This class is responsible for supervising, coordinating, planning, prioritizing assigned activities in the Water Resources Engineering Department. Responsibilities include performing moderately specialized engineering work involving surveys/investigations/plans/structures or equipment, with moderate to complex features; designing/reviewing/analyzing moderate to complex sketches/drawings/plans/ specifications of proposed projects; determining work and materials required; evaluating/selecting/applying engineering techniques/procedures/criteria using judgement and expertise in making/recommending adaptations/modifications/ troubleshooting problems; performing moderate to complex engineering studies; compiling/analyzing/interpreting data; recommending modifications in the present systems; performing field work; taking measurements; determining placement of utilities; assuring maps are accurate; meeting with clients/customers/contractors concerning proposed utility services; and responding to questions by the general public; driving/operating vehicles in performing work assignments/responsibilities. This class differs from that of Engineer I by virtue of the nature and complexity of assignments/responsibilities/ accountability. Supervision is exercised over assigned personnel. Operating under general supervision, latitude is allowed for the exercise of independent judgement in planning and coordinating the details of the work. Extended hours and on-call availability may be required. Performs related work as required.
Graduation from a four (4) year accredited university/college with a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering and a minimum of two (2) years progressively responsible experience performing civil engineering work in/for a utility, which includes reviewing/monitoring the work of others.
*NOTE: Must possess a Professional Engineer in Training Certification, at time of hire into the position. Must pass the Professional Engineering (PE) examination within two (2) years of eligibility for candidacy for the P.E. examination.