The City of Lake Mary is a modern, upscale community ten (10) miles north of Orlando, Florida with a population of 16,100. The City is seeking an assistant City Engineer. The City offers excellent benefits which include health, onsite employee health clinic, dental, vision, life insurance, short/long term disability, AFLAC, paid time off, holidays and retirement.
This is civil engineering work requiring independent judgment in the review and interpretation of various plans and codes related to infrastructure, building and development, the inspection of all types of development projects under construction, inspection of stormwater drainage systems for NPDES compliance. Work includes review of engineering calculations, preparation of reports, field evaluation of storm drainage systems, construction and other public works projects. Work is performed under the general direction of the Public Works Director/City Engineer and is evaluated by results achieved
The applicant should possess:
Thorough knowledge of the theory, principles and practices of civil engineering as applied to land development, stormwater management and public works.
Thorough knowledge of modern methods and techniques as applied to the design of stormwater and drainage projects.
Knowledge of the City of Lake Mary including streets and geography. Knowledge of construction techniques applied to Public Works and Community Development projects.
Ability to fairly and impartially interpret and enforce the appropriate City and State codes.
Ability to perform engineering computations and to make recommendations on engineering issues and planning.
Ability to organize, communicate and present complex ideas clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
Ability to prepare cost estimates and review pay applications.
Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions and maintain accurate records.
Skill in the use of personal computers with various programs for engineering analysis, database management, document preparation, and general information management.
Skill in the use of civil engineering instruments and equipment.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the general public, fellow employees and outside professional associates.
Ability to accurately check construction while in progress.
The City of Lake Mary is an Equal Opportunity Employer in compliance with the laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, age, marital status, religion, national origin, disability or any other legally protected status.
The City will provide reasonable accommodations necessary to applicants with disabilities preventing them from completing a City application form. Please contact the Human Resources Manager immediately if you need a special accommodation.
The City of Lake Mary is a Drug-Free Workplace. Certain positions require pre-employment Drug Testing.
Graduation from an accredited four year college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related field and three years of engineering experience in public projects including roadway and drainage engineering, underground utilities engineering, environmental engineering, stormwater management land development. Registration as an Engineering Intern in the State of Florida. Must possess a valid Florida driver's license. A combination of experience and training may qualify an applicant for consideration.
The City of Lake Mary boasts an upscale residential community and a healthy commercial, office and industrial base. The City continues to be a choice location for corporate office relocations, high-tech businesses and light manufacturing operations. Lake Mary is a sought-after location for young families and professionals.The diverse resident population is estimated at 16,100 in 2017 and growing! ...Its daytime population is estimated at more than 35,000 with room for growth!The City offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.