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Staff Engineer (Public Works)

Category: Other
Description:
PERFORMS INTERMEDIATE PROFESSIONAL WORK DESIGNING CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS AND CONDUCTING SPECIAL ENGINEERING STUDIES; DOES RELATED WORK AS REQUIRED. WORK IS PERFORMED UNDER REGULAR SUPERVISION. CONDUCTING RESEARCH; INSPECTING CONSTRUCTION SITES; DESIGNING PLANS AND DRAFTING SPECIFICATIONS; REVIEWING AND COMMENTING ON SUBMITTED PLANS. (THE FOLLOWING TASKS ARE INTENDED ONLY AS ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE VARIOUS TYPES OF WORK PERFORMED. THE OMISSION OF SPECIFIC DUTIES DOES NOT EXCLUDE THEM FROM THE POSITION IF THE WORK IS SIMILAR, RELATED, OR A LOGICAL ASSIGNMENT TO THE POSITION.) RESEARCHES PROJECTS, STUDIES PREVIOUS WORK DONE BY OTHERS, SUGGESTS SOLUTION. DESIGNS DRAINAGE AND ROADWAY PROJECTS. REVIEWS PLANS FOR PROPOSED PROJECTS TO ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH DESIGN STANDARDS AND GOOD DESIGN PRACTICE. ASSISTS OTHER DEPARTMENTS WITH ENGINEERING PROBLEMS. INSPECTS AND REPORTS ON WORK OF OUTSIDE CONTRACTORS. PERFORMS RELATED TASKS AS REQUIRED. THOROUGH KNOWLEDGE OF THE THEORY, PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AS RELATED TO THE PREPARATION OF PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS; THOROUGH KNOWLEDGE OF MODERN METHODS AND TECHNIQUES AS APPLIED TO THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE OF PUBLIC WORKS PROJECTS; SKILL IN THE USE OF CIVIL ENGINEERING INSTRUMENTS AND EQUIPMENT; ABILITY TO CLIMB IN AND AROUND EXCAVATIONS FOR INSPECTION PURPOSES; ABILITY TO PREPARE TECHNICAL REPORTS IN CONNECTION WITH PUBLIC WORKS PROJECTS; ABILITY TO ESTABLISH AND MAINTAIN EFFECTIVE WORKING RELATIONSHIPS WITH CITY OFFICIALS, ASSOCIATES, CONTRACTORS AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC; ABILITY TO COMMUNICATE IDEAS EFFECTIVELY, BOTH ORALLY AND IN WRITING. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: ANY COMBINATION OF EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE EQUIVALENT TO GRADUATION FROM AN ACCREDITED COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY WITH MAJOR WORK IN CIVIL ENGINEERING OR RELATED FIELD AND SOME ENGINEERING DESIGN EXPERIENCE. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: POSSESSION OF AN APPROPRIATE DRIVER'S LICENSE VALID IN THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA. DESIGNATION AS AN EI OR PE PREFERRED. HIRING RANGE: DEPENDING ON QUALIFICATIONS
Employer: City of New Bern
Expires: 2/14/2019
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