Designer III at Metropolitan Water District Southern California

Posted in Architecture 21 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Los Angeles, California





Job Description:

As the Designer III, you’ll be responsible for performing Instrumentation and Controls (I&C) design work in support of the core functions of designing new equipment and facilities and the retrofit of existing equipment and facilities. Basic knowledge of the Instrumentation and Control symbols and legends. Responsibilities include providing design layouts and preliminary and final Piping and Instrumentation Design drawings (P&ID's) and Process Flow Diagrams (PFD's) for capital projects. You’ll utilize your working knowledge of Instrumentation and Controls design and drafting standards, Computer-Aided Design (CAD) methods and practices using OpenPlant PID and Microstation V8i; and familiarity with process piping systems and equipment layout. You’ll also be responsible for developing Piping and Instrumentation Diagram engineering drawings for capital projects. You will participate in field investigations and studies; prepare preliminary and final design drawings; generating reports pertaining to engineering projects using Microsoft Office.


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EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Education and Experience: High school diploma or certificate of high school equivalency and two years of increasingly responsible, relevant experience; or one years of relevant experience and twelve quarter units or eight semester units from an accredited college, university, or vocational school. 


Relevant Experience is defined as: experience with preparation and coordination of Piping and Instrumentation Design drawings (P&ID's) and Process Flow Diagrams (PFD's) design drawings, Computer-Aided Design (CAD) methods and practices.


CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, AND REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS
License(s): Valid California Class C Driver’s License or equivalent (required at time of application) that allows you to drive during your employment.


JOB-RELATED SELECTION CRITERIA
• 50% Technical Knowledge and Skills, (Piping system design, Piping &
Instrument diagram, OpenPlant PID, and Microstation V8i)
• 5% Job Preparation (education, experience & training relevant to the position)
• 10% Organizational Effectiveness
• 10% Interpersonal Communication
• 5% Teamwork
• 10% Oral Communication
• 10% Written Communication

100% Total


CLOSING
Benefits:
• Competitive compensation
• Excellent medical, dental, life, vision plans.
• Deferred compensation in the form of a 401(k) plan (with matching contribution) and a 457 plan.
• Retirement benefits under the California Public Employees' Retirement System
• Tuition reimbursement
• Training and advancement opportunities
• Excellent working environment
• Public transportation reimbursements and van pools

• Hub of public transportation: rail, subway, buses, and taxis

• On-site fitness center

For more information on MWD benefits, please use the following link: Benefits Regular Full Time Employee


ABOUT MWD
The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of 26 cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California. Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile Colorado River Aqueduct, five water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.3 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 800 miles of pipeline, and 16 hydroelectric power plants.

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Qualified individuals with disabilities, who need a reasonable accommodation during the application or selection process, please call (213) 217-7738 or email: jobs@mwdh2o.com.

MWD is a Federal and State EO employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

Application Filing Period: Closes at 4:30 pm PST on the date stated in the job announcement. However it may close prior to the filing end date if sufficient applications have been received. If sufficient applications have not been received, then the filing period end date may be extended.

Sponsorship: Applicants for employment with The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States (i.e., H1-B or other employment-based immigration case).