Job: District Engineer, Madera Irrigation District, Madera, CA

General Information

Job title:
District Engineer
Job location:
Madera, CA  93637 United States
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Date posted:
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Job category:
Civil Engineering

Job Description

District Engineer
Starting Salary Range DOE: $80,000 – $110,000
FLSA: Exempt

Overview of Position: Under administrative direction of the General Manager (GM), provides both operational and programmatic support to Madera Irrigation District (District or MID). The District Engineer supervises the Engineering Department and performs professional engineering tasks associated with District operations, maintenance and engineering programs.

Some Essential Duties include:

• Designs distribution system control structures, pipelines, bridges, and weirs.

• Performs cost and feasibility studies for project planning purposes.

• Prepares detailed engineering drawings, plans, and specifications.

• Drafts and reviews legal documents related to engineering between the District and private individuals or other agencies.

• Plans, organizes, monitors, and supervises the work of the Engineering Department.

• Reviews legal descriptions and checks for right-of-way and easements.

• Utilizes, develops, and manipulates computerized spreadsheets, data bases, and computer software.

• Conducts pre-construction planning meetings.

• Monitors and inspects construction activities of District and non-District forces.

• Evaluates and prepares reports regarding riparian and appropriative water rights.

• Serves as a consultant to District staff with civil engineering questions.

• Coordinates projects with other public agencies.

Qualifications & Experience: Bachelor of Science Degree from an accredited college or university in the field of Civil or Agricultural Engineering or closely related field, and five (5) years of broad and extensive post college experience with at least three (3) years of the experience in a management or a supervisory capacity required. Public agency experience a plus.

Licenses, Registration, Accreditation: Licensed with the State of California as a Civil Engineer in good standing and possession of a Class C California Motor Vehicle License is required.

How to Apply: Visit under Career Opportunities and complete the application. Return all forms (Cover Letter, Application, and Resume) to:

Madera Irrigation District
ATTN: Human Resources
12152 Road 28 1/4
Madera, CA 93637
For all inquiries, contact Human Resources at (559) 673-3514 ext. 222. Madera Irrigation District is an EOE, MFDV Employer. Closing date of application is September 28, 2018 4:00 p.m.

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