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Senior Engineering Designer

Company: Jobleads
Location: Dunedin
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Department/Division Public Works & Utilities Department;Engineering Location Public Works & Utilities/Engineering Eligibility All those who meet the minimum qualifications Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt Number of Hours per Week 40 per week Shift Days Hiring Salary $ 22 .0746 - $ 28.6969 per hour Position Salary Range $22 .0746 - $ 35.3193 per hour Position Requirements Number of Openings 1 Description GENERAL STATEMENT OF JOBUnder general supervision and direction, provides paraprofessional engineering design and project coordination services for various City projects. Provides information and assistance to contractors, consultants, developers and the public regarding division projects and activities. Prepares design plans and aids in the management of public works projects. Performs related work as directed. Reports to the Engineering Division Section and/or Senior Engineer.SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESESSENTIAL JOBFUNCTIONSThedutiesrecordedbelowarerepresentativeofthedutiesoftheclassandarenotintendedtocoverallthedutiesperformedbyincumbents(s)ofanyparticular position.Conducts research and field work as required to gather information concerning engineering problems and projectsConducts technical studies and analyses as requiredWorks with city and private survey crews and assists as necessaryAssists franchise utilities, contractors and sub-contractors as necessaryReviews project plans for compliance with applicable codesCompiles data and assists in the preparation of required reports, records and correspondenceProvides technical information and advice to City staff, other agency staff, contractors, developers, and the general publicReceives and responds to public inquiries, concerns, and complaints regarding department /division activities Prepares design and construction drawings for City projectsAssists other city staff and/or city contractors to prepare design drawings using appropriate governing standardsReviews and prepares Official InstrumentsPrepares bid documents, cost estimates and project quantities, using advanced quantity manager tools within Computer-aided Design and Drafting (CADD) softwareProvides technical and graphic support for City staff as requiredProvides support for construction plan preparation and mappingReviews and prepares legal descriptions, plats, deeds, etc.May review and prepare the Official City Limit Map and narrative descriptionEnters computer data; uses desktop computers and/or mobile devices to maintain design and facility databases and to produce engineering desi Position Requirements SPECIAL REQUIREMENTSThis is a Category B position for the purposes of Emergency Management. Employees in this category may be assigned to work a variety of schedules, including compulsory work periods in special, emergency, and/or disaster situations. Category B employees may be required to stay on premises during a declared state of emergency, or as otherwise mandated.PERFORMANCE INDICATORSKnowledge of Job: Has thorough knowledge of the methods, procedures and policies of the City of Dunedin as they pertain to the performance of essential duties of the Sr. Engineering Designer. The ability to generate design and construction drawings for roads, storm water, utilities, and Maintenance of Traffic (MOT). Generate quantity and cost estimations for Capital Improvement Projects (CIP).Is knowledgeable in the laws, ordinances, standards and regulations pertaining to the specific duties and responsibilities of the position. Has knowledge of the principles, theories, practices and methodologies of engineering, drafting and other fields applicable to the requirements of the position. Understands specific City and county ordinances as they apply to the duties and responsibilities of the position. Is able to make sound, educated decisions. Is able to react professionally at all times, dealing with sensitive situations with tact and diplomacy. Clearly understands any occupational hazards and adheres to all safety precautions inherent in performing the essential functions of the work. Has the ability to speak, write and understand the English language.PERFORMANCE APTITUDESData Utilization:Requires the ability to evaluate, audit, deduce and/or assess data and/or information using established criteria. Includes exercising discretion in determining actual or probable consequences, and in referencing such evaluation to identify and select alternatives. Is able to assemble and analyze information and make written reports and records in a concise, clear and effective manner.Human Interaction:Requires the ability to provide guidance, assistance and/or interpretation to others on how to apply procedures and standards to specific situations. Is able to coordinate department activities with other City departments/divisions, consultants, contractors and government/private agencies in order to accomplish goals and complete projects. Has the ability to provide effective leadership and coordination as assigned. Knows how to maintain effective relationships with personnel of other departments, professionals and members of the public through contact and cooperation.Equipment, Machinery, Tools and Materials Utilization:Has knowledge of and skill in the use of modern office equipment. Has knowledge of and skill in the use of computer-aided design technology. Requires the ability to use, operate and/or handle equipment such as a computer, copier, scientific calculator, telephone, engineers scale, surveying instruments, drafting instruments.Verbal Aptitude:Requires the ability to use a wide variety of reference, descriptive, advisory and/or design data and information. Has knowledge of proper English usage, grammar, vocabulary, and spelling.Mathematical Aptitude:Has the mathematical ability to handle required calculations. Requires the ability to apply advanced algebraic / calculus concepts and algorithmic/ modeling techniques in areas such as engineering design; to use principles of probability and statistical inference.Functional Reasoning:Requires the ability to apply principles of logical or synthesis functions. Ability to exercise independent judgment to apply facts and principles for developing approaches and techniques to problem resolution. Has the ability to assimilate both technical and theoretical concepts and apply the knowledge in creative and intuitive ways to solve unique problems. Is able to read and interpret complex materials pertaining to the responsibilities of the job.Situational Reasoning:Requires the ability to exercise the judgment, decisiveness and creativity required in situations involving the evaluation of information against measurable or verifiable criteria. Is able to take the initiative to complete the duties of the position with minimal direct supervision. Has the ability to plan, organize and prioritize daily assignments and work activities. ADA CompliancePhysical Ability:Field work requires the ability to exert moderate, though not constant physical effort, typically involving some combination of climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling, and which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of moderate weight (12-20 pounds). Office tasks involve the ability to exert a small amount of physical effort in sedentar Close Date EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. About the Organization The City of Dunedin, Florida, was founded on June 1, 1899, and incorporated under Chapter 4877, Acts of 1899 of the State of Florida. Dunedin (pronounced Done-ee-din) sits on central Florida's west coast, in the heart of Pinellas County's Suncoast. Today, almost 37,000 residents consider this thriving city a truly delightful place to live, while so many others find Dunedin to be a great place to visit or work. It is not surprising that many seasonal visitors elect to stay once they discover the charm of Dunedin. The City of Dunedin operates on a nonpartisan commission/manager form of government. The Commission is comprised of four Commissioners and a Mayor, who are elected under a staggered system with overlapping terms. The City Commission appoints four (4) Charter officials; the City Manager, City Clerk, City Attorney and the City Auditor. The City Manager oversees the daily operations of all City departments and provides policy advice to the Commission. City Departments include the City Commission, City Manager, City Clerk, Communications, Economic Development & Housing/CRA, Finance, Fire, Human Resources & Risk Management, IT Services, Library, Community Development, Parks & Recreation, and Public Works & Utilities (comprised of Engineering, Public Services, Fleet Services, Solid Waste, Water & Wastewater), with approximately 377 employees. 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