FLSA Status: Non- Exempt
GENERAL DEFINITION OF WORK:
Performs difficult professional and administrative work in support of the Authority's engineering program; Work is performed under general supervision of Director of Engineering.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/TYPICAL TASKS:
Performs responsible professional engineering, technical, and administrative work related to the planning, design, construction and inspection of water and wastewater facilities. The omission of specific duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or logical.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Ability to follow detailed work procedures; knowledge of the theories, principles, concepts and practices of engineering as applied to the design and construction criteria of the Authority, Federal, State, and local laws, regulations, and standards; ability to manage design and construction projects from inception to completion; read and understand engineering and architectural plans, maps and records; review and comment on engineering and land use studies, proposals and plans; assemble and analyze data and prepare technical reports; plan and organize work to meet deadlines; follow established codes, policies, and guidelines; perform work in accordance with safety regulations, guidelines, and practices; operate computer equipment and software applications related to assignment; utilize AutoCAD for construction drawings and GIS mapping; communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with the public, customers, co-workers and supervisors.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related field; at least five years of related professional level engineering experience in water and sewer.
This is sedentary work requiring the exertion of up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to move objects; work requires reaching, fingering, and repetitive motions; vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of spoken word; hearing is required to receive information at normal spoken word levels; visual acuity is required for preparing and analyzing written or computer data, operation of machines, determining the accuracy and thoroughness of work, and observing general surroundings and activities; the worker is not subject to adverse environmental conditions.
Possession of a valid driver's license and good driving record. Must pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.