Airport Civil Engineer 2

City of Eugene   Eugene, OR   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on July 3, 2024
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The Eugene Airport is looking to hire a Civil Engineer!

Open until filled!

Salary: $90,792.00 - $122,574.40 Annually

The Airport Civil Engineer 2 manages the development and implementation of airport projects by providing direction to consultants responsible for project development including design, analysis, feasibility studies, budget and schedule.  Establishes project goals, coordinates with stakeholders, negotiates timelines/schedules, and reviews project plans, specifications, and estimates. 

The Airport Civil Engineer 2 is responsible for coordination, oversight, and management of outside consultants performing design and construction administration work. The Airport Civil Engineer 2  will have sufficient background knowledge in civil engineering principals to have the ability review technical plans, specifications, and cost estimates. Extensive knowledge of the FAA Advisory Circulars (AC) related to capital development and planning is required to complete this job.

Examples of Duties Performed - Duties may include but are not limited to the following

  • Manages consultants that produce design plans and specifications for airport capital improvement and rehabilitation projects including taxiway/apron/runways pavements, storm drains, parking lot facilities, roadways, and buildings projects. 
  • Manages the checking, reviewing, and processing of plans for private developments affecting airport property, ensures that they meet all City standards; analyzes materials and design data submitted to the Airport for review.
  • Acts as lead representative for Airport projects that interface with other City departments, divisions, and sections and with outside agencies including consultants, engineers, developers and contractors.
    Provides technical and professional engineering support services relative to assigned area of responsibility.
  • Provides management for assigned programs, technical contracts, and outside consultants. Uses expertise to help in establishing the scope for improvements to airport projects.
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Any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the applicant with the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the job. Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply for jobs unless they believe they are able to perform every task in the job description. We are most interested in finding the best candidate for the job, and that candidate may be one who comes with relevant transferrable skills from a variety of sources and experiences.

The City will consider any equivalent combination of knowledge, skills, education, and experience to meet minimum qualifications. If you are interested in applying, we encourage you to think broadly about your background and skill set for the role.
 A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:

Previous aviation experience preferred. 5 years of related engineering experience.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in civil engineering or a closely related field.

License or Certificate:
Possession of a valid Certificate of Registration as a professional engineer in the State of Oregon, or possession of a valid Certificate of Registration as a professional engineer from another state and ability to obtain the Oregon Certificate of registration within six months.

Possession of, or ability to obtain, and maintain an appropriate, valid Oregon driver's license.

Salary Range:   $42.63 - $57.55 / hourly; $88,670.40 - $119,704.00 / annually

Effective 7/1/2024 - A COLA increase of 2.4%

Must pass a TSA Criminal Background check.

To Apply:

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