Development Services Project Engineer

  • City of Tyler
  • Tyler, Texas
  • Sep 28, 2021
Full Time Construction and Skilled Trades Engineering Utilities Water and Wastewater Treatment Other Non-Management
  • Salary: 85,000.00 USD
  • Salary Top: 110,000.00
  • Negotiable/DOQ: Yes
  • Phone: 903-531-1195
  • Apply By: Nov 02, 2021



The primary function is to provide professional engineering work in the design, investigation, and construction of private development including public infrastructure.

Job Description


  • Coordinate developer and contractor requirements to connect to the City’s utility systems, including water, sanitary sewer, and storm drainage.
  • Review and manage development projects, including plat applications, subdivision plans, building permit applications, and water/sewer connections, to meet City regulations.
  • Review, approve, and process final construction plans for subdivision developments and water/sewer connection permits.
  • Support development by answering questions, meeting with walk-in customers, attending predevelopment meetings, researching archived plans, and visiting project sites.
  • Process Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans and earthwork permits for private development projects.
  • Review and approve easements and abandonments by separate instrument.
  • Must be able to sit and turn 8 hours daily; stand and walk 6 hours daily; bend and stoop 2 hours daily; kneel and balance 1 hour daily.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to interact with developers, public, and other City Departments.
  • CAD and/or ArcGIS skills are a plus.
  • Must be able to operate a PC, including Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent organization skills for maintaining department files and databases.


  • Must have a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or related field.
  • Prefer two (2) years’ experience in Civil Engineering.
  • Must be an EIT or P.E. in good standing in the State of Texas.
  • A certified floodplain manager or ability to achieve certification.
  • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License, with a clear driving record OR have the ability to obtain within 30 days of hire.

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Job Address

Tyler, Texas 75702 United States View Map