Engineering Coordinator

$82,499 - $108,563 yearly
  • City of Hillsboro
  • 150 East Main Street, Hillsboro, OR, USA
  • May 08, 2023
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Salary Range:  $82,499 - $108,563  annually
Placement on range based on relevant experience presented in application materials
Full-time, exempt position plus full benefits package.
This position is open until filled. First review of applications on May 29th,  2023.

About This Opportunity
The City of Hillsboro Water Department is seeking an Engineering Coordinator to join their dynamic, collaborative team. The Hillsboro Water Department operates at a metropolitan scale from a suburban environment, with responsibilities for local water distribution as well as for regional water supply, providing drinking water supply to nearly 400,000 people. The Water Department is working on a $520 million 10-year capital improvement program. Come join a high functioning, enthusiastic team in Development Services of the Water Department 
General Statement of Duties

  • Supervise the Cross Connection and Franchise review team
  • Perform land use and construction plan review while consistently applying the City's Design & Construction Standards.
  • Attend pre-application meetings as the Water Department representative.
  • Mentor subordinate staff for professional growth.
  • Support other Sections, Workgroups & Departments as appropriate or as directed.
  • Maintain positive and effective customer service principles. 

Current/ Upcoming Projects

  • Support the Development Services Manager in representing the Water Department & City of Hillsboro to the development community
  • Development of the North Hillsboro Industrial zone & South Hillsboro residential community. 

Successful Candidates Will Be
 Knowledgeable in the following areas:

  • Reading and interpreting construction drawings; Interpretation of construction specifications;
  • Plan review principles and practices
  • Understanding of the City’s Design & Construction Standards and how to apply them;
  • Interpreting and applying applicable laws, codes, regulations, and standards
  • Current construction practices and technology; Current safety protocols; Review of submittals; 
  • Utility construction & design;
  • Projectdox, Accela Automation & GIS mapping systems software;
  • Maintaining systems and database records 
  • State of Oregon Cross Connection requirements.
  • Experience leading and supervising a team, mentoring staff to develop their professional experience and knowledge, and establishing and enforcing consistent, standard practices.
  • Desire for continual self, and organizational improvement.
  • Desire to work in a team environment.

Acceptable Experience and Training
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Public Administration, Project Management or a closely related field and 2 years of experience in assigned area of responsibility, including 1 year of lead or supervisory experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.

Hiring a workforce that reflects the diverse community we serve is essential to delivering exceptional City services and programs. The City of Hillsboro is committed to creating and supporting an inclusive and welcoming environment for all employees to thrive. We value, respect, and empower employees as unique individuals with authentic voices and diverse ideas.