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Senior Civil Engineer - City of Forney, TX (ID: 329196)
|Title||Senior Civil Engineer|
|City / Organization||City of Forney, TX|
|Website||Click Here for the Position Listing|
JOB SUMMARY: Under general supervision of the City Engineer or Capital Projects Manager, the Senior Civil Engineer is responsible for the daily activities in the management and administration of the Engineering Department to include development plan review, capital improvement program and assistance in facilitating right of way maintenance projects.
SALARY: $83,000/yr to $123,000/yr DOQ
KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED BY THE POSITION
SUPERVISORY CONTROLS: The City Engineer or CIP Manager will assign work in terms of general instructions. The supervisor spot-checks completed work for compliance with procedures, accuracy, and the nature and propriety of the final results.
GUIDELINES: Guidelines include Supervisor instruction, city policies and procedures, construction codes for building, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and energy, current engineering design standards, applicable State and Federal Laws, and budget and procurement laws and policies. These guidelines require judgment, selection, and interpretation in application.
COMPLEXITY: The work consists of varied administrative and technical duties. The variety of projects and tasks to be managed contributes to the complexity of the work.
SCOPE AND EFFECT: The purpose of this position is to oversee the City’s Engineering department. Successful performance helps ensure the efficient construction of public facilities and improves overall service delivery to city residents and visitors.
PERSONAL CONTACTS: Contacts are typically with co‑workers, contractors, vendors, suppliers, other city employees, engineers, surveyors, consultants, utility companies and architects.
PURPOSE OF CONTACTS: Contacts are typically to give or exchange information, resolve problems, and provide services.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The work includes walking around construction sites. Climbing ladders and light lifting involved. Occasional heavy lifting and carrying. Must be able to operate assigned vehicle and equipment.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work includes being in a construction work-site environment; frequent exposure to environmental conditions and/or hazards. Portions of work performed outside or with exposure to risk.
SUPERVISORY AND MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBILITY: None.
Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or related field, and a minimum of five (5) years of experience as a Professional Engineer, one (1) year of which is in a lead or supervisory role; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM), preferred.
The City of Forney is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from eligible and qualified persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or physical disability.