City Engineer

  • Park City, Utah
  • Park City, Utah
  • Jun 07, 2019
Full Time Engineering Project Management Public Works
  • Salary: $100,000 Annually
  • Salary Top: $124,086
  • Phone: 206-368-0050
  • Apply By: Jul 14, 2019



Park City, Utah

Salary$100,000 - $124,086  


For a complete position profile, please visit the Prothman Company at and click on "Open Recruitments."


Park City, Utah, is located 32 miles southeast of Salt Lake City and is one of the most affluent and lively resort communities in the US. The amazing beauty of the rugged mountains surrounding Park City is complemented by over 100 restaurants and bars, open air concerts, numerous spas and health clubs, and a series of world-class events and festivals, including the prestigious Sundance Film Festival. The community features two world-class ski resorts, several golf courses, hiking and mountain biking trails, and nearby reservoirs for boating and fishing.  Park City has a permanent population of about 8,320 residents, a service population of roughly 25,400, and attracts over 3 million visitors annually. In 2008, it was chosen as one of the 20 "prettiest towns" in the US by Forbes Traveler Magazine, and in 2013, it was chosen as the Outside Magazine Best Town Ever.


Park City's Community Development Division consists of a Building Division, Planning Division, Engineering Division, and Transportation Division. The Engineering Division has the responsibility to coordinate, review and approve all private-funded public improvements initiated by the development community, beginning with design through the actual construction and eventual final acceptance. The division has a 2019 budget of $553,100 and operates with the City Engineer, Public Improvements Engineer, Public Improvements Inspector, and an Engineering Analyst.

Job Description

Under general direction from the Community Development Director, the City Engineer provides technical expertise as the City’s representative for the review of plans for private-sector-built public improvements and inspecting the private-sector construction projects. The City Engineer plans, implements and directs the programs and activities of the City’s Engineering Division, providing design expertise and project management for City capital improvement projects, including the Redevelopment Agency.

Job Requirements

A bachelor's degree in civil engineering or a related field, 5 years of responsible employment in direct charge of civil design, budgeting, construction, and management of heavy civil contraction projects, and 3-5 years of increasingly responsible personnel management experience is required. The selected candidate must obtain a valid driver’s license and register as a Professional Engineer in Utah within 6 months of hire. A master’s degree in a related field, and Project Management Professional certification is preferred.

Special Instructions

Park City is an Equal Opportunity Employer. First review: July 14, 2019 (open until filled). To apply online, visit Prothman at and click on "Submit Your Application" and follow the directions provided. Application materials will only be accepted electronically via the website. For questions, please call 206-368-0050.