Under general supervision of the Engineering Division Director, assist the Engineering Division by performing the routine aspects of civil engineering assignments for a large variety of wastewater treatment, collection system, pipeline, pumping, and reclaimed water facilities.
Duties include, but are not limited to the following:
Complete engineering and project tasks, calculations and analysis to support upgrade of treatment plant and collection system facilities;
Working under the direction of engineering project managers, support projects with various engineering office and field work duties including locates of existing utilities, field measurements, and pipeline/manhole and facility condition assessments;
Provide project engineering for treatment plant and collection system projects including pumping systems and manhole and pipeline rehabilitation. Project Engineering includes developing and reviewing engineering plans and specifications, and working with consulting engineers to complete project plans and designs;
Utilize existing record drawings and as-builts to provide for development of design of new or upgraded facilities;
Work as a team member with Engineering, Operations and Maintenance staff to monitor and analyze the utility system for deficiencies and make recommendations for improvements in design and operation. Coordinate project assignments with various LOTT departments;
Manage the televising and condition assessment of off-site interceptor sewers and manholes and support rehabilitation and replacement projects;
Effectively support development of projects and engineering design in accordance with LOTT’s Engineering Roles and Responsibilities Matrix following various well established phases of a project:
Planning: assist with project schedule development, assist with SharePoint project site files, review engineering and consultant scopes-of-work;
Design: Assist with logging and communicating project design items and decisions, Work with Public Communications, assist with scoping needed testing and special consultant support services, assist with specification development, review and proofread plans, assist with permit acquisition, assist with the bid process, assist with pre-bid walks, assist with addenda and review;
Construction: Review contractor submittals and coordinate comments from staff, assist LOTT construction managers as requested, attend construction meetings, assist with coordination for manufacturer training;
Closeout: Assist LOTT construction managers with crosscheck of as-built conditions against contractor redlines, support LOTT Contract Manager and construction managers as requested
Graduation from a four-year college or university with ABET-certified program in civil engineering or closely related field and one or more years of experience relating to the duties of the position. Certification as an Engineer-In-Training by the State of Washington or ability to obtain certification within two years. Wastewater treatment engineering experience is a plus.
About LOTT Clean Water Alliance
The LOTT Alliance's mission is to preserve and protect public health and the environment by cleaning and restoring water resources for our communities. To accomplish that mission, LOTT owns and operates wastewater and reclaimed water facilities throughout the Lacey-Olympia-Tumwater area. These include our main centralized treatment plant, a satellite reclaimed water treatment plant, a 40-acre park-like setting featuring reclaimed water ponds and groundwater recharge basins, three pump stations, and miles of main sewer interceptor pipelines.