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City of Alice, TX
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Engineering and Technology
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|| Post Date: || 07/08/2013 ||
The City of Alice, Texas, is seeking a new City Engineer. Alice, with a population of almost 20,000 and a trade population of 80,000 – 100,000, is strategically located 44 miles west of Corpus Christi. The City is intersected by US Highway 281 and State Highways 44 and 459.
Alice is a home rule city with a Council-Manager form of government. The City Council consists of a mayor and four city councilmembers, all elected at large and each serving two-year, non-staggered terms. The City Council appoints a professional City Manager who is responsible for the day-to-day operations of all City departments.
The City of Alice Engineering Department is responsible for the design, coordination, and inspection of all capital improvement projects for the City, including design of civil engineering projects, subdivision review, and construction inspection. Positions directly reporting to the City Engineer include one assistant city engineer, two engineering technicians, one administrative assistant, one special projects/maintenance and construction superintendent. The Engineering Department operating budget for FY 2013 is $293,090.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and ten or more years of progressively responsible experience required. Master’s Degree and local government experience preferred. Must possess or have the ability to obtain within 6 months of employment a Professional Engineer license. Experience with design, bid, and construction phases of extensive and large-scale infrastructure projects, including water, sewer, roads, and landfill is required.
To view a complete position profile and online application instructions, visit: www.governmentresource.com/pages/CurrentSearches
For more information on this position, please contact:
Chester Nolen, Senior Vice President
Strategic Government Resources