Job Details

Deputy City Engineer
City of Fernley, NV
Job Description

The City of Fernley has a vacancy for a Deputy City Engineer.

Under general supervision of the City Engineer, support the department including, but not limited to subdivision inspections, development plan review and approval; to review residential, commercial and industrial development projects for conformation with the City, State and Federal requirements; to develop engineering conditions in coordination with the planning department, to manage and supervise the consultants in the review and approval of developments and improvement projects, to ensure work quality and adherence to established policies and procedures; and to perform the more technical and complex tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility.

This is a professional management position responsible for the broad spectrum of engineering functions; providing expert professional assistance to City Engineer and other City management staff on engineering matters, program planning, and operation of assigned functional areas, including professional civil engineering work and design for a variety of development and public works programs; oversees a wide range of engineering work in the review of designs, studies, and research in municipal utilities; provides highly responsible and complex administrative support to the Development Team and City Engineer and; represent the department on a variety of matters at the City, State, and National level.

The City of Fernley is an equal opportunity employer. In compliance with applicable disability laws, reasonable accommodations may be provided for qualified individuals with a disability who require and request such accommodations.

REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSES: Valid registration as a Professional Civil Engineer (P.E.) in the State of Nevada, or if registered in another state, the ability to obtain a Nevada registration within one year of employment. Current and valid Nevada State Driver’s License. EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING: (Any combination of training, education and experience that would provide the required knowledge and abilities. A typical way to gain the required knowledge and ability is:) Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related field and five years of full-time professional engineering experience; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. Have at a minimum of one year of experience as a supervisor.

Submit complete applications to City of Fernley, Attention: Shannon McKnight, HR, 595 Silver Lace Blvd., Fernley, NV 89408. Only complete applications will be considered. Contact Shannon McKnight at 775-784-9863 or with questions.

Job Details
Salary begins at $37.44/hour
Job Function:
Assistant/Deputy Department Director
Position Type:
Full Time
City of Fernley
595 Silver Lace Blvd
Fernley, NV 89408-8642
United States
Population: 19,327
Form of Government: Council-Manager

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