The City of Detroit is in the midst of a tremendous resurgence, experiencing the highest growth and development in years. As a result, the Department of Public Works is looking for Associate Civil Engineers to join our team of engineers who are making a difference in the City.
Analyzes project scope.
Reviews and evaluates field conditions and data.
Develops and designs engineering solutions.
Manages preparation of engineering construction plans.
Ensures construction is in conformance with plans, specifications, budget, codes and applicable standards.
Manages and interprets construction projects and plans.
Creates project documents.
Prepares and maintains records and reports.
Oversees, supervises, and inspects work of contractors or other city workforce, as needed.
Manages and supervises inspectors and other staff assigned to projects.
Determines work priorities.
Reviews work prepared by other team members.
Instructs, counsels, mentors, and advises project team and subordinates on assignments and difficult tasks to see that work is performed satisfactorily to meet expected standards.
Consults with supervisor on work assignments and personnel matters such as promotions, transfers, and disciplinary actions and grievances.
Initiates and directs training of subordinates and colleagues.
Represents the department/division with individual or groups of citizens, public agencies or with private groups.
Prepares and evaluates requests for proposal for consultant services, specialized services and other material used by the department/division.
Must have a Bachelor's degree in civil engineering and completion of some coursework in construction management is preferred. Up to five years of experience in designing and preparing of structural engineering plans and construction document for large municipal projects and specifications for civil engineering projects. One year of experience in civil engineering field work is preferred.
Must have a Professional Engineer License in the State of Michigan.
Additional Salary Information: Up to $75,435 - Full benefits package including health, dental, vision, vacation, sick and pension.
The City of Detroit is an equal opportunity employer. No applicant shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, religion, color, age, gender, national origin, disability, or other criteria prohibited by City, State or Federal law.To qualify for a job, an applicant must meet the education, training, experience and any applicable license or certificate requirements for the job classification.... It is the applicant’s responsibility to provide acceptable proof of their work record and personal history. City of Detroit Human Resources Department Coleman A. Young Municipal Center 2 Woodward Avenue, Suite 314 Detroit, Michigan 48226