2019-01-30 2019-02-26

Senior Engineer

Rincon del Diablo Municipal Water District
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Escondido, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 49973
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Escondido, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 49973
  • Organization Website
Under the general direction, manages the activities of the District’s engineering function, including; the design, planning, and construction of water system infrastructure; conducting engineering studies and analysis; project management and consultant/contractor oversight; preparing technical reports, bid documents, and staff reports; tracking budgets and grant requirements; overseeing plan checking and inspection tasks; negotiating agreements and coordinating development work; ensuring adherence to professional engineering standards; and providing customer service to the general public, developers, contractors, engineering professionals, and District staff regarding engineering related items. This position may supervise lower-level engineering staff. Overseeing the GIS program.

Rincon del Diablo Municipal Water District is a small special district that provides potable water, reclaimed water, sewer, and fire protection services for the community. With 21 employees, an operating budget of $18 million, and a capital budget of $9 million, the District strives to provide efficiency and a high level of service to its ratepayers. The District serves a population of almost 30,000 over 42 square miles with over 8,000 potable and recycled service connections, 119 miles of potable water pipeline, 6 miles of recycled water pipeline, 10 reservoirs, and 6 pump stations, water reclamation plant, lift station, and 750 sewer connections.

Any combination of education and experience that would establish possession of the knowledge and abilities required for the position is qualifying. A typical way to demonstrate the knowledge and abilities would be:

  • Graduation from a four-year college/university with a degree in civil or mechanical engineering

  • Minimum of three (3) years of increasingly responsible experience in an engineering field

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of California is required

Anticipated hiring salary is between $100,000 and $120,000 annually, depending on qualifications and experience. The District offers an attractive and comprehensive benefit program, as follows:

  • Medical coverage provided by the District

    • Health Insurance for employee and dependents (HMO and PPO options)

    • Vision and dental care for employee and dependents

    • Fully paid retiree healthcare with 20 years of service

  • CALPERS retirement with 2@55 for Classic employees and 2@62 for new/PEPRA employees

    • District pays employee share of retirement for Classic employees

  • 12 paid holidays; 123 hours/year vacation; education assistance; and deferred compensation

  • Insurances: life, accidental death and dismemberment, short- and long-term disability

Applications can be downloaded from our website and are due by February 26, 2019. The successful candidate is anticipated to be placed by late-March 2019. For more information, please contact Andrew Stibal, Management Analyst, at 760-745-5522 ext.106 or hr@rinconwater.org

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