Whatcom County is seeking a proven leader to serve as Engineering Manager for the Design & Construction Section of Public Works’ Engineering Division. The Design & Construction Section is responsible for all phases of capital transportation improvement projects related to publicly bid contracts for Public Works, including the planning, organization, and coordination of design, permitting, right-of-way, bidding, construction and associated administrative functions.
Primary duties include:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Civil Engineering or a related field
5 years of progressively responsible professional engineering experience related to the area of assignment
2 years of supervisory experience
1 year as a Registered Professional Engineer.
Must have a Washington State Professional Engineer’s license at time of hire and maintain throughout employment, OR must have a Professional Engineer’s license from another state and obtain a Washington State Professional Engineer’s license within one year from date of employment, and maintain throughout employment.
Experience in the public sector and with intergovernmental or interagency agreements is preferred.