San Gabriel Valley Water Company - Designer I

Updated: Mar 25


Under the direction of the Design Supervisor and/or Designer III and/or Designer II, design and prepare construction plans for new water facilities, including water pipelines, booster stations, reservoirs; and site and street improvements; performs engineering calculations to support earthwork, hydrology, hydraulics, and structural design; and prepares engineering reports.

Job Requirements

  • Knowledge and experience with the latest version of MicroStation/J

  • Familiarity of the latest version of AutoCad/Civil 3D

  • Ability to follow technical specifications and accurately design water distribution projects utilizing computer-aided design

  • Knowledge of GIS related software

  • Knowledge of and experience with drafting equipment and drafting techniques

  • Ability to produce neat and accurate drawings

  • Good general mathematical ability

  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing legibly

  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions

  • Ability to interact with other employees and the public in a cooperative and professional manner

  • Must be dependable, punctual, and have a neat and presentable appearance

  • Ability to perform repetitive physical activities including walking, standing, sitting, reaching, bending, grasping, stooping, digging, climbing and lifting up to 50 lbs.


  • Final semester in progress toward achieving or recently graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering

  • Solid understanding of standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the water system;

  • Computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) experience desirable.

  • Valid California driver’s license and acceptable driving record.


Submit cover letter, transcripts and detailed resume to email: with “Designer 1” in the subject line; Fax: (626) 442-2632; Mail to: Human Resources Manager, P.O. Box 6010, El Monte, CA 91734.

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