The Civil/Mechanical Engineer position is responsible for performing engineering analyses and design relating to water, wastewater, and stormwater drainage treatment, pumping, and conveyance systems. The duties require the development of technical analyses including technical memoranda, technical reports, feasibility studies, preliminary engineering design, and final design (including the preparation construction plans, specifications, and cost estimates). Bid and Construction phase support is also required, including evaluation of construction bids, responding to contractor Requests for Information (RFIs), reviewing submittals, and evaluating construction change proposals. The position takes direction from a Senior or Associate Engineer.
What you’ll be doing
Gathering and reviewing background data for the design and implementation of projects
Performing feasibility-level alternatives analyses and evaluations
Preparing condition assessments for existing facilities
Authoring technical memoranda and reports
Developing plans, specifications, and estimates for public infrastructure projects
Providing engineering services during construction, including review of contractor submittals, responding to RFI’s, providing design clarifications, etc.
Other duties as assigned
Things you should know about
May oversee the work of junior level engineer staff and GIS/CAD Technicians.
Project-Level Fiscal Responsibility
2-5 years of experience performing the essential duties listed above
Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Mechanical Engineering required
What it takes
Demonstrated knowledge of Civil or Mechanical Engineering principles, practices, and methods of design, construction, and maintenance for hydraulic structures including pump stations, intakes, trash screening systems, piping, and appurtenances facilities.
Excellent skills relating to writing and oral communication.
Ability to make sound decisions regarding complex engineering problems.
Working knowledge of personal computers, computer aided drafting, word processing, project scheduling, and spreadsheets.
EIT or P.E. Licensure in Civil Engineering preferred