About the Position
The Public Works Department Design Division is seeking an Engineer III to assist with professional level engineering and project management activities for implementation of Capital Improvement and Maintenance Projects, primarily bridge replacement projects. In addition to the general Representative Duties for the Engineer Series, it is anticipated that the qualified Engineer III candidate will fulfill one or more of the following essential functions for the Design Division – Highway Bridge Unit:
The ideal candidate will have knowledge and experience in a variety of the following areas: the phases of federally funded projects; project management; preparing correspondence and reports; making effective presentations; accounting and finance; the impact of transportation facilities on the environment, the community and the economy; principles and techniques of personnel and consultant management; bridge design principles.
Minimum Qualifications: Either A: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related engineering field (Job-related professional level civil engineering, traffic engineering, or land surveying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis); Or B: Possession of an Engineer in Training (E.I.T.) Certificate or Land Surveyor in Training (L.S.I.T.) Certificate and four years of paraprofessional level civil engineering, traffic engineering, or land surveying experience. In Addition: Possession of a valid Certificate of Registration as a Civil Engineer or Land Surveyor issued by the California State Board of Registration AND one year of professional level civil engineering, traffic engineering, or land surveying experience.(Possession of a Master's degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related field may be substituted for the required experience.)
AND: One year of specialized professional level civil engineering, traffic engineering, or land surveying experience such as serving as a resident engineer on small construction projects, experience as an assistant engineer on major construction projects, or project leader on a design project.
Licenses and Certificates: A valid driver license is required at the time of application. A valid CALIFORNIA driver license is required at the time of appointment and must be maintained throughout employment