The City Engineer: $93,378.70 - $113,430.42 DOQ.
Sioux City, Iowa (84,000) Dynamic loess hills community in northwest Iowa seeks experienced leader to serve as City Engineer. This position reports to the Director of Public Works. The City Engineer is responsible for leading the Engineering Division with an authorized staff of 15 FTE, a 2M Operating Budget, and oversees a large portion of the Capital Improvement Program (Avg: $25 million/yr.). The Division is responsible for planning, design, inspection, and project management on most of the City’s infrastructure including water, sanitary, storm, bridges and traffic engineering. The position is highly visible in the City organization and community.
Qualified candidates will be expected to have a strong background in leadership and management, community engagement, public presentations, civil and traffic engineering best practices. The City Engineer will play a significant role in infrastructure improvement, revitalization, and economic development in a stable, growing, and established family community.
Sioux City offers qualified candidates the opportunity of excellent health benefits including a deferred compensation program with partial employer match. The position participates in the Iowa Public Employees’ Retirement System (IPERS).
NOTE: Candidates licensed in other states must have the ability to obtain an Iowa PE license within 6 months of employment.
Iowa residency within 10 miles of corporate limits is required. The City is a Equal Opportunity Employer and pursuant to Iowa law new hires are subject to pre-employment alcohol and drug testing. Your Resume, cover letter and contact information for five professional references may be emailed to email@example.com. The City will accept resumes until the position is filled.
Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. AA/EOE
The completed application may be dropped off at City Hall or post marked by the Postal Service on or before the close date. Please visit our website at www.sioux-city.org to download a City application.