This position oversees the planning, design, construction and environmental permitting of City projects with a primary focus on solid waste infrastructure and daily operations. Supervisory responsibilities include the following: the preparation and review of contract drawings and documents; the preparation, revision, updating, and distribution of the department's standards on details and specifications, estimating, and preparation of project specifications; and the control and inspection of City solid waste projects. Additional duties include preparing budgets by projecting resource needs and determining funding priorities for a division or section; writing analytical reports; establishing design and construction schedules and monitoring the progress of various projects; administering service contracts between the City and vendors, consultants, temporary employees, etc.; and writing/oversight of Request for Statement of Qualifications to solicit interest in work from consulting engineers. Supervision is exercised over professional and paraprofessional engineering employees and contractors engaged in design, review, estimating, inspections, materials testing, surveying, mapping, drafting, and other related engineering and environmental work.
The current vacancy is in the Public Works Department and will be based at the 27th Avenue Transfer Station. Regular weekly travel to other worksites will be required. A significant requirement of this position is overseeing and directing City staff and contractor activities associated with the environmental compliance for Solid Waste Diversion and Disposal operations.
Work hours are 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday.