The City of Livermore Engineering Division
The Engineering Division is one of four divisions in the Community Development Department, which also includes the divisions of Building, Housing & Human Services, and Planning. The Engineering Division employs 28.5 staff consisting of licensed civil engineers, engineering technicians and specialists, construction inspectors, and administrative personnel.
The Division facilitates land development; plans, designs, and constructs public infrastructure; oversees safe us of public rights of way; ensures compliance with regulatory requirements, including flood control, clean water, public contract codes, engineering practices and standards, and environmental regulations; proactively coordinates efforts with regional agencies to program and fund major inter-jurisdictional infrastructure (such as flood control and transportation facilities); and oversees local traffic operations.
The City of Livermore currently has one vacancy for Assistant City Engineer (ACE). There are two ACE budgeted positions with responsibility for specific sections in the division, such as transportation/traffic, construction administration and inspection, capital improvement program development and project design, and current development engineering. The City Engineer may rotate the two ACE positions, as needed. ACEs assist in the formulation of policy, development of goals and objectives, supervision of assigned staff, administration of the section’s operating budget, and development and implementation of the capital improvement budget.
Key responsibilities for the current Assistant City Engineer vacancy include, but are not limited to:
The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate is committed to public service and will be knowledgeable in applicable engineering and best practices. She/he will have experience working in a fast-paced environment which requires attention to detail, accuracy, and the ability to prioritize multiple assignments. The ideal candidate will possess the following characteristics:
To be considered for this exciting job opportunity, submit your online employment application and supplemental questionnaire responses by 5:00 pm, Friday, June 14, 2019 to the City of Livermore at www.cityoflivermore.net/jobs.
The City of Livermore is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity.
The ideal candidate will have at least five years of progressively responsible and professional registered civil engineering, which includes at least one year of experience in supervising a major section of engineering staff engaged in a variety of public works and private development projects including design, construction inspection, transportation, and land development and review; and a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited college/university. A master's degree in an applicable field is desirable. This position requires a valid and active State of California Professional Civil Engineer registration. State of California Land Surveyor registration is desirable, if civil engineering license does not cover land surveying.