Engineer - Assistant

Placer County
Until Filled

The Department of Public Works Environmental Engineering Division is hiring a journey level Assistant Engineer located in Auburn, CA. The Assistant Engineer's main role is to perform routine engineering tasks. The candidate would be responsible for assisting in managing capital improvements projects to the County’s sewer lift stations, sewer collection system infrastructure, solid waste transfer stations/material recovery facilities, and closed landfill sites. The candidate would be responsible for assisting with managing consultant and construction contracts, conceptualizing, budgeting, designing, planning, and permitting capital improvements projects and ensure they all meet regulatory compliance, as well as County codes and standards. The ideal candidate will have experience with facilitating competitive bids for design and construction projects. The ideal candidate will also demonstrate a strong willingness and affinity to maintaining working relationship with coworkers, regulators, contractors, consultants and the public. 

The eligible list created by this recruitment may be used to fill future vacancies as they arise in the Department of Public Works and the Community Development Resource Agency (CDRA). All interested applicants are encouraged to apply at this time.

This recruitment is open until filled. The first screening deadline is August 27, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.  Applications received after the deadline will then be screened on a bi-weekly basis.

Placer County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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