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City Engineer

City of Liberty Lake, Washington
Liberty Lake, Washington State
$106,173 - $119,568
Closing date
Mar 23, 2024

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City Engineer

City of Liberty Lake, Washington

Salary$106,173 - $119,568


Located just over a mile west of the Washington-Idaho border in the heart of the Inland Northwest, Liberty Lake, Washington, is approximately 16 miles east of Spokane and 16 miles west of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Liberty Lake is home to over 13,000 residents and is experiencing rapid growth. The lake, for which the city is named, is surrounded by hills on three sides, which offer stunning panoramic views. Liberty Lake is a safe, family‐friendly and engaged community that offers great civic pride, quality recreational and educational opportunities, abundant trails and green space, and many golf courses.




The City of Liberty Lake Department of Planning, Engineering & Building Services operates with 11 FTEs on a budget of $2,281,000 and is responsible for all aspects of long-range planning, current development, building and land use permitting, and infrastructure planning, development and implementation. Major programs include permitting, land division & infrastructure development, comprehensive planning & implementation, capital facilities planning & implementation (including Transportation Planning, Development & Preservation), and GIS mapping & data management.




Under the direction of the Director of Planning & Engineering, the City Engineer manages consultants and contractors in the designing and construction of City infrastructure and parks projects, provides technical support and assistance in the planning, development, review, estimating, bidding, and award of various professional service and construction projects. This position assists in the development and implementation of civil engineering plans, permits, standards and specifications, and generates computer-aided design drawings for capital projects, including data entry, revision and correction of existing drawings, maps and records, as needed.




Education & experience: Licensure as a Professional Engineer (P.E.). A bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or a related field. A minimum of five (5) years of increasingly responsible professional management experience in civil engineering or public works administration. Experience in traffic/transportation, construction management, grant writing and administration for public works projects, and/or land development is desirable.




For a complete position profile, full job description and to apply online, visit Prothman at and click on "Open Recruitments". For questions, call 206-368-0050. The City of Liberty Lake is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Apply by March 24, 2024. (Applications reviewed as submitted. Open until filled.)


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