The City of Topeka is seeking qualified candidates for the position of City Engineer.
This position is eligible for the Choose Topeka Relocation program offered through the Greater Topeka Partnership that will provide an incentive up to $15,000 by partnering with employers to encourage talent to move to Topeka & Shawnee County for career opportunities. Choose Topeka was created with the intention of investing in employees to live and work in Topeka & Shawnee County, so that we may foster an intentional community, and help promote positive population growth. More information is available at https://choosetopeka.com/apply/
The City Engineer is responsible for the preparation of plans, specifications and estimates for, as well as supervising the design and construction of public improvements. Additionally, the City Engineer is responsible for performing all surveying and engineering work under the direction of the Public Works Director. This position will have direct authority over the Engineering Division and will also assist the Department Director with projects and initiatives related to Public Works service delivery.
Primary duties include:
Minimum qualifications: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Civil Engineering or related field. Must have at least ten (10) years of professional engineering management experience with at least five (5) years in a supervisory position. Must be registered as a Professional Engineer in the State of KS or have the ability to obtain KS reciprocity within six months of hire date. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license, KS driver’s license required within six months of hire date.
Annual entry – up to $126,000 DOQ
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The City of Topeka is an Equal Opportunity Employer.