This recruitment is opened until filled. However, first consideration will be given to candidates who apply by May 21, 2021.Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) is seeking a talented Senior Civil Engineer interested in working on exciting projects utilizing innovative and cutting-edge technologies to deliver water line of business capital improvement projects (CIP). This position will work under the general direction of a Civil Engineer Supervisor in the CIP Design Section of SPU’s Project Delivery Branch. This position will primarily provide water engineering design services and serve as a mentor to other staff in the water line of business. About Seattle Public Utilities: Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) is a Community Centered Utility working to make Seattle the best place to live for everyone. We deliver high quality, vital services, across four major lines of business: providing water, solid waste, drainage and wastewater services for Seattle residents and businesses. In addition, SPU provides drinking water for 1.5 million regional customers in Seattle and other municipalities. Our customers depend on us to deliver high quality, reliable, and cost-conscious utility services and to achieve the highest benefits possible for every investment we make. SPU commits to Our City Values and Race and Social Justice as core principles that guide our work. We support and hold ourselves accountable to this commitment by eliminating barriers to access and providing employees with equitable opportunities for professional growth and advancement.SPU employees enjoy the following benefits (and more):
Prepare and support the most technically complex engineering designs for water system capital improvement projects:
Develop consultant contracts for engineering design work related to drinking water:
Please note that this job advertisement is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.Due to the continuing situation with Covid, the successful candidate will work remotely until local public health officials allow for the safe return to the workplace.
The ideal candidate should possess: