VIRGIN ISLANDS PORT AUTHORTY
REPORTS TO: Director of Engineering
DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE WORK:
Supervision of civil engineers and project inspectors
Responsible for planning, designing, and overseeing construction and maintenance of structures and facilities
Coordinating the dissemination of accurate VIPA data to the public, federal agencies, local government, and VIPA managers.
PROFICIENT IN THE FOLLOWING ENGINEERING DUTIES:
Manage capital improvement projects both federal and local.
Prepare reports, estimates, plans, and specifications for plant additions or renovations.
Inspects new construction to insure adherence to plans and specifications.
Review and compare final construction with plans, maps and job specifications.
Coordinates, as necessary, general work items and procedures to get the project completed.
Certifies pay requests
Performs surveying and sundry engineering work as required by other departments.
Prepares change orders and close-out documents for all projects.
Performs other related work as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering and eight years of progressively responsible experience in civil engineering, or an equivalent combination of education and experience in Building Construction Engineering.
Professional Engineers license required.
Cont. Senior Engineer -2-
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS
Knowledge of FAA and EDA funded construction contracts and administration.
Knowledge of the tools and equipment and their skilled use as required in the work
Knowledge of the layout and construction functions as applied to construction work
Knowledge of rules, safety practices and procedures applicable to the work
Knowledge of procurement rules and regulations
Ability to speak and write clearly and concisely
Skill in the operation of computers system
Valid V.I. driver’s license required.