Engineer - Senior
Chesterfield County is currently seeking a Senior Engineer to conduct engineering evaluations of wastewater system capacity for proposed development and expansion of existing industries; review design hydraulic analysis for proposed water and wastewater lines; review construction plans for conformance to Chesterfield County standards; assist in the administration of the Water and Wastewater Assessment District Policy, and in evaluating requests for service. Respond to internal/external inquiries and requests for information; assist in the maintenance of up-to-date Water and Wastewater Facilities Plan; some capital improvement project management. Perform other work as required. The successful candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or closely related field and at least three years of experience in design, construction and/or operation of public water distribution and wastewater collection systems (five years preferred); or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Considerable knowledge of system hydraulics, including pumping stations, storage tanks, pressure control devices, etc. required. Previous project management experience is a plus. Knowledge and working skill in the use of a personal computer; good oral/written communication and public relations skills necessary; and construction plan review experience desired. Knowledge of and ability to interpret land use plans desired. Ideal candidate is an exceptional communicator who promotes a true team environment. Ability to evaluate situations and make “on the spot” decisions regarding policy and design considerations; excellent “people skills” and ability to exhibit diplomacy when interacting with the public, development community and county personnel. Pre-employment drug testing, FBI criminal background check and education/degree verification required. Salary range for the position is $53,420 – $72,320. An application is required and must be submitted online by 5 PM on March 24, 2016. Visit careers.chesterfield.gov to view instructions and to complete and submit an application. (804) 748-1551.
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