2020-01-14 2020-01-21

Supervising Professional Engineer

St. Johns River Water Management District
  • Organization Type: Other
  • Location: Palatka, Florida
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54132
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Other
  • Location: Palatka, Florida
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54132
  • Organization Website

Bureau of District Projects and Construction

Job Summary:
This is supervisory professional engineering work directing construction management staff in planning, executing and quality assurance of water resource construction projects.

Job duties include:

  • Directs construction management staff in the planning, execution and quality control of water resources construction projects. Review work of licensed professional engineers. Monitors progress of assigned projects and provides assistance in moving projects towards completion.

  • Serves as the project manager for large and complex water resources construction projects. Resolves project issues with contractors, staff, external agencies, local governments and other stakeholders. Reviews design plans, specifications, change orders and construction progress reports. Performs and coordinates constructability reviews with project operations staff. Prepares and negotiates scopes of work. Tracks and schedules work orders with contractors, including staffing and billing. Conducts field duties for construction management, including inspection of levees, canals, culverts and pumps. Communicates with District staff and external stakeholders.

  • Serves as the communication linkage among project management, environmental sciences and engineering bureaus, and represents engineering bureau management in intra- and inter-divisional meetings.

  • General administration and participation in District/Division/Bureau project planning and budgeting. May also include contract administration duties such as developing scopes of work, evaluating proposals and review of invoices. Develops projects in conjunction with the other work units in accordance with the project delivery process.

Minimum Qualifications:
A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in environmental, civil, hydraulic, agricultural or water resource engineering, registration with the State of Florida as a Professional Engineer, and one year of subsequent experience directly related to the field in which the position is assigned. Two years of engineering experience in a supervisory capacity is required.

A masters or doctorate degree from an accredited college or university in environmental, civil, hydraulic, agricultural or water resource engineering can substitute for the required non-supervisory experience.

Additional Details:

Base Salary: $67,288.00 Starting salary commensurate with selected candidate’s competencies and qualifications.

Benefits include Florida Retirement System, health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, long-term disability, paid leave and holidays, professional development and wellness program.

Your application will receive careful consideration and, if selected for an interview, you will be contacted to schedule an appointment. St. Johns River Water Management District participates in E-Verify. E-Verify is an internet based system that allows businesses to determine the eligibility of their employees to work in the Unites States.

Equal Employment Opportunity/Veterans’ Preference/Drug-Free and Tobacco-Free Workplace

Location: Palatka

Closing Date: January 22, 2020

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