City Of Black Hawk Civil Engineer in Black Hawk, Colorado

SUMMARYThis is highly responsible work in planning and coordinating a variety ofcapital programs/projects in the Public Works and Water Departments. Thisposition includes capital improvement project contract administration andcoordination; review of projects related to utility improvements and privatedevelopments; and monitoring existing programs and activities related to theWater Operations and Water Resources. Work is reviewed by the Director ofPublic Works, Senior Civil Engineer and Senior Water Resources Engineerthrough observation,conferences, reports, and achievement of desiredobjectives. Prepares written reports and memoranda. Carry out relatedadministrative duties as assigned.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES. Manage City Projects including design, service and construction contractsfor street, infrastructure, preservation, water treatment anddistribution, and building projects.. Schedule and attend regular project meetings. Review contractor/consultant pay applications and change orders. Reviews plans, specifications, and contract documents prepared by consulting engineers or private contractors for propriety, adequacy, and accuracy.. Manage Consultants and assists with the management of feasibility studies, Environmental lmpact Statements for water resources, and water treatmentprojects.. Helps to develop the Public Works and Water Departments annual and 5-yearCapital improvement Projects budget in cooperation with Department staff.. Coordinate consultant selection, and write request for proposals, andcontract administration. Oversees construction bids, review bids and managesthe construction contracts for City.. Answers inquiries regarding projects and other engineering matters,prepares staff reports, request for Board of Aldermen action memos, andsimilar periodic reports.. Design of small projects as may be required and ability to clearly writereports, memoranda, and documents for Board of Aldermen.o Assist with the development & updates for the water distribution hydraulicmodel in order to analyze system operation and development updates. oCoordinate with all utility companies, state agencies, federal agencies,and other City staff, as applicable, on project design and constructionissues.. Respond effectively to inquiries and complaints from the public,contractors, engineers,architects, residents, and property ownersregarding project design and construction issues.. Report regularly to Public Works Director regarding project status,design, and construction issues.. Review submittals, Right-of-Way and Street Cut permits, and otherpermits forconformance to City ordinances, and make approvals of same.OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES AS ASSIGNEDKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES. Knowledge of utilities and water resources, construction, structure andhistoric preservation and renovation, capital improvement projects, andoperations, principles and practices as related to road construction andmaintenance, treatment plants, distribution, field operationactivities, and water resources facilities, including hydraulicmodeling, storm drainage and floodplain management.. Ability to conduct and evaluate engineering and technical studies andanalysis on various programs to determine recommendations based on theinformation received.. Ability to gain a thorough understanding of City codes, ordinances,regulations, and standards governing public utility facilitiesconstruction, maintenance, and repair.. Ability to make public presentations, present ideas, data, and reportsclearly and concisely both verbally and in written form.. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships withsupervisors,employees, consultants, contractors, State and Federalofficials, and other people contacted in the course of a workday.. Knowledge of the principles and practices of civil engineering as it relatesto Public Works and Utilities projects.. Ability to gain knowledge of water quality concerns as related to municipalPublic Works