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SENIOR ENGINEER/ENGINEERING INTERN

City of Cincinnati

City of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH, USA
Posted on Tuesday, September 12, 2023
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SENIOR ENGINEER/ENGINEERING INTERN

Salary

$83,240.74 - $111,868.59 Annually

Location

Ohio 45202, OH

Job Type

Full-time Classified

Job Number

22-273999

Department

Various City Departments

Opening Date

09/28/2022

Closing Date

Continuous
  • Description
  • Benefits
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General Statement of Duties

To perform professional engineering work involving the design, investigation and construction of engineering projects including streets, bridges, mechanical systems, utility plants, buildings and other projects, varying with assigned area of responsibility; and to provide complex professional assistance to an assigned Engineering Supervisor or other management personnel.

This recruitment posting is for various departments within the City of Cincinnati.

Minimum Qualifications (KSAs)

(Illustrative only. Any one position within this classification may not include all of the KSAs listed nor do the listed examples include all of the KSAs which may be performed.)

Knowledge Of

Principles and practices of engineering, especially as related to assigned area of responsibility--structural,mechanical, electrical, civil, geotechnical, etc; reinforced concrete design.

As appropriate, geology, including local geology, investigative practices and stabilization methods.

Code of Ethics for Professional Engineers.Pertinent federal, state and local codes, laws, regulations and standards.

Principles of management and supervision; City personnel policies and procedures; union contracts.

Principles and practices of obtaining and administering funding for assigned projects.

Materials, tools and equipment used in engineering; applicable computer software packages.

Administrative policies and procedures of the City and the assigned department.

Ability To

Interpret engineering plans and calculations.

Review and prepare reports, construction plans, cost estimates and specifications for assigned projects.

Review plans for roadways, utilities, earthworks and residential and industrial developments.

Enforce appropriate safety and quality standards.

Interpret field data and results from laboratory tests.

Use appropriate computer programs for engineering analysis, data acquisition and database functions.

Develop and maintain databases and maps for information on retaining walls and geography.

Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

Plan and manage the activities of subordinate workers; manage construction projects.

EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED

(Illustrative only. Any one position within this classification may not include all of the duties listed nor do the listed examples include all of the tasks which may be performed.)

Prepare engineering designs, specifications, quantities and cost estimates for assigned projects; perform necessary mathematical calculations; produce drawings using manual and CAD methods; prepare property plats and other documents as appropriate; review plans and calculations done by other engineers.

Prepare preliminary plans as assigned; present preliminary plans and schedules for consideration; revise preliminary plans and schedules as appropriate.

As assigned, manage active construction projects to ensure compliance with plans, specifications, quality standards and regulations; coordinate projects with other agencies and City departments; coordinate projects with outside firms and consultants; participate in all phases of consultant selection; control project funding.

Exercise professional engineering judgment in accordance with current accepted engineering practices and appropriate laws and codes.

Prepare reports on projects as assigned; prepare related correspondence and documents as assigned; make presentations about projects as assigned.

As assigned, train subordinate technical personnel in performance of job duties; assign and review the work of subordinate personnel; prepare annual performance reviews or subordinate employees; fill in for engineering supervisor as required.

Manage special programs as assigned (e.g. Sidewalk Safety Program); investigate concerns and complaints related to assigned area of responsibility; recommend appropriate corrective actions.

As assigned, develop database applications and engineering applications on computers for work groups.

Make inspections of structures in the field; direct maintenance of assigned structures; inspect other factors related to field conditions; conduct field research as necessary.

Attend meetings as assigned; meet with property owners and City real estate personnel as needed.

Perform other engineering functions related to assigned area of responsibility.

Serve on committees or task forces as assigned.

Act as a supervisor in his/her absence.

Required Education And Experience

RESUME AND TRANSCRIPTS MUST BE ATTACHED OR APPLICATION WILL BE REJECTED

Senior Engineer Qualifications

Salary: $80,039.17 - 107,565.95

Each applicant must be a registered professional engineer in the State of Ohio, or in a state with equivalent registration requirements. If not registered in Ohio when appointed, Ohio registration must be obtained during probationary period.

Other Requirements

Possession of registration with the State of Ohio as a Professional Engineer.

Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid Driver's License.

Engineer Intern Qualifications

Salary: $62,564.81 - 84,081.88

Each applicant must be enrolled as a Senior in a Bachelor's Degree program in engineering at an accredited college or university, or possess a Bachelor's Degree in engineering from an accredited college or university.

OR

Possess an Engineer-in-Training Certificate from any state.

After ten years in the EI classification without passing the Professional Engineer registration, the incumbent will be reclassified to the Senior Engineering Technician classification.

Other Requirements

Possession of Bachelor's Degree in engineering from an accredited college or university is required at the time of hire.

Possession, or ability to get, a valid Driver's License.

Military Education & Experience Evaluation

Military education and experience may be substituted for college level course work at the lower and upper division baccalaureate and graduate levels and apprenticeship training at the vocational certificate level on a case by case basis based on the American Council on Education (ACE) Military Guide recommendations.

Working and Physical Conditions

Environmental Conditions: Indoor and outdoor environments; exposure to office computer screens; exposure to extremes in weather conditions; work in or with water; work below ground, on slippery or uneven surfaces, on ladders or scaffolds; work around heavy equipment/construction equipment, moving vehicles; exposure to dust, asbestos, exhaust fumes; possibility of working with toxic chemicals, depending on assignment.

Physical Conditions: Essential and other important responsibilities and duties require maintaining physical condition necessary for sitting, standing and walking for prolonged periods of time; general manual dexterity required; light and moderate lifting and carrying; must be able to operate assigned vehicle.

The below information is solely intended as a summary of the benefits available and is subject to change. Not all benefits listed are available for every position. Benefits can vary depending on applicable labor agreements and/or salary plan. For specific questions, contact the HR Contact indicated on the Job Posting.

The City of Cincinnati offers its employees competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefit package designed to actively attract and retain quality employees' to add additional value to the City of Cincinnati's workforce. A summary of these benefits for full-time employment is listed below. This is a general listing of benefits for all employees and is not intended to be a comprehensive listing for all bargaining units.

The City offers a variety of training programs, ranging from job-specific skills such as computer and equipment instruction, to helping supervisors improve their management techniques.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The City of Cincinnati is dedicated to providing equal employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation or transgendered status, or ethnic, national or Appalachian origin, or on the basis of any other category protected under federal, state and local laws.

Holidays

The City of Cincinnati has 11 paid holidays annually that include:

New Year's Day

Martin Luther King Day

President's Day

Memorial Day

Juneteenth

Independence Day

Labor Day

Veterans' Day

Thanksgiving Day

Day after Thanksgiving

Christmas

Health Insurance

The City of Cincinnati 80/20 offers 3 medical plans to all full time City of Cincinnati employees and eligible dependents: the 80/20 PPO medical plan, the HDHP medical plan with an HSA contribution, and a Health Reimbursement Arrangement for those enrolled on another non-city eligible group plan.

Eligible Dependents Include

Legal Spouse or Equal Partner

Child (natural child, adopted child, and/or child who the group has determined is covered under a "Qualified Medical Child Support Order")

Step-child

Child for whom the employee or employee's spouse/equal partner is a legal guardian

Basic Life Insurance

A $50,000 Basic Life Insurance policy is paid for by the City for certain eligible employees. Full time employees not eligible for the City-paid basic life insurance policy are generally provided a similar benefit through their union group.

Supplemental Life, Long Term Disability, Accident & Critical Illness Insurance

Most full time City employees are eligible to participate in a supplemental life insurance program, a long term disability plan, and accident and critical illness insurance programs at their own expense. Premiums are determined by age, amount of coverage, and various additional factors.

Flexible Benefits Plans

Healthcare Flex Spending Account

City employees can participate in the Healthcare Flex Spending Account that can be used to pay out-of-pocket medical, prescription, dental, and vision care expenses for employees and family members.

Dependent Care Flex Spending Account

City employees can participate in a Dependent Care Flex Spending Account that can be used to pay work-related dependent care expenses. Participants can set aside money each year through pre-tax payroll deductions to pay for these expenses.

Transportation Expense Reimbursement Account

City employees can participate in a Transportation Expense Reimbursement Account (TERA) that can be used to reimburse expenses related to traveling to and from work. Participants can set-up a pre-tax payroll deduction up to an IRS regulated amount.

Healthy Lifestyles Program

City employees can voluntarily participate in a wellness incentive program that encourages and rewards employees and their spouses/equal partners for making positive choices for better health. The City of Cincinnati will contribute up to $300/year to a Health Reimbursement Account for each the employee and their spouse/equal partner for meeting specified program goals. These dollars can be used to offset qualified out-of-pocket medical expenses.

Integrated Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)

This is a voluntary program that serves as an alternative healthcare option to traditional medical plans. If you have alternate group health coverage available to you through a spouse, equal partner, another job, or a non-city retirement plan, you may be eligible for this plan which reimburses you for the difference in premiums between the plans and your covered out of pocket expenses on the other plan.

Retirement Plan

The City provides a defined benefit pension plan for part-time and full-timeemployees. New hires and re-hired employees are required to participate in the City of Cincinnati's Retirement System (CRS), regardless of previous participation in an Ohio State pension system or any another state or federal pension system. CRS is funded by employer and employee contributions, and investment returns from plan assets. CRS provides retirement and health care benefits subject to eligibility requirements. The following groups are excluded from participation in CRS: Mayor and Members of City Council; Sworn Police & Fire; Police Recruits; and Rehired Ohio Police & Fire Retirees.

Deferred Compensation

As an Ohio government employer, the City offers employees the ability to participate in a 457(b) tax-deferred retirement savings plan. The City makes an annual match to your 457(b) of up to $750, or as otherwise specified in applicable regulations and union contracts.

01

Do you understand that this recruitment posting is for various departments within the City of Cincinnati?
  • Yes
  • No
02

Please select the position you are interested in being considered for:
  • Engineer Intern
  • Senior Engineer
03

Are you a registered professional engineer in the State of Ohio, or in a state with equivalent registration requirements?
  • Yes
  • No
04

Do you understand that If not registered in Ohio when appointed, Ohio registration must be obtained during probationary period?
  • Yes
  • No
05

Are you a Senior in a Bachelor's Degree program in engineering at an accredited college or university?
  • Yes
  • No
06

Do you Possess an Engineer-in-Training Certificate from any state?
  • Yes
  • No
07

What is your major discipline in Engineering?
  • Mechanical Engineering,Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering.
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Construction Engineering
  • Environmental
  • Other
08

Please indicate which required documents you have attached.
  • A copy of your transcripts
  • Resume
  • An Engineer-in-Training Certificate from any state.
  • Registration with the State of Ohio as a Professional Engineer.
  • None of the above
09

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  • Yes
  • No
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Cincinnati, Ohio, 45202

Phone

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