Overview: This position will direct, manage, supervise, coordinate and approve the activities and operations of the Pacheco Project Delivery Unit within Dam Safety and Capital Delivery Division. The position will oversee performance of professional engineering functions in the planning, design and construction of the Pacheco Reservoir Expansion Project, as well as other water utility capital projects as assigned, and coordinate assigned activities under other units, groups, and outside agencies. It will also provide complex staff assistance to the Deputy Operating Officer of the Dam Safety and Capital Delivery Division.
Key Responsibilities Include:
· Manage, direct, and oversee Pacheco Reservoir expansion planning, design, permitting and construction.
· Manage, direct, and oversee Capital projects as assigned.
Manage, develop and mentor staff.
Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in water resources management, natural resources management, planning, civil or other field of engineering, geology, physical sciences, earth sciences, natural sciences or a field related to assigned functional area(s).
License or Certificate:
Possess and maintain a valid license as a Professional Engineer issued by the California Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists.
Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid California driver's license. Individuals who do not meet the driver's license requirement due to a disability will be considered for a reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.
Closing Date for Applications: December 10, 2018 by 11:59pm
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 commuters.
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.