City Engineer

Full Time
Recruitment #: 
Application Deadline: 
Aug 6 2019 - 5:00pm

The City of Salinas is establishing an eligibility list to immediately fill the City Engineer position following City Council approval on August 13, 2019. If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please visit:

All applicants must provide proof of education and registration as a Civil Engineer in the State of California  at the time of application or submit to the Human Resources Department prior to the final filing date. Applications are incomplete without the required documents.

Summary of Duties: The City Engineer is responsible to plan, organize, direct, and manage the City Engineer functions of the Public Works Department; to be responsible for the development, organization, and administration of the City of Salinas capital improvement projects; to develop and update engineering standards; to perform a variety of the most difficult and complex professional office and field engineering work; to prepare plans, designs, and specifications for a variety of City projects; to review work prepared by outside consultants; to prepare engineering reports, to supervise, train, and evaluate work for staff assigned to the City Engineer function; to monitor work-flow and seek outside consultants to maintain Capital Improvement Project schedule; and to provide professional engineering consultation for the City Council, City Manager, Department Director, and other City staff.

Human Resources