Principal Engineer

Planning/Engineer
Full-time
City of Hemet
3/15/2018
hrstaff@cityofhemet.org
951-765-2315

The City of Hemet is seeking an innovative, collaborative professional committed to customer service best practices. The ideal candidate must possess a high level of experience overseeing complex infrastructure and subdivision projects. The incumbent will have experience managing the work of a team, will promote a positive and productive work environment, and will demonstrate effective leadership in challenging environments.
 

Salary Range: $91,020.00 - $116,172.00 Annually

THE POSITION: 
Under limited supervision, the Principal Engineer will manage the design and construction of the City's Capital Improvement Projects and provide engineering support to City projects.

Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

THE SELECTED CANDIDATE FOR THIS POSITION WILL:
Manage and monitor the design and preparation of construction plans and specifications; supervise, monitor and participate in Capital Improvement Project management; review design and preparation of plans, specifications and engineering data.
 
Coordinate design and construction projects with other city departments, agencies and citizens; supervise and administer public works construction projects; oversee professional services construction contracts; coordinate, evaluate and monitor construction activities by contractors and professional services from consulting firms.
 
Manage and monitor capital improvement budgets; assist in the preparation of grant funding requests; prepare recurring and ad hoc reports on construction projects and contracts; work with staff to communicate, discuss and achieve objectives regarding current projects.
 
Participate in recruitment and hiring; schedule, assign, monitor and evaluate work of staff; provide for and/or conduct staff development; establish work methods and standards; initiate corrective and/or disciplinary action and respond to grievances and complaints accordingly.

 

THE SELECTED CANDIDATE FOR THIS POSITION MUST HAVE: 
Knowledge of modern civil engineering principles and practices; capital improvement project management; construction design, plans and specifications; contract administration; supervision principles and practices.

Skill in preparing complex technical engineering analyses and reports; supervising, motivating and evaluating staff; monitoring and administering construction projects; communicating effectively both orally and in writing; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with other City employees and the public.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS/LICENSE OR CERTIFICATES REQUIRED:
Education and/or Experience: 

Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or a related field and five (5) years of progressively responsible civil engineering experience with a focus on municipal construction/design and project management, including two (2) years of supervisory experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

CERTIFICATION/LICENSE AND/OR OTHER SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid and appropriate California driver's license and maintain a satisfactory driving record.
State of California Registered Civil Engineer
Required Attachment Materials:
  • State of California Registered Civil Engineer license 

 

TO APPLY VISIT: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cityofhemet

 

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