Project Engineer

Town of Pulaski   Pulaski, VA   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on October 30, 2021

The Town of Pulaski is seeking applicants for a Project Engineer. This is a full-time position with benefits including paid employee health insurance, life insurance, Virginia Retirement, vacation, and sick leave.

The successful applicant will be responsible for providing the town with engineering and other related services, and is responsible for ensuring that all town building projects and problems are approached and completed in a safe and efficient manner. Applicants must possess a valid Virginia driver's license, a bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related field, good math skills, and have good working knowledge of surveying.

Essential functions include (but are not limited to):
Supervise construction sites
Meet with Engineering staff daily
Assist in supervising the preparation of designs, specifications, plans, and cost estimates for projects
Assist in supervising the inspection and acceptance of the Town's improvements
Coordinate work of Engineering staff with other federal, state, and town agencies
Prioritize engineering projects
Choose the most effective and cost-efficient building materials for all building projects
Select water line sizes for correct amount of water pressure and flow
Conduct traffic engineering studies and make recommendations
Meet with Town Engineer
Schedule meetings with distributors, salespersons, and other relevant persons involved in the design and completion of all construction projects
Prepare reports and memorandums
Prepare contract documents
Prepare advertisements for contract bidders
Create technical specifications
Draw sketches for designs
Prepare engineering calculations
Gather data for grant submissions
Conduct surveys
Inspect bridges
Take water and sewer samples
Evaluate erosion and sediment control problems
Remain on-call 24 hours a day in cases of emergency
Other duties as assigned

$53,130.00 - $83,408.00 per year
Benefits: Dental insurance, Disability insurance, Health insurance, Life insurance, Paid time off, Retirement plan, Vision insurance