Work Hours: 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
Under administrative direction, is responsible for performing professional and supervisory work directing the activities of an Engineering section or division. Working conditions are primarily in an office environment. Exercises direct supervision over assigned staff.
This position is an "unclassified" position and has no disciplinary appeal rights to the Municipal Civil Service Commission. This position is likewise subject to at-will employment status and can be terminated at any time for any reason.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Supervises engineering staff in the development, design, construction, and maintenance of principal public works projects.
Provides information both verbally and in writing to the City Council or the general public regarding any concerns.
Advises other City departments on matters related to technical engineering
Reviews design plans, project specifications, and cost estimates submitted by staff; attends review meetings; and identifies and solves design problems.
Develops policies for the section/division within the framework of any applicable
Develops programs to improve the efficiency of the division/section.
Approves plans and specifications for construction contracts; recommends the letting of contract; ensures that work is performed according to the provisions of the contract.
Requests and evaluates consultant fee proposals; monitors and approves compensation for professional engineering services.
Reviews all bid packages prepared by consultants; attends pre-bid conferences; analyzes bid results; makes recommendations on accepting/rejecting bids.
Develops and implements section/division
Performs related duties and fulfills responsibilities as
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from an accredited college, university, or engineering school approved by a State Board of Registration for Professional
Six (6) years of experience in
No substitution for education
Licensed to practice engineering in the State of Texas as a Professional
OR Must obtain a license to practice in the State of Texas within six (6) months of
This position requires a valid Class "C" Texas Driver's License OR valid driver's license from another state with the ability to obtain a valid Class "C" Texas Driver's License within 30 days of becoming a Texas Use of your own personal vehicle may at time be required and proof of Liability Insurance will be required.
Experience Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE).
If selected for this position, official transcripts, diplomas, certifications and licenses must be submitted at the time of processing. Unofficial transcripts and copies of other relevant documents may be attached to the application for consideration in advance.
Please be advised that if selected for this position, information regarding employment history as it relates to the qualifications of the position will be needed for employment verification. Applicants claiming military service to meet the experience requirement for this position may attach a DD214 to the
Unless otherwise stated, applicants are permitted to substitute two years of related full-time experience for one year of higher education or one year of related higher education for two years of experience in order to meet the minimum requirements of the One year of full-time experience is defined as 30 or more hours worked per week for 12 months. One year of higher education is defined as 30 credit hours completed at an accredited college or university.
Applicants selected for employment with the City of San Antonio in this position must receive satisfactory results from pre-employment drug testing and background checks. If required for the position, a physical, motor vehicle record evaluation, and additional background checks may be conducted.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of civil engineering
Knowledge of the laws and regulations related to engineering
Knowledge of engineering related computer
Knowledge of administrative and management
Knowledge of budget
Knowledge of engineering
Ability to operate a computer keyboard and other basic office
Skill in utilizing a personal computer and associated software
Ability to supervise, train, and evaluate assigned
Ability to conduct engineering research and apply results to engineering
Ability to communicate clearly and
Ability to establish and maintain good public
Ability to interpret legal documents related to
Ability to prepare detailed technical
Ability to plan and schedule engineering work on both long and short term
Ability to perform all the physical requirements of the position, with or without
Unless otherwise stated, applicants are permitted to substitute two years of related full-time experience for one year of higher education or one year of related higher education for two years of experience in order to meet the minimum requirements of the job. One year of full-time experience is defined as 30 or more hours worked per week for 12 months. One year of higher education is defined as 30 credit hours completed at an accredited college or
Applicants selected for employment with the City of San Antonio must receive satisfactory results from pre- employment drug testing, references, background checks, and credential verification, as required by the Depending on the position, selected applicants may be required to comply with any state and federal requirements for the position and may be subject to interval criminal background checks in accordance with relevant regulations.