Salary: Commensurate with experience USD
Posting Open Until Filled
Salary: Commensurate with experience
At the City of Atlanta, we are passionate about building and improving our community. Our police officers, firefighters and building inspectors keep our citizens safe. Our Public Works staff keeps our City clean and helps maintain, build and improve our City’s infrastructure. Our City planners help envision and shape future City growth. Our Parks & Recreation professionals enhance our quality of life.
Our engineers help keep our drinking water clean, the largest airport in the world (by passenger volume) operating and our buildings maintained. Along with the host of Finance, Procurement, and Human Resources professionals whose support is vital, we are the City of Atlanta! If you are seeking a meaningful role where you can make a real difference improving and growing our City, we welcome you to explore the job opportunities we have to offer.
The Department of Watershed Management is a regional public water and wastewater utility serving 1.2 million people each day. The Department’s core services include treatment and distribution of safe drinking water; collection and treatment of wastewater to a high standard; management of watersheds within the City of Atlanta; and customer care and billing services for 164,000 accounts. The Department’s vision of being a leader in innovation, service and value is supported by eight strategic priorities including: Service Delivery, Infrastructure Reliability, Workforce Development, Operational Efficiency, Financial Resilience, Compliance, Smart Utility Transformation; and Safety, Security and Emergency Management.
Minimum Qualifications - Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering or a related field, and five years of progressively responsible management experience in engineering, water resources management, environmental policy, land use planning, hydrology, or a closely related technical area. Equivalent combinations of training and experience will be determined under prescribed guidelines.
Preferred Education & Experience
Master's degree in Civil Engineering and or a related field, and six years of progressively responsible management experience in engineering, water resources management, environmental policy, land use planning, hydrology, or a closely related technical area. Equivalent combinations of training and experience will be determined under prescribed guidelines.
Licensures and Certifications
Possession of a certificate of registration as a Professional Engineer is highly desirable.
Georgia Soil & Water Conservation Commission (GSWCC) Level II Certification must be obtained within 6 months.
Essential Capabilities and Work Environment
Required physical, lifting, and sensory capabilities are requirements to perform the job successfully. Typical environmental conditions associated with job. Must be physically able to maneuver full size sets of engineering drawings.
City of Atlanta is an equal opportunity employer.