Engineer (P.E.) -

San Diego County Water Authority | San Diego, CA

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Posted Date 10/24/2022

The Engineer (P.E.) will lead the day to day development and technical execution of Water Authority CIP projects. Incumbents independently perform a variety of engineering activities that involve evaluating, selecting and applying difficult engineering techniques and processes in the design and construction of Water Authority pipelines and facilities. The Engineer (P.E.) performs professional engineering level planning, analysis, and calculations required by water facility design and construction administration. This position will also be responsible for managing small to medium sized projects, which will include project budgeting and scheduling, oversight of other’s work, as well as communication with member agencies, stakeholders, and management.

The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate has engineering design and construction experience in water conveyance infrastructure. This person is experienced in managing consultant contracts, project budgets and schedules, and leading technical tasks. In addition, the ideal candidate will have the ability to communicate easily with a variety of people and personalities and possess strong written communication skills. Working knowledge of modern engineering analysis and design software, including AutoCAD Civil 3D, and Revit is highly desirable.

Qualification Guidelines
The qualification guidelines generally describe the knowledge and ability required to enter the job in order to successfully perform the assigned duties. Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities will be considered.

A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a degree in civil engineering or related field supplemented by six years of professional engineering experience, including experience in public water/utility design and construction, and two years of experience at the level of the Water Authority's Engineer II class. Knowledge of modern engineering analysis and design software, including AutoCAD Civil 3D, and Revit is highly desirable.

Licenses and Other Requirements

  • A valid certificate of registration as a Professional Engineer issued by the State of California.
  • A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the Water Authority's Vehicle Insurance Policy.

Application Procedure
To be considered for this position, please submit an employment application and supplemental questionnaire by Monday, November 7, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application and supplemental questionnaire. Apply online at

Salary: $114,888.80 - $154,510.72 per year

Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Mid Level

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