This is a sub-professional civil engineering position with focus on routine civil engineering tasks such as design, survey and construction inspection. The incumbent may be assigned tasks related to design for public works projects such as the construction of streets, sewers and water systems. The incumbent may be assigned to computer-aided drafting and design work on various projects. The work is performed under the general supervision of an Assistant Engineer or higher lever Engineer with selective leeway allowed for the exercise of independent judgment on routine tasks that require moderate use of engineering theory. The incumbent may supervise sub-professional and technical assistants on specific assignments. Does related work as required.
Prepares plans and designs of engineering projects from notes and sketches; develops plans and designs for routine projects, develops costs estimates of public works projects such as street reconstruction, water and sewer works, may act as a member of the survey party; may supervise subordinate technical staff on specific tasks; and may be assigned work in the inspection of construction projects. Upon assignment from higher level engineers, conducts research on former project costs; responds to requests for information from the public and municipal officials on status of existing or proposed public works projects; and investigates complaints regarding construction and public works projects and operations.
This position involves the performance of beginning level professional civil engineering work. The work is primarily concerned with the design of civil engineering projects for the Public Works Department or in preparing specifications for private contractors. The incumbent also facilitates the implementation of special City projects such as a sidewalk rebate program. The work is performed under the general supervision of a senior level Engineer with wide leeway in exercising judgment in when and how work assignments will be completed. Supervision is exercised over a small number of sub-professional and technical employees. Does related work as required.
Supervises the design, drafting and standard detailing work in the planning, designing and inspection of street construction and public building renovation work: Upon request, assists public officials in the planning and design of public construction or reconstruction projects including feasibility studies and alternative action; Designs plans for the construction or repair of facilities and systems such as street curbs, sidewalks, sewer and water lines, culverts, bridges, Parks and Recreation buildings and fire houses; Designs, develops sketches and specifications for construction contracts for various City projects in Parks and Recreation, Water, Sewer, Maintenance and Streets: Inspects, reviews and investigates specified engineering problems and complaints during the construction or extension of water or sewer distribution systems; Supervises construction and assists Construction Inspectors on the more difficult or complex engineering problems; Assists in planning and policy formulation for future public construction projects.
(a) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered four year college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in civil engineering; or
(b) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered two year college with an Associate's Degree in engineering, architecture or related technologies and four years of technical engineering experience; or
(c) Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and six years of technical civil engineering experience; or
(d) An equivalent combination of training and experience within the limits of (a), (b), and (c).
This routine, but important work, involves shared responsibility during an assigned shift for the actual operation of a wastewater treatment plant. The work is carried out in accordance with procedures established to promote the efficient operation and maintenance of a Wastewater Treatment Plant with a point score of 76 or greater. The class differs from that of Wastewater Plant Operator Grade 2 by virtue of the responsibility of the incumbent for the assistance in shift operations, and by its increased supervisory duties. Work is performed under the general supervision of a higher-level Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator. Supervision is exercised over subordinate employees. Does related work as require.
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