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Senior Civil Engineer

Company: County of Sonoma
Location: Santa Rosa
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Job Description:

Senior Civil Engineer Salary $108,822.44 - $132,281.67 Annually

Location Santa Rosa, CA

Job Type Full-Time

Department Transportation & Public Works (TPW)

Job Number -O

Closing

2/13/:59 PM Pacific

Build your civil engineering career with the County of Sonoma!
Starting salary up to $63.38/hour ($132,281/year), a cash allowance of $400/month, and a competitive total compensation package!*
Join Transportation & Public Works (TPW)

In TPW, Senior Civil Engineers are exposed to a myriad of civil engineering projects, which include bridge and road construction, traffic engineering, and hydrology. To effectively oversee this body of work, the ideal candidate must be licensed by the State of California as a Professional Engineer and have:

  • Multiple years of public agency related professional engineering experience
  • Strong leadership skills and the proven ability to communicate well with others
  • Experience working with CalTrans Local Assistance and/or Federal funding sources
  • The ability to coordinate and review all work necessary to plan for, design, and accomplish the construction of complex, multi-million dollar projects Take the next step, expand your engineering career with the County of Sonoma
    As a Senior Civil Engineer, you will monitor the progress of engineering/construction projects, ensure that they are compliant with applicable State and Federal requirements, and review the work of professional engineering staff assigned to either the Bridge, Construction, or Design Sections of TPW's Roads Division. Additionally, you will plan, prioritize, and schedule the work of subordinate professional and technical staff, and:
    • Conduct performance evaluations, and recommend in-service/on-the-job trainings
    • Supervise, and participate in, the preparation of engineering calculations for construction projects/master-plans and quantities/materials cost estimates
    • Direct the preparation of official reports for department management and government agencies use
    • Represent the department before official bodies, government agencies, and the general public
    • Develop procedures for the administration of section activities
    • Prepare the Section's budget and confer with management regarding Division budget figures
    • Investigate and respond to inquiries and complaints from the public What We Offer

      When you join TPW, you become part of a challenging and rewarding work environment where you gain the satisfaction of knowing you are working to better your community. You can also look forward to excellent benefits* including:
      • An annual Staff Development/Wellness Benefit allowance up to $950 and ongoing education/training opportunities
      • Competitive vacation and sick leave accruals, 12 paid holidays, and an additional 8 floating holiday hours per year
      • Significant portion of health care premiums paid by the County and access to several health plan options
      • County contribution to a Health Reimbursement Arrangement to help fund post-retirement employee health insurance/benefits
      • Retirement fully integrated with Social Security
      • May be eligible for up to 8 weeks (320 hours) of Paid Parental Leave after 12 months of County employment
      • Eligibility for a salary increase after 1,040 hours (6 months when working full-time) for good work performance; eligibility for a salary increase for good performance every year thereafter, until reaching the top of the salary range *Salary is negotiable within the established range. Benefits described herein do not represent a contract and may be changed without notice. Additional information can found in the Western Counsel of Engineers Memorandum Of Understanding (WCE MOU) .

        This employment list may also be used to fill future full-time, part-time, or extra-help (temporary) positions as they occur during the active status of the list. County employees who wish to be considered for future positions should consider applying to this recruitment. The Civil Service title of this position is Senior Engineer.

        APPLICATION SUBMISSIONS REQUIRE THE SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE BE COMPLETED.

        Minimum Qualifications
        License: Possession of a valid driver's license at the appropriate level including necessary special endorsements, as required by the State of California, may be required to perform the essential job functions of the position. Possession of a valid license as a professional Civil, Traffic, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineer issued by the State of California Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors depending upon assignment.

        Experience: Four years of full-time, professional engineering experience, including at least one year at the level of licensed professional Engineer.

        Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
        Thorough knowledge of: the principles, practices and techniques of civil engineering, traffic engineering, electrical engineering, or mechanical engineering depending upon assignment; statistics and advance mathematics including algebra and analytic geometry; topographic and construction surveying, stress analysis, analytical mechanics and the strength, properties and uses of construction materials; the legal requirements concerning the design, construction and inspection methodology necessary for major construction projects; common methods and equipment utilized in engineering construction and of inspection methods used in reviewing such work; real property descriptions; civil engineering design and drafting methods and equipment; the principles, practices and techniques of supervision and training.

        Knowledge of: budget procedures and contract laws; accepted safety practices relating to public works projects.

        Ability to: successfully complete complex and technical engineering assignments; effectively supervise and direct the work of subordinate professional and technical staff; prepare designs and make accurate drawings and maps; make accurate mathematical calculations and neat and accurate field notes; apply principles of logic and scientific reasoning co develop and evaluate alternative courses of action and determine appropriate solutions; read, understand and interpret complex technical and legal documents, maps, technical drawings and plans; listen attentively and participate in negotiations by providing required data and information; adjust workload changes and work under stress to meet deadlines; develop and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of representatives from governmental and private agencies, construction and consultant contractors, coworkers and the public; make presentations before public bodies and county groups; write clearly and concisely in order to prepare technical reports, correspondence, and maintain records and to direct the preparation of comprehensive reports.

        Selection Procedure & Some Helpful Tips When Applying
        • Your application information and your responses to the supplemental questions are evaluated and taken into consideration throughout the entire selection process.
        • You should list all employers and positions held within the last ten years in the work history section of your application and should be as thorough as possible when responding to the supplemental questions.
        • You may include history beyond ten years if related to the position for which you are applying. If you held multiple positions with one employer, list out each position separately.
        • Failure to follow these instructions may impact your competitiveness in this process or may result in disqualification. Please visit Getting-a-Job with the County of Sonoma to review more detailed information about the hiring process, including the application process, examination steps, and department selection process.
          APPLICATION SUBMISSIONS REQUIRE THE SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE BE COMPLETED.

          Responses to supplemental questions may be scored using position-specific criteria. Please provide specific and detailed responses of a reasonable length to allow for thorough assessment of your qualifications. Responses which state "See Resume" or "See Application" may be considered insufficient and therefore may not be scored.

          The selection procedure will consist of the following examination:

          An Application & Supplemental Questionnaire Appraisal Examination (weight 100%) will be conducted to evaluate each applicant's application and supplemental questionnaire for satisfaction of minimum qualifications (pass/not pass); and for educational coursework, training, experience, knowledge, and abilities which relate to this position. Each applicant will be evaluated based on the following criteria:
          • Relevance of work history, related experience, and achieved level of education and/or training as described in the application and responses to the supplemental questions. Candidates demonstrating possession of the minimum qualifications will be placed on an employment list in order of most qualified to least qualified based on the achieved score received in the Application & Supplemental Questionnaire Appraisal Examination. Scores may be adjusted based on such factors as number of candidates, anticipated vacancies, past practice, and natural breaks in the scores achieved by this group of candidates.

            ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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