Denver Public Works (DPW) delivers services that help to define and improve the quality of life in Denver.
DPW is responsible for road maintenance and repair; residential trash, recycling and compost collection; design and construction of streets, bridges, public buildings, and storm and sanitary sewers; transportation and parking services; oversight and regulation of use of the public right-of-way; and implementation of the Public Works Environmental Management System (EMS). For more information, please visit the Public Works website at http://www.denvergov.org/dpw.
Our team is growing and we’re seeking top talent for our full-time, benefitted opportunities. DPW has Engineering opportunities from transportation plans review, infrastructure project management, bridge, mainline inspection, private development construction engineering to parking!
As an Engineer (CE0397, E-814) and part of the DPW team, general duties may include:
Perform intermediate level professional engineering work on a variety of routine engineering projects and assignments, which includes reviewing construction plans and designs for conformance and compliance, providing technical engineering support and guidance, coordinating project phases, and recommends solutions to routine engineering issues and problems.
Work with stakeholders both internal and external to the city, which includes attending neighborhood meetings, working with intergovernmental organizations, interacting with utility companies, other city agencies and departments, elected officials, and works with consultants and contractors.
Assist with and prepares project bid materials and cost estimates, which includes evaluating bid qualifications and proposals, and works with stakeholders on project designs, concepts, and timeframes for project completion.
Prepare project budgets in the planning and design phase, monitors project budgets and expenditures throughout construction, and ensures project deliverables stay on-time and target, ensures quality control, and the project stays on budget.
Perform project management work which includes monitoring overall construction and design, tracking project schedules, overseeing costs and expenses, ensuring compliance and conformance to engineering standards within contract specifications, and confers with management on risks, costs, and allocation of resources within the various phase of the project.
Projects could include roadway, bridge, intersection, wastewater or Parks improvements
Participate in design and construction coordination meetings involving private development projects and city capital improvement projects to ensure timely approval and completion of projects.
Design routine right-of-way traffic control systems and reviews roadway construction project plans that impact signs, markings, street lights, and traffic signals to ensure compliance with traffic control device requirements.
Review and evaluate blueprints, architectural drawings, design plans, and project development documents for permits, which includes the review and approval of traffic control plans for street occupancy permits.
Prepare a variety of engineering studies, correspondences, and reports, for wastewater and storm drainage projects, capital improvements projects, prepares feasibility studies, conducts traffic control studies, and reviews consultant proposals and contracts.
Review projects to ensures compliance with engineering codes and standards, monitors projects for quality, identifies strategies to overcome barriers, ensures materials comply with project specifications, reviews calculations, and performs field and site inspections.
While the full pay range of this Job Classification (CE0397, E-814) is $72,414.00 - $115,862.00, our target hiring salary for this position is between $72,414.00- $94,138.00, depending on education, experience and qualifications.
We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications:
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Engineering
Experience: Qualifications: Four (4) years’ experience as an entry level Engineer
Licensures / Certifications: Requires a valid Driver's License at the time of application
Requires registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) by the Colorado State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers at the time of application. Or requires registration as an Architect by the Colorado State Board of Registration at the time of application Registration in another state will be accepted in lieu of this requirement, provided that the applicant has Colorado registration at completion of probation Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment
Equivalency: Additional appropriate education may be substituted for experience requirements
* Our Senior Engineer Associate with Curbside Parking (CE1474, E-812) opportunity does not require a PE. While the full pay range of this Job Classification is $63,368.00 - $101,389, our target hiring salary for this position is between $63,368.00 - $82,379.00, depending on education, experience and qualifications.
Additional Salary Information: While the full pay range of this Job Classification (CE0397, E-814) is $72,414.00 - $115,862.00, our target hiring salary for this position is between $72,414.00- $94,138.00, depending on education, experience and qualifications.
Internal Number: 42019
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