To supervise the performance of, and/or perform Civil Engineering work, including work of above average difficulty and responsibility. This position serves as a project engineer and group leader and performs related work as assigned.
Note: Current vacancy is within the Construction Management and Inspection section of the Engineering and Capital Projects Department. Under general direction, this position will oversee, supervise and coordinate the management of all stages of building projects, including capital improvement projects and to coordinate assigned activities with various divisions, outside agencies, and the general public.
Essential Functions: Manage and supervise contract work involved in the construction and renovation of City buildings, facilities, and parks; manage and prioritize workload to insure completion within established time schedule; ensure that construction or renovation work is being completed according to approved plans and contract specifications; administer Design-Build and Design-Bid-Build construction contracts for buildings, public work facilities and parks projects; coordinate and participate in special inspections through various stages of construction; maintain a daily journal for each project; research and provide reports on said projects and coordinate with other City departments; oversee and track all requests for information (RFIs) documents, change orders, architectural supplemental instruction (ASIs), and all correspondence relating to each project; perform daily quality control inspections on contract construction work in relation to public buildings and/or equipment; complete related work as required within specific time frames; conduct and attend weekly meetings with project team to verify the projects schedule and review any work change orders that may affect the outcome of the projects; coordinate with the Land Development and Building Division of the Development Services Department to ensure that all building plans and specifications are in compliance with all State and local building regulations; ensure contractor compliance with various government building regulations; prepare Design-Build and Design-Bid-Build contracts and bid specifications used for building, public works facilities and parks projects; participate in the preparation and writing of Council agenda statements; prepare work schedules, initiate the start of projects, and coordinate work with contractors, utility companies, and City departments; participate in the preparation of the CIP (Capital Improvement Project) budget; prepare cost estimates for budget recommendations, and monitor and control expenditures; prepare rough sketches and drawings; answer questions and provide information to the public; investigate complaints and recommend corrective action as necessary to resolve complaints.
Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
Experience:Three years of experience in civil engineering involving one or more of the following areas: building construction, design, construction inspection, surveying, preliminary project planning, subdivision map/plan review, traffic operations and planning, or other phases of engineering related to public works in a municipality; and
Training:Equivalent to a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil engineering or a related field.
License or Certificate: Possession of a certificate of registration as a professional civil engineer in the State of California. Valid California Class "C" Driver's License at time of appointment.
HOW TO APPLY
Apply online at www.chulavistaca.gov by 12:00 noon, November 8, 2019. Candidates whose applications indicate education and experience most directly related to the position will be invited to participate in the selection process. All notices will be sent via e-mail. If e-mail address is unavailable, notifications will be sent via standard U.S. mail.
The oral board is tentatively scheduled for November 26, 2019.
The City of Chula Vista is located at the center of one of the richest cultural, economic and environmentally diverse zones in the United States. It is the second-largest City in San Diego County with a population of 268,000. Chula Vista boasts more than 52 square miles of coastal landscape, canyons, rolling hills, mountains, quality parks, and miles of trails. Chula Vista is a leader in conservation and renewable energy, has outstanding public schools, and has been named one of the top safest cities in the country.
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