Are you looking to join a dynamic team with a strong sense of accountability that strives to achieve great results? Discover what makes the City of Vista an amazing place to work!
The City of Vista's Engineering Department is seeking an energetic, motivated team player to serve as an Assistant Engineer on the City's Capital Improvement Project team. The CIP team provides services to improve the quality of Vista's public facilities and infrastructure. The City's mission is to provide outstanding services to improve the quality of life of all Vista residents and to enhance the uniqueness of our community, reflecting our core values: respect, fairness, teamwork, integrity, compassion and stewardship.
THE POSITION This position performs journey-level engineering duties such as field work, design work, and drafting for capital improvement projects with regards to streets, storm drains, grading, and structures. The incumbent will prepare topographic base-mapping from survey data; prepare improvement plans and specifications; prepare storm water quality technical reports and storm water pollution prevention documentation; calculate quantities; and prepare cost estimates. The incumbent will also provide technical assistance at the front counter to the public when required.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Any combination of training, education and experience which demonstrates an ability to perform the duties of the position. A typical qualifying entrance background is a bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related field; and experience performing responsible journey-level professional civil engineering design and engineering plan checking work. Working knowledge of Auto CAD is highly desirable.
LICENSES Possession of a valid Class "C" California Driver's License. Certification with the State of California as an Engineer-in-Training may be required. Registration as a State of California Civil Engineer is desirable.