Fairfax County Job Openings - Detailed Description for Job #13-1327


Fairfax County Application Center, 12000 Government Center Pkwy., #270, Fairfax, VA 22035

ENGINEER III


Capital Facilities,
Department of Public Works & Environmental Services

Job # 13-1327

$62,816 to $83,755  (Grade S27)
 
Description:

Serves as a project engineer for all phases of contract administration for the transportation stormwater, developer default, and other utilities projects from contract document preparation through post construction. Manages all aspects of construction contracts to ensure quality, timely delivery and cost effectiveness of the project. Has lead role in claim avoidance, contract dispute negotiation and resolution, and solving complex engineering or construction problems. Provides technical constructability reviews during construction. Ensures construction progress is timely, reviews inspection reports and takes any appropriate action necessary to correct conflicts or problems. Duties are performed under the general supervision of the Chief and senior project engineers of the transportation and stormwater construction branch.

 

Minimum
Qualifications:

Any combination of education, training and experience equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technologies with a bachelor's degree in the appropriate engineering or architectural field; plus four years of progressively responsible professional experience in the appropriate engineering field.

 

Special
Requirements:

The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background check to the satisfaction of the employer.

 

Preferred
Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree with major course work in civil/environmental engineering or related field plus five years of progressively responsible project management experience in the transportation engineering design and construction field. Outstanding oral and written communications skills. Experience in planning, budgeting, design, construction, project management, and construction contract administration of complex wastewater treatment and collection projects.

 

Note:

This announcement will be used to fill two positions.

 

To Apply:

Submit your resume on-line through the AIMS system.

If this is the first time you have used AIMS, you will need to create an account.

Fairfax County is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veterans' status or disabled veterans' status. Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance; TTY 703-222-7314. Minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. EEO/AA/TTY.

 

Closing Date:

8/23/2013

 

Date Posted:

8/10/2013

 

Benefits:

Most positions advertised here are merit system positions funded for full benefits such as health insurance, retirement, life insurance and paid leave. Follow the link for details on Fairfax County's comprehensive benefits program for merit system employees. If a position is not funded for benefits that information will generally be included in the job announcement.

 

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