1. Develops comprehensive plans for the design and construction of major public works projects.2. As project engineer for assigned projects, plans and organizes the design and construction of major public works facilities.3. Coordinates and monitors project progress to insure timely progress of permit clearances and acquisitions/right-of-way, plans/specifications, contracting and budget monitoring.4. Coordinates activities with other departments and outside agencies to obtain various approvals.5. Participates in the selection process for consultants and contracts.6. Acts as contract administrator on capital projects.7. Participates in the development of plans, specifications and estimates for the construction of public works projects.8. Inspects project sites to assist in the solution of difficult problems.9. Interprets specifications and city policy.10. Reviews plans for construction prepared by private engineers.11. Prepares various applications for State and Federal grants.12. Assists in the preparation of capital improvement plans and budget.13. Prepares necessary Council agenda items.14. Confers with staff regarding project priorities and programs.15. Provides information to and consults with the public.16. Performs related duties as required or necessary.
Education and/or Experience:Any combination equivalent to graduation from a recognized college or university with a baccalaureate degree in civil engineering or related field and three (3) years of full time, paid professional experience in civil engineering. Experience and/or education in a related field may be substituted on a year for year basis.Knowledge of:
Skill and Ability to: