Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a regional wholesaler that delivers water to 26 member public agencies - 14 cities, 11 municipal water districts, one county water authority - which in turn provides water to 19 million people in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, and Ventura counties. Metropolitan is governed by a 38 member board of directors who represent their respective member agencies ensuring that each member agency is part of the governance of Metropolitan.

The mission of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high-quality water to meet present and future needs in an environmentally friendly and economically responsible way.

 

$48.00 - $63.00 hourly
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California La Verne, CA, USA
Apr 03, 2019
Full time
As a Land Surveyor you will lead projects and perform work related to all facets of boundary surveying and topographic mapping in both field and office settings. You will have the opportunity to demonstrate your competency with: conventional surveying, digital terrain models, reality modeling, GPS processing, 3D data collection and processing, ALTA mapping, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS). The ability to compile Record of Survey maps, boundary plats, and legal descriptions; along with the willingness to exercise professional responsibility by placing your professional signature and seal on said maps and documents is critical. Bentley software (MicroStation, Inroads, Descartes), Starnet, Trimble Business Center, and Cyclone software will be used in this position. This job announcement has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this classification / job.   To view the full job description click here: Land Surveyor   EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education and Experience:  A high school diploma or high school equivalency certificate and eight years of progressively increasing responsible work experience in field and/or office survey work, with one year minimum as a licensed surveyor;  OR   An Associate’s degree and six years of progressively increasing responsible work experience in field and/or office survey work, with one year minimum as a licensed surveyor;  OR   A Bachelor’s degree and four years of progressively increasing responsible work experience in field and/or office survey work, with one year minimum as a licensed surveyor.    CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, AND REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS License(s): Valid California Class C Driver’s License or equivalent (required at time of application) that allows you to drive during your employment. License in good standing as a California Professional Land Surveyor (required at time of application) JOB-RELATED SELECTION CRITERIA 40% Technical Knowledge 10% Interpersonal Effectiveness 10% Job Preparation (education, experience, and training relevant to this position) 10% Project Management 10% Problem Solving 10% Organization and Planning 10% Oral and Written Communication 100% Total CLOSING Benefits: • Competitive compensation • Excellent medical, dental, life, vision plans. • Deferred compensation in the form of a 401(k) plan (with matching contribution) and a 457 plan. • Retirement benefits under the California Public Employees' Retirement System • Tuition reimbursement • Training and advancement opportunities • Excellent working environment • Public transportation reimbursements and van pools   For more information on MWD benefits, please use the following link: Benefits Regular Full Time Employee ABOUT MWD The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of 26 cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California. Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile Colorado River Aqueduct, five water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.3 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 800 miles of pipeline, and 16 hydroelectric power plants.         Jason Bailey
$24.00 - $31.00 hourly
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California Los Angeles, CA, USA
Apr 03, 2019
Full time
The Western Region Unit (WRU) Coatings Team is responsible for the application of specialized coatings on pipes, valves and related equipment throughout the Western Region Unit’s service area. This position is part of an eight (8) person team and will be required to possess entry level coating skills necessary to safely perform and work with a journey level coater.   The Operations and Maintenance Technician I (Coater) will assist with performing spray, wipe, brush, roll, trowel or dip application of specialized coating materials to valves, pipes and related equipment throughout the WRU, Conveyance and Distribution service area for the purpose of corrosion control.   This job announcement has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this classification / job. To view the full job description click here: O&M Tech I - Coater     EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education and Experience:  High school diploma or high school equivalency certificate in addition to minimal experience with hand tools and power tools associated with industrial coating applications. Relevant Experience is defined as:  Experience in an environment that requires use of hand tools and power tools associated with industrial coating applications.       CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, AND REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS License(s) : Valid California Class C Driver’s License or equivalent (required at time of application) that allows you to drive during your employment.     JOB-RELATED SELECTION CRITERIA 10% Technical knowledge/skills 10% Job Preparation (education, experience, and training relevant to the position) 20% Analytical Skills 20% Customer Service 25% Teamwork 10% Oral Communication 5% Written Communication 100% Total     CLOSING Benefits:  • Competitive compensation  • Excellent medical, dental, life, vision plans.  • Deferred compensation in the form of a 401(k) plan (with matching contribution) and a 457 plan.  • Retirement benefits under the California Public Employees' Retirement System  • Tuition reimbursement  • Training and advancement opportunities  • Excellent working environment  • Public transportation reimbursements and van pools     For more information on MWD benefits, please use the following link:  Benefits Regular Full Time Employee     ABOUT MWD The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of 26 cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California. Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile Colorado River Aqueduct, five water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.3 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 800 miles of pipeline, and 16 hydroelectric power plants.         Jason Bailey
$135,000 - $175,000 yearly
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California Los Angeles, CA
Apr 03, 2019
Full time
The Power Operations and Scheduling Team Manager is responsible for managing the daily power scheduling, settlement, billing and invoicing activities related to Metropolitan’s wholesale power operations for the Colorado River Aqueduct (CRA) in the California Independent System Operator control area. The manager is responsible for developing and verifying monthly energy invoicing for CRA and small hydro generator energy transactions, and analyzing projected CRA pumping operations to create and implement daily, monthly and yearly power plans for the CRA. The manager also ensures the optimal use of the power resources available to operate the CRA pumps, including energy from Hoover Dam, Parker Dam, and third-party providers. He/she directs staff and outside parties in power transactions for the CRA, including quantities, cost, and level of acceptable risk, and reviews the results of the transactions against the directives and energy industry pricing benchmarks. The Power Operations and Scheduling Team Manager also manages Metropolitan’s compliance with contract provisions and regulatory requirements associated with power operations. Responsibilities also include project management, cost projection, control and monitoring, and development and refinement of power planning and procedures.   This opening for a Power Operations and Scheduling Team Manager is located in The Metropolitan Water District’s Water System Operations Group within the Power Operations and Planning Section located at its headquarters in downtown Los Angeles, CA. This job announcement has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this classification / job. To view the full job description click here: Power Operations & Scheduling Team Manager   EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education and Experience:   Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and eight years of increasingly responsible relevant experience (with power and energy scheduling and transaction/contract settlements), of which two years must have been in a project management, supervisory or lead capacity; or an advanced degree from an accredited college or university and six years of increasingly responsible relevant experience (with power and energy scheduling and transaction/contract settlements), of which two years must have been in a project management, supervisory, or lead capacity. CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, AND REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS License(s): Valid California Class C Driver’s License or equivalent (required at time of application) that allows you to drive during your employment.   DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Bachelors or advanced degree in electrical engineering   Work Schedule: 9/80, Monday through Friday with alternating Fridays off   CLOSING Benefits: • Competitive compensation • Excellent medical, dental, life, vision plans. • Deferred compensation in the form of a 401(k) plan (with matching contribution) and a 457 plan. • Retirement benefits under the California Public Employees' Retirement System • Tuition reimbursement • Training and advancement opportunities • Excellent working environment • Public transportation reimbursements and van pools • Hub of public transportation: rail, subway, buses, and taxis • On-site fitness center   For more information on MWD benefits, please use the following link: Benefits Regular Full Time Employee ABOUT MWD The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of 26 cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California. Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile Colorado River Aqueduct, five water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.3 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 800 miles of pipeline, and 16 hydroelectric power plants.         Jason Bailey
$40.00 - $52.00 hourly
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California Millwright, CA
Apr 03, 2019
Full time
Overview: As a part of the Pump Maintenance Team, the Aqueduct Pump Specialist (Millwright/Industrial Mechanic) has a active role in maintaining an 8 pump readiness for the Desert Region's PumpingPlants.   This position utilizes specialized advanced journey level mechanical skills, experience and knowledge in the practices, procedures, and methods of maintaining and operating pumping unitsand associated large-scale water conveyance and distribution systems and infrastructures.   This position performs predictive, preventive, and corrective maintenance and installation of large conveyance and distribution pumps and related equipment including, motors, compressors,small to midsize pumps and equipment associated with cooling and lubrication systems, control and measurement equipment, cranes, gates, penstocks, valves, reservoir infrastructure and other large conveyance and distribution equipment and appurtenances.   This job announcement has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this classification/ job. To view the full job description click here: Aqueduct Pump Specialist < Caution-http://mwdh2o.com/careers/Job%20Listings/Aqueduct%20Pump%20Specialist.pdf >   EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education and Experience: High school diploma or high school equivalency certificate in addition to a minimum of 5 years in a journey-level mechanical maintenance position in a pump plant, treatment plant, hydroelectric or conveyance and distribution facility or similar environment.   CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, AND REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS License(s): Valid California Class C Driver’s License or equivalent (required at time of application) that allows you to drive during your employment.   JOB-RELATED SELECTION CRITERIA 70% Technical knowledge of and skill in operations, maintenance and repair of large-scale water conveyance and distribution pumps and related equipment including welding, pipefitting and alignment; and safety practices related to the industry. 15% Job Preparation (education, experience, and training relevant to the position) 10% Interpersonal / Teamwork 05% Oral Communication 100% Total   CLOSING Benefits: Competitive compensation Excellent medical, dental, life, vision plans. Deferred compensation in the form of a 401(k) plan (with matching contribution) and a 457 plan. Retirement benefits under the California Public Employees' Retirement System • Tuition reimbursement • Training and advancement opportunities • Excellent working environment   For more information on MWD benefits, please use the following link: BenefitsRegular Full Time Employee < Caution-http://mwdh2o.com/PDF_Careers/Represented_Regular_FT_PT_Applicant_Benefits_Summary_2019.pdf >   ABOUT MWD The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of 26 cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California.Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile ColoradoRiver Aqueduct, five water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.3 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 800 miles of pipeline, and 16 hydroelectric power plants.           Jason Bailey