Senior Professional Engineer – Modeling and Data Analytics
Position Title: Senior Professional Engineer – Modeling and Data Analytics
Water & Sewer Planning Division
Job Opening Number: 64910
Salary: Min - $85,248.80 Max - $139,791.08
Advertisement Dates: July 30, 2021 thru August 27, 2021
Minimum Qualifications: Must possess a State of Florida Professional Engineer license. A minimum of four to seven years of professional engineering experience in water and/or wastewater engineering to include administrative and supervisory experience and experience in capital improvement project planning and life cycle asset management.
Recruitment Notes: Miami-Dade County’s Water and Sewer Department (WASD) delivers safe, potable drinking water to nearly 2.3 million people every day – more than the total population of 15 states. As the largest water and sewer utility in the Southeastern United States, the department has a large Capital Improvement Program (CIP) which will have far reaching benefits to the community in terms of health, environmental, as well as economic.
During the next two decades, the County will invest approximately $7 billion to enhance and upgrade WASD’s infrastructure utilizing state-of-the-art technology. It increases service capacity that will support more businesses to open in the community, improves the reliability and sustainability of the water and sewer system.
The Water & Sewer Department is seeking an innovative and highly technical Senior Professional Engineer for the Water & Sewer Planning Division who will be responsible for managing the modeling and data analytics teams. The Senior Professional Engineer will coordinate all activities of the section with the new business team to support development in the County, and the master planning, capital improvements and operations teams to ensure proper planning and design of water and wastewater facilities to meet demands.
Technical experience and knowledge of the following are critical:
1. This position will be tasked with conducting hydraulic modeling of water/wastewater systems, data collection and analytics software, maintaining an understanding of utility operations, and guiding the development of capacity planning reports. The Senior Professional Engineer will be responsible for managing the hydraulic program, will be tasked with researching issues to develop innovative alternative solutions to data gaps and operational problems, and evaluating the advantages and disadvantages of various alternatives, and providing written reports.
2. The employee in this position will need to successfully utilize their knowledge of civil/environmental engineering, land use planning, water and sewer planning, the principles and practices of water and sewer pump and pipeline planning and design, data collection and manipulation, asset management, condition assessment, regulatory support, and sustainability and operations and maintenance optimization. The Senior Professional Engineer of the section will play an integral role in guiding WASD’s multibillion capital improvement program, and the overall success of the organization. Planning is central WASD’s mission and vision, and will establish the foundation for success.
Miami-Dade County offers excellent benefits including full medical, dental, and vision insurance; life and disability insurance; optional 457 pretax savings plan; optional flexible spending accounts; paid holidays, vacation and sick time; membership in the Florida Retirement System; professional development; and a tuition reimbursement program.
Resumes and other information submitted in response to this advertisement are public records pursuant to Chapter 119 Florida Statutes. Hiring decisions are contingent upon results of a background check and pre-employment physical with alcohol/drug testing.
Apply online by August 27, 2021 at ***.miamidade.gov/jobs, using Job Opening Number 64910