Engineer III – Stormwater (Open Positions: 1)

Engineer III – Stormwater (Open Positions: 1)

Closes On: October 25, 2018 at 04:30 PM PST

Location: Civic Center Building, Bellingham, WA 98225
Department: Public Works – Engineering
Job Status: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Days Worked: Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri.
Status: Accepting Applications Apply Now
Job Summary
Are you looking for rewarding work that will have a positive impact on our community?

Would you like to become a key member of a hard-working team of public works professionals?

If you answered yes to these questions, the Whatcom County Public Works Stormwater Division would like to hear about your qualifications to fill this key Engineer role. The Stormwater Division works to protect water resources, improve water quality, and impacts from stormwater runoff in the unincorporated areas of Whatcom County. This Engineer position serves as a crucial link between the public, consultants, contractors, DOE, EPA, and County staff on stormwater issues.

Primary duties include:

Managing priority public works stormwater projects and contracts from design to construction.
Drainage analysis and design.
Ensuring compliance with NPDES Phase II requirements.
Working with local, state, or federal agencies in applying for, successfully obtaining, and managing grant funding for various projects.
Formulating budgets, cost estimation, reviewing designs, monitoring performance.
Working with the public one on one and providing public presentations.
Working with AutoCad.
Familiarity with county drainage design requirements as well as other local and state permit requirements.
Working in sensitive areas including areas with cultural resources.
Working collaboratively as a team member and providing guidance and assistance to staff members.
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Supervisor: Engineering Manager

PW Seniority Division: Stormwater and Natural Resources
Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a related field; and

At least 6 years of progressively responsible and applicable Engineering experience; and

Possess an Engineer-In-Training Certificate (E.I.T.);

OR Possess a Professional Engineer License within an applicable field of expertise.
MCBA Range 220.0, $32.09 – $45.81 / hour.

Anticipated Hiring Range: $32.09 – $34.65 per hour.