City of Deltona
  • 22-Jan-2020 (MST)
  • Public Works
  • Deltona, FL, USA
  • 36.36
  • Full Time

City Engineer
ISSUE DATE: 1/22/2020
CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled
ELIGIBILITY: Internal & External
LOCATION:  Public Works
One (1) Regular Full-Time Exempt Vacancy
Anticipated Hiring Range: 
Salary:  $75,628.80 - $102,315.20 (Hourly breakdown: $36.36 - $49.19)
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Under general supervision of the Public Works Director, performs complex professional, analytical work requiring considerable independent judgment in providing office and engineering support in plan review and field engineering support for environmental, water, wastewater, streets and drainage and other utility projects and programs ensuring technical competence and compliance with all current codes and criteria. Performs related work as directed.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (Not all inclusive): 

Plans, directs and coordinates the design and inspection of construction projects to ensure compliance with engineering plans, City code and other regulations.

Directs the review of project reports, engineering plans, construction specifications, and contract documents prepared by in-house staff and outside consultants.

Coordinates implementation of capital improvement projects and ensures projects are on schedule

Drafts, modifies, and reviews agreements for utility operations including utility service, territorial, consultant, development and utility relocation agreements.

Performs design and specification criteria, construction engineering inspections, dispute resolution and monitoring contract budgets. Assists in preparing requests for proposals and bid documents related to the construction of roadways, bridges, right-of-way permits, buildings and infrastructure.

Responsible for developing and updating engineering standards for water, wastewater, etc.

Permits Capital Improvement Projects. Renew Wastewater operating permits and Consumptive Use Permits. Must be familiar with regulations relating to permits.

Assist Utility Director in planning for future capital expenditures, budget preparation and expenditures for the Utility Department.

Represents the City in meetings and correspondence with public officials, citizens, and regulatory agencies. Prepares or reviews reports, agreements, ordinances, resolutions, and prepares comments and recommendations for various actions.

Provides engineering services, permitting and technical review for project concepts, plans, and specifications; reviews and monitors project progress. Maintains cognizance of regulations, laws, and rules concerning issues affecting areas of responsibility, modifies/updates policy and procedures accordingly.

Provides input in the development of short and long range plans; gathers and interprets, and prepares data for studies, reports and recommendations; coordinates department activities with other departments and agencies as needed.

Provides professional advice to supervisors; make presentations to supervisors, boards, commissions, civic groups and the general public.

Provides input to facilitate efficient day to day operations. Evaluates impacts on utilities due to annexations / road projects, etc., and conveys utility concerns to other departments and government agencies.

Assures that assigned areas of responsibility are performed within budget; performs cost control activities; monitors revenues and expenditures in assigned area to assure sound fiscal control; prepares annual budget requests; assures effective and efficient use of budgeted funds, personnel, materials, facilities, and time.

Prepares a variety of studies, reports and related information for decision-making purposes.  Additional DutiesPerforms related work as assigned.


Minimum Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field; supplemented by 2-5 years previous experience and/or training that includes design, construction and permitting experience. This position also requires experience with fiscal, operations and personnel responsibilities; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Florida Professional Engineer license required.

Please upload your degree with your application prior to posting closing through the resume tab.
LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS: Must posses and maintain Florida Registered Engineer (PE) certification or the ability to obtain registration within six (6) months of employment. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Driver's License.
BENEFITSFull City benefits to include Florida Retirement System, paid employee health/dental, accrued vacation, sick leave, and more.
Veteran Preference in appointment will be given to those eligible.
In order to be eligible for Veteran Preference you must furnish a Department of Defense document, commonly known as form DD-214 (Member 4 Copy recommended) or military discharge papers, or equivalent certification from the DVA, listing military status, dates of service and discharge type PRIOR TO CLOSING DATE OF THE JOB POSTING. Please redact social security number and date of birth information from all documents submitted.
In addition, the disabled veteran shall also furnish a document from the Department of Defense, the DVA, or the Department certifying that the veteran has a service-connected disability
If you require an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application/selection process, you must notify the Human Resources Department at 386-878-8750 at least 48 hours (excluding weekends and holidays) prior to the meeting or activity.
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