DEADLINE: Apply by Tuesday, July 31, 2018.
The City of San Rafael is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Junior Engineer, Assistant Civil Engineer, or Associate Civil Engineer with the San Rafael Sanitation District. Under direct and general supervision, positions in this flexibly staffed series perform field and office professional civil engineering work in the planning, design, technical investigation, inspection and construction of projects in several areas of civil engineering.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES may include, but are not limited to the following. For Junior Engineer, duties are performed at the entry engineer level; for Assistant Civil Engineer professional engineer duties performed require more independence and judgment utilizing knowledge of a licensed civil engineer; for Associate Civil Engineer, professional engineer duties are performed at the full journey level:
Junior Engineer is the entry level engineer classification. The position requires a BS degree in Civil Engineering and does not require any formal work experience or engineering certification.
Assistant Civil Engineer is the initial licensed classification in the engineering job class series requiring registration as a civil engineer.
Under general supervision, this position performs engineering work in the design, plan review, investigation, inspection and construction of wastewater transportation projects, and performs related duties as assigned. The Assistant Civil Engineer may oversee the work of contractors for assigned projects and may act as the lead engineer in administrative or technical support performing tasks on the same assigned projects.
Associate Civil Engineer is the journey level classification in the engineering job class series.
This job class requires registration as a licensed civil engineer and 4 years of responsible post degree engineering experience (a master’s degree shall count for 1 year of post degree engineering experience).
Under direction, an Associate Civil Engineer performs difficult and complex engineering work and may serve as a supervisor to a small group of engineers and/or paraprofessional engineering staff. The position calls for a high degree of initiative, technical proficiency, and judgement.
The Associate Civil Engineer is distinguished from the lower class of Assistant Civil Engineer by the level of responsibility, difficulty and variety of engineering work performed. An Associate Civil Engineer is normally responsible for all phases of multiple projects or programs whereas an Assistant Civil Engineer is responsible for one or more individual projects within a program.