DEFINITION: Under direction from the Principle Civil Engineer and/or City Engineer, plans, organizes, and supervises, trains, and evaluates professional and technical engineering staff and their work within an assigned group; and to perform a variety of technical tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility. Possession of a valid Certificate of Registration as a professional civil engineer in the State of California or the ability to obtain within a six-month period. Candidates with experience in government project management and engineering with public infrastructure projects and managing of public funds are highly preferred.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The employee must have the ability to:
THE ABOVE LIST OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS IS NOT EXHAUSTIVE AND MAY BE SUPPLEMENTED AS NECESSARY BY THE EMPLOYER.
WORKING CONDITIONS: Position requires prolonged sitting, standing, walking, reaching, twisting, turning, kneeling, bending, and stooping in the performance of daily activities. The position also requires grasping, repetitive hand movement and fine coordination in preparing reports using a computer keyboard. Additionally, the position requires near and far vision when preparing and reading written reports and other work related documents. Acute hearing is also required when providing phone and counter assistance.
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING GUIDELINES: A combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. The incumbent must have knowledge of: Principles and practices of Engineering, with particular emphasis on long range planning and capital improvement programs; pertinent Federal, State and local laws, codes and regulations; recent developments, current literature and sources of information regarding Engineering; principles and practices of budget preparation and administration; principles and practices of project management; principles and supervision, training and performance evaluation; and principles and practices of grant administration.
EXPERIENCE: Four (4) years of increasingly responsible professional engineering which including significant supervisory and project management responsibility.
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Engineering or a closely related field.
LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS: Possession of a valid Certificate of Registration as a professional civil engineer in the State of California or the ability to obtain within a six month period. Possession of, or the ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid California driver’s license.