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Hydro Power Asset Management Engineer and a Hydro Engineer - Electrical

Yuba County Water Agency
MARYSVILLE, CA Full time
Posted on December 24, 2017

Hydro Power Asset Management Engineer

Full-time/Benefitted

$99,632-$121,097 annually

Exempt position

Open until filled

DESCRIPTION:

Under general direction of the Power Systems Principal Engineer, manages the asset and equipment risk management program and processes for the Power System Division of the Agency to support the Agency’s Strategic Plan. As part of the Engineering function, the Asset Management Engineer supports the strategic objectives of the Water Agency. This position will perform duties related to assessing reliability and life expectancy of the Agency’s hydroelectric power production equipment with the objective of minimizing forced outages and outage durations to protect the major revenue source for the Agency.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

The Asset Management Engineer is a journey level classification in the Hydro Engineering series reporting to the Principal Hydro Electric Engineer. Employees at this level receive instruction or assistance as new, unusual or unique situations arise and are fully aware of the operating procedures and policies within the work unit. This position needs to be able to work collaboratively with peers, maintenance and operation personnel, administrative staff and upper management to achieve Agency objectives. Work is performed with a broad framework of general policy, and requires collaboration, creativity, resourcefulness, and autonomy to accomplish goals and objectives. All work is expected to be carried out in all ethical, organized, accurate, secure, timely and confidential manner.

 

Hydro Engineer – Electrical

Full-time/Benefitted

$99,632-$121,097 annually

Exempt position

Open until filled

DESCRIPTION

Under general direction of the Power System Principal Engineer, to provide a wide variety of moderate to complex engineering and other tasks in support of the Agency’s hydroelectric facility. This position will work in the Engineering function of the Agency. This position will perform duties including project management of non-routine and capital projects, engineering design, maintenance and compliance support, special projects, and other related duties as assigned.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

The Hydro Engineer-Electrical a journey level classification in the Hydro Engineer series directly reporting to the Principal Hydro Engineer and ultimately, the Power Systems Manager, and is distinguished from the Senior Hydro Engineer by the assignment of the full range of duties. Employees at the journey level receive instruction or assistance as new, unusual or unique situations arise and are fully aware of the operating procedures and policies within the work unit. This position needs to be able to work collaboratively with peers, maintenance and operating personnel, administrative staff and upper management to achieve Agency objectives. The Hydro Engineer-Electrical will also be assigned projects requiring application of basic mechanical and/or civil engineering fundamentals. Work is performed with a broad framework of general policy, and requires creativity and resourcefulness to accomplish goals and objectives. All work is expected to be carried out in a professional, ethical, organized, accurate, secure, timely and confidential manner.

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