Post Date: 11/19/2018
Close Date: 12/14/2018
The Portland Water Bureau (PWB) serves more than 950,000 retail and wholesale customers, almost a quarter of Oregon's population. PWB values a diverse workforce and seeks ways to promote equity and inclusion within the organization and with the public. The Water Bureau is hiring a Senior Engineer in the Engineering Services Group (ESG). The ESG is responsible for planning, design and constructing the bureau's capital improvement, developer and interagency projects using in-house and a variety of contracting methods.
The position will provide engineering and technical assistance for the ESG and will be responsible for assigning projects to staff in the work group, for advancing assigned projects, and for providing both technical, and supervisory support to staff, including consultants and contractors necessary to achieve project goals and objectives. The position will supervise up to three full time employees. The position also serves as a subject matter expert on groundwater hydrology, well construction, well pumping equipment, and pump station design. An ideal candidate would have a Municipal Groundwater Well Infrastructure background, project and program management experience and supervisory skills. A professional engineering license is required for this position.