County of RiversideMoreno Valley 14310

serves the County's solid waste disposal needs by providing for efficient and effective landfilling of County non-hazardous waste, protecting the environment, and promoting recycling in order to ensure a safe and healthy community for current and future generations.

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Associate Engineer/associate Civil Engineer

County of Riverside
14310 Frederick St, Moreno Valley, CA 92553, United States
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Overview

ABOUT THE POSITION

The County of Riverside Department of Waste Resources has an opportunity for an Associate Engineer/Associate Civil Engineer to join the Engineering and Operations Division located in Moreno Valley. 

The ACE will report to an Engineering Manager in charge of Engineering/Operations/Permitting of several landfill sites. The Engineer will handle the responsibilities of assigning work, giving instruction, and resolving difficult engineering and administrative issues in connection with the day-to-day operations of active landfills, including safety, traffic control, surveying, and operation efficiency. Additionally, the position will direct the activities of a group of office engineering personnel in analyzing field data, preparing plans, profiles, maps, and related drawings necessary for construction. The Engineer will also perform regulatory permitting and compliance, long range planning and design, large scale Public Works Construction projects, staff training and development.



Other duties that will be assigned to the Engineer will be to perform complex engineering assessments, designs, and analyses to increase the overall efficiency of Department operations; and will provide technical information to officials of other governmental jurisdictions and the public.



The Department desires candidates that have experience in application of the fundamentals of civil engineering, with emphasis on surveying, hydrology, hydraulics, geotechnical, and environmental control in a landfill setting; as well have experience in the supervision of field staff including all levels of equipment operators and operation supervisory and lead staff. Candidates with experience with the following programs: Microstation and InRoads or Autodesk Civil 3D, Microsoft Office, hydrology programs, MS Projects and SureTrak, and familiarity with Arcview GIS as well have experience using the following survey equipment: GPS, Trimble Land Survey application and associated mapping software highly encouraged to apply.


The level at which the position will be filled is at the Department's discretion and is contingent upon the candidate's experience, qualifications and educational attainment.

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serves the County's solid waste disposal needs by providing for efficient and effective landfilling of County non-hazardous waste, protecting the environment, and promoting recycling in order to ensure a safe and healthy community for current and future generations.


EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES


• Assign work, give instructions and resolve difficult engineering and administrative problems in connection with directing the work involved in the planning, design and construction of highways, sanitary landfills, flood control and drainage structures, or review and approval of structural or grading plans.


• Direct the activities of a group of office engineering personnel in analyzing field data and preparing plans, profiles, maps, and related drawings necessary for construction work.

• Make or review stress analyses of structures such as bridges and hydraulic structures; perform  structural engineering analysis of proposed commercial, industrial and complex buildings and structures.


• Review grading, building and structure plans for conformity to uniform building codes, local ordinances, state regulations, and administrative policies.


• Assist and advise permit applicants in engineering and technical structural or grading problems; assist and participate in the in-service training programs of building inspectors and engineering technicians relative to grading and structural inspections.


• Supervise the preparation of structural drawings; prepare specifications and related contract documents to be used in advertising construction projects for bids.


• Provide technical information to officials of other governmental jurisdictions, other engineers and the public.


• Work with public utility companies in matters of facility relocation and right-of-way.


• Supervise the maintenance of the necessary records pertaining to survey and construction progress, job expenditures, budget programs, and work order balances; supervise the preparation of requests for change orders.


• Supervise the preparation of progress pay and final estimates on contracts.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
 Associate Engineer 

$43.32 - $56.29 Hourly 

90, 105.60 - $117,093.39 Annually 

Education: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in civil engineering. (Possession of a valid certificate as an Engineer-in-Training issued by the California State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers may substitute for the required education.)

Experience: Two years of professional civil engineering experience, including one year in either 1) the planning, design and construction of highways, sanitary landfills or flood control projects; 2) review and approval of grading or structural plans for permit issuance; or 3) performing air or water quality control. 

Associate Civil Engineer $46.35 - $60.72 Hourly 96,415.70 - $126,297.60 Annually 

License:  Possession of a valid certificate of registration as a Civil Engineer issued by the California State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers.
Experience

: Two years of professional civil engineering experience, that includes one year experience

in the planning, design, and construction of sanitary landfills and/or a related civil engineering discipline.
All Levels:
Knowledge of

: The fundamentals of civil engineering; mathematics and physics as applied to engineering; construction survey, stress analysis, hydraulic design, topographic mapping, analytical mechanics, and strength, properties and uses of construction materials; accepted practices of grading and structural plan review and approval; general methods and procedures of describing real property.


Ability to

: Direct the work of subordinate engineering personnel; design a variety of public works projects with skill and accuracy; perform difficult mathematical computations and keep neat and accurate field notes; review and approve grading and structural plans; make accurate drawings and maps; prepare technical reports; maintain cooperative working relationships with others.


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