24 days old

Assistant Engineer II (Electrical)

Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
Los Angeles, California 90012
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Metropolitan Engineers can expect to work on some of the largest water treatment, conveyance, and distribution projects in the world. We deliver an average of 1.5 billion gallons of water per day to a 5,200-square mile service area in Southern California.

Metropolitan owns and operates: Five water treatment plants, the largest of which can deliver up to 750 million gallons of water per day; the Colorado River Aqueduct, a 242-mile conveyance system designated as a national historic engineering landmark by the American Society of Civil Engineers, which can convey up to 1.7 billion gallons of water per day from Lake Havasu to Southern California; 800 miles of pipelines, ranging up to nearly 20 feet in diameter; and numerous pumping plants (the largest of which has nine 12,500 hp pumps), hydroelectric generating stations, and support facilities.

Engineering staff plan, design, and manage construction of new facilities and rehabilitation of existing facilities to ensure delivery of high quality water to approximately 19 million people in Southern California.

In this position, as an Assistant Engineer II (Electrical) you will have the opportunity to support engineering projects related to Water Treatment, Conveyance & Distribution, and the Colorado River Aqueduct. You will support project leads through a variety of engineering work including data collection, design development, and construction support. You will have the opportunity to utilize your engineering experience with electrical projects and assignments as you support the Metropolitan Water District's mission to provide water to Southern California.

This job announcement has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this classification / job.

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Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Excellent medical, dental, life, vision plans.
  • Deferred compensation in the form of a 401(k) plan (with matching contribution) and a 457 plan.
  • Retirement benefits under the California Public Employees' Retirement System
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Training and advancement opportunities
  • Excellent working environment
  • Public transportation reimbursements and van pools
  • Hub of public transportation: rail, subway, buses, and taxis
  • On-site fitness center

For more information on MWD benefits, please use the following link: Benefits Regular Full Time Employee

ABOUT MWD
The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of 26 cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California. Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile Colorado River Aqueduct, five water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.3 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 800 miles of pipeline, and 16 hydroelectric power plants.

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Qualified individuals with disabilities, who need a reasonable accommodation during the application or selection process, please call (213) 217-7738 or email: jobs@mwdh2o.com.

MWD is a Federal and State EO employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

Application Filing Period: Closes at 4:30 pm PST on the date stated in the job announcement. However it may close prior to the filing end date if sufficient applications have been received. If sufficient applications have not been received, then the filing period end date may be extended.

Sponsorship: Applicants for employment with The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States (i.e., H1-B or other employment-based immigration case).

Requirements

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Education and Experience: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a related field and two years of relevant experience, of which two years must have been at the Assistant Engineer I level.

Relevant Experience is defined as: electrical engineering work experience in fields of electrical equipment design, testing, and data collection; facility design and planning; power distribution and transmission system design and analysis; field inspector; construction support and management.

Related field is defined as: all accredited engineering degrees are acceptable

CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, AND REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS
License(s): Valid California Class C Driver’s License or equivalent (required at time of application) that allows you to drive during your employment.

JOB-RELATED SELECTION CRITERIA
40% Technical Skills, and Knowledge
20% Job Preparation (education, experience and training relevant to the position)
10% Written communication skills
10% Teamwork
10% Interpersonal Effectiveness
10% Oral Communication
100% Total

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Posted: 2020-03-09 Expires: 2020-04-08

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