Engineer A, B or C (Reclaimed Water)

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Position Overview: 

This position is with Austin Water’s Reclaimed Water Program. The goal of the Program is to conserve the drinking water supply for future generations by providing inexpensive non-drinking water for irrigation, cooling, toilet flushing, and manufacturing. Major position and program activities include project management and transmission/distribution system operational support.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Civil, Chemical, Environmental or Water Resources Engineering degree (Bachelor of Science) 
  • Experience in the construction of water, reclaimed, or wastewater infrastructure 
  • Experience in the planning and design of water, reclaimed, or wastewater infrastructure 
  • Experience in the design or operation of pump stations or lift stations 
  • Experience in the modeling and sizing of water, reclaimed, or wastewater mains 
  • Experience in developing construction project schedules and budgets/cost estimates 
  • Strong computer skills including CAD, GIS, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Outlook 
  • Ability to travel to more than one work location. 


This position will be filled at one of the following levels depending upon candidate qualifications: 

  • Engineer A: $33.36 to $43.36 per hour
  • Engineer B: $35.36 to $45.96 per hour 
  • Engineer C: $37.12 to $49.18 per hour 


Engineer A:  Education and/or Equivalent Experience:

  • Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Engineering or in a field related to the job, plus four (4) years engineering experience acquired either before and/or after licensing as a professional engineer. Licenses and Certifications Required: Licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Texas


Engineer B:  Education and/or Equivalent Experience: 

  • Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in a field related to engineering, plus six (6) years experience in engineering, acquired either before and/or after licensing as a professional engineer. Licenses and Certifications Required: Licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Texas. 


Engineer C:  Education and/or Equivalent Experience: 

  • Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Engineering or in a field related to the job, plus eight (8) years engineering experience acquired either before and/or after licensing as a professional engineer. Licenses and Certifications Required: Licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Texas.


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