Are you a Professional Engineer who has a minimum of six years of comprehensive and varied municipal engineering experience in urban planning, capital projects, residential development, and commercial development? As the City Engineer, you’ll be the sole Engineer for the city and responsible for reviewing and approving all plans. You’ll supervise one journey-level Engineering Technician; and you’ll consult with government officials and private parties daily regarding proposed and current projects, offering your expertise to ensure plans are compliant with all Federal, State and local laws.
This is a fast-paced position which requires the ability to thoroughly and accurately review a wide variety of plans, serve as the subject matter expert for the city, and perform all duties of a City Engineer.
The ideal candidate has all of the experience, education, knowledge, skills and abilities in the job description; and the ability to make an impact beginning the first day of work, continuing the progress of current and scheduled projects.
This position is open until filled. Apply before May 23rd to be included in the first review of applications.
About City of Lake Stevens
Lake Stevens is generally a residential community with access to numerous commercial, retail and recreational opportunities. Of course, the crown jewel of the community is the lake itself, which boasts some of the greatest water recreational opportunities in the county. Lake Stevens is also uniquely situated, being close to the lake, ocean, and Cascade mountains, to take advantage of many outdoor activities. The Lake Stevens Schools are excellent and, coupled with a city priority of parks and increased walkability, makes Lake Stevens an ideal place to raise a family.
The City of Lake Stevens operates under the mayor-council system. The city’s motto, “One Community Around the Lake”, embodies our quality of life, top-ranked school district, and the City Council’s commitment to providing excellent services and amenities for its residents.
Why City of Lake Stevens?
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Physical Demands and Work Environment
While performing the duties of this job, the incumbent is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; talk; and hear. The incumbent frequently is required to sit for extended periods of time and type on a keyboard for extended periods of time. Work is usually performed in an indoor office environment, subject to driving to offsite locations to review/inspect progress of assigned projects or to investigate complaints. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may occasionally be exposed to outdoor weather conditions, noxious odors, uneven terrain, different heights and depths of surfaces, vehicle traffic, and individuals who are irate or hostile. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate in the office and loud to very loud in the field.
Please see the attached questionnaire for position specific physical requirements and typical working conditions. The physical demands and work environment characteristics described in the attached form are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disability to perform the essential functions.
Evening or variable hours to attend meetings will be required.
Education and Experience Guidelines:
Knowledge of and skilled in:
License, Certificate and Other Requirements
How to Apply
In order to be considered for this opportunity, please include the following with your online application:
The City of Lake Stevens is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, color, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, marital status, genetic information, veteran’s status, disability, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.
There are no limitations to who's a best fit to serve this community. If we contact you for an interview and you need specific accommodations, please let us know. We're happy to make the arrangements. We’ll need to know ten (10) days in advance to make sure we get you situated, so call Human Resources at (425) 622-9400 or email HR@lakestevenswa.gov. You're also welcome to mail your request to City of Lake Stevens Human Resources, P.O. Box 257, Lake Stevens, WA 98258.
|2306 131st Ave NE, Lake Stevens||
|Snohomish County Only||This job is either located or can be performed in Snohomish County|
|Estimated Start Date||2021/06/10|
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