Under general direction the Senior Project Engineer coordinates, oversees and participates in the preparation of plans and specifications for capital projects and rehabilitation including buildings, parks, roads, and all infrastructure utilities including water and waste water treatment plants, lift stations, water resources, storm water, water distribution, sanitary collection and public works; and will perform related duties as assigned. Performs construction related management duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Engineering or closely related field and five (5) years progressively responsible civil engineering experience, including one (1) year of supervisory experience, or equivalent combination of training and experience required. Experience in the design of water and wastewater system improvements including lift stations preferred. Licensed as Professional Engineer (PE) by the State of Florida is required.
A valid State of Florida driver's license is required. A valid driver's license from any state (equivalent to a State of Florida Class E) may be utilized upon application, with the ability to obtain the State of Florida driver's license within 30 days from day of employment.
Additional Salary Information: Depending on qualifications. Excellent Benefits
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