Senior Civil Engineer & Civil Engineer

Location
San Diego, California
Salary
Sr. CE $105,435.20 - $129,604.80, CE $90,916.80 - $111,675.20
Posted
Aug 18, 2021
Closes
Sep 17, 2021
Position Type
Engineer, Senior Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Government

SENIOR CIVIL ENGINEER

The County of San Diego is currently accepting applications for the position of Senior Civil Engineer

Senior Civil Engineers are responsible for performing, supervising, and coordinating professional civil or structural engineering work in the field and office. This is a lead/supervisory level job class responsible for managing highly visible and sensitive projects, and for supervising subordinate engineering staff performing several projects. The current vacancy is located in the Department of Public Works, however this eligible list may be used to fill other future vacancies.

The ideal candidate should have the experience and the ability to perform the following:

  • Identify and define technical and administrative problems, identify and evaluate alternative solutions, and select and implement the best alternative
  • Apply modern engineering techniques and principles of sound design and construction practices to solve a variety of engineering problems
  • Serve as a group supervisor or project leader in planning, directing, and coordinating the work of subordinate engineers and technicians
  • Review proposed projects to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, and check engineering designs, details, estimates, plans, and specifications
  • Prepare technical correspondence and engineering reports relating to assigned construction projects
  • Act as a technical expert in disputes and construction claim resolution

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Current registration by the State of California as a Professional Engineer, AND,

1. Two (2) years of post-registration experience performing professional civil or structural engineering work; OR,

2.Two (2) years of experience as a Civil Engineer with the County of San Diego.

Condition of Employment

In accordance with County of San Diego policies and the California Department of Public Health Order dated August 5, 2021, depending on work location, employees must adhere to one of the below requirements:

 1. Provide a copy of your COVID-19 Vaccination OR undergo weekly COVID-19 testing and observe all other infection control requirements, including face coverings; OR,

2. All employees that work in healthcare facilities are required to be vaccinated.  A requirement of employment is to provide a copy of your COVID-19 Vaccination at time of appointment. 

CIVIL ENGINEER

The County of San Diego is currently accepting job applications for Civil Engineer, an excellent professional level job that offers career development and growth opportunities.

Ideal Candidate Profile 
The ideal candidate for Civil Engineer will possess the following experience, attributes, and traits:

  • Demonstrate proven professional level experience as a civil engineer
  • Demonstrate a high degree of motivation 
  • Demonstrate a strong willingness to continually learn and grow professionally
  • Maintain a professional perspective and objective demeanor when varied situations occur
  • Review and handle complex projects involving several functional groups
  • Communicate effectively in verbal and written form
  • Good listener
  • Learn and understand the perspectives of others, and embrace diversity and inclusiveness
  • Demonstrate good interpersonal and teamwork skills, including building relationships and collaborating with others in order to keep projects moving in a positive direction

If you believe that you possess these qualities, then the County of San Diego would be an ideal place for your talent and career growth.  The County of San Diego has a great culture that values collaboration and teamwork.


Minimum Qualifications

Qualified applicants must possess registration by the State of California as a Professional Engineer.

Some positions in the Department of Public Works may require a Qualified Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Developer (QSD) and/or Qualified SWPPP Practitioner (QSP) certificate as required by Order No. 2010-0014-DWQ within one year of appointment.

Condition of Employment

In accordance with County of San Diego policies and the California Department of Public Health Order dated August 5, 2021, depending on work location, employees must adhere to one of the below requirements:

 1. Provide a copy of your COVID-19 Vaccination OR undergo weekly COVID-19 testing and observe all other infection control requirements, including face coverings; OR,

2. All employees that work in healthcare facilities are required to be vaccinated.  A requirement of employment is to provide a copy of your COVID-19 Vaccination at time of appointment.