Civil Engineer, Associate

  • 3 County Center Drive, Oroville, California
  • Oct 01, 2020
Full Time Engineering

Job Description


Under general supervision, performs a variety of journey-level professional civil engineering work.

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Essential Job Functions

Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following tasks, knowledge, skills and other characteristics. The list that follows is not intended as a comprehensive list; it is intended to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities. Incumbent(s) may not be required to perform all duties listed, and may be required to perform additional, position-specific tasks.
  • Plans, assigns and directs the work of professional and paraprofessional staff in the planning, design, surveying and construction of assigned public works projects, including landfills, roads, bridges, rights of way, drainage systems, traffic signals and related structures.
  • Coordinates the work of multiple project design and construction teams, including work scheduling, scoping and budgeting.
  • Performs complex engineering activities and calculations related to design, construction and project management, including reports, records and correspondence.
  • Directs staff and performs field inspections and testing of various projects; coordinates traffic studies and land surveying.
  • Prepares agreements and contracts for approval by department management.
  • Monitors the activities of the landfill and facilities and prepares reports for submittal to regulatory agencies.
  • Directs staff and performs the preparation of maps, plans, charts or diagrams; confers with Department supervisors to discuss technical and policy issues during the preliminary and design stages of projects.
  • Confers with officials of other government agencies, utility companies, consultants and land developers regarding construction and design regulation and policy issues.
  • Collects and compiles data for budget and long-term funding calculations, quarterly tax payments and revenues due to the county from landfill operations.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related field.
  • Four (4) years of professional civil engineering experience in construction, design or traffic engineering.A Master's degree in Civil Engineering may substitute for one (1) year of experience.
  • Registration as a Professional Civil Engineer with the State of California.
  • Valid State of California driver's license is required.
  • Employees hired into this classification must file statements of economic interest with the Butte County Clerk/Recorder.

Environmental Factors and Conditions/Physical Requirements

  • Work is performed primarily in an outdoor environment.
  • May be required to lift and carry items less than 50 pounds.
  • May be exposed to dangerous machinery, potential physical harm, hazardous chemicals, extreme weather conditions and infectious diseases.

Job Address

3 County Center Drive, Oroville, California 95965 United States View Map