Engineering Manager - Pasco County

Position Information
Organization: Pasco County
Category: Engineer
Position Status: Full-Time
Position Title: Engineering Manager

Position Description: Highly responsible professional managerial and technical work which oversees and provides direction to the Engineering Division of the Public Works Department including infrastructure inspections, storm water, management, road rehabilitation and project management. EMERGENCY RESPONSE/RECOVERY ACTIVITIES:  All employees will be required to work before, during, and after an Emergency. During an Emergency employees may temporarily be assigned to work and perform duties outside the normal scope of their position, location and work schedule to fit the needs of the County and its citizens. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Manages the operations of the Engineering Division, including developing short and long range goals, objectives, and coordinating with other departments and agencies. Directs project managers on complex projects, including defining scope, selecting consultants, negotiating contracts, amendments and change orders, preparing and monitoring project schedules. Oversees the preparation of preliminary and final engineering designs and construction plans, cost estimates, bid specifications, and engineering reports for projects. Plans, directs and conducts major special studies and projects as assigned and supervises the preparation and presentation of reports, findings and recommendations. Reviews and evaluates development plans submitted by developers, landowners and engineers for adequacy of application and conformance to County Standards. Manages and administers the annual Capital Improvement Plan and budget. Ensures all infrastructure and site development plans, including all record drawings, construction plans and prints are proper. Oversees preparation of engineering documents, agreements, maps, legal descriptions, resolutions and ordinances. Responsible for grant management pertaining to Public Works engineering projects. Coordinate and participate in public meetings. Perform related work as required.

Position Requirements: KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Knowledge of Civil engineering principles/practices, procedures/processes, concepts/design methods, and operations for transportation, infrastructure, and storm water drainage projects including site development and construction. Knowledge of pertinent federal, state and local laws, codes, and regulations. Knowledge of rules and regulations with particular reference to federal and state utility regulations. Ability to exercise considerable independent judgment. Principles of mathematics as applied to engineering work. Principles and practices of project and construction management. Professional engineering judgment to achieve results consistent with objectives. Strong public speaking skills and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with consultants, the public, employees, and government officials. Ability to analyze complex and diverse issues and prioritize multiple tasks and competing demands to optimize use of staff and other resources. Skilled in negotiations, policy implementation, project management and employee relations and the handling of detailed situations. Ability to communicate effectively and clearly - both orally and in writing, and at all levels of the organization. Ability to plan and direct the work of engineers, technicians, contractors, and clerical personnel. Knowledge of contracts and project management. Ability to read and interpret complex studies and/or engineering reports and plans. Public Sector experience preferred. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: PHYSICAL SKILLS:  Ability to communicate effectively using verbal, written, and visual communication. EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:  Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering  with seven (7) years of progressively responsible civil  engineering experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS OR REGISTRATIONS:  Must possess a valid driver's license.  Licensed as a State of Florida Professional Engineer or ability to obtain license by date of hire. 

A qualified employee or applicant with a disability may be afforded a reasonable accommodation to perform the essential job functions of a position in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Pasco County BOCC is a drug-free workplace in accordance with Federal and Florida law. VETERANS' PREFERENCE: Under Section 295.07, F.S., Chapter SSA-7, Pasco County BCC. 

Salary Information: $83,169.00 - $135,731.00 Annually


Organization Information
Organization: Pasco County
Point of Contact: Human Resources Department
Address: 7536 State Street
City: New Port Richey
State: Florida
Zip Code: 34654
Phone: 727-847-8103
Email: [email protected]