Senior Civil Engineer

City of Petaluma
Until Filled

Senior Civil Engineer
Project Manager

Senior Civil Engineer: $ 111,508 - $135,512 DOE/DOQ
Project Manager: $92,622- $112,590 DOE/DOQ

Due to some exciting changes and new funding resources, the City of Petaluma is growing its Public Works Department to champion some very exciting projects. The City of Petaluma seeks a Senior Civil Engineer and a Project Manager. The Senior Civil Engineer performs complex engineering work on a variety of projects. The Project Manager ensures the Department is meeting its project goals. Some of these projects in our Public Works Department include upgrades and changes to city facilities, airport, riverfront, marina, bike and pedestrian pathways, parks, open space, utilities, and street improvements. These positions allow for career growth and the opportunity to gain a diverse skillset, leading to an increase in responsibilities and supervisory functions. The Department is offering a unique opportunity to work in a full-service public works department (design, bid, build) and needs candidates who will effectively work with our community and our amazing department and City team members. These candidates will be collaborative, communicative, flexible, push for innovation, and take appropriate risk to think out of the box. If you’re interested in working for a full-service public works department that embraces a high-performance organizational culture and offers the opportunity to work on a variety of projects, apply today!

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The ideal candidates for this position have strong problem-solving, communication, and collaboration skills. These positions will have an in-depth understanding of safety practices and applicable civil engineering laws, rules, tools, and systems. Successful candidates will have a growth mindset and look forward to developing their civil engineering careers. The successful candidates will be highly attentive to detail, as they will work on projects that require great accuracy and compliance with regulations. Strong communication and presentation skills, customer service focus, and a desire to serve constituents to improve the lives of those in our community are a must. 

For first consideration, apply ASAP, as interviews will take place as qualified candidates are identified. Apply at and submit a resume.