WHY WORK FOR RC ENGINEERING?From its earliest days, the City of Rancho Cucamonga was dubbed the "City with a Plan" and over the past forty years, we have been creating a World Class Community. So, what does this have to do with engineering? Everything! Engineering is more than simply building and maintaining roads, it's about providing the built environment that is the context for the people and the places of our lives. As we move into our fifth decade as a City, we are continuing to build a World Class Community for our children and grandchildren to enjoy. One that takes the best parts of our past and continues growing and reimagining itself for the future. We are excited to have the opportunity to play a big part in what is coming next for our community. Whether it is through high quality design and construction of the built environment, by ensuring that our environment stays clean and sustainable, or by providing reliable utility services to residents and businesses. BEST FITThis position might be perfect for you if you are a self-motivated leader who enjoys the flexibility of shifting between coordinating a team and detailed project management. Our next Principal/Senior Civil Engineer will be a team-player with a forward-thinking approach to capital project management and a desire to check things off the list. They will also enjoy sharing their knowledge with and fostering growth in members of their team.YOUR IMPACTYou'll be responsible for:
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All applicants are required to apply online at www.cityofrc.us. Closing date is 5:00 pm on Monday, February 1, 2021 or until a sufficient number of applications have been received.
Education and/or Experience
Senior Civil Engineer
Graduation from an accredited college with a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering and four years of progressively responsible professional experience, including experience in directing the work of others involved in engineering project activities or any combination of training and experience that provides the desired knowledge and abilities.
Principal Civil EngineerBachelor's degree from an accredited four year college or university with a major in civil engineering or a closely related field and five years of progressively responsible professional experience in civil engineering or a related field, including work in a supervisory or lead capacity.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of engineering principles, methods and practices; project development, design and construction; techniques for reviewing designs, plans, specifications, estimates, reports and recommendations; current trends and developments, literature, and sources of information regarding municipal engineering; related laws, ordinances, rules and regulations. Ability to plan and coordinate professional and sub-professional engineering work; interpret and apply related laws, ordinances, rules, regulations and policies; prepare and present reports; perform complex professional engineering work; communicate effectively both orally and in writing; establish and maintain cooperative working relationships.
Principal Civil Engineer
Civil engineering design, construction, and maintenance requirements for public works and private development projects; surveying, inspection, and construction practices; ordinances, codes, and regulations related to engineering projects; strength, and uses of construction materials; project management practices; budgeting practices; applicable federal and State laws and regulatory codes relevant to civil engineering design and construction; contract administration practices; supervisory methods and leadership techniques; customer service practices. Manage and coordinate the work of professional, technical, and consulting personnel; interpret and apply laws, codes, regulations, policies, and procedures pertaining to assigned programs, projects, and functions; read and interpret engineering manuals, specifications, layouts, blueprints, and schematics; analyze problems, identify alternative solutions, project consequences of proposed actions, and implement recommendations in support of goals; prepare engineering plans and specifications and administer contracts; prepare clear and concise reports and make public presentations; operate computer hardware and use word processing, spreadsheet, and related applications programs; communicate effectively, orally and in writing; establish and maintain effective working relations with staff, management, contractors, developers, architects, consultants, and the general public.
Possession of a valid Certificate of Registration as a Professional Civil Engineer from the State of California. Possession of a certificate of registration as a Traffic Engineer or licensure as a Professional Surveyor issued by the California State Board of Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists is highly desirable.
Possession of or ability to obtain an appropriate California driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record.