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 Palm Beach County
                 Board of County Commissioners
ISSUED:  01/30/2017       CLOSES:  02/24/2017
 
Position:  COUNTY ENGINEER
Salary Negotiable, depending on qualifications
Department:  Engineering and Public Works/Administration
Hours:  8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M, Monday - Friday 
Other:  Valid Florida Driver's License and PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment.
THIS IS AN AT-WILL POSITION.
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLY:  Visit:  https://waters-company.recruitmenthome.com/postings/1231
 
Use the Job ID based on the Position Location as follows:
Location Job ID
WPB, FL 12549
PLEASE DISREGARD JOB ID NUMBER ABOVE, IT WILL NOT BE USED IN THE SELECTION PROCESS.

The County Engineer serves as a manager and is responsible for overseeing the overall planning and administration of capital projects relating to road building as well as overseeing activities of the Engineering and Public Works Department. Specific duties include:

Planning long and short range programs

Coordinating major roadway capital projects

Serving as a consulting engineer to the Board of County Commissioners

Exercising general supervision to the Department

Analyzing the Department's budget and making recommendations

Meeting regularly with the Board of County Commissioners

Minimum Qualifications:  A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college/university with major course work in Civil Engineering or closely related field; At least 10 years of progressively responsible experience in engineering and public works, including at least 5 years of management responsibility; Must be a registered Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Florida or have the ability to obtain State of Florida registration within one year; Extensive knowledge of modern techniques, methods and procedures of all phases of engineering and public works; Thorough knowledge of all public works and engineering tools and equipment; Financial and business acumen.

The application deadline is February 24, 2017. To be considered, please submit your cover letter, resume with salary history and list of five professional references online at: https://waters-company.recruitmenthome.com/.
Following the filing date, applications will be screened by Waters & Company based on the criteria established by agency. The County will review recommended candidates who most closely meet the established criteria. For more information, please contact us at richmond@waters-company.com.

ACCORDING TO FLORIDA'S BROAD PUBLIC RECORDS/SUNSHINE LAWS, APPLICATIONS AND RESUMES ARE SUBJECT TO PUBLIC DISCLOSURE, AND APPLICABLE EXEMPTIONS.

EO/AA M/F/D/V (DFWP), 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.

 

All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.
In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the County provides reasonable accommodation. If you need a reasonable accommodation for interviewing or initial employment, please notify the Palm Beach County BCC Human Resources Department. EO/AA Employer M/F/D/V; (DFWP)
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