Under general direction of the Public Works Director, the City Engineer is responsible for the leadership and management of the Engineering Division. Plans, organizes and directs the day-to-day activities of the Engineering division. Oversees major utility studies. Serves as the responsible engineer for the design, preparation of plans and specifications, and construction of capital improvement projects; supervises site development plan reviews and construction inspections; ensures compliance with City codes, ordinances, and engineering practices and standards; administers consultant contracts; coordinates policy issues through the Director and supervises assigned personnel.
Essential Job Functions:
Associated Job Functions:
Performance Requirements (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities):
Work Environment and Physical Demands
Work is performed indoors in an office environment and in the field at construction sites in all types of weather conditions. Must have normal hearing, visual acuity and manual dexterity and be able to stand, walk, bend and stoop and move items in excess of 50 pounds. Fieldwork exposes incumbents to the hazards of machinery and equipment used in the construction of public works projects. Work also requires frequent attendance at evening meetings.
Experience and Training Requirements:
A combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the essential job functions may be considered.