|Job Ref:||14-0325||Organization:||City of Longmont, Colorado||Job Category:||Engineering and Technology||Job Type:||Full Time||Country:||USA||State/Province:||Colorado (CO)||City:||Longmont||Salary and Benefits:||Hiring Range: $73,390-$88,000 + Benefits||Post Date:||06/18/2014||
POSITION: 14-0325 SENIOR CIVIL ENGINEER
Apply online at www.ci.longmont.co.us
Hiring Range: $73,390-$88,000
DEFINITION: Under the direction of an Engineering Administrator or a higher level manager supervise the work of an engineering function or technical area. Perform engineering work and project management involving the most complex, highly visible, or large-scale projects of the department with a focus on storm drainage and floodplain management.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES: Project management of the most complex, highly visible capital projects with a focus on flood mitigation and stream/greenway restoration. Recommend planning strategies based on existing and future needs; coordinating activities with the general public, other City departments, and outside agencies; and researching and developing project budgets. Serve as project engineer or project manager on major Capital Improvement, complex, and high profile projects, assuming responsibility for project quality, scheduling, project finances, and providing first-level supervision to project staff. Prepare appropriate development agreements and coordinate development project issues with applicants, Development Services Planning project managers, and provide direction to project staff. Supervise the development of designs, plans, specifications, construction scheduling, and estimates for the construction of public works and utilities projects. Supervise and direct engineering fieldwork on major projects. Build alliances, foster effective teamwork and build constructive relationships within and between individuals and other work groups.
WORKING ENVIRONMENT: The job is performed primarily in an office environment, but requires field visits and inspections. Field work may require use of personnel protective safety equipment and work near or in areas requiring compliance with special safety procedures. The job entails constant sitting, ability to read and understand detailed documents, blueprints, maps, and other printed materials; ability to use language and math, reason and solve problems, communicate clearly and concisely with co-workers and the public; ability to work under stress, manage multiple tasks concurrently, and handle frequent interruptions. The job requires working alone, as well as working closely with others.
QUALIFICATIONS:Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in Civil Engineering or a related field and a minimum of six years of professional engineering work experience in the area of design and construction of public works and utility projects. Special Qualifications: Registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Colorado is required. Seeking candidates with experience in floodplain mitigation and land acquisition. Selection process will include complete job description review, personal interview, criminal background check, and substance screening.
DEADLINE: THE POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. A CITY APPLICATION is required and must be received by the Human Resources Department, 350 Kimbark Street, Longmont, CO 80501. An on-line application process is available for this position on our website at www.ci.longmont.co.us. For more information call (303) 651-8609.