Senior Engineering Associate/Engineering Analyst - Design Engineering
About the Position
This position prepares plans, specifications and bid documents for public improvement projects, such as road modernizations, pavement overlays, stormwater management, fish-friendly culverts, and site improvements. In addition, this position ensures compliance with applicable city, state and federal requirements and sound engineering practice. This position acts as the project manager and responsible engineer for assigned projects - handling the necessary coordination with other work groups, consultants and outside stakeholders that contribute to the advancement of the project. This position also mentors junior engineering staff on the design team and is a leader in the advancement of the division’s Strategic Action Plan.
Engineering - Responsibilities will generally include; conducting special studies, analyses and evaluation of transportation issues and quality assurance programs; reviewing plans and permit issues for development; designing and inspecting infrastructure enhancements; designing, inspecting and implementing water quality and other natural resource related projects; reviewing engineering plans and specifications; coordinating services with other agencies and departments; and overseeing assigned engineering projects.
About the Division
Engineering & Construction Services Division responsibilities include planning, designing and constructing safe and efficient transportation systems for Lane County. The Division also provides high quality and comprehensive engineering and construction services to other County Departments and external public agency clients that manage, maintain, and plan public improvement programs and projects. Our mission is to provide these important services for the benefit of citizens, businesses, industries, and visitors to Lane County.
Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Hours may vary per operational needs.
*This is an ADMIN-PRO represented position*
Bachelor's degree in a field related to area of assignment, such as Civil Engineering, Surveying, Environmental Science, Geography, Construction Services, GIS, etc. as necessitated by the competency level of the position.
Journey Level (N4304): 2-5 years of progressively responsible professional experience
Specialized knowledge specific to area of assignment may be required.
Or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.
Licensing Requirements (positions in this class may require):
- Valid Oregon Driver's License
- Professional Engineer (PE) Designation
Must be in possession of a valid driver's license at time of application, and a valid Oregon Driver's license by time of appointment.
In accordance with county policy, the incumbent of this position is required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or have an approved medical or religious exception, prior to starting work.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Lane County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity, equity, and inclusion as essential elements that create and foster a welcoming workplace. All qualified persons will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, political affiliation, disability or any other factor unrelated to the essential functions of the job.