CITY OF CEDAR RAPIDS Project Engineer I-Paving in CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa

Develops engineering plans, designs and specifications for the City's Engineering Division; performs related work as required.Considerable leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative.Examples of Duties / Knowledge & SkillsReviews private development of engineering designs of public works construction in accordance with City and industry standards;Develops engineering designs of public works construction projects and activities;Develops project cost and materials estimates for current and projected public works activities;Develops engineering and construction project specifications defining project needs and parameters;Determines project surveying needs and coordinates requirements with survey and design personnel;Determines project right-of-way and property acquisition needs and requirements and develops accompanying legal descriptions;Reviews and recommends approval or modification of consulting engineering designs, plans and specifications for departmental projects;Conducts feasibility studies and field reviews of current and proposed projects to evaluate project need, determine parameters, recommend design features and modifications and prepare preliminary project costs.EOE