City of Fort Worth

The stunning and sprawling City of Fort Worth is one of the fastest-growing cities in the U.S. And it’s no wonder — With great neighborhoods, scenic terrain and a rich history of arts and culture, paired with world-class opportunities for business and education, it’s not only fun to visit Fort Worth, it’s even more rewarding to call it home. Fort Worth truly offers all the benefits and amenities of a bustling metropolitan city, while keeping the small-town charm that keeps it unpretentious and charismatic in all the right ways. Designated as one of America’s “Most Livable Communities” by the Partners for Livable Communities, the city truly offers a melting pot of culture, commerce, community and yes, cowboys 

Great Neighborhood:

The scenery truly can’t be beat. Big Texas skies, open lakes, and ample walking, running and cycling paths combined with a Blue Zone Health Initiative have put Fort Worth well on its way to being one of the healthiest cities in the U.S. 

The City of Cowboys and Culture: “One of the Fastest-Growing Cities in the US”:

Fort Worth is one of the largest cities in the United States in terms of sheer size with almost 350 square miles of land in three counties. Located in North Central Texas, Fort Worth is the fifth-largest city in Texas and the 13th largest in the U.S. 

Exciting Growth & Future Development:

One of the most fascinating aspects of the City of Fort Worth is its almost unprecedented growth over the past several years. Both in terms of population and industry, and as the 16th largest city in the United States, Fort Worth is truly booming — which presents both challenges and opportunities to truly develop this city in the right way. Every 24 minutes a new person moves to Fort Worth, so we’re looking for candidates who can embrace an ever-growing and changing environment and improve on it with solutions that work for the entire community of Fort Worth. 

Vision:

Fort Worth’s vision is to be the most livable and best-managed city in the country. We’ll do this by taking care of our citizens, implementing the highest quality standards in our schools, continually improving the neighborhoods we thrive in and the facets of the city that make our town so unique.

 

 

 

   

 

4 job(s) at City of Fort Worth

City of Fort Worth, TX Fort Worth, Texas, United States
May 21, 2020
Full Time
Requisition Number: 59599 Department: Transportation Public Works A Professional Engineer job is available with The City of Fort Worth with the City's Traffic signal team to provide signal operation and traffic signal design services. Individuals in the position will develop and implement signal timing plans for synchronized systems throughout the city. Responsibilities include: retiming corridors, implementation of traffic signal timing plans; utilizing state-of-the-art advanced traffic management system and transit priority system; configuring and programming traffic signal devices. This position will also provide technical support to plan, design and implement transportation projects; reviewing, designing and implementing traffic signal projects using the latest available design and drafting software. The Professional Engineer job responsibilities include: Conduct traffic studies, traffic flow patterns. The installation and/or modification of traffic signals; and other traffic-related activities. Responding to citizen and vendor requests (as assigned). Mentoring junior engineer or techs and assisting Senior Engineers with traffic signal projects/contracts. Ability to communicate concisely and accurately both orally and in writing is required. Possess enthusiasm to learn and demonstrate strong interpersonal skills. Be able to interact with consultants, stakeholders, and citizens. Be results focused, able to prioritize and pay attention to detail. Have excellent communications skills. Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in civil engineering or related field. Two (2) years of experience as a Professional Engineer of which two years must be in traffic signal operation and design. Registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Texas. (If licensed in another state, continued employment will be contingent upon obtaining registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Texas within six months of employment). A valid Driver's License. Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of the latest versions of the Texas Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (TMUTCD), Highway Capacity Manual (TRB HCM 2010), AASHTO Manual for Geometric Designs of Highways and Streets. Retiming signalized corridors. Develop and review and Traffic signal designs and specifications. AutoCAD SYNCHRO Highway Capacity Software (HCS) MS Office - Word, Excel and Power point Engineering analysis tools and studies experience. Community meeting experience Closing Date/Time: 6/19/20
City of Fort Worth, TX Fort Worth, Texas, United States
May 21, 2020
Full Time
Requisition Number: 59600 Department: Transportation Public Works A Sr. Professional Engineer position is available with the City of Fort Worth Transportation and Public Works Department's Capital Delivery Division to lead teams in the development and project initiation of complex capital infrastructure projects which are primarily stormwater-related but could include streets, traffic improvements, waterlines, sewer lines, paving, streetlights, signals, bridges, railroad crossings, and other infrastructure features. The candidate must have a strong technical background, be a problem solver, able to work within tight time constraints, be able to work independently under the direction of an Engineering Manager, have strong interpersonal and leadership skills and possess good oral and written communication skills. A significant amount of contact with the public will be required. The successful candidate must be able to work effectively with City officials, residents, commercial entities, and other agencies. The Sr. Professional Engineer job responsibilities include: Responsible for performing professional civil engineering work. Leading teams to evaluate stormwater-related issues. Develop the scope, schedule, and budget for stormwater infrastructure capital improvement projects to address these issues. Tasks will include managing consultants, reviewing consultant plans and specifications, conducting public meetings, reviewing contracts, amendments, and invoices, and performing other tasks as needed. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil engineering or a related field and Three (3) years of professional civil engineering experience as a registered professional engineer Two (2) years must relate to infrastructure capital improvement projects (may overlap). Possession of registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Texas. If licensed in another state, continued employment will be contingent upon obtaining registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Texas within six months of employment. Possession of, or the ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid Texas Driver's License. Preferred Qualifications: Four (4) years of experience in stormwater management, such as hydrologic and hydraulic studies, drainage and grading design, stormwater system modelling and planning, floodplain modelling, or infrastructure design experience Two (2) years of experience in infrastructure capital projects, such as design or project delivery, of stormwater, street, traffic control, and water and wastewater facilities projects. May overlap with 4 years of stormwater management experience. Experience with FEMA regulations and floodplain permitting. PMP certification. Understanding of the PMBOK, an industry-recognized project management standard. Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and Power Point and Adobe Pro Ability to effectively manage competing priorities, and produce deliverables on time and within budget. Strong history of delivering exceptional customer service. Excellent verbal and written communications skills, including the ability to present complex concepts clearly and effectively. Closing Date/Time: 6/19/20
City of Fort Worth, TX Fort Worth, Texas, United States
May 17, 2020
Full Time
Requisition Number: 59590 Department: Transportation Public Works A Project Manager job is available with The City of Fort Worth with the Capital Delivery Division Mobility Infrastructure Improvements team. The selected candidate will perform project management duties and professional engineering work including assisting with project planning, executing design and construction contracts, prepare and review cost estimates as well as conduct reviews, evaluates and approves engineering and construction documents including plans, contract documents, technical specifications, environmental documents and other reports such as feasibility and traffic studies. The Professional Engineer - Project Manager job responsibilities include: Responsible for the administration and monitoring of assigned projects including managing scope, budgets and schedules to ensure efficiency in project delivery. Assigned under the supervision of a Senior Professional Engineer and will be responsible for delivering complex engineering projects involving. Interagency coordination with Texas Department of Transportation, Tarrant County, Public Arts Council, North Central Texas Council of Governments, Railroad companies, other municipalities. Coordinate with other city departments in order to coordinate and expedite project activities. The Project Manager will provide support to the Senior Project Manager Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in civil engineering or related field. Four (4) years of increasingly responsible civil engineering experience of which two years must be in transportation infrastructure projects such as roadway, intersection improvements, signals, street lights, roundabouts and sidewalks. Registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Texas. (If licensed in another state, continued employment will be contingent upon obtaining registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Texas within six months of employment). A valid Driver's License. Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of the latest version of the ASSHTO Manual for Geometric Designs of Highways and Streets Microsoft Office including Sharepoint and One Note Knowledge in the use of Bluebeam software for plan review Working knowledge of scheduling software such as Primavera P18 Risk management assessment strategist Project Management Professional certification or Construction Management Agent certification Experience working in a municipal or government environment Community meeting experience Closing Date/Time: 5/23/20
City of Fort Worth, TX Fort Worth, Texas, United States
May 17, 2020
Full Time
Requisition Number: 59589 Department: Transportation Public Works A Senior Professional Engineer job is available with the City of Fort Worth Transportation and Public Works Department's Capital Delivery Division. The positon will serve in the capacity of a Senior Project Manager to lead teams comprised of engineering consultants, inspectors, and graduate engineers in the management and execution of complex and dynamic arterial projects. These projects include: roadway and sidewalk paving, drainage and bridge design; intersection and safety improvements; water/sewer line relocations; street lighting; railroad crossings and streetscape infrastructure improvements. The Senior Professional Engineer provides direct support to the Engineering Manager and will assist in the development and implementation of policies, procedures, goals and objectives; monitor work activities; and make recommendations for changes and improvements to existing standards and procedures. The ideal candidate must be able to work within very tight time constraints, and have strong interpersonal and leadership skills, the ability to work independently under the direction of an Engineering Manager; and possess good oral and written communication skills. The Senior Professional Engineer job responsibilities include: Responsible for performing project management and professional civil engineering work to deliver arterial infrastructure projects as listed previously, while coordinating with a variety of stakeholders to deliver projects on schedule and on budget. Creating the project management plan for each project (including the project charter, risk register, and communication plan); managing the scope, schedule, and budget of each project. Undertaking design reviews of consultant prepared construction drawings and specifications; Conducting design review meetings and public meetings. Managing professional services and construction contracts. Performing construction management; processing amendments, change orders and task orders. Reviewing and approving payment requests; and performing other tasks as needed while utilizing City of Fort Worth software/systems and processes. Assisting in the development and growth of younger engineers as well as providing input to executive leadership in the enhancement of our City processes and creation of work instructions. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil engineering or a related field. Three (3) years of professional civil engineering experience as a registered professional engineer. Two (2) years must relate to major roadway design and construction projects and/or infrastructure design/review of private development projects (may overlap with the above) Possession of registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Texas. If licensed in another state, continued employment will be contingent upon obtaining registration as a Professional Engineer within the State of Texas within six months of employment. Possession of, or the ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid Texas Driver's License. Preferred Qualifications: Municipal government and supervisory experience Comprehensive capital project delivery program in design, construction, inspection and close out. Contract administration of major roadway projects which include storm water systems, traffic safety features; intersection improvements including signals and roundabouts; and water/sewer facilities. High expertise in the application of Federal, State and Industry standards and guidelines such AASHTO, MUTCD, ITE trip generation guide, ADA and NCHRP report 672. Five (5) years of experience in street design and preparing contract documents. Five (5) years of professional civil engineering experience as a registered professional engineer. Five (5) years of experience on major roadway design and construction projects and/or infrastructure design/review of private development projects. Experience in the requirements of Federally funded projects. Local Government Project Procedures (LGPP) qualification Understanding of the PMBOK, an industry-recognized project management standard Project Management Professional (PMP) certification Closing Date/Time: 5/23/20