The City of Overland Park has a Civil Engineer position available in the Public Works Department. Responsibilities: Manages the design and construction of thoroughfare, street, bridge, storm sewer and maintenance projects. Participates in the development of the five-year Capital Improvement Program and Maintenance Program. Prepares plans and specifications for thoroughfare, street, bridge, storm sewer and maintenance projects. Provides leadership for all team based activities, to include project management teams and task groups. Coordinates engineering-related activities with other Department divisions, City departments, other governmental agencies, etc. Develops project-related briefings and presentations for the Governing Body, City Manager, citizen groups and professional organizations. In addition,this position serves as the City’s Bridge Engineer by directing the City’s bridge construction, inspection, load rating, and maintenance program.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or a related engineering field of study. Professional Engineer registration in the State of Kansas or registration in another state with State of Kansas registration required within one year of hiring. Possession of an appropriate valid driver's license. Must maintain an insurable driving record. Four years of experience in the civil engineering field or an equivalent level of experience. Civil Engineer Senior: Above requirements including education and certifications plus six years of civil engineering design, or an equivalent level of experience required. Six years of civil engineering design, or an equivalent level of experience required. Three years project management/engineering design/construction management preferred. No City residency requirement. Must successfully pass a background check, drug screen, and physical exam. 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mon.-Fri. $5,458 - $7,876/month. Open until filled. Apply online, attach a resume, cover letter and view your online application at www.opkansas.org. If unable to apply online, visit the HR Office between 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., M-F.