|Employer||City of Fort Worth, TX|
|Job Type||Full Time|
Pay Range: $87,354 - $113,561 annual compensation
Job Posting Closing on: Thursday, April 13, 2023
***Sign-On Incentive of $8,000****
The City of Fort Worth is the 13th largest city in the U.S. and the fastest growing among large cities. Fort Worth has received multiple accolades, including number one Downtown (Livability), and the second-best City in the nation for Job Seekers (Forbes). Our employees serve the needs of over 900,000 residents. We are seeking individuals that reflect our values of exceptional customer experience, mutual respect, embracing our diversity, continuous improvement, ethical behavior, and accountability.
A Sr. Professional Engineer job is available with the City of Fort Worth Development Services department. The Stormwater Development Services (SDS) team is seeking a Senior Professional Engineer with experience in drainage design, floodplain management and analysis, and private development plan preparation and review. The SDS team works to safeguard citizens and resources and guide sustainable development while promoting quality growth. The SDS team is a part of the Stormwater Management & Development Services Division of the Transportation & Public Works Department. We serve the City by reviewing stormwater management plans, floodplain development permits, and storm drain construction plans associated with private development projects in the City of Fort Worth at its Extra Territorial Jurisdiction (ETJ). We review for conformance to City drainage design and floodplain management criteria as it relates hydraulics, hydrology, and construction standards.
The successful candidate would fulfill a leadership role; providing guidance and direction to other engineers, technicians and consultant review staff. While the work is technical in nature, there is a heavy focus on providing exceptional customer service. The ideal candidate for this job would possess high emotional intelligence, display empathy for customer's needs, and exhibit excellent verbal and written communication skills. The successful candidate would be responsible for helping the SDS team deliver an exceptional customer experience.
Responsibilities would also include supporting the engineering manager by elevating only the most critical issues, providing recommendations and implementing viable solutions for both technical and customer issues, and process improvements. As a part of your role on the SDS team, you would coordinate and communicate with Fort Worth citizens, the development community, outside agencies, and internal City departments.
Hybrid work arrangements may be available, with up to two days per week remote, after completing the initial six-month probationary period.
This Position qualifies for the following incentives which is separate from the base pay:
Conditions of Employment
Candidates who do not meet the Education requirement, may be considered if they have more relevant work experience than the position requires. Those selected for employment will be required to pass Pre-Employment checks depending on the position requirements. Those could include, but are not limited to: criminal background check, drug screen, education verification, etc. Criminal convictions will be considered on a case by case basis. Employees are paid by direct deposit only. Equal Opportunity Employer.
Closing Date/Time: Thursday, April 13, 2023