Pay Range: $34.80 to $48.73 per hour DOE/Q plus benefits
Annual Salary Range: $72,384.00 to $101,358.00
FLSA Status: Exempt (not eligible for overtime)
Would you like to work, live and play in the beautiful City of Prescott? Located in Yavapai County, the City draws visitors from all over the world to enjoy the unique setting, old-west history and enjoyable climate. Throughout the year Prescott offers a variety of events and activities. Experience the many faces of Prescott and find why Prescott is considered one of the top emerging metropolitan cities in Arizona.
City of Prescott Department of Public Works is seeking an experienced, knowledgeable and collaborative licensed professional engineer to assist with the design and review of both City and private development projects, with an emphasis on utilities. The ideal candidate should possess a strong commitment to customer service and teamwork and the ability to work independently to develop, guide and monitor engineering projects. The ideal candidate will ensure technical competence and compliance with all current codes and criteria; interpreting and carrying out programs and objectives; may serve as Project Manager and may have supervisory duties.
Reviews, processes and approves private development engineering plans, reports, model outputs and any other information related to City owned utilities to ensure compliance with applicable City, County, State and Federal codes and guidelines.
Coordinate with Capital Project Managers and City Inspectors to resolve problems during construction that require the expertise of a Professional Engineer.
Provide Cadd designs for water, sewer and other engineering improvements.
Coordinate and/or resolve questions and concerns from the public and represents the City at internal and external meetings involving utilities and other infrastructure, all while working in a self-motivated manner.
Lead small in-house design projects
Coordinate, and attend public meetings for Capital Improvement Projects.
Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge and Skills:
Knowledge of Arizona Department of Environmental Quality, Arizona Administrative Code, and Arizona Department of Water Resources provisions, codes, policies and procedures as they relate to the planning, design, construction, and approval of public water and sewer systems . is desirable.
Knowledge of Maricopa Area Government details and standards associated with the design of public water and sewer systems and other infrastructure.
Knowledge of water and sewer computer software simulation programs, including database development, maintenance, and utilization is highly desirable.
Knowledge of methods and techniques of cost estimation, planning, budgeting, design consultant procurement and contract administration, construction inspection and project management and review/approval of consultant and contractor pay estimates for public works projects is desirable.
Knowledge of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and integration of GIS and water/sewer hydraulic modeling software databases and computer aided drafting programs is highly desirable.
Physical and Visual Ability: sufficient to effectively and safely perform required duties and to safely operate required equipment and City vehicles as needed.
Hearing and Speaking Ability: sufficient to clearly, concisely and effectively communicate in person and over the telephone and e-mail.
MAJOR BENEFITS FOR FULL-TIME REGULAR EMPLOYEES: Paid time off; ten paid holidays; employee and/or family health and life insurance; short term and long term disability; Arizona State Retirement and Social Security contributions; other optional benefits such as deferred compensation plans and additional life insurance. PROBATION: Each employee must satisfactorily serve an established probationary period. NOTE: When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an “otherwise qualified applicant” with a disability to participate in any phase of the selection process
Education and Experience: Must have a bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering or related field and registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Arizona is highly desirable. Must possess a valid Arizona driver’s license or obtain within 30 days of employment. Six (6) years of civil engineering practice, including three (3) years in the design of water, sewer, roadway, and drainage with a solid understanding and proficiency of AutoCad Civil 3D. Any equivalent combination of education, experience and training which provides the knowledge and abilities necessary to perform the essential functions of the position.
Nestled at an elevation of 5,200' feet above sea level amongst the largest stand of ponderosa pine forests in the U.S., Prescott's perfect weather provides an average temperature of 70 degrees, with four beautiful and distinct seasons, and breathtaking landscapes complete with granite mountains, lakes, streams, and rolling meadows filled with wildlife.Here you'll find many things to do including h...orseback riding, golfing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, camping, mountain biking, local breweries, restaurants, shopping, and a hometown feel that keep our visitors, young and old, coming back year after year.Once the territorial capital of the state, Prescott is rich with history embodied in its world famous Whiskey Row and abundant historical landmarks. Whether you're seeking to relax in a natural environment filled with beauty and wildlife, or the history of Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday, and cowboy forays in the most famous saloons of the Old West, check out the True West and Real Adventure.