Under general direction, to perform responsible and difficult engineering work in the design, investigation, construction and inspection of public works and facilities; to perform a variety of administrative engineering functions; to perform related work as required.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk and hear and smell.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works in outside weather conditions. The employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and in high, precarious places and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, risk of electrical shock, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate.
Knowledge of: Principles and practices of engineering as applied to public works or traffic; methods, materials and techniques used in the construction of complex public works projects; modern developments, current literature and sources of information regarding engineering; policies and procedures similar to those utilized by the City’s Community Services Department; computers and relevant software.
Experience: Two years of experience comparable to that of Assistant Engineer in the City of Chico.
Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil engineering supplemented by acquisition of an Engineer in Training Certificate.
Additional Requirement: Possession of a valid California Driver License.
Equivalency may be established pursuant to the City-Wide Classification Plan.
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