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Clackamas River Water District - Engineering Associate

Posted: 1/9/2023
Salary: $ 76,356.80 - $100,131.20 DOQ
Location: Clackamas, OR

Application deadline:

Open until filled


$ 76,356.80 - $100,131.20  DOQ, exempt represented

Clackamas River Water (CRW) has earned a reputation for providing high-quality drinking water. We are offering an excellent opportunity for you be part of a sustainable organization by joining our System Operations team.

Our values for Quality Water | Customer Service | Financial Accountability | Responsible Stewardship govern what we do in serving each other, the public and our surrounding community.


  • Under the Chief Engineer, serves as project leader in managing all aspects of District capital improvement, private development and other construction projects; develops scope of work, prepares feasibility studies, cost estimates, and project schedules; ensures construction in accordance with project plans, timelines and specifications. 
  • Assists in development and evaluation of engineering plans and bid documents in compliance with jurisdictional rules and regulations, standards, and in coordination with other engineers and staff.
  • Coordinates and provides technical expertise for land use feasibility, annexations, withdrawals, new services program, and inter-agency coordination.
  • Analyzes short and long range planning studies, reports, surveys, property descriptions, maps and other data to plan and design projects.
  • Performs, maintains and updates our in-house hydraulic model and/or manipulates data from the model for engineering planning and design, as required.
  • Prepares and submits permits, conducting pre-construction, progress and other stakeholder meetings to ensure District interests are communicated and addressed.
  • Performs on-site inspections; Produces written observation and inspection reports that accurately capture construction activities, noting deficiencies, issues, and taking representative photographs.


  • Four-year degree in Civil Engineering; must have passed the Fundamentals in Engineering exam and obtained an Engineering Intern (EI) certification; and two (2) to four (4) years’ experience working under a licensed Professional Engineer.
  • Ability to apply principles of professional engineering, project management of capital improvement projects, budget preparation and management, cost control, basic contract administration and general technical engineering services.
  • Understanding of state and federal regulations and requirements pertaining to public drinking water and construction projects.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
  • Or, any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this position.  Must possess a valid driver license.
  • Preference for candidates with experience using Innovyze InfoWater, Microsoft Project, ESRI ArcGIS and AutoCAD applications. 

Closing Date:        Open Until Filled

Clackamas River Water is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, we require a criminal/civil background check, driving record check, and a drug and alcohol screen for safety-sensitive positions.

How to apply:

Visit our website at under “About Us” and click on “Job Opportunities” and submit a cover letter, resume and a completed job application.