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

Develops and directs the development, design, budgeting, bidding and implementation of public works storm sewer and sanitary sewer engineering and construction projects for the City's Public Works Department.Considerable leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative. The Project Engineer II classification is distinguished from the Project Engineer I classification by the increased complexity and diversity of engineering plans, less peer review and reports developed by individuals in this classification. On a project basis, gives direction to Civil Engineers or other Engineering staff.Develops engineering reports, designs, plans, specifications and contracts primarily for streets and bridges capital improvement projects; Procures consultant engineering firms, including proposal review, interviews, and contract negotiation;Manages consulting engineering contracts;Conducts field reviews of capital improvement projects to determine project scope, needs and projected resources;Prepares capital improvement budgets and monitors expenses and revenues;Prepares and submits grant applications;Evaluates acceptable service requests, develops options and recommends engineering actions;Collects and analyses data and develops capital improvement projects and engineering reports for current or planned capital improvement projects.EOE