To assist the Assistant Director of Public Works or designee in engineering functions such as plan review and project management for development and/or capital projects.
Work involves ensuring technical competence, intent and compliance with all current codes and criteria; serving as a Project Manager as needed; planning, designing, and directing construction and maintenance of structures and facilities, such as roads, bridges, channels, dams, pipelines, water and sewage systems, waste disposal units, public buildings, private development, and parks. Responsibilities will involve reviewing engineering plans for private and public development projects, working with developers, contractors, and consulting engineers as well as coordination with various state and local agencies. This position also reviews development plans including site plans, zoning requests, subdivision plats, etc for conformance to engineering design standards in both the City and extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ).
The City Engineer must have the ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing with employees, departments, consultants, developers, other governmental agency representatives, city officials and the general public. Work includes, but not limited to, the ability to conduct necessary engineering research and knowledge of the principles of organization, planning, development, and implementation of responsibilities as they relate to the activities of this position.