Position:  Professional Engineer 2 (1684 -50)
Location:  Cincinnati, OH
Job Id:  1684-50
# of Openings:  1

 
Professional Engineer 2 (1684- 50)
 
Deadline to Apply:
Until Filled
 
Work Location:
Various County Locations
 
Work Hours:
40 hours, 1st Shift
 
Starting Salary:
$31.20 an hour/negotiable based on experience
 
QUALIFICATIONS: 
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in Civil Engineering or related field
  • Five (5) years’ work experience in the planning and design of highways, roads, storm sewers, culverts, bridges or other related construction structures or systems; traffic engineering, or any equivalent combination of education, experience, and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
 
LICENSURE OR CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: 
  • Must possess a valid state of residency driver’s license. 
  • Must remain insurable under the County’s vehicle insurance policy. 
  • Must possess a Professional Engineer’s registration as issued by the State of Ohio (or another State with ability to obtain Ohio registration within six (6) months of appointment).
 
GENERAL DESCRIPTION: 
Under general direction, the Professional Engineer 2 will perform, coordinate, and review tasks associated with the design of highways, roads, storm sewers, culverts and bridges, traffic/transportation and/ or other civil engineering type of infrastructure.
 
 
DUTIES (ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION): 
  • Provides supervision to employees within the assigned department, (plans, schedules, and assigns work tasks, authorizes leave requests and administers evaluations, participates in screening and interviewing of applicants).
  • Coordinates community road, highway and or traffic related projects with ODOT, Townships and/ or other local jurisdictions. 
  • Coordinates construction and/ or design work with other agencies as well as plans for future Capital Improvements Projects.
  • Designs roadway/ bridge projects as requested, prepares work orders and engineering drawings required for repairs and reconstruction of roadway/ bridge projects.
  • Designs, inspects and makes recommendations to repair and/ or improve highways, roads, storm sewers, culverts, bridges, traffic/transportation and/ or other civil engineering type infrastructure. 
  • Coordinates and prepares plans and specifications for county infrastructure projects.
  •   Reviews construction plans from developers, consultants, and other County Engineer departments etc.
  • Performs or reviews contractor pay estimates, change orders, time extensions and other construction management activities as needed. 
  • Must have a good working knowledge of the Ohio Department of Transportation specifications and standard drawings.
  • Attends meetings and serves on committees, as directed; attends training and seminars, as directed. 
  • Meets all job safety requirements and all applicable OSHA safety standards that pertain to essential functions.
  • Demonstrates  regular and predictable attendance; due to the nature of the job, when scheduled for on call assignment, the Professional Engineer 2 must be available to return to work after normal work hours or on weekends and/ or holidays when called to do so.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
 
Knowledge of:  (*indicates developed after employment)
 
County and departmental goals and objectives;* County and departmental policies and procedures;*
  • Two-way radio operations;
  • GIS software;
  • Civil engineering;
  • Bridge design, construction, traffic/transportation and maintenance;
  • English grammar and spelling;
  • Inventory control; traffic controls;
  • Traffic signals; road construction, maintenance, and repair;
  • Sewer construction, maintenance, and repair;
  • Public relations; supervisory principles and practices;
  • Office practices and procedures;
Skill in: 
  • Typing; data entry; word processing;
  • Computer operation;
  • Computer programs e.g., CAD systems and applications;
  • Microsoft Office, Microsoft Windows based software;
  • Adding machine or calculator operation;
  • Use of modern office equipment;
Ability to: 
  • Define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions; add, subtract, multiply, and divide whole numbers;
  • Calculate fractions, decimals, and percentages;
  • Apply concepts of calculus or trigonometry;
  • Prepare accurate documentation;
  • Copy records precisely without error; copy material accurately and recognize grammatical and spelling errors;
  • Complete routine forms;
  • Prepare routine correspondence;
  • Compile and prepare reports;
  • Communicate effectively;
  • Understand a variety of written and/or verbal communications;
  • Write instructions and specifications; gather, collate, and classify information;
  • Answer routine telephone inquiries; 
  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships;
  • Travel to and gain access to worksite.
 

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