This recruitment is open until filled and may close at any time. The first review of applications will occur on May 31, 2018
Salary: $82,861-$106,395 annually, plus up to $22,773 annually to offset the cost of medical, dental, vision, or other optional benefits.
The Position: Supervises, assigns, reviews, and participates in the work of staff responsible for performing professional and technical engineering services; reviews a variety of plans for water and sewer improvement projects; reviews cost estimates, tract maps, legal descriptions, easements, master plans and hydraulic calculations; oversees construction progress of water and sewer improvements; reviews and processes change orders; ensures compliance with applicable codes and regulations; prepares a variety of technical reports including water and sewer rate reports, water rate surveys, and other reports as needed; ensures work quality and adherence to established policies and procedures; and per-forms the more technical and complex tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility.
The ideal candidate will:
Perform challenging, mid-level professional duties.
Possess a strong engineering background with some project management experience.Have experience in purchasing, contracts, and bid and specification preparation.
Have water and/or sewer design experience.
Have experience with AutoCAD and/or GIS systems.
Have experience with report writing.
Have the ability to work autonomously and be able to multi-task.
Have the ability to investigate and track solutions.
One position is currently available in the Public Works Department.
Minimum Qualifications: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Education/Training: Equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an ac-credited college or university with major course work in engineering or a related field. Experience: Three years of increasingly responsible engineering experience. Special Requirements: Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid driver’s license; and possession of an Engineer in Training (EIT) certificate.
Additional Salary Information: Plus up to $22,773 annually to offset the cost of medical, dental, vision, or other optional benefits.
About City of Simi Valley
The City of Simi Valley, home of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, was incorporated in 1969. It is a General Law City with a Council/Manager form of government. Simi Valley encompasses an area of 39 square miles and is located in the southeast portion of Ventura County. The current estimated population is 126,414, yet Simi Valley maintains a unique balance of open space and City amenities.
Outdoor recreation includes over a dozen beautiful parks, camping and picnic spots, tennis courts, four golf courses and one of the largest equestrian trail systems in the United States. Boating and other water sporting activities are only 60 to 90 minutes away in Ventura and Santa Barbara. The City of Los Angeles is less than an hour away.
Excellent community facilities provide service to Simi Valley residents. The City has one general hospital, 47 religious institutions, one library, one Cultural Arts Center, three newspapers, one radio station, 24 financial institutions, 21 elementary schools, three middle schools, and four high schools. Four community colleges and four universities are also within commuting distance.