Santa Clara Valley Water District

The mission of the Santa Clara Valley Water 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. We are hiring NOW!

Aug 01, 2018
$9,514 - $12,181 monthly
This position will serve as the Engineer-of-Record and sign, stamp and date pipeline engineering plans, specifications and other technical documents. Will perform complex pipeline engineering designs for large pipelines (18" to 96" diameter), as well as develop and prepare standards, technical documents and specifications. Will serve in a supervisory capacity, lead, direct, oversee and participate in the work of professional engineering staff on pipeline design teams for the preparation of pipeline engineering studies, reports, designs, and construction plans and specifications in the planning and design; and provide engineering support during construction. Will provide training to lower level engineering staff as well as technical support. Will provide quality control reviews of pipeline engineering design submittals to ensure work quality and adherence to professional codes, standards and District specifications. May represent the District in inter-agency coordination relating to pipeline projects. Will provide quality control and technical reviews of engineering design submittals. The position may negotiate and administer consultant and professional service contracts and agreements as assigned.
Santa Clara Valley Water District San Jose, CA, USA Full-Time
Apr 02, 2018
INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICIAN I/II Industrial Electrician I:   $6,330.13 - $8,101.60 monthly Industrial Electrician II:  $7,340.67 - $9,396.40 monthly   This position will perform a variety of entry level or journey level skilled electrical work in the maintenance, installation, inspection, testing, troubleshooting, and repair of electrical equipment and systems typically found in water treatment and high-volume distribution systems. This position will be assigned to work at one of the district's three water treatment plants in Santa Clara County and can be assigned to work rotating on-call weekends after approximately 1-2 years. Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Perform maintenance, repair, inspection, testing, and installation of electrical and related equipment in large pumping plants and raw water distribution systems/water treatment plants and treated water distribution systems, and power generation facilities. Test low and high voltage electrical equipment including circuits, transformers, high voltage switches, phase shifters, and electrical components of process control, telemetering, cathodic protection systems, and electronic equipment boards.  Diagnose problems and determine needed repairs or modifications; install conduit and pull wires for motors, control panels, and lighting fixtures. Interpret diagrams and schematics; perform work according to drawings; create as-built drawings of electrical installations. Inspect, maintain, repair, install, and test varied equipment including circuits, transformers, switches, motors, pumps, controls, power generating equipment, and electrical components of telemetering and cathodic protection systems; analyze fire alarm signaling and control circuits; troubleshoot problems; determine needed repairs. Make rough estimates of materials and equipment required for jobs assigned; order required equipment, materials, and supplies.  Maintain accurate accounts of time, labor, materials, and equipment for work performed; complete daily logs; prepare oral and written reports as necessary. Determine precautions and follow safe and effective work procedures; check job sites for potential hazards. Operate a variety of hand and power tools and equipment in a safe and effective manner. Closing Date for Applications: April 9, 2018 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: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/scvwd Job Requirements: Experience: Industrial Electrician I: One year of industrial electrical installation, maintenance, and repair experience is desirable. Industrial Electrician II: Two years of post-apprenticeship experience performing electrician responsibilities in an industrial, manufacturing, utility, and/or large commercial setting. Training: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade supplemented by industrial or vocational training in electrical theory or practices.
Santa Clara Valley Water District San Jose, 95118, United States Full-Time