Project Scheduling Specialist (Registered Engineer, Principal Engineering Technician, Graduate Engineer)

  • City of Kansas City, MO
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Sep 18, 2019
Full Time Engineering GIS and Surveying Public Works

Job Description

Full-time position available KC Water Engineering Facilities Division located at 4800 E. 63rd Street. Will be filled as Registered Engineer OR Principal Engineering Technician or Graduate Engineer.
Salary Range: Registered Engineer: $4,531-$7,534/month; Principal Engineering Technician: $3,957-$6,769/month; Graduate Engineer: $3,957-$6,769/month
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Application Deadline Date: Open Until Filled

*Employees who hold the exact position title, have successfully completed their 6-month probationary period, and wish to be considered for a lateral transfer into the posted position, must contact the department directly. All others interested must submit an application to be considered for this posted Job Opening.


Responsibilities

Supports management of multiple capital projects at the same time and in different stages of development from planning, budgeting and conceptual stages to construction, asset management and final close out. Manages utility maintenance contracts and coordinates with utility operations and maintenance staff on execution of work through maintenance contracts. Analyzes Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in areas such as project scheduling, management, execution and staff resources; their impact on the department's mission; and results of corrective actions. Develops presentations for team meetings, track KPIs, create reports for Engineering Division Managers. Maintain and create new, as needed, documentation for all standard operating procedures. Works with various divisions to ensure accurate and timely processing of data. Run software application queries and other reports to analyze data and make recommendations. Performs other duties as assigned.


Qualifications

Registered Engineer REQUIRES professional engineer registration. Within 6 months of hire date, must be registered as a professional engineer with Missouri Board for Professional Architects, Engineers and Land Surveyors. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen as prescribed by the City.

Principal Engineering Technician REQUIRES high school graduation and 12 years of related and increasingly responsible experience in engineering drawing, mapping, automated mapping, GIS and equipment or CADD, engineering, land survey, construction inspection and related fields; OR high school graduation and possession of the Level IV Certification as an Engineering Technician (ET) as issued by the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET) or a Registered Land Surveyors License as issued by the Missouri Board of Architects, Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors; OR an acceptable combination of qualifying education and experience. Must possess a valid state-issued driver's license in accordance with City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.

Graduate Engineer REQUIRES graduation from an ABET accredited four year college or university with major course work in any professionally recognized architectural/engineering discipline as required by the hiring authority.

Preference given to applicants with a Bachelor's degree with major course work in Construction Engineering, Construction Science, Construction Management, Engineering or related field and/or PMI PMP Certification (Project Management Institute Project Management Professional).


Other Information

URGENT!!! CRITICAL RECRUITMENT INFORMATION

QUESTIONS REGARDING AVIATION POSITIONS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO THE AVIATION DEPARTMENT AT 816-243-3010.

POSITIONS POSTED FOR THE WATER SERVICES DEPARTMENT ARE FOR THE WATER SERVICES DEPARTMENT ONLY . QUESTIONS REGARDING THESE POSITIONS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO 816-513-0253.

IF YOU SEE THE SAME POSITION TITLE POSTED FOR A DIFFERENT DEPARTMENT, YOU MUST SUBMIT A SEPARATE APPLICATION TO BE CONSIDERED BY THE OTHER CITY DEPARTMENT.

The evaluation of applications is based only on the information submitted by the application deadline. Therefore, in order to have your application properly considered, you should include all relevant dates, i.e., attendance at educational institutions, date degree(s) conferred, etc. Further, you should provide detailed description of relevant work experience/dates, including months/years of employment. Failure to submit a completed application may eliminate you from the selection process. Resumes may be filed to determine eligibility, but an official City application must be completed prior to appointment.

For positions requiring college education as part of the minimum requirement and/or an equivalency, the minimum education requirement is high school graduation. The requirement of "high school graduation" also includes the state-issued GED certificate.

For positions that require an accredited degree, qualifying professional, responsible experience must be obtained AFTER receipt of the accredited degree.

Unless otherwise stated, the requirement of "an accredited" degree includes only those degrees obtained from colleges or universities listed with the U. S. Department of Education and recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education.

If claiming military veterans preference points, you must attach a copy of your DD-214 or other qualifying documents prior to the application deadline.

Applications submitted in person or by USPS mail must be received by the published Application Deadline, 5:00P.M., C.T. Applications submitted by FAX or online must be received by the published Application Deadline, midnight, C.T.

All positions require successful completion of a pre-employment criminal history/background check. Non-residents, if appointed, must establish residency within the city limits of Kansas City, MO within nine months.

The City of KCMO is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. EOE.

POLICY OF NON DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY
The City of KCMO does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation should contact the KC Water Human Resources Division at (816) 513-0253.