The District and the Position
Do you care about the environment? Are you interested in public service? Do you want to work with others that share the same level of commitment? Looking for a career with excellent salary and benefits? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you will want to consider working for us!
Union Sanitary District (USD) is an award-winning, innovative independent special district formed in 1918 providing wastewater collection, treatment, and disposal services to the residents and businesses in the Tri-cities of Fremont, Newark, and Union City in southern Alameda County (south-eastern Bay Area). USD is committed to providing exceptional service to our customers through the fulfillment of our Mission Statement, "To safely and responsibly collect and treat wastewater, and to recover resources from process waste streams, while protecting human health and improving the environment in a way that benefits the Tri-Cities and all USD stakeholders."
USD is seeking an energetic, results-oriented engineer for project management of a broad variety of challenging treatment and collections projects. Examples of upcoming projects include: a new Facilities Maintenance Building, Primary Digester No. 7, Influent Equalization Storage, and Waste Activated Sludge Thickeners. The primary responsibility of the Assistant or the Associate Engineer will be to serve as project engineer or project manager in the administration of feasibility studies and designs and/or construction projects for District treatment and collection facilities.
The District has one vacancy that can be filled at either the Assistant or Associate Engineer level. The salary for Assistant Engineer is up to $132,539 annually and the salary for Associate Engineer is up to $148,908 annually.
Typical Project Engineer/Project Manager Duties Include:
Required Qualifications: Any combination of education and experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities indicated below. A typical way of gaining the knowledge, skills, and abilities is:
The Ideal Candidate Will Demonstrate:
Important Application Information
Applicants must apply online at http://www.unionsanitary.ca.gov by 4:00 p.m., Sunday, July 29, 2018. Union Sanitary District is not responsible for the failure of Internet forms in submitting your application.
Candidates who are best qualified will be invited to a Qualifications Appraisal Interview and Work Sample scheduled for Monday, 8/6/18, or Tuesday, 8/7/18. Candidates will be asked to bring a copy of their degree or unofficial college transcripts to this interview. These documents may be uploaded to the application as well.
Hiring interviews are scheduled for Monday, 8/13/18.
You will be contacted regarding all phases of this recruitment via email, so please check your inbox for correspondence regarding next steps and results through the exam process. Please ensure that the email address on your application is correct and current before submitting your application. Finalists must provide references. Before appointment to the position the candidate must pass a criminal background check and pre-employment physical and also provide a DMV report to show proof of insurability.
Disaster Service Worker
Employees of Union Sanitary District are, by state and federal law, Disaster Service Workers. In the event of a declaration of emergency, any employee may be assigned activities which promote the protection of public health and safety or the preservation of lives and property either at the District or within the local, or your own community.
Candidates with a disability who may require special assistance in any phase of the application or selection process should advise Human Resources by emailing email@example.com upon submittal of application.
Union Sanitary District is an equal opportunity employer encouraging workforce diversity.