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City of Thousand Oaks - Senior Engineer / Project Manager

  • 07/07/2021 12:53 PM
    Message # 10735666
    Administrator (Administrator)
    Firm Name

    City of Thousand Oaks

    Job Title

    Senior Engineer / Project Manager

    Job Location

    Thousand Oaks, CA

    Job Status


    Job Description / Primary Objective The City of Thousand Oaks is currently accepting applications for the position of Senior Engineer in the Public Works Department. This is an amazing opportunity to join a hard-working team of results-driven professionals.

    We are seeking a forward-thinking individual to manage a variety of complex engineering projects, and to provide lead supervision to assigned staff. The accomplished engineering professional should be team oriented, be able to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization, and manage all aspects of engineering projects, from conception, preliminary design, engineering, construction, inspection and closeout.

    Primary responsibilities include:
    Leads, plans, and reviews the work of staff on complex engineering projects (capital improvements, construction, development, and/or maintenance programs) for accuracy and compliance with applicable standards and specifications
    Assists in the development, implementation, and achievement of goals, objectives, policies, engineering standards and priorities
    Mentors team members and verifies their work on complex engineering, and public works construction methods, procedures, and techniques
    Researches and identifies funding sources for division projects; prepares and administers the capital improvement/development plan and budget
    Prepares memos and reports; delivers presentations to Council, Commission, and other groups as needed.

    Benefits - see flyer (telework is possible)

    Requirements (Education, Certifications, Level of Experience)
    The ideal candidate should:
    - Have a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil engineering or a related field.
    - Have five or more years of progressively responsible professional engineering experience.
    - Possess a valid certificate of registration as a Professional Civil Engineer issued by the California Board for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors.
    - Possess outstanding teamwork and interpersonal skills
    - Be able to independently perform highly complex professional engineering work, computations, and review design plans
    - Possess excellent project management and problem-solving skills; be able to work in a deadline driven environment, and effectively manage competing priorities
    - Possess demonstrated ability to effectively supervise, organize, and evaluate the work of staff
    - Have the ability to manage several projects and staff to ensure that deadlines and deliverables are met
    - Be well-versed in the design and construction of roadways, pipelines, utilities and public infrastructure, with wastewater treatment plant experience desired.
    - Possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills
    - Be able to understand, interpret, explain, and apply applicable federal, state, and local policies, laws, regulations, as well as department policies and procedures
    - Understand the Principles and practices of contract preparations, negotiations, and administration
    - Possess, or have the ability to obtain, a valid Class C California driver's license

    Core Competencies
    - Effective Communicator
    - Team Builder
    - Strategic Thinker
    - Politically Astute
    - Results Oriented
    - Technically Knowledgeable

    Handout City_of_to__senior_engineer_brochure.pdf1.98 MB · PDF
    Link to Job / Firm Website http://www.toaks.org/jobs
    Contact Information for Applicant


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