Under direction, performs responsible professional civil engineering work in preparing, reviewing, and/or supervising the preparation of studies, designs, plans, specifications, estimates and reports relating to the design, construction, testing, operation and maintenance of a wide variety of municipal and harbor engineering or building projects;
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Under direction, performs responsible professional civil engineering work in preparing, reviewing, and/or supervising the preparation of studies, designs, plans, specifications, estimates and reports relating to the design, construction, testing, operation and maintenance of a wide variety of municipal, airport and harbor engineering or building projects; receives assignments in general terms which outline the type and general characteristics of the projects; decides on the procedure and performs or reviews preliminary and final design work relating to civil engineering projects or building projects including structural design, code compliance, obtaining permits, assigning to subordinate engineers the development of plans, specifications, designs, and detailed drawings of the various components of projects; performs and/or directs field engineering activities in connection with the construction, maintenance and operation of a wide variety of engineering projects; communicates findings and recommendations both orally and in writing to both professional and lay persons; may utilize computer-aided drafting and design equipment; may act as a project manager including procuremeny, negotiating, budgeting, scheduling, interfacing with regulatory agencies and other stakeholders, and monitoring and evaluating the work of consultants performing engineering work for the City; may administer construction contracts, including analyzing and negotiating contract changes; evaluating claims and reviewing and processing progress payments; and performs other related duties as required.
REQUIREMENTS TO FILE:
*Proof of required documents must be uploaded to the online application or included with a paper application at time of filing.
- Registration as a professional Civil Engineer in the State of California (proof required)*;
- Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing ;
- Ability to work occasional evenings and overtime as needed;
- A valid motor vehicle operator’s license and a current DMV driving record must be submitted to the hiring department at the time of selection interview. ·
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Experience in any of the following areas: public agency, supervision, airport, land and building development, port/maritime, project or construction management; environmental remediation/planning, sustainable infrastructure development (LEED, Envision, CEEQUAL, GreenRoads), and/or water/wastewater engineering and development; w orking knowledge of AutoCAD software (Autodesk/Bentley), GIS software (ESRI); scheduling software (MicroSoft Project, Primavera), and other related engineering and project management software; certification(s) in any of the related areas stated above.
SELECTION PROCEDURE: This examination will be conducted using the continuous, non-competitive procedure. All applicants meeting the requirements to file will be placed on the eligible list with those receiving Veteran's Credit first, and then in the order in which applicaitons were filed. Eligible lists will be established periodically.
If you have not received notification by June 14, 2013, please contact the Civil Service Department at (562) 570-6202.
This information is available in an alternative format by request to (562) 570-6202.
An Equal Opportunity Employer.
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