The successful candidate for the Development Review Coordinator will be an engineer with an aptitude for collaborating on development issues. They will appreciate challenge and variety in their work, and possess the ability to work effectively in both the civil engineering field and in the planning and development community. This position will be responsible for coordinating the multi-faceted engineering review and permitting of land use and development proposals that impact the transportation network. This engineer will excel at coordinating engineering issues and concerns with land use applications, engineering plan reviews, permits, and construction of infrastructure improvements. They will collaborate extensively with citizens, engineers, architects, and developers, as well as with staff in other disciplines and other agencies, to solve development issues in a professional and expeditious manner. An Oregon Professional Engineering License is not required but is preferred. Applicants need to include the appropriate information on their application and in supplemental questions for preference consideration.
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING
A Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering or a closely related engineering degree; AND
Four (4) years of experience applying engineering theory, principles and methods, which include (2) years in the land development engineering or closely related field; OR
Any satisfactory equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience relevant to the position.
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS
Registration as an Engineer in Training (EIT). The requirement for the EIT (FE) may be waived if the applicant possesses a master's (or higher) degree that is highly pertinent to the specific position, or possesses a unique combination of work experience and skills that are especially pertinent to the needs of the position.
Must possess a current driver's license in the applicant's state of residence and an acceptable driving history. Marion County will obtain a copy of the driving record for all qualified applicants from Driver and Motor Vehicle Services and review the driving record according to the Marion County policy and procedure for Driving on County Business. The policy can be found at: http://apps.co.marion.or.us/APAP/.
Must pass a criminal history background investigation; however, conviction of a crime may not necessarily disqualify an individual for this classification.
This assignment is represented by a union.
This is a full-time position, which is eligible for overtime.
Typical Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, with flexibility depending upon the needs of the department and program.
Marion County is an Equal Opportunity Employer in the Mid-Willamette Valley. Located south of the Portland metropolitan area, Marion County stretches from the Willamette River to the Cascade Mountains encompassing nearly 1,200 square miles. Most of its population of 315,900 can reach the Pacific beaches in under two hours.
Marion County has 20 cities, including the State Capital, Salem. It is ...the largest producer of agriculture among Oregon's 36 counties. Marion County's economy is also based on government, with 38 of the largest state agencies based here, and on education as the site of Willamette University, Chemeketa Community College, and Corban University.
The county mission is to provide leadership on critical public policy issues, ensure fiscal accountability, and promote citizen empowerment to enhance the health, safety and livability of our communities.