POSITION TITLE: Project Engineer DEPARTMENT: Engineering
POSITION CODE: 32-100 FLSA STATUS: Exempt
EMPLOYEE CLASS: M-C
POSITION REPORTS TO: City Engineer and Director of Engineering
POSITIONS SUPERVISED: None. BLS COMPARABLE: 17-2051, Civil Engineers
Leadership: Provides co-worker leadership to others through motivation, team building,
and providing feedback.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
POSITION PURPOSE: To provide quality of life for Enid residents through the design and plan development of municipal improvement projects, construction management, and contract administration and geographic information systems.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES:
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s of Science degree in Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering from a four year accredited institution; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
5-7 years of progressive experience preferred.
Civil Engineering degree preferred.
CERTIFICATES/LICENSES: Continuing education and professional training required.
Successfully completed Fundamentals of Engineering (EIT) preferred.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE: Engineering & Technology – Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and design of infrastructure projects and public services.
Design – Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in the production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
Building & Construction – Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repairs of public improvements.
Mathematics- Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts applicable to the engineering field.
Computer- Proficient personal computer skills including electronic mail, record-keeping, routine database activity to include development of spreadsheets, formulas, record tracking applications, word processing, graphics, etc. Knowledge of AutoCad software.
Specialized- Understanding of public land system and legal principles applied thereto. Knowledge of legal requirements for federally funded projects and ADA regulations. Knowledge of or interest in road and street design and construction standards and techniques.
SKILLS/ABILITIES: Ability to use AutoCad drawing software.
Handle multiple projects simultaneously.
Prioritize, organize, and delegate assignments.
Accurate and attentive to detail.
Excellent communications and public relations abilities.
Strong typing and computer application skills.
Ability to assist and support others.
Able to operate telephone, PC, copier, and other basic business machines.
FINGER DEXTERITY: Manual dexterity sufficient to work with the fingers.
VISUAL ABILITIES: Normal vision, with or without corrective lenses.
PHYSICAL STRENGTH: Exerts up to 10 lbs. of force occasionally. (Almost all office jobs.) Sedentary physical activity performing non-strenuous daily activities of an administrative nature.
LANGUAGE/COMPREHENSION: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from department supervisors or members of the business community. Ability to effectively present information to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors.
REASONING ABILITY: Ability to apply principles of logical or scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems. Ability to deal with nonverbal symbolism (formulas, scientific equations, graphs, etc.) in its most difficult phases. Ability to deal with a variety of abstract and concrete variables.
MATHEMATICS ABILITY: Ability to comprehend and apply principles of advanced calculus, modern algebra, and advanced statistical theory. Ability to work with concepts such as limits, rings, quadratic and differential equations, and proofs of theorems.
WORK SCHEDULE/HOURS: Regular – 8 hour shift, typically 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.
Occasional attendance at after-hours public meetings and conferences.
Other - Salaried position requiring attendance at meetings after hours and the ability to respond personally or by phone to address problems that may develop after normal work hours.
WORK CONDITIONS: Well-lighted, heated and/or air-conditioned indoor office setting with adequate ventilation. Occasional outdoor setting with exposure to weather conditions.
Noise level: Moderate noise (examples: business office with computers and printers, light traffic).
Other work conditions: None.
6-8 years related experience.
9+ years related experience.
Additional coursework towards Master’s Degree in related field.
Master’s Degree in related field.
Ability to fill in for other Project Engineers for a short period.
Ability to fill in for Project Engineer for an extended period.
Ability to fill in for the Deputy Director for a short period.
Advanced knowledge of related principles.
Expert knowledge of operating procedures beyond engineering design
Engineering discipline certification or training.
Advanced computer aided drafting.
Expert computer aided drafting.
Membership in professional organization.
Membership in community organization or committee.
Valid CPR Certification.
Advanced knowledge of safety.
Licensed Professional Engineer.
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In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, it is possible that requirements may be modified to reasonably accommodate disabled individuals. However, no accommodations will be made which may pose serious health or safety risks to the employee or others or which impose undue hardships on the organization.
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