This is professional engineering work with responsibilities and activities including coordinate the watershed model updates; planning activities; site and development reviews; provide support for stormwater maintenance activities in a watershed; coordination with multiple internal departments and coordination with external governmental agencies and clients.
Review LDS S&D’s and County CIP’s for consistency with the LDR and Watershed model(s).
Provide written comments to LDS (using LIMS) or to the County PM relative to any inconsistencies.
Schedule and attend meetings with the EOR to discuss solutions to the S&D comments.
Responsible to maintain plans, files, and models associated with development submittals and to determine the critical timing of incorporating approved plans into the County’s Record Model.
Provide technical comments for stormwater review projects (for Conceptual, Preliminary, and Final Development plans as necessary), to ensure that development projects satisfy the LDR and do not cause adverse impacts and LOS deficiencies. This work includes providing technical comments for rezones, special exceptions, DRIs, and other reviews that must go through a public hearing process at the BOCC and/or Planning Commission.
Watershed Modeling Activities:
Incorporate recent development projects into the County’s Record Watershed Model.
Coordinate with GIS Staff to maintain the County’s GIS database to be consistent with the Record Model.
Maintain accurate floodplain delineation.
Identification of Level of Service deficiencies with in the Watershed.
Analyze areas of concern for cost effective solutions to LOS.
Provide support for stormwater maintenance projects as needed.
Minimum Qualifications:A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering or a related technical field. Must also have three (3) or more years of related engineering / project management experience. A Master's Degree from an accredited college or university may substitute for one year of required experience. Must have or be able to obtain EI (Engineer Intern) Certification within 12 months. A valid Driver’s License is required.
Preferred Qualifications:Experience or certified training with hydrodynamic modeling such as ICPR and ArcGIS (ArcMap).
Job Based Competencies:Hydrology, hydraulics, and water quality. Knowledge of ICPR and ArcMap. AutoCAD and CFM is desirable.
Sarasota County Government is committed to wellness and successful applicants must be tobacco free for twelve months preceding date of application.
Drug Free Work Environment
Veterans Preference Employer
Additional Salary Information: Florida Retirement System, Great Benefits
Sarasota County Government is a progressive government with approximately 2,300 employees providing diverse services to the public. Our benefits include:
• Attractive medical/dental/life insurance
• Generous paid time off and 11 paid holidays
• State retirement programs
About Sarasota: Sarasota County is a past winner of the All American County Award from the National Civic League. Locate...d on the Gulf of Mexico, Sarasota provides 35 miles of world-famous beaches and is host of the annual Offshore Grand Prix boat race. The county is home of Oscar Scherer and Myakka State Parks, a world-class rowing park and boasts more than 100 challenging golf courses. Sarasota is known as the cultural capital of Florida with museums of art, theaters, an aquarium, botanical gardens and the annual international film festival. There are a number of colleges and Money magazine ranked the Sarasota County Public Schools one of the top 100 school systems in the United States. Unsurpassed beauty… rich cultural offering…diverse educational opportunities…wide-ranging recreational possibilities…All of this makes Sarasota a great place to live, work, and play!
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http://www.scgov.net/Careers will be considered. Resumes may be attached. For assistance, please call (941) 861-5742.
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