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Senior Engineering Technician 

Job Details

Level – Experienced

Job Location – Paradise Valley – Paradise Valley, AZ

Position Type – Full Time

Education Level – 2 Year Degree

Salary Range – $56,650.00 – $70,400.00

Travel Percentage – Negligible

Job Shift – Day

Job Category – Engineering

Description – Sr. Engineering Technician

Starting Pay: $56,650 – $70,400 (DOE)

Pay Range: $56,650 – $84,180

Applications will be accepted through March 2, 2018

The Town of Paradise Valley is currently seeking an Engineering Technician to perform a variety of para-professional engineering plan review and field inspection work in support of municipal engineering programs and projects.

Answers questions from architects, engineers, contractors and citizens regarding public works projects in progress or being planned, and provides as-built information as needed.

Inspects public works oriented construction, maintenance, and repair projects, both in progress and upon completion, to ensure that all work being done by Town personnel or private contractors complies with project specifications and applicable Town, County, State, and Federal codes and guidelines.

Reviews grading and drainage plans, infrastructure plans, drainage reports, legal descriptions and traffic control plans for conformance to applicable Town codes and ordinances related to public and private projects.
Maintains detailed records of inspection activities and prepares reports documenting project progress and status.
Meets with a variety of officials, business owners, contractors, architects, engineers, and the public to explain policies, procedures, and proposed projects.
Investigates and resolves complaints from property owners regarding public works construction, maintenance, and repair projects.
Conducts inspections related to the Town’s MS4 storm water permit.
Coordinates outsourced engineering service provided by consulting firms.
Ensures contractors working on Town projects have appropriate permits and licenses.
Performs other work as assigned.

·Knowledge of engineering principles and practices, including field survey and drafting techniques.
·Knowledge of procedures for issuing various public works oriented construction permits.
·Knowledge of the location of streets and addresses in the Town.
·Knowledge of uniform standard specifications for public works construction and general construction codes.
·Skill in maintaining effective working relationships with property owners, construction contractors, architects, engineers, other Town staff, and the public.
·Skill in inspecting construction sites to determine compliance with project specifications and applicable construction codes.
·Skill in reviewing construction plans and specifications to determine if they comply with established industry guidelines, regulations and safety standards.
·Skill in understanding and interpreting complex regulations and guidelines.
·Skill in understanding and interpreting complex engineering oriented regulations and guidelines.
·Skill in understanding and interpreting Town codes and zoning ordinances.



Experience equivalent to five years full-time para-professional engineering work; or an Associate’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Technology, or closely related area may substitute for two years of the required experience; or a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Technology, or closely related area may substitute for a total of three years of the required experience. Must possess a valid Arizona operator’s license.


Applications will be accepted through March 2, 2018. In order to be considered, applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and complete the Town of Paradise Valley online Job Application located at

30 days

Roadway Engineer

Requisition Number 16-0266
Title Project Engineer
Status Full-Time
Location Phoenix, AZ


Ranked as one of Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” and “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials,” Kimley-Horn prides itself on hiring high-achieving, dedicated, and reliable professionals. We have a challenging and rewarding opportunity for an experienced roadway design engineer for our transportation practice in our Phoenix, AZ office.

We are seeking interested candidates to perform roadway engineering and project management tasks. The candidate will develop concepts, preliminary engineering and final design for projects including, but not limited to, developing geometric alignments, profiles, modeling, design sections, grading design, drainage, construction details, traffic signal plans, and signing and striping plans.

Position Requirements

– Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
– P.E. License in AZ desired or ability to obtain within 6 months
– 4+ years of experience with roadway/highway design
– Municipal experienced preferred, ADOT experience desirable
– Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external partners including clients, sub consultants, and utility companies
– Experience preparing final design plans, specifications and construction cost estimates
– Good problem solving and technical writing skills
– Civil 3D design experience required
– Proficiency with Microstation and/or Inroads preferred
– Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel

Desired Qualifications

– Experience with MicroStation/Inroads and AutoCAD
– Experience with ArcGIS
– ADOT experience and/or other DOT experience

Please contact Brent Wardell at 303-228-2312 or email him for a confidential discussion.



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