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Construction Engineer

Employer
County of San Diego
Location
San Diego, California
Salary
$96,262.40 - $118,331.20
Closing date
May 7, 2024

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Specialty
Construction Engineering, Structural Engineering, Water Resources Engineering
Position Type
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Government

Job Details

Looking to take your career in construction engineering to the next level? Look no further than the County of San Diego. The County of San Diego is currently accepting online job applications for Construction Engineer for the Department of Public Works (DPW). As a Construction Engineer, you'll have the chance to work on exciting projects that make a real difference in the community. From infrastructure improvements to monitoring the implementation of contractor’s stormwater pollution prevention plans, you'll serve as Resident Engineer and perform engineering duties on large and complex construction contracts for Capital Improvement Projects or Private Development. What's more, the County of San Diego is committed to providing a supportive work environment, with amazing benefits and opportunities for advancement. If you're ready to take on new challenges and make a lasting impact, the County of San Diego is the perfect place to build your career in construction engineering. 

The Position:

A Construction Engineer working in the Department of Public Works could be assigned to the Engineering Services Division which includes Construction Engineering/Materials Lab or the Land Development Division which includes Private Development Construction Inspection. 

Ideal Candidate Profile:

The ideal candidate for the Construction Engineering/Materials Lab will possess the following experience, attributes, and traits:

  • Has served as Resident Engineer on large and complex construction contracts
  • Has Qualified Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Developer (QSD) and/or Qualified SWPPP Practitioner (QSP) certificate
  • Has professional office/field engineering experience with the design and construction of capital improvement projects, and project management experience

The ideal candidate for Private Development Construction Inspection will possess the following experience, attributes, and traits:

  • Has Qualified Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Developer (QSD) and/or Qualified SWPPP Practitioner (QSP) certificate
  • Has professional office/field engineering experience with the design and construction of private developments for the construction of public works infrastructures, and project management experience

The County of San Diego has a great culture that values collaboration and teamwork. 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. 

Minimum Qualifications: 

  1. At least six (6) years of experience involving the application of civil engineering formulas, theory, and practices to practical engineering problems of modern construction methods, design and inspection procedures, in connection with public works improvement projects; OR,
  2. A bachelor's degree from an accredited U.S. college or university, or a certified foreign studies equivalency, in Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Structural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Construction Management, or a closely related field; AND, two (2) years of experience involving the application of civil engineering formulas, theory, and practices to practical engineering problems of modern construction methods, design and inspection procedures, in connection with public works improvement projects.
  3. A combination of education and experience as described above.

Note: Some positions in the Department of Public Works may require a Qualified Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Developer (QSD) and/or a Qualified SWPPP Practitioner (QSP) certificate within one-year of appointment. 

 

 

 

 

 

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Our Mission: We are committed to provide and retain a skilled, adaptable, and diverse workforce for County departments so they may deliver superior services to the residents and visitors of the County of San Diego.

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