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Assistant County Engineer For Roadway Design And Construction (OCE)

Location : Ocala
Job Type : Regular
Reference Code : 11466212
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 84
Required Education : Bachelor's Degree
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :
Major Function
This is a professional and supervisory position related to the management of transportation engineering practices involving the design of County maintained roadway of the Office of the County Engineer. This includes coordination with other entities involved in obtaining effective designs; these include traffic operations, surveying, right of way, stormwater, and construction inspections within the Office of the County Engineer.

Essential Functions
The following statements describe the principal functions of this job and its scope of responsibility, but should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned, including working in other functional areas to cover absences or relief, to equalize peak work periods, or otherwise to balance the work load.


  • Coordinates with technical staff and directs with assigned personnel with the design or approval of transportation construction projects including drainage, bridges, utilities, traffic, permitting, specifications, and other project aspects.

  • Performs capacity studies of roadways using specifications of Federal, State, and County policies and manuals, and performs cost-benefit studies of alternate roadway systems.

  • Analyzes right-of -way requirements of arterial and major collector road networks.

  • Establishes budget requirements for design, surveying, and traffic analysis divisions inclusion in yearly departmental budget.

  • Coordinates with the Transportation Planning Organization on planning of transportation projects within Marion County.

  • Coordinates and assists in the preparation of contract documents, permitting, agreements, and related documentation.

  • Assists, participates, and coordinates public meetings, contractor meeting, consultant meetings, and other meetings related to functional area and projects under charge.

  • Conducts research and investigation related to assigned projects and functional area of responsibility. Documents findings and forwards reports/recommendations to proper staff.

  • Acts as liaison with Florida Department of Transportation, municipalities, other counties, public utilities, and other outside agencies regarding highway matters relating to the function of the Office of the County Engineer. This includes the Local Agency Program (LAP), as well as other design and construction grants such as CIGP and TRIP where technical design management is to be provided.

  • Participates in the budget preparation of both the operating budget and the Five-Year Transportation Improvement Program.


Secondary Functions

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Customer Service
This is a front-line position for providing excellent customer service to members of the general public and other County employees. Personal contact occurs with other employees of the unit, employees of other departments in the County, citizens, and customers of the department. Service is provided in person and by phone contact.

Supervision
Direct supervision over a moderate size staff of managers and indirect supervision of an extensive technical staff who report to other supervisors or managers. Includes assigning, directing, evaluating, and reviewing work of subordinate employees. Responsibilities include providing on-the- job training; evaluating job performance; recommending selection of new staff members, promotions, status changes, and discipline; and planning, scheduling, and coordinating work operations
Required Qualifications :
Education, Experience, Licenses, Certification
Education and Experience
Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering or related field with seven years of progressively responsible related experience with three of those years in a supervisory capacity; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Licenses
Valid Florida Driver License for required travel. Registered Professional Engineer; registration in the State of Florida required within 6 months.



Full-Time position, hours not specified

Salary: $38.92 - $60.12 per hour, DOE
Skills :
Civil Engineering Professional Engineer Supervisory Experience
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