Associate Civil Engineer

Oakland, California
$136,344 - $165,732 Annually
Jun 07, 2022
Jul 07, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type

East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) invites qualified professionals to apply for the position of Associate Civil Engineer. There are currently two openings: one in the Water Resources Planning Division’s Water Rights and Proceedings Section and the other in the Water Distribution Planning Division. Reporting to a Senior Engineer, the Associate Civil Engineer is the registered professional engineer level position on the EBMUD civil engineering career ladder.

The Water Rights and Proceedings Section of WRPD manages EBMUD’s water rights permits and licenses and water rights agreements to ensure EBMUD meets all regulatory requirements and contractual obligations. The Water Rights and Proceedings Section works with WRPD to analyze impacts to EBMUD’s water supply system due to changes in regulatory requirements, contractual obligations and environmental conditions.

The Water Distribution Planning division handles significant work to support capital projects and ongoing operations, including water distribution system upgrades and extensions; major facilities; water services; new facilities; master planning; facilities outage planning and coordination; pressure zone planning studies; environmental studies and reviews; and long-term project development and management of distribution system facility components. The work focuses on EBMUD’s 4,000+ miles of water distribution system pipeline network and water distribution facilities including reservoir and pumping plants.

The salary range is $11,362 per month increasing to $11,930, $12,527, $13,153 and $13,811 after 6, 18, 30 and 42 months, respectively.

EBMUD offers an excellent benefits program that includes: paid vacation, holidays and sick leave; family health insurance coverage; family dental and vision care plans; retirement plan (reciprocal with CalPERS); 401(k), 401(a) and 457(b) tax-deferred retirement plans; transit subsidy; tuition reimbursement; and opportunities for professional growth including training and career development.

1. A bachelor’s degree in an ABET-accredited civil or environmental engineering curriculum, or a California EIT certificate.
2. Four years of professional civil engineering experience (after obtaining the degree), which is equivalent to two years of experience at EBMUD’s Assistant Engineer level; AND
3. California registration as a Professional Civil Engineer.
4. Must possess a valid California driver’s license and have a satisfactory driving record.
5. Must possess physical characteristics to perform the critical and important duties of the job.
6. Must be willing to work overtime as needed.

Please note: EBMUD requires all employees to provide written proof of vaccination. Those employees with sincerely held religious beliefs or valid medical reasons, as determined by EBMUD, will be exempt from vaccination requirements. Please contact EBMUD Human Resources for additional questions.

Submit a completed EBMUD application and the required supplemental question responses online at by 4:30 p.m., Friday, June 24, 2022. Only application materials submitted online during the filing period will be accepted.

EBMUD is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability