To learn more about the job, feel free to contact the hiring supervisor- Jeffrey L Leftwich at Jeff.Leftwich@mdc.mo.gov or at 573 5224115x3742.
Provide professional engineering services related to the Department’s infrastructure.
Essential Job Duties
Collaborate on multiple projects, providing engineering expertise and schedule adherence.
Design various types of structures.
Prepare plans and specifications, permit applications, contracts, estimates, etc.
Oversee and/or perform inspections, reviews, change orders, bids, etc.
Attend various meetings.
Work with design technicians, and hire/supervise consultants.
Act as a subject matter and building code expert to field staff.
Assist construction maintenance superintendents and their staff, as requested.
Develop scopes of work and prepare and negotiate contracts.
Ensure compliance with company policies, quality control, and business standards.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, or related field.
Four (4) years of relevant professional experience.
Registered Professional Engineer (PE) in the state of Missouri.
Must maintain a current, valid driver’s license.
Site, transportation, hydraulic, hydrologic and structural design experience.
**All applications must be submitted by May 17, 2019 at https://jobs.mdc.mo.gov/go/View-All-Job-Opportunities/4412600/.
** Any applications submitted through external links will not be reviewed.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge to prepare technical engineering reports, cost estimates and monthly contractors’ pay estimates for construction projects.
Knowledge to prepare technical specifications.
Ability to communicate and negotiate between engineers, contractors and contract superintendents.
Ability to use standard business software (spreadsheet and word processing) and civil design software (AutoCad, Civil 3D, Revit, Hydrology or similar).
Ability to define a problem, analyze relevant information, and develop solutions and solve problems.
Ability to maintain focus and intensity, and remain optimistic and persistent even under adversity.
Ability to develop and sustain cooperative working relationships with Department personnel, consulting engineers, geologist, planners and the general public.
Ability to develop new insights into situations and apply innovative solutions that make improvements.
Ability to make timely and effective decisions with available information or knowledge within own span of authority.
Ability to establish comprehensive and realistic plans of action to accomplish activities and evaluate progress.
Remain in a stationary position 70% or more of the time.
Operate a computer and other office productivity machinery.
Frequently communicate and exchange accurate information.
Clarity of vision at 20 inches or less.
Regularly lift up to 5 pounds, correctly lift up to 10 pounds.
Concentrated attention is required at all times.
Regular attendance is a necessary and essential function.
Additional Salary Information: Beginning salary is commensurate with experience.
Internal Number: 0001548D
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