Salary: $77,153 Annually, negotiable depending on qualifications
Department: Engineering and Public Works/Roadway Production
Location: 2300 N. Jog Road, WPB
Hours: 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday - Friday
Plans, coordinates, reviews and approves the work of professional and technical staff in the Roadway Production Division. Negotiates Palm Beach County (PBC) design contracts with consultants and reviews both major and minor roadway and bridge design plans prepared by consultants. Assists in preparation of contract documents for bidding and construction of County roads and bridges; coordinates and approves field adjustments during construction; reviews and approves construction shop drawings; coordinates permit applications and information to obtain all necessary construction permits. Signs and seals in-house designs and modifications for County roadway improvement projects; assists in coordination with utility companies to address utility conflicts with proposed road and bridge designs in order to accommodate necessary relocation and/or adjustments of existing utility lines and the installation of new utility lines and structures. Performs permit reviews for drainage, right-of-way and utility permits through E-permitting. Prepares Cost and Feasibility Studies and designs pathways in coordination with the County Traffic Division. Prepares petitions and plans for the County’s Municipal Service Taxing Unit program. Coordinates, prepares agreements and processes pay applications with various railroad entities within the County. Assists in the preparation of plans and exhibits for right-of-way acquisition and the general right-of-way acquisition process. Responds to inquiries from the public as well as other County Divisions.
Licensed as a Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the State of Florida OR a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering; minimum of four (4) years of experience in professional engineering with emphasis on roadways and highways. Equivalency: Related Master’s Degree and three (3) years of related experience.
Necessary Special Requirement: Licensed as a Professional Engineer in the State of Florida OR licensed as a Professional Engineer in another state and must obtain State of Florida Professional Engineer licensure within 11 months of hire.
PREFERENCE FOR EXPERIENCE: As a P.E. in the State of FL working on roadways and highways; in structural and drainage design; working with local government agencies or FL Department of Transportation (DOT); working with FL Green Book, FL DOT Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction, FL DOT Roadway and Traffic Design Standards and American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) Green Book.
NOTE: It is not necessary to submit another application for this position if you applied 4/29/19 – 5/10/19.
Visit www.pbcgov.jobs for job description and to apply online. May submit scannable application/resume with any Veteran’s Preference documentation to Palm Beach County Human Resources, 100 Australian Avenue #300, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406 Info 561/616-6888 Fax 561/616-6893 (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted). Applications/resumes must include Job ID number, and will be accepted until filled. EO/AA M/F/D/V, Drug Free Work Place; All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.