This recruitment is to establish an eligibility list for the Junior Civil Engineer position in the Public Works Department. The position may perform a variety of duties including the plan checking, design, engineering and construction of street, water, sewer, landscaping, or other improvement projects as assigned. General and working knowledge of AutoCad plan preparation and construction practices are highly desirable.
This is the entry level position in the professional engineering class. Incumbents work under close supervision and are assigned the less complex office and field assignments with special emphasis on their own training and development. Limited exercise of judgment is required on detail of work and in making preliminary selections and adoptions of engineering alternatives.
Candidates are required to submit an online application, along with an attached resume and cover letter, through the City's website at www.newportbeachca.gov.
This recruitment will remain open until 200 applications are received or until December 1, 2016 at 5:00PM. Please apply immediately.
Experience: No experience required.
Training: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil engineering or a closely related field.
License/Certificate: Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid California driver's license.
Certification as an Engineer-In-Training (EIT) by the State of California is desirable.
The City of Newport Beach was incorporated in 1906 and is governed by a seven-person nonpartisan Council under the Council-Manager form of government. Newport Beach is a full-service city with a budget of $150 million and a permanent staff of 770 employees with approximately 200-400 part-time employees.