Civil Engineer

City of Cedar Falls | Cedar Falls, IA

Posted Date 4/15/2018

The City of Cedar Falls is seeking higher level Civil Engineer candidates. Duties may involve professional civil engineering work including, but not limited to, designing, recommending, supervising, and contract administration of public infrastructure projects; preparing, reviewing and negotiating cost estimates; drafting plans and specifications; collecting site data; reviewing and approving consultant design plans for new subdivisions; and providing complex staff support to the City Engineer, including completion of reports, letters, proposals, surveys, and studies.  Duties may also include supervising technical and possibly professional staff.

Individual will prepare computerized drawings, complete complex engineering calculations, and project quantities for payment, as well as respond to inquiries regarding code compliance and complaints. Position may assist in the selection, evaluation, and training of professional and technical staff and may be involved with budget administration, service goals, objectives, and practices.  Candidates must have the ability to operate computer aided drafting software and have knowledge of construction, civil engineering, and management principles, practices, and techniques.

Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university with major course work in civil engineering or related field; possession of, or ability to obtain, a State of Iowa Professional Engineering (PE) license; a minimum of 2-3 years of technical engineering experience; and a valid driver’s license with good driving record. Post-offer, pre-employment physical and drug screen also required.  Full-time benefit package is available and salary will be dependent upon candidate qualifications.   Salary range:  $67,017- $108,908.

For consideration, submit certificate or licensure documentation, completed application (available from Cedar Falls City Hall or, resume, and cover letter w/salary requirements to: City of Cedar Falls, Finance & Business Operations-Civil Engineer, 220 Clay Street, Cedar Falls, IA 50613 or to  Preferred deadline for candidate materials is May 1st at 4:30 p.m., but the position will remain open until filled.

Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Mid Level

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