Delta Diablo

Junior Engineer

Onsite - Antioch, CA
$100K - $125K Annually
Application Deadline: 5/28/24


Delta Diablo has career opportunities for exceptionally talented and motivated engineers to apply and further develop their technical design knowledge and broaden their project management and leadership skills. As a Junior Engineer, you will have the opportunity to perform a variety of engineering assignments related to wastewater conveyance/treatment, and resource recovery projects.

The Ideal Candidate will:

• Be a collaborative, effective, and supportive project team member; and

• Demonstrate initiative and be a self-starter eager to develop project management, engineering design, and construction management skills.

QUALIFICATIONS: A combination of training and experience which demonstrates that a person has obtained the required knowledge and is able to perform the required work (with reasonable accommodation, if needed). A person with the following combined training and experience would typically qualify to compete in a selection process:

EDUCATION: A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or a closely related field from a recognized college or university.

EXPERIENCE: No work experience is required.

REQUIRED LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS: Must be able to obtain certification as an Engineer-in-Training Certificate within 18 months of initial employment.

Additional Requirements: Must possess a valid California Driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record. The Junior Engineer position is represented by the Local One AFSCME Council 57 Professional and Technical (P&T) Representation Bargaining Unit and shall be filled in accordance with the provisions of the Memorandum of Understanding with Delta Diablo and applicable District procedures.



Delta Diablo seeks to attract and hire individuals who possess a commitment to integrity, open communication, and customer service. The selected candidates will be self-starters who can work collaboratively as part of a team dedicated to safeguarding public health and protecting the environment of the communities we serve. The selected candidates will also reflect and model a value system of trust, loyalty, respect, and a sense of teamwork to the entire organization.

The Junior Engineer position is represented by the P&T Representation Bargaining Unit, Local One/AFSCME Council 57, and shall be filled in accordance with the provisions of the Memorandum of Understanding with Delta Diablo and applicable District procedures.

Applicants interested in being considered for this position must submit a completed Delta Diablo Employment Application and responses to the Supplemental Questionnaire (postmarks and faxes are not accepted). All materials should be submitted on-line at Incomplete applications will not be considered. A resume may be included but does not substitute for a completed application form. While it is preferred that District employees complete the online application, an Internal Application and supplemental responses can be submitted via email to

Periodically until the available positions are filled or the District closes this recruitment process, a screening committee will evaluate the qualifications of each applicant who meets the minimum qualifications for this position. Applicants meeting minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement to the examination. Those candidates whose application indicates their experience and education are best suited to meet the current needs of the District will be invited to participate in the examination and/or interview process. The decision of the screening committee is final. The examination process for selected applicants may involve a written test, a skills performance test, and a oral interview. All applicants shall receive written notification regarding the results of the review process. NOTE: The information contained herein does not constitute either or implied contract, and these provisions are subject to change.

All final candidates for employment with the District are subject to a criminal background and reference check. Final candidates not currently employed in a regular status by the District must pass a pre-employment physical examination and drug screen to be considered for employment.

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