The purpose of this position is to evaluate and recommend changes to the storm water drainage system and to determine system effects. This is accomplished by analyzing data, reviewing ordinances, providing comments, recommending minimum requirements and designing infrastructure improvements. Other duties include assisting the public, and providing assistance to other engineers and departments, and completing administrative assignments and tasks.
CIVIL ENGINEER IN TRAINING
The purpose of this position is to design, review and manage infrastructure and public improvement projects, provide engineering solutions for problems, and to address citizen concerns. This is accomplished by reviewing plans and specifications, designing solutions, expansion, construction or relocation projects, coordinating with developers, contractors, consultants, the public and departments, developing plans and specifications, reviewing proposals and plan documents, coordinating inspections, and responding to inquiries. Other duties include assisting the public with maps and questions, and completing related administrative assignments and tasks.
First Preference will be given to individuals who complete an application and apply no later than March 10, 2017.
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CIVIL ENGINEER - STORMWATER/DRAINAGE
Must be licensed by the State of Texas as a Professional Engineer or be able to obtain license within six months of employment. Storm water and floodplain management experience preferred, however, all applicants are encouraged to apply. Position may be filled as staff Civil Engineer for applicants with Public Works experience.
CIVIL ENGINEER IN TRAINING
Must be certified as an Engineer-In-Training by the Texas Board of Professional Engineers within six (6) months of the date of hire. Preference will be given to applicants with storm water and flood plan management experience.
Additional Salary Information: Salary will be commensurate with Qualifications and Experience.
Wichita Falls is a progressive, full service city with a population of 104,000. It is comfortably nestled in the North East corner of the Panhandle/Plains area of North Texas, 15 miles south of the Red River/Oklahoma border at the intersection of Interstate 44 and U.S. Highway 287. It is approximately 130 miles from Dallas and Oklahoma City.
The City of Wichita Falls utilizes a Council-Manag...er form of government and is organized under the Constitution and Laws of the State of Texas. The City Council is comprised of a Mayor, five members elected from separate districts, and one member elected by the citizens at-large. The City Council appoints the City Manager, City Attorney, Municipal Court Judge and City Clerk. All other staff members work under the direction of the City Manager.
The City provides a full range of basic municipal services including: public safety (police, fire and building inspection); highways, streets and engineering; health and welfare services; recreation, parks and cemeteries; library services; public improvements; planning and zoning; and general administrative services. In addition, the City provides water, sewer, sanitation and transportation services for its citizens. The City organization has 1200 employees and an annual operating budget of $168 million.