The City of Parkersburg WV is seeking an Assistant City Engineer to perform sub-professional engineering work in connection with the design, investigation, development, maintenance, or construction of engineering projects within the City of Parkersburg. The successful candidate will demonstrate a knowledge base, understanding and skill set to include:
- Perform a variety of office oriented sub-professional engineering functions, including researching and preparing preliminary and final design drawings for public works projects throughout the city. Planning and engineering organizational goals and outcomes. Maintain records of projects and writes status reports. Responsible for producing finished construction drawings in every detail. Record progress of the project from bidding process through completion of the project. Inspect projects for compliance with specifications. Write project estimates and field inspections for approval. Research and prepare specifications for the purchase of Public Works equipment. Research property and deed descriptions. Assist with the preparation of pre-bid construction estimates. Check contractor applications for payment before approving disbursements. Make a variety of measurements and calculations to facilitate determining the amount of payment contractors should receive for work completed and materials used. Supervise engineering assistants as required.
ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING: Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering; 5 (Five) years engineering experience preferred; AutoCAD, or an equivalent combination of education, experience, and training. Engineering Intern Certification preferred. Must have a valid driver’s license.
Broad Benefit Package