At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further.
Honesty, Trust, & Respect We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, honesty, trust, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community.
Teamwork & Problem Solving We strive to reach OCSD goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts.
Leadership & Commitment We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely and safely to achieve our objectives and goals. We are committed to act in the best interest of our employees, our organization, and our community.
Learning/Teaching - Talents, Skills and Abilities We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities, knowing that only through personal growth and development will we continue to progress as an agency and as individuals.
Recognition/Rewards We seek to recognize, acknowledge and reward contributions to OCSD by our many talented employees.
OCSD is currently looking to fill the role of a CIP Project Manager
Under general direction, performs project management functions for major capital projects including developing schedules; budgets, and staffing requirements; assembles and leads project teams; plans, directs, and coordinates activities of projects to ensure that goals and objectives of projects are accomplished on schedule and within prescribed budget; prepares scopes of work; prepares requests for proposals; communicates effectively with team and stakeholders; reviews quality of work; manages the procurement and work product of outside consultants; manages schedule and cost variances and develops recovery plans; prepares and presents reports and other necessary correspondence on assigned projects; presents project status to management and stakeholders; interacts with public for outreach; and adheres to the District's Core Values. Specifically, this individual will manage projects for OCSD's Capital Improvement Program through project development, preliminary design, design, construction and installation, commissioning and close-out.
APPLICATION FILING DEADLINE: Friday, January 19, 2018, 5:00 P.M.
(or until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received)
Hiring Salary Range: $119,496– $131,768/year
(starting salary will be within this range based upon qualifications)
Note: For those candidates selected to move forward to the interview stage of this recruitment, interviews are tentatively anticipated to occur on or around the week of February 12, 2018.
Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and use standard office equipment, including a computer; to inspect District development sites, including traversing uneven terrain, climbing ladders, stairs, and other temporary or construction access points; to operate a motor vehicle and to visit various District and meeting sites; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person, before groups, and over the telephone. This is primarily a sedentary office classification although standing in and walking between work areas to conduct inspections may be required. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate standard office equipment. Positions in this classification occasionally bend, stoop, kneel, reach, push, and pull drawers open and closed to retrieve and file information. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects weighing up to 25 pounds.
Employees work in an office environment with moderate noise levels, controlled temperature conditions, and no direct exposure to hazardous physical substances. Employees may work in the field and occasionally be exposed to loud noise levels, cold and hot temperatures, inclement weather conditions, road hazards, vibration, mechanical and/or electrical hazards, and hazardous physical substances and fumes. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures.
Disaster Service Workers
All Orange County Sanitation District employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the Orange County Sanitation District requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency.
For the full range of duties, responsibilities, and essential job functions please review the Classification Specification for this position found on our website.
Applicants must clearly demonstrate, through their application materials, that they meet the minimum requirements as outlined in the job announcement and class specification to receive further consideration. However, meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee an interview. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process.
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of OCSD's pre-employment process, which includes a background investigation and a physical examination. For some positions this may include a drug screen. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification.
OCSD only accepts applications submitted via our online application system. Resumes submitted via mail, fax or email will not be accepted.
The provisions of this announcement do not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Any provision contained in this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice.
Qualifications & Requirements:
This position requires the equivalent of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in engineering, project management, or related field and a minimum of eight (8) years of increasingly responsible experience in managing capital projects.
The successful candidate must be in possession of, or have the ability to obtain, a valid California driver's license by time of appointment.
Possession of a Professional Engineering (PE) Registration in the State of California is highly desired. Possession of a Project Management Professional (PMP) certificate is desired.
The Orange County Sanitation District is a public agency that is committed to maintaining excellence in wastewater and water resource management. OCSD is operates the third largest wastewater treatment facilities west of the Mississippi River.