The City of Dixon is recruiting to fill one (1) position of Senior Civil Engineer in the City Engineer/Public Works Department. This positions plans, coordinates, supervises, and reviews engineering work in connection with the design, construction, inspection, and maintenance of public works projects; administers construction contracts and coordinates projects; and provides private development related engineering services.
All applicants should apply online, complete the supplemental questionnaire and submit document(s) by the final filing date.
EXAM PROCESS: A limited number of candidates whose applications indicate that they, among those competing, are better qualified in terms of related education, training and experience will be invited to participate in a written exam (pass/fail) and candidates who pass the written exam will be invited for an interview.
EMPLOYMENT PROCESSING: Candidates selected for hire must successfully complete and pass the following: a personal background investigation, and a pre-employment medical examination. All appointees are required to successfully complete a 12-month probationary period, and in accordance with Federal law, are to provide proof of identity and proof that they may legally work in the United States.
VETERAN'S PREFERENCE POINTS will be applied. A copy of the DD214 form must be filed at the time of application.
The City of Dixon is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Reasonable Accommodation in the application, examination and selection process will be made upon request by calling 707-678-7000.
Candidates should be specific about field of study or major coursework in the supplemental questionnaire.
Any combination equivalent to experience and education that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities would be qualifying. Typical ways to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil engineering or a related field.
Experience: Six years of progressively increasing responsibilities up to Associate Civil Engineer level.
LICENSE OR CERTIFICATE
Possession of a valid California Class C driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record are conditions of initial and continued employment.
Possession of a certificate of registration as a Professional Civil Engineer issued by the State of California or possession of a certificate of registration as a Professional Civil Engineer from another state, and the requirement to obtain registration in California as soon as practicable as a condition of continued employment.
PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS
Must be able to perform tasks requiring: sitting, standing, walking; occasional exposure to chemicals, skin irritants, fumes and solvents; generally inside work with occasional outside work with exposure to weather, odors, dust and pollen; the use of sense of smell; acute hearing to distinguish audible alarms; finger and hand coordination; use of computers; and the ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time. May be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) appropriate for job assignments; must comply with respiratory protection program and Cal OSHA standards.
Effective the first full pay period of July 2020, this position will be receiving a salary increase of 4%.
This summary is subject to change without notice, and does not constitute either an expressed or an implied contract. If conflicts between this summary and basic policy statements occur, the basic policy will prevail.
Candidates must complete:
1. On-line application
2. Supplemental Questionnaire Answers
Candidates must submit:
3. A copy of Certificate of registration as a Professional Civil Engineer issued by the State of California or from another State.
Applicant will not be invited to continue in the selection process without a complete packet.
The most qualified candidates whose applications indicate that they, among those competing, are better qualified in terms of related training and experience will be considered.
You must submit documents electronically to your application.