We are looking for a highly-capable and energetic senior engineer to lead the asset management strategy for large diameter water pipelines and civil infrastructure. The position will direct specialized pipeline inspections, modeling, vulnerability and seismic engineering studies for pipelines and civil infrastructure including 77 miles of Precast Concrete Cylinder Pipe (PCCP). The position will serve as project/program manager for the pipeline maintenance program and lead and direct rehabilitation projects on over 150 miles of large diameter steel and concrete pressure water pipelines and tunnels. They will direct and participate in the inspection of pipelines, tunnels, vaults, access roads, civil infrastructure, and new construction performed by District, contract, or consultant personnel. They will direct and review engineering staff work and negotiate and administer consultant and professional service contracts. They will represent the District in meetings or presentations to the public, contractors, and federal, state, and local agencies. They will perform a variety of technical tasks and analysis relative to assigned areas of responsibility.
Key responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Lead and direct the pipeline maintenance program and associated inspection and rehabilitation projects on over 150 miles of large diameter water pipelines and tunnels and other civil infrastructure.
Lead and direct specialized pipeline vulnerability, fragility, and seismic engineering studies, simulations, or programs with District staff, outside agencies, and consultants.
Organize, direct, lead, plan, and review the work of technical staff supporting the District's maintenance programs.
Complete engineering analysis and design for pipeline maintenance and repair projects and make recommendations on modifications necessary to improve performance or minimize failure.
Experience performing technical review of plans, environmental documents, feasibility studies, and planning documents for various pipeline and civil engineering projects.
Five years of professional engineering experience.
Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in an engineering discipline.
Possession of a valid California Engineer-in-Training (EIT) Certificate with two years of associated paraprofessional engineering experience.
License or Certificate:
Possession of registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of California. This position will serve as the Engineer-of-Record and will be signing and stamping engineering drawings, specifications, technical analysis and modeling reports, and other technical documents.
Closing Date for Applications: July 31, 2017 by 11:59pm
For detailed information regarding requirements and qualifications for this opening and to apply online, please see the job posting by clicking on the following link:http://agency.governmentjobs.com/scvwd
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The Santa Clara Valley Water District (District) is the primary water resources agency for Santa Clara County, California. The District’s core business is to provide residents with a clean and reliable supply of water and protection from flooding. The District encompasses all of the county’s 1,300 square miles and serves the area’s 15 cities, nearly 1.8 million residents, and more than 200,000 c...ommuters.
The mission of the District is a healthy, safe, and enhanced quality of living in Santa Clara County through watershed stewardship and comprehensive management of water resources in a practical, cost-effective, and environmentally sensitive manner.
A seven-member Board of Directors governs the District. The District is an ethnically diverse, family friendly organization with employees who are committed to public service and work collaboratively with other agencies (all levels of government, community-based organizations, and neighborhood organizations) in carrying out the mission of the District.