2020-02-12 2020-03-18

Project Engineer

El Toro Water District
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Lake Forest, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54454
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Lake Forest, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54454
  • Organization Website

Under the general direction of the Principal Engineer, the Project Engineer will perform professional civil engineering work related to the planning, design, construction and maintenance of District facilities and District unique capital improvement projects. Confers with developers, contractors and representatives of other agencies regarding facility and infrastructure development. Administers professional services and construction contracts, prepares and presents staff reports, and performs related work as required.

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  1. General design principles and construction techniques for the design and construction of various water and wastewater infrastructure projects.

  2. Ability to develop and complete a wide variety of complex engineering planning, design and/or construction projects and programs involving sanitary sewer, recycled water and potable water systems.

  3. Principles and practices of capital improvement cost estimation and contract administration.

  4. Computer applications related to the work, which may include computer-aided drafting concepts and applications, geographical informational systems, and specialty modeling software.

  5. Basic budgetary principles and practices.

  6. Practices of researching engineering and design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations and preparing and presenting effective staff reports.

  7. Techniques for effectively representing the District, in person and over the telephone, in contacts with governmental agencies, community groups, various business, professional, educational and regulatory organizations and with property owners, developers, contractors, vendors and the public.


  1. Equivalent to graduation from a four year college or university with major coursework in civil engineering or a related field.

  2. A Master’s degree in a related field is desirable.

  3. 5 Years of professional engineering experience.

  4. Valid registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of California is preferred.

  5. Possess a valid Class C California Driver's License.

The annual salary range for this position is $100,880 - $141,261. The actual salary is dependent upon the qualifications and experience of the individual selected. The District provides an array of benefits.

Close Date: Open until filled

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