City of Fullerton

Senior Civil Engineer - Water

Onsite - Fullerton, CA
Application Deadline: 6/10/24

Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis until the positions are filled. The deadline for the first review of applications is Monday, June 10, 2024 at 5:00PM.

Applicants are encouraged to apply early. Applicants that apply after the first review are not guaranteed to be considered for this recruitment. This recruitment may close at any time without notice after the first review date. 

Are you ready to ride the wave of innovation in water engineering?

Dive into a world of adventure building a sustainable future for Fullerton’s water resources, overseeing projects that reflect our commitment to responsible water stewardship.

We seek a Principal Civil Engineer – Water and a Senior Civil Engineer – Water to join our crew and chart the course in Water Engineering for our Public Works Department.

What You’ll Do:

  • Take charge of our water management initiatives, plan, design, and implement critical projects to safeguard our water supply and infrastructure.
  • Craft and implement visionary goals and policies for water engineering programs from planning to project execution.
  • Utilize your expertise to develop innovative solutions for water infrastructure projects and environmental program planning.
  • Forge strong partnerships with internal and external stakeholders, driving collaboration and consensus building.
  • Champion compliance with regulations and standards, ensuring our water engineering programs are at the forefront of best practices.
  • Mentor and guide your team, sharing your knowledge and skills to foster professional growth.

What You Bring:

  • A pioneering mindset and a passion for driving positive change in water engineering.
  • Years of hands-on water engineering experience, showcasing your expertise and commitment to excellence.
  • A track record of success in managing complex water engineering projects, from conception to completion.
  • A collaborative spirit and the ability to build strong relationships with diverse stakeholders.
  • Exceptional leadership skills, with a knack for inspiring and motivating teams.
  • An innate ability to communicate, with a flair for effectively conveying complex technical concepts to any audience.
  • A dedication to staying ahead of the curve on emerging trends and technology in water management.

Why Join Us:

  • Become part of a forward-thinking organization that values innovation and sustainability.
  • Lead impactful projects that make a meaningful difference in our community by shaping the future of water infrastructure.
  • Join a supportive and collaborative team environment, where contributions are valued and recognized.
  • Enjoy competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package.

Senior Civil Engineer – Water (one vacancy)

$55.38 – $70.69 Hourly

$9,601 – $12,253 Monthly

$115,207 – $147,038 Annually

Future general salary increases include:

4% Increase effective July 2024

4% Increase effective July 2025

3% Increase effective July 2026

Are you ready to take the plunge?  Apply now to take the next step in your career.

Complete our online application and attach your cover letter and resume.

Join us in building a brighter future for Fullerton!

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Recruiter Information:

April Thompson