City EngineerCity of St. Joseph
Saint Joseph, MO Full time
Posted on October 11, 2017
|SALARY NEGOTIABLE - DEPENDING ON QUALIFICATIONS
Oversees engineering division activities and programs. Work involves technical assistance to the Director of Public Works and Transportation. Supervisory and budgetary responsibility.
Integral to the position of City Engineer is the responsibility for developing subordinates to their fullest potential by exercising appropriate degrees of coaching, training, guiding, evaluating, correcting and, if necessary, disciplining.
|Examples of Duties & Responsibilities:|
|Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Performs other duties as assigned.
Employee Behavior and Conduct
City employees shall conduct themselves in a professional manner and shall exhibit and extend such professional conduct appropriate for the circumstances to those with whom they come into contact both internally and externally during the performance of their duties. Examples of professional conduct include, but are not limited to, being communicative, informative, fair, honest, and respectful.
|Knowledge, Skills & Abilities, Materials & Equipment, Working Environment/Physical Requirements:|
|Required (Essential) Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Materials and Equipment Directly Used
Uses a wide range of materials and office equipment such as computer with various software applications, printers, and copiers. Also uses a wide range of tools when conducting inspections on city contracts. There may be times when use of personal vehicle may be required.
Working Environment/Physical Requirement
Work is mainly performed in an office setting with a controlled environment. Required to perform field visits in a wide range of weather conditions. Must be able to routinely lift objects weighing up to thirty pounds, occasionally lift objects weighing 50+ pounds with assistance. Some overnight or day travel may be required for business purposes. Vacation and other leave scheduling shall be requested of and approved by the appropriate supervisor.
Bachelor's Degree in civil engineering required.
Passing of a drug screening required prior to appointment.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The City is a Governmental entity subject to Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973,
which requires that otherwise qualified handicapped individuals be protected from discrimination.