Under general direction, performs work of unusual difficulty in the management and supervision of staff and complicated construction and engineering projects; performs complex professional civil engineering planning and project oversight in flood control, construction, engineering, roads and highways, bridges, and system infra-structure; this position is appointed as the flood control manager of the Flood Contr4ol District; this position has county wide responsibility.
EXAMPLE OF WORK:
(Illustrative Only) Plans, organizes, coordinates and supervises the operations of engineering and construction projects; applies independent judgment in determining and assigning work methods, techniques and procedures; formulates and executes work activity plans for the construction and design of county roads and flood control projects; provides leadership, direction and guidance in technical processes and procedures; trains engineers and project support staff; assigns and coordinates tasks and projects; sets long range goals and objectives, and prepares reports; coordinates the development of technical engineering policies and procedures; reviews land development proposals and makes recommendations concerning roadways and drainage system requirements; determines objectives and sets project priorities and completion timelines; assures the efficient operations and sound fiscal practices required to meet project and program objectives through effective planning, staff management, and resource allocation; reviews and approves status reports prepared by project managers, and coordinates schedule and plan modifications; evaluates and analyzes issues, and recommends and implements solutions; prepares and approves budgets; manages the collection, analysis and reporting of project, operational and financial data; reviews work for conformance with original contracts, plans and accepted engineering practices; regular and reliable attendance is required; performs other duties as assigned.
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:
Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering, or related field; AND seven (7) years of construction engineering experience, including two (2) years of supervisory experience; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience; must be registered as a professional engineer with the Arizona State Board of Registration (required by State Statute); requires successful completion of a background check; must possess and maintain a valid Arizona driver's license.
This position is advertised from the minimum to the mid-point hourly rate. Salary will be determined based on education and experience at the time of offer.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of: County policies and procedures; principles and practices of civil engineering; laws, regulations and directives relating to civil engineering construction projects; civil engineering methods and practices for engineering planning studies, designs, plans, specifications, estimates, and reports as applied to flood control, civil engineering, construction and traffic studies and projects; methods, procedures and techniques for evaluating construction contract compliance; budget preparation and expenditure control; field engineering, surveying, inspections and construction practices; regulatory agencies and the sources of engineering information.
Skill in: Effectively managing staff, delegating tasks and authority, and training professional and paraprofessional personnel; assessing and prioritizing multiple tasks, projects and demands; developing and implementing procedures for cost effective management of allocated resources; analyzing issues and preparing recommendations based on findings; reading and evaluating blueprints and technical schematics; analyzing and evaluating technical engineering data and construction documentation; the application of engineering theory to complex operational activities; preparing reports and checking designs, details, estimates, plans, and specifications of engineering projects; establishing effective working relationship with consultants, contractors, other agencies and the public; communicating effectively verbally and in writing; using computers and advanced level software applications.