Serves as Public Works Engineer. Performs public works functions related to traffic operations, development review, capital improvements and street and drainage operation and maintenance.
Reviews, evaluates, and assists the traffic operations section. Reviews construction, subdivision, and site plans for compliance with the City's standards and with current and long range traffic, drainage, and transportation plans.
Coordinates and assists with current and long-range Public Works planning.
Schedules and oversees field inspections for traffic, street and drainage operations and infrastructure construction. Coordinates with infrastructure inspectors. Conducts pre-construction conferences. .
Serves as project coordinator and as the point of contact for the applicant and both internal & external customers. Manages projects.
Prepares Development Review Committee memos and other staff reports.
Provides notifications and makes presentations to Boards, Commissions, and City Council.
Ensures that both internal and external deadlines are met.
Maintains current case files, project status reports, copies of memos/notes, and file closure; maintains a project tracking system of active projects and all other required documents necessary for project management.
Ensures that risk management occurs; facilitates resolution of issues and applicant concerns; assures all applicable Federal, State, and Local requirements are met.
Meets with developers, consultants, contractors and operational staff to review service requests, development and construction progress, specifications, construction drawings, etc.
Meets with various department personnel and the general public to respond to inquiries. Public Works
Attends pre-construction and project coordination meetings.
Assists with training as directed.
Performs other duties as assigned or required.
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook etc.)
Internet browser, email – desktop and portable devices, iPad
Level, transit, city vehicle, GPS equipment, computer, radio, hand held tools
Calculators, plotters, Copiers, Scanners
Traffic modeling software and various other engineering software, preferred
Civil engineering analysis of traffic, drainage, and street design.
Reading engineering plans, specifications, standard details, regulations, plats and engineering reports.
Writing staff reports, review memos, letters, and city regulations.
Providing excellent customer service through telephone, e-mail, and face-to-face interactions.
Coordinating multiple tasks, obligations, and deadlines.
Meeting deadlines and following up on action items.
Using of various office machines: computer, mobile devices, fax machine, multi-line phones, printers/copiers/scanners/plotters, etc.
Safely operating a motor vehicle in construction environments.
Reading contract documents, construction drawings, and specifications.
Performing basic mathematics – algebra and geometry.
Interpreting policies and procedures.
Understanding city ordinances, policies, procedures, OHSA regulations.
Traffic, streets, and drainage construction methods.
Operating in both team environments and individually.
Effective communication with a wide range of customers.
Public Works Engineer- P.E. –Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Civil Engineering. Five years of full-time experience in Public Works operations and/or development with experience in water system modeling.
Public Works Engineer –E.I.T. -Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Civil Engineering. Two years of full-time experience in Public Works operations and/or development with experience in traffic operations and engineering
•Employment is contingent on passing post-offer, pre-employment drug testing and criminal background investigations
Additional Salary Information: Pay will be determined based on qualifications and license held
Georgetwon is the northern most gateway to the gently rolling hills of Central Texas. While Georgetown offers the amenities and charm of a small community, it is strategically located in the middle of the four major metropolitan areas of Austin, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio. The City of Georgetown is a Home Rule Charter City and operates under the Council-Manager form of government. The mayo...r and seven council members are elected from singler-member districts. Georgetown is a full service City with a total of 471 full time employees. The Transportation Division is a new division adopted into the City's 2008 fiscal year budget.