Job Posting: Project Engineer

Job Posting: Project Engineer

Project Engineer, City of Beaverton, Oregon

  • Salary  – $5,999.53 – $8,040.79 Monthly
  • Location – 12725 Millikan Way Beaverton, OR
  • Closing – 8/21/2017 4:30 PM Pacific
The Position
The Project Engineer I will perform a variety of engineering project management duties requiring expertise in the area of professional civil engineering and capital improvement projects, with a primary emphasis on water capital improvement projects. NOTE: This position is Open Until Filled; First Review Date August 21, 2017.
Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB

  • Design and/or manage engineering consultants to successfully deliver water capital improvement projects (new, rehabilitation of existing waterlines, pump stations and reservoirs)
  • May also design and manage street, storm, sanitary sewer, and other capital improvement projects administered by the Capital Projects Engineering group.
  • Perform professional civil engineering calculations and design work for various project components.
  • May perform primary review for city-permitted privately-funded public works projects prior to submittal for design reviews.
  • Ensure completeness and accuracy prior to the bidding process and construction contract execution.
  • Coordinate with other internal departments and exterior agencies during development review, permitting and with inspectors/field staff during construction
  • Conduct or coordinate field investigations, land survey and prepare reports; perform engineering designs, calculations, analysis and cost estimates.
  • Manage and supervise assigned engineering projects, which may consist of all types of infrastructure
  • Review inspection reports and project progress, including conformance with specifications and engineering standards required by local, county state and federal rules and laws.
  • Represent the city to the public, to other organizations or entities and in other situations as assigned.
  • Support and respect diversity in the workplace.
  • Other duties as assigned.
The Ideal Candidate

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS  

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or a related field
  • Five years of engineering experience with focus on capital improvement projects including two years of project management experience
  • Other combinations of education and experience which provides the applicant with the knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the job may be considered
  • Registration as a Professional Civil and/or Environmental Engineer in Oregon or the ability to attain the professional license within a year (for out of state applicants only)
  • Valid driver’s license and the ability to meet the city’s driving standards
  • Ability to pass reference and background check

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience with water capital improvement projects
Compensation
Salary Range: $5999.53 – $8040.79 per month

Starting salary will be determined depending on relevant work experience. The city pays the full retirement contribution to PERS; provides employees with an opportunity to participate in a deferred compensation retirement plan; tuition reimbursement program available; public service loan forgiveness program; and offers excellent health, dental, vision and life insurance coverage.