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Minimum Qualifications:

· Degree from a four (4) year college or university with a degree in physics, biology, civil engineering, environmental science, mathematics or a closely related field

· Minimum of two (2) years previous professional civil engineering experience


· Valid California Driver’s License

· Possession of or ability to obtain the State of California certification as a visible emissions evaluator within one (1) year of employment.

· Possession of an Engineer-in-Training Certificate (required to fill position at Range 144)

· Possession of a License as a Professional Engineer (required to fill position at Range 150)

Duties and Responsibilities:

· Performs engineering evaluations for stationary sources of air pollution; prepares permits; administers grant programs; conducts routine inspections, investigations and evaluations of existing and potential sources of air contaminants in industrial, commercial and residential establishments for the purpose of detection, prevention, abatement and control of air pollution in accordance with applicable laws, rules and regulations; collects and enters data on technical systems; prepares reports and recommendations relative to assigned areas of responsibility; tracks, reviews, interprets and reports/makes recommendations on complex rules and regulations; and responds to inquiries from the public. Incumbents work with minimal supervision seeking assistance only as new or unusual situations arise;

· Investigates complaints of potential violations; issues violation notices, warning, and takes other corrective action as appropriate;

· Perform technical operations such as checking documents, assisting in creating or modifying databases, diagrams, permits, and appraisals;

· Perform field and/or site inspections;

· Perform complex data entry that requires knowledge of specialized computer programs and/or systems;

· Assembles evidence and prepares cases against code violators; provides court testimony, as required;

· Coordinates inspection/enforcement activities with other agencies;

· Provides technical assistance to regulated facilities, private industry, individuals, and other agencies as required;

· Makes recommendations on alternative methods and equipment to ensure compliance;

· Operates a variety of vehicles and special equipment, including set up and maintenance; operates and calibrates various pieces of air monitoring equipment, gasoline station test equipment, power and hand tools, measuring devices, ect.;

· May perform complex but routine mathematical calculations;

· Create letters, memorandums, reports, minutes and other correspondence with a minimum of direction;

· Reviews private project development plans for compliance with codes, regulations, and standards, adequacy of applications for permits and compliance with approved plans;

· Determines applicable codes, regulations, and requirements for assigned projects;

· Coordinates the preparation of, or develops, engineering plans, specifications and estimates, coordinates require advertising for bids, reviews construction bids and makes necessary recommendations based on lowest and best bids, competency of vendors and consultants, and selection criteria;

· Assists in project management for the construction of the municipal public works projects;

· Oversees assigned projects to ensure contractor compliance with time and budget parameters for the project;

· Assists in the preparation of water, storm drainage, and street system maps, data bases, and comprehensive plans;

· Maintains the engineering library and infrastructure records;

· Assures as-built records of projects, and documents necessary changes for the operation and maintenance programs. Responds to public or other inquiries relative to engineering procedures on specific projects and other information;

· Reviews utility permits, street use permits, franchise utility permits, etc.;

· Maintains regular contact with consulting engineers, construction project engineers, city, county, state and federal agencies, professional and technical groups and the general public regarding division activities and services. Assists in the evaluation of transportation and traffic impacts of development proposals, permits, rezones plats, etc. Prepares traffic, utility and other studies and reports;

· Assists in intersection signal and channelization design.

· Assists in the inspection, evaluation and financial scenarios in the development and frequent maintaining of pavement management systems;

· Coordinates sidewalk inspection, maintenance and enforcement programs;

· Monitors inter-governmental actions affecting public works operations;

· Assists in the training of other city personnel in public works design and construction techniques;

· Knowledge of applicable software common to the industry such as Autodesk, Microsoft Office, Arc GIS, infrastructure modeling and structural analysis;

· Other duties may be assigned.


Minimum Education and Experience

Minimum Months of Experience: 48
Education Required: Bachelor's
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Reference Check
  • Minimum Hourly Wage: 23
    Maximum Hourly Wage: 42