Government, Regulatory and Code, Quality Engineering
This is a professional administrative position responsible for the oversight of all Capital Improvement Project (CIP) engineering activities of the City including managing City right-of-way and the design, preparation and specification of plans; as well as the oversight of construction and maintenance work on CIP projects. This position will work cross departmentally with Private Development to define engineering standards. The City Engineer is responsible for all aspects of organizational management of the Engineering Division which includes Engineering Professionals and Technicians.
Hiring range for the position is $80,000 - $98,000 annually (DOQ).
Project Management. Supports Project Engineers by providing oversight of the development of plans, designs and specifications for City engineering projects.
Engineering Standards. Develops, guides and enforces City engineering standards in accordance with industry best practices. Works cross departmentally with Private Development to ensure City standards are consistent.
Operational Effectiveness. Monitors and evaluates the effectiveness and efficiency of division programs.
Management/Leadership. Coaches, leads, motivates and develops personnel in the Engineering Division. Represents the Engineering Division to all internal and external stakeholders.
Budgeting and Financial Management. Supervises the development and administration of the divisions' annual budget. Manages large projects approved by the City Council. Ensures application is made for grants relevant to Engineering activities of the City. When awarded, ensures the proper administration of grant funds.
Community Involvement. Meets and interacts frequently with the general public, elected officials, civic groups and other governmental agencies by advising or providing technical assistance on engineering matters.
Bachelor's Degree with course work in engineering, surveying, applied science or a closely related field; Master's Degree preferred
A minimum of five (5) years' experience in administration and engineering work including the inspection of public works projects
A minimum of three (3) years' experience in the supervision and direction of staff
Professional Engineer in the State of Kansas or the ability to obtain within 6 months of hire
A valid drivers license with an acceptable driving record.
Successful completion of a background investigation.
Successful completion of post offer physical and drug screen.
If reasonable accommodation is necessary to apply or further information is needed, please contact Human Resources, Shawnee City Hall, 11110 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, KS 66203.?