry and laboratory procedures; engineering mathematics through calculus; engineering methods, and design processes; basic statistical principles and methods of analysis; computer programs and languages and engineering applications; pertinent Federal, State and local laws, codes and regulations; safe work practices as they relate to the position and the ability to identify workplace hazards and/or unsafe conditions and take appropriate action to correct same. II: environmental engineering principles, terms, practices and technology related to basic chemistry and laboratory procedures; engineering mathematics through calculus; engineering methods, and design processes; statistical analysis methods and design processes; computer programs, languages and engineering applications; pertinent Federal, State and local laws, codes and regulations governing water quality and environmental compliance; safe work practices as they relate to the position. Skill and ability to: apply engineering principles and practices to the solution of specific engineering problems; conduct literature searches and research available sources of information; perform difficult mathematical calculations with speed and accuracy. For a complete job description, please visit www.acwd.org.

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