The City Engineer is a management position responsible for administering a program ensuring that public and private capital construction projects are well designed and installed consistent with the City’s Development Standards and Development Regulations. The position would responsible for ensuring that development application procedures, engineering analysis, and permit processing are completed in a professional and efficient manner. Responsible for the fair and consistent application of development standards and other regulations in complex situations. Directs and evaluates Development Project Manager and Engineering Technician in their roles. Assists in the development of the budget relating to large capital improvement projects. Assists the public by responding to technical questions, explaining policies and procedures, and interpreting the Development Standards. This position coordinates all project reviews including technical staff pre-construction meetings with City's Planning Department. This position is responsible for oversight and execution of City grant applications. Monitors City planning documents and identifies funding sources, authors and presents grants to various agencies.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in Civil, Environmental or Related Engineering Degree
Washington State PE registration, or ability to obtain registration if licensed in another state.
Public Works experience with demonstrated project management experience in a governmental and/or private sector setting.
Design and capital project/program management experience.
Supervisory experience preferred
About City of Chelan
Chelan is a scenic resort community of 3,910 residents nestled at the edge of the Cascade Mountains on the shore of beautiful Lake Chelan in North Central Washington. The Lake Chelan Valley features extraordinary year-around recreational opportunities a world class outdoor environment. The Chelan Valley features an unparalleled combination of breathtaking scenery, vineyards, wineries, orchards, golf, hiking trails, boating and fishing. The City is in excellent financial position based on a strong and growing economy stimulated by tourism, agriculture, development and very positive retail/commercial activity.