Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in an engineering discipline.
Experience: 15 years’ experience in a research or design capacity having the technical responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing, budgeting, and coordinating complex assignments.
Requires Professional Engineer (PE) registration.
Responsibilities Include: Scope definition, overseeing a number of large and important projects or a project of major scope and complexity, and may supervise others.
Knowledge of And Skills in: Engineering design theories, construction practices, surveying principles, project management, engineering review of plans and specifications, principles of contract administration, professional services procurement, and the State Public Bid Law.
Examples of Work: Supervises professional, technical, and support staff. Participates in review of CDBG applications. Conducts reviews of plans, specifications, and cost estimates for compliance with the approved CDBG application, environmental clearances, and CDBG required contract documents. Reviews proposed engineering fees for basic services and additional services. Provides engineering and construction expertise to OCD and management. Conducts reviews and makes recommendations regarding proposed construction change orders. Develops preliminary construction cost estimates. Conducts cursory construction observation as requested by OCD.