Brimming with Texas history, economic opportunities, and cultural experiences, Waco, Texas, is ideally situated along the I-35 corridor, 90 miles south of Dallas and 100 miles north of Austin. This progressive and diverse city offers major attractions, museums, recreation, and abundant shopping to more than 130,000 residents. Waco is a home rule city with a council-manager form of government. The City Council, comprised of a Mayor and five City Council members, sets the tax rate, approves the budget, appoints members to City boards and commissions, enacts City ordinances, and appoints the City Manager, City Attorney, City Secretary, and Municipal Court Judge.
The City is seeking an experienced, highly skilled Facilities Project Engineer. The ideal candidate will be able to use initiative and independent judgment within established procedural guidelines and assess and prioritize multiple tasks, projects, and demands to ensure that projects are completed on time, on budget, and by established standards and guidelines. Under general supervision the Facilities Project Engineer plans and manages the maintenance, repair, renovation, and construction of City facilities, buildings, and building systems. This position also manages contractors, contracts, and special projects and ensures that all quality and safety standards are met.
The selected candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree in construction engineering, business administration, public administration, or a related field and must have seven years of facility maintenance program management experience, including supervisory experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge and skills will be considered. A valid Texas driver’s license and registration as a Professional Engineer by the Texas Board of Professional Engineers are required.
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