119-190 Civil Engineering I/II/Sr

  • City of Overland Park
  • 8500 Santa Fe Drive, Overland Park, KS, USA
  • Nov 19, 2019
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Civil Engineer I/II/Sr
119-190

The City of Overland Park has a Civil Engineer position available in the Public Works Department. Responsibilities: Manages the design and construction of thoroughfare, street, bridge, storm sewer and maintenance projects with primary emphasis on stormwater maintenance and improvements. Prepares plans, specifications and contract documents for engineering projects. Administers Overland Park Municipal Codes 15.09 relating to stormwater detention. Operates computer software to assist in the administration of Overland Park Municipal Codes. Responds to citizen inquiries. Assists in the operation and maintenance of the flood warning system. Provides leadership for all team-based activities to include project management team and task groups. Participates in the development of the five-year Capital Improvement Program. Coordinates engineering-related activities with other Department divisions, City departments, other governmental agencies, etc. Develops project-related briefings and presentations for the Governing Body, City Manager, citizen groups and professional organizations. Requirements: Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or a related engineering field of study to gain formal knowledge of hydraulic design, hydrology, street design, structural analysis and design, and other engineering principles and practices. Possession of Engineer-In-Training Certification within twelve months of hiring. Possession of an appropriate valid driver's license. Must maintain an insurable driving record. Civil Engineer II: Above requirements including education and certifications plus Professional Engineer registration in the State of Kansas or registration in another state with State of Kansas registration required within one year of hiring. Four years of experience in the civil engineering field or an equivalent level of experience. Civil Engineer Senior: Above requirements including education and certifications plus six years of civil engineering design, or an equivalent level of experience required. Three years project management/engineering design/construction management preferred. No City residency requirement. Must successfully pass a background check, drug screen, and physical exam. 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mon.-Fri. $4,466-$8,112/month. Open until filled. Apply online, attach a resume, cover letter and view your online application at www.opkansas.org. If unable to apply online, visit the HR Office between 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., M-F.


City of Overland Park
Human Resources Dept.
8500 Santa Fe Drive
Overland Park, KS 66212
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