Under the general supervision and direction of the City Engineer, this position is responsible for complex professional civil engineering work in the design, construction, and maintenance of engineering projects. Responsibilities include: coordination of public improvement projects, private developments, site plan reviews, technical design engineering work in the field and office, and preparation of engineering studies. Serves as project manager as assigned.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Prepares feasibility reports, and plans and specifications for public improvement projects as assigned by City and Assistant City Engineer.
Monitors inspection of public improvement projects and developer installed improvements.
Provides technical advice and assistance to engineering department.
Reviews development plans, site plans, and grading plans for developer installed improvement projects, including storm drainage, erosion control provisions, utility design, site grading, street design, and traffic circulation.
Reviews plans and specifications submitted by consultant engineers to determine whether they conform to City guidelines, policies, ordinances, and engineering standards.
Provides research assistance to the City Engineer.
Performs complex engineering duties as assigned by the City Engineer.
Assists in administration of the City’s Municipal State Aid program.
Communicates City requirements to engineers, consultants, and developers as they relate to the installation of utilities and streets.
Keeps informed on all specifications, regulations codes, construction practices, and general accepted engineering standards.
Responds to information requests on projects, city ordinances, and state codes.
Attends Planning Commission meetings as needed.
Other duties as assigned or apparent.
These examples are intended only as illustrations of various types of work performed, and are not necessarily all-inclusive. The job description is subject to change as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.
Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent field.
Registration as a Professional Civil Engineer in the State of Minnesota or the ability to obtain within 6 months of employment.
Four years work experience in engineering.
Four years computer experience in Microsoft Office and AutoCAD.
Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid driver’s license.
Four years of private or public municipal engineering experience.
Six years work experience in engineering.
Work experience in site plan design and review.
Computer experience in Hydro CAD.
Storm drainage design experience.
Traffic engineering experience.
APPLICATIONS: Application materials can be obtained at the Human Resources Office at Blaine City Hall, 10801 Town Square Drive, Blaine, MN 55449, (763) 785-6109, or www.blainemn.gov. Application materials must be received by 4:30 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2019.
About City of Blaine
Blaine, MN, pop 65,000, seeks a Project Engineer to join our engineering team. This position offers an exciting career opportunity for an innovative engineer who desires to make an impact on a growing community.