Vacancy has expiredShow me jobs like this one
|Job Ref:||14-080||Organization:||City of Chandler||Job Category:||Engineering and Technology||Job Type:||Full Time||Country:||USA||State/Province:||Arizona (AZ)||City:||Chandler||Salary and Benefits:||$91,930 - $128,721||Post Date:||12/09/2013||
The City of Chandler seeks an experienced, knowledgeable and collaborative professional to manage and oversee the Engineering Division of the Transportation & Development Department.
The primary role of the City Engineer is to manage, direct, and coordinate the activities of the Engineering Division. Functions include implementation of the City’s capital improvements program, civil plan review & inspection, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) This position manages the overall projects, staff, financial objectives, and assists with the strategic analysis and planning for the department. This employee is designated City Engineer and provides engineering design, evaluation, and project management services.
The City of Chandler, Arizona, is a vibrant and diverse community of approximately 242,000, located in the southeastern section of the Phoenix Metropolitan area. Chandler was founded in 1912 and incorporated in 1920.
Chandler is a young, family oriented, diverse community with a median age of 31. Chandler has seven public and private golf courses with a multitude of other outdoor activities easily accessible to residents such as tennis, swimming, boating, hunting, fishing, skiing, hiking and biking.
Due to its ample, affordable land, convenient location along major trade routes, excellent infrastructure, and relatively low cost of living, Chandler has experienced fast-paced, yet planned, growth. Chandler is called the "Silicon Desert" because of its wide variety of high technology industries such as Intel and Microchip. The City has developed good relationships with the business community and Chamber of Commerce and has a very strong job base.
TRANSPORTATION & DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT
The Transportation & Development team is dedicated to professional excellence and outstanding customer service. Our commitment to our citizens is to provide sound land use planning strategies, responsible design development standards and high quality, cost effective infrastructure as well as ensuring safety and compliance to continue to preserve the quality of life in Chandler
Service, Commitment, Pride, Stewardship Building a strong foundation today for a healthy community tomorrow.
The ideal candidate will possess the experience, knowledge and ability to act as the City's highest level engineering authority. This position is responsible for: policy implementation, development of short- and long-range goals and objectives, the coordination of all engineering functions, overall project preparation, and the development and control of project schedules. In addition, the City Engineer assists in projecting a broad plan of public improvement and acts as advisor to the Transportation & Development leadership team on engineering matters.
While the City has established minimum qualifications for this position, the key selection criteria will be a demonstrated record of excellence in the required elements and proficiency levels of the position and may elect to accept substitutions for some of the required education or experience, depending upon the total professional background and credentials of individual candidates.
COMPENSATION & BENEFITS
The salary range for the City Engineer is $91,930 - $128,721. The starting salary will depend on the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. The City offers an attractive benefit package including affordable medical, dental and vision programs, wellness programs, retirement health savings, deferred compensation, vacation, sick leave, holidays, short term disability, group life and commuter insurance and an array of voluntary benefits. The City of Chandler participates in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS).
This position is designated as "unclassified" and will serve at the pleasure of the City Manager.
To be considered for this outstanding career opportunity, please apply on line at www.chandleraz.gov/hr/jobs by December 31, 2013. You may attach a resume which should reflect years of employment as well as size of staff and budgets you have managed.
The City of Chandler is committed to Equal Opportunity and Reasonable Accommodation