Associate Civil Engineer | City of Reno (EXP:UNR)

ASSOCIATE CIVIL ENGINEER | CITY OF RENO

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
The City of Reno is searching for two Associate Civil Engineers; one position is available in the Community Development Department and another is available in the Public Works Department. Under general supervision, the Associate Civil Engineer performs a variety of difficult and complex professional and civil engineering functions involved in the design, construction, and investigation of capital improvement and new development projects; reviews plans, designs, and specifications and recommends changes for compliance; and responds to questions and inquiries from the general public, property owners, developers, architects, surveyors, contractors, and city staff regarding engineering and development projects. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Coordinating the work of various outside professionals to achieve desired project outcomes and negotiating with consultants in the planning, design, construction, and inspection of projects
  • Designing and preparing contract specifications for construction of various public works and capital improvement projects; researching design requirements, performing complex engineering calculations, and analyzing material and design data; and preparing estimates of time and material costs
  • Creating master plans for capital improvement and new development projects including planning, research, funding, and assembling professional teams
  • Preparing a variety of difficult and complex engineering reports, studies, and technical documentation and utilizing specialized engineering applications, databases, programs, and graphics
  • Conducting technical reviews of plans and reports for projects affecting city streets, sewers, drains, and related public works facilities for adequacy and conformance with applicable municipal codes and regulations and recording maps with county recorder
  • Coordinating the review and processing of plans with other staff and agencies to ensure timeliness and completeness and assigning tasks to subordinate staff members

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BS from accredited college or university with major course work in Civil Engineering or a related field
  • Two years of increasingly responsible professional engineering experience at a level comparable to a Project Coordinator (formerly Assistant Civil Engineer) with the City of Reno
  • Possession of registration as a Professional Engineer and the ability to obtain reciprocity in the State of Nevada within six months of hire
  • Perform variety of difficult and complex professional civil engineering functions
  • Operations, services, and activities of a municipal engineering design and construction program
  • Interpret, explain, and enforce department policies and procedures
  • Modern and complex principles and practices of civil engineering
  • Coordinate the work of various outside professionals to achieve desired project results
  • Modern and complex principles and practices of traffic engineering

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Associate Civil Engineer – City of Reno (EXP)

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should submit a complete application and supplemental questionnaire online at www.reno.gov/jobs.