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To apply for this amazing opportunity please click here. Or for more information please visit our website at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/vallejo THE CITY OF VALLEJOThe City of Vallejo is located in Solano County and has a population of approximately 121,000 residents. Vallejo is a rapidly changing, highly diverse community located midway between the cities of San Francisco and Sacramento. It is a friendly, active waterfront community that attracts innovative, hardworking people and takes great pride in its 148-year history and maritime heritage. Residents of Vallejo are situated to take advantage of the best of what the area has to offer. Golf, museums, performing arts, boutique shopping, brewpubs and a wide selection of restaurants are all available in Vallejo. Residents and visitors alike enjoy Vallejo's delightful historical downtown area, weekly downtown farmer's market, and beautifully restored Victorian homes and business facades. Vallejo is also home to Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, one of America's only combination wildlife, oceanarium and theme parks. THE DEPARTMENTThe Engineering Division of the Public Works Department operates to protect the City of Vallejo's interest in both new development and the operation of existing City infrastructure by providing engineering, technical, and contract management assistance to all City departments. It is the Engineering Division's responsibility to schedule, design, prepare specifications, acquire permits, secure rights-of-way, advertise, bid, and manage all capital improvement projects as directed and approved by the City Council and the City Manager. Other engineering responsibilities include plan review, obtaining and holding applicable permits and encroachment agreements, and observing the construction of new public infrastructure to ensure compliance with local, state, and federal regulations.THE POSITIONThis recruitment is being conducted to fill our vacancies in the Engineering Division of the Public Works Department. These vacancies can be filled at the Assistant Engineer level (no PE required) or the Associate Civil Engineer level (PE required), depending on the qualifications of the candidate pool. The list established by this recruitment may be used to fill future full-time, part-time, limited term, and temporary vacancies for up to one year.The ideal candidate for the Assistant Engineer will be able to work under a Senior Civil or Associate Civil Engineer to successfully perform work requiring analytical ability; will be a team player who likes working with a variety of City staff and the public; enjoys working in the engineering field; and possesses excellent oral and written communication skills.The ideal candidate for the Associate Civil Engineer will be detailed oriented and able to effectively manage multiple projects, ensuring quality work, while remaining conscientious of schedules and budgets, is team-oriented and able to interact with people throughout the City and the public, both cooperatively and collaboratively, has engineering design experience in a municipal or county public works department or special purpose district, as well as possesses excellent oral and written communication skills.SALARY Assistant Engineer: $38.90 - $47.27 Hourly $3,111.22 - $3,781.71 Bi-Weekly $6,740.99 - $8,193.72 Monthly $80,891.89 - $98,324.58 AnnualAssociate Civil Engineer: $45.11 - $54.83 Hourly $3,608.53 - $4,386.18 Bi-Weekly $7,818.47 - $9,503.40 Monthly $93,821.68 - $114,040.84 AnnualDISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICSAssistant Engineer - This position will perform professional engineering work under the supervision of a Senior Civil Engineer or Associate Civil Engineer, involving the design, investigation and construction of public works projects including streets, traffic controls; and to prepare plans and specifications.Associate Civil Engineer - This is the full journey level class within the (Civil) Engineer series. Employees within this class are distinguished from the Assistant Engineer by the performance of the full range of duties as assigned including independent development of engineering designs and managing complex construction projects. Employees at this level receive only occasional instruction or assistance as new or unusual situations arise, and are fully aware of the operating procedures and policies of the work unit. This position will perform professional, complex engineering work involving the design, investigation and construction of public works projects including streets, traffic controls; to prepare plans and specifications; and to act as a project manager on assigned projects.SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISEDAssistant Engineer - Receives direction from professional engineering staff and/or higher level management staff.Associate Civil Engineer - Receives direction from higher level management staff.Exercises functional and technical supervision over professional engineering staff.May exercise direct supervision over technical engineering staff.
Examples of Duties
The following duties are typical for this classification. Incumbents may not perform all of the listed duties and/or may be required to perform additional or different duties from those set forth below to address business needs and changing business practices.Assistant Engineer- Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Associate Civil Engineer- Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Assistant EngineerKnowledge of:
Associate Civil EngineerKnowledge of:
Experience and Training GuidelinesAny combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:Assistant EngineerExperience:Two years of professional engineering experience. Training:Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from and accredited college or university with major course work in civil engineering or a related field. License or CertificatePossession of, or ability to obtain, an Engineer in Training Certificate is desirable.Associate Civil EngineerExperience:Four years of increasingly responsible professional civil engineering experience.Training:Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil engineering or a related field.License or Certificate:Possession of a current and valid Certificate of Registration as a professional engineer issued by the California Board of Registration for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologist.
The Recruitment & Selection Process
The City reserves the right to limit the number of candidates to those determined to be best qualified based upon all requested application materials, including training and experience, current resume, and responses to supplemental questions.
REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS The City of Vallejo is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to applicants as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA). Qualified individuals with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation during the application, assessment or selection process may contact the Human Resources Department to request an accommodation. Please contact April Adams at (707) 648-5402 or send an email to: email@example.com no later than November 12, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.PRIOR TO HIREThe selected candidate will be required to: 1) Submit to reference checks 2) Submit to and successfully pass a pre-employment background check, including fingerprint check. 3) Successfully complete a job-related pre-placement medical exam. 4) Provide proof of legal right to work in the United States.Disaster Service Workers - All City of Vallejo ("City") employees are designated Disaster Service Workers ("DSW") by state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the City requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all DSW-related training as assigned and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency.Veteran's Preference - Veteran's preference points will be applied in accordance with Civil Service Rule 24. A copy of the DD 214 form must be filed at time of application.Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - The City of Vallejo is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of the City of Vallejo to provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified persons. All applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, ancestry, medical condition (cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, or denial of medical and family care leave, or any other non-job-related factors.