The Marin County Human Resources Department and the Marin County Public Works Department are announcing a recruitment for the position of Associate Civil Engineer. Two full-time vacancies currently exist, one in the Land Development Division, and one in the Flood Control and Water Resources Division. Associate Civil Engineers perform a variety of professional civil engineering work and serve as working supervisors or project leaders within an area of assignment.
The ideal candidate is technically knowledgeable and experienced in the principles and practices of civil engineering and engineering related to the area of assignment, public works design, municipal codes and construction methods. In addition, the ideal candidate possesses specialized training or experience working on and managing projects directly related to the area of assignment. They will be an effective communicator, both orally and in writing, and be able to represent the County in meetings and presentations to various groups, including community groups, regulatory and other governmental agencies and the general public. The ideal candidate is customer focused and interpersonally effective in dealing with staff, other county departments, engineers, contractors and the public and in coordinating with other agencies when necessary. The ideal candidate is able to analyze and evaluate alternatives, make sound recommendations and prepare effective technical staff reports. They will also be accountable and able to schedule and carry through assignments with independence and thrive in a team environment that encourages cooperation, communication and mutual sharing of risk, responsibility and reward.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Registration as a civil engineer issued by the California State Board of Registration for Civil Professional Engineers is required and three years of increasingly responsible professional engineering experience which provides the knowledge and abilities shown on the class specification.
HIGHLY DESIRED: Possession of a Construction General Permit Qualified SWPPP Practitioner (QSP) and/or Qualified SWPPP Developer (QSD) certification; certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP); in addition, for the Flood Control and Water Resources assignment, other water resources/storm water related certifications, experience, or specialized training such as Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM).
Filing Deadline: Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 at 4:00pm. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of County application and supplemental application form. Apply online at: www.marincounty.org/Jobs or contact Marin County HR Dept, Rm 415, 3501 Civic Center Dr, San Rafael, CA 94903 or call (415) 473-6104. EEO/TTY