Job ID #1801528 Closing Date: October 11, 2018 Salary Range: $90,937.60 - $115,128.00 Annually
About the Department
The San José Environmental Services Department (ESD) is responsible for the management of solid waste collection and recycling; watershed protection and pollution prevention; municipal drinking water and recycled water; community sustainability initiatives, and the operation and infrastructure improvements of the San José-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility. ESD’s mission is to deliver world class utility services and programs to improve our health, environment, and economy. ESD is comprised of a staff of over 530 with a diverse set of skills and specialties among our team. ESD staff demonstrate a strong commitment to teamwork, environmental protection, and building good partnerships. For more information about the Environmental Services Department, please visit @sjenvironment on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram.
Positions & Duties
About the Division
The Capital Improvement Program (CIP) division of ESD is responsible for planning and implementing capital long term capital improvement projects at the Regional Wastewater Facility (RWF). The RWF is an advanced wastewater treatment plan that serves approximately 1.4 million residents over a 300 square mile service area. The ESD CIP division is currently comprised of 53 full-time positions that perform program administration, budget planning, project delivery, and process engineering services. The division is also supported by a co-located team of consultant staff and staff from the Department of Public Works who provide program management and construction management services, respectively. This integrated team is responsible for delivering a 10-year capital improvement program estimated at $1.4 billion.
The RWF CIP is an exciting opportunity that stands among one of the largest construction programs in the South Bay.
This Capital Project Delivery/Project Management Associate Engineer Position at the RWF conducts feasibility studies, procures designers and contractors, prepares and/or reviews designs, improvement plans, estimates, specifications, and contract documents for capital improvement projects that are prepared by subordinates and/or consultants engaged by the City.
Typical duties include but are not limited to: managing projects, i.e., overseeing, controlling, and guiding the project; negotiating, preparing and managing consultant agreements and/or construction contracts; supervising the collection and analysis of field data and preparing recommendations; responsible for interfacing with the public, consultants, contractors, other City departments/sections, and other agencies, and responsible for timely response to the stakeholders' requests and concerns on projects; consulting with construction inspectors and attending field meetings regarding problems in the field during the construction of a public improvement project; assembling plans and specifications, preparing engineer's estimates and bidding documents, soliciting bids, awards contracts, administering the contract, interpreting plans and specifications, resolving field problems, and following through with acceptance of projects; participating in the formulation and preparation of Master Plans, program level budgets, operating budgets and program controls; expenditure tracking and monitoring; scheduling tracking; contract management; program performance auditing and reporting; document management; stakeholder coordination; council memoranda activities; program control systems, tools, and procedures development.
This recruitment may be used to fill multiple positions in this, or other divisions or departments. If you are interested in employment in this classification, you should apply to ensure you are considered for additional opportunities that may utilize the applicants from this recruitment.
Education: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in the required professional engineering discipline (e.g. Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering) or possession of an Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certificate.
Experience: Three (3) years of increasingly responsible professional engineering experience.
Acceptable Substitutions: A Master's degree from an accredited college or university in the required professional engineering discipline may be substituted for one year of professional engineering experience.
Licenses or Certificates: Possession of a valid driver's license in the State of California may be required.
Employment Eligibility: Federal law requires all employees to provide verification of their eligibility to work in this country. Please be informed that the City of San Jose will NOT sponsor, represent, or sign any documents related to visa applications/transfers for H1-B or any other type of visa which requires an employer application.
The job ID for this position is 1801528. to view the full job announcement and to apply for this position, please visit https://sanjoseca.gov/citycareers. If you have questions about the duties of this position, the selection or hiring processes, please contact Lisa Harding, HR Employment Analyst at email@example.com
Internal Number: 1801528
About City of San José - Environmental Service Department
San José Environmental Services manages garbage and recycling services; watershed protection and pollution prevention; municipal drinking water and recycled water; sustainability initiatives; and the operation and infrastructure improvements of the San José-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility. ESD's mission is to deliver world class utility services and programs to improve our health, environment, and economy.