Graduate Engineer B, Engineer A, or Engineer B

Location
Austin, Texas
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Apr 20, 2022
Closes
May 20, 2022
Ref
https://www.austincityjobs.org/postings/97531
Position Type
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Government

POSITION OVERVIEW:
This position will assist with the City’s Regional Stormwater Management Program (RSMP) and provide engineering analysis and review for the program. These duties will include: coordination with applicants; engineering analysis and research for projects; arrangement of discussions with applicants to determine the feasibility of participation; and tracking the progress of RSMP requests.

The position will coordinate with the Development Services Department (DSD) drainage reviewers and Watershed Protection Department floodplain reviewers for the review and processing of RSMP requests. The position will assist with the tracking and data management for RSMP inquiries and cases; be responsible for the processing of their RSMP cases in the City’s AMANDA permit management system. The position will draft the approval letters and agreements for RSMP participation; prepare RSMP payment calculations; and coordinate with the City’s legal department as needed for finalization of agreements.

Some RSMP projects lead to the development of Public-Private Partnerships for the design and construction of drainage improvements. The position will coordinate with applicants, PDD design team staff, Field Operations crews, and inspection services to help facilitate the design and construction of offsite improvements that provide regional stormwater management benefits through such partnerships. In addition to RSMP-related duties, the position will support other reviews within the Development Review Coordination Section.

This position will be filled at one of the following levels, depending on qualifications:

GRADUATE ENGINEER B: Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Engineering or in a related field, plus two (2) years of experience in engineering. Requires a Texas Engineer-In-Training Certification.

ENGINEER A: Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Engineering or in a field related to the job, plus four (4) years of engineering experience acquired before and/or after licensing as a professional engineer. Must be a licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Texas; of if currently licensed in another state, must have the ability to obtain a Texas PE license within six (6) months of employment.

ENGINEER B: Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in a field related to engineering, plus six (6) years experience in engineering, acquired either before and/or after licensing as a professional engineer. Must be a licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Texas; of if currently licensed in another state, must have the ability to obtain a Texas PE license within six (6) months of employment.

For additional information regarding this position and to apply, please visit the City of Austin Employment website.