SENIOR CIVIL ENGINEER

Planning/Engineer
Full-time
County of Santa Cruz Department of Public Works
2/24/2017
dpw114@santacruzcounty.us
(831) 454-2527

Salary: $8,682 - 11,604 / Month

LAST DATE TO APPLY: Friday, February 24, 2017

THE JOB: Under general direction, plan, direct, coordinate, schedule, review and evaluate the work of a section of the Public Works Department or Planning Department; review and analyze technical and engineering issues; and perform other duties as required. Incumbents supervise a staff of engineers, paraprofessional engineers, engineering aides, and other support staff. The current vacancies are in the Road Design Engineering and Flood Control Engineering divisions of the Department of Public Works. In the Road Design Engineering Division, incumbents perform the most difficult and complex engineering work or serve as the technical expert in reviewing and analyzing engineering issues connected with road design. Road Design Engineers are required to possess a valid certificate of registration as a Civil Engineer issued by the California Board of Registration for Professional Engineers; a valid certificate of registration as a Traffic Engineer issued by the California Board of Professional Engineers is desirable but not required. In the Flood Control Engineering Division, incumbents perform oversight of watershed management, flood control and modeling, and permit processing for flood control improvement projects; a valid certificate of registration as a Civil Engineer is not required but is desirable. The list established from this recruitment will be used to fill current and future vacancies during the life of the eligible list.

THE REQUIREMENTS: Any combination of education and experience that would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying, unless otherwise specified. A typical way to obtain these would be to have equivalent to graduation from an accredited college with a major in civil, traffic, environmental, or sanitary engineering; or biological, chemical, physical or soil science; or a related field; AND five (5) years of increasingly responsible engineering experience that demonstrates possession and application of the knowledge and abilities listed below. A Master's Degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related field may be substituted for one year of the required engineering experience.

Special Requirements:  

·   Certificate: For some positions, possession of a valid certificate of registration as a Civil Engineer issued by the California Board of Registration for Professional Engineers. (For Traffic Engineering assignments: In addition to registration as a Civil Engineer, possession of a valid certificate of registration as a Traffic Engineer issued by the California Board of Registration for Professional Engineers is desirable.)

·   License: Possession of a valid California Class C Driver License (upon hire.)

·   Availability to work irregular hours, including responding to twenty-four hour emergency calls.

 

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