Principal Water/Wastewater Systems Engineer – Dublin San Ramon Services District, CA

Client: Dublin San Ramon Services District
(Dublin, California)
Position: Principal Water/Wastewater Systems Engineer
(to serve in the position of Manager of Field Operations Division)
Closing Date: February 7, 2022

Additional Information: 



The Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD), located in Dublin, California, is currently recruiting for a Principal Water/Wastewater Systems Engineer to serve as Manager of Field Operations Division. This position reports to the Operations Director and may serve as the Chief Distribution Operator for the District’s D5 drinking water system in absence of the Water/Wastewater Systems Supervisor. This incumbent works closely with Engineering and Operations staff on the design and maintenance of the potable and recycled water distribution systems and the wastewater collection system and provides leadership and supervision to 16 full-time equivalent staff members, working with one supervisor, and three senior operators to plan and schedule preventative and corrective maintenance and oversee construction and contractors.

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of increasingly responsible professional engineering experience, including 1 year of complex project management experience in water, wastewater, or recycled water and 2 years of supervisory experience. A Master’s degree in engineering may be substituted for 1 year of the required professional engineering experience. Possession of a valid certificate of registration as a Civil Engineer issued by the California State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors is required upon appointment. If registered out-of-state, must obtain valid certificate of registration in CA within 12 months from date of hire.

The annual salary range for the Principal Water/Wastewater Systems Engineer is $178,176 to $216,564 and will be DOQ. Additionally, the District offers an excellent executive benefit package, including CalPERS retirement and retiree medical; relocation expenses are negotiable.

Interested candidates should apply by submitting a compelling cover letter and comprehensive resume via email to no later than Monday, February 7, 2022. Confidential inquires welcomed to Heather Renschler, Ralph Andersen & Associates, (916) 630-4900. Alternatively, a preliminary discussion may be arranged by sending an email to