The purpose of this classification is to perform professional
civil engineering tasks in support of capital projects, plan
review, and other infrastructure construction and maintenance
projects, with an emphasis on formulating conceptual designs and
resolving engineering problems; and the types of projects and work
assignments will vary depending upon assigned department.
Essential Functions: The following duties are normal for this
position. The omission of specific statements of the duties does
not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar,
related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other
duties may be required and assigned.
Conducts and/or reviews modeling, planning, and engineering
studies in support of project analysis and design, and provides
technical support during construction; prepares reports detailing
the quantitative analysis performed and concluding recommendations;
and reviews and verifies engineering calculations and analysis
submitted by consultant engineers or internal engineering
Conducts a programming assessment to determine space,
infrastructure, facility, and other project requirements; and
participates in the development of lists of potential
infrastructure improvement projects to be included in the capital
investment plan for the program or division.
May serve as a subject matter expert, handling multiple projects
with complexity, and providing some leadership over other
Develops preliminary/final plans and designs using CAD and other
engineering/drafting tools; and develops engineering specifications
for project construction based on programming assessment, design
concepts, fundamental engineering principles, and approved
Coordinates and reviews the work of contracted architects,
engineers, city staff and other project service providers; works
with contractors to make all design modifications necessary to
conform with regulatory and project requirements; and approves the
designs as appropriate.
Completes review of civil engineering aspects of all site
development plans to ensure compliance with applicable laws,
ordinances, regulations, and standards; evaluates and assess the
impact of the proposed project with regards to traffic and
May provide limited direction and oversight to engineers and/or
engineering technicians assigned to a project.
Calculates cost estimates and identifies resources needed for
Facilitates communication between the owner, project manager,
contractors, other governmental agencies, the public, and other
Provides technical assistance to project managers and contracts
officers during the bid phase of project design to help evaluate
proposals and make recommendations for awarding the contract.
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related engineering
discipline required; four years of civil engineering experience;
status as an Engineer-in-Training preferred; or any equivalent
combination of education, training, and experience which provides
the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this job.
Specific License or Certification Required: Must possess and
maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license.