The Project Engineer defines and coordinates work activities on assigned engineering projects, including development and construction for capital improvement projects within the county and outside-funded improvement projects; plans, organizes, manages, implements, evaluates, and participates in assigned projects from inception to completion. This position monitors performance against project goals and objectives to ensure positive project results; investigates field problems and prepares progress reports; provides technical project coordination and related duties.
Work Schedule: Works flexible hours including evenings.
A valid Professional Engineer's (PE) license in Civil Engineering or a closely related engineering license; AND
Two (2) years of post PE professional-level engineering experience in civil design; OR
Any satisfactory equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience relevant to the position.
Registration as, or obtain within 6 months of hire, an Oregon Professional Engineer (PE) in Civil Engineering or a closely related professional engineering license.
Internal Number: 357-2019-1
About Marion County
Marion County is an Equal Opportunity Employer in the Mid-Willamette Valley. Located south of the Portland metropolitan area, Marion County stretches from the Willamette River to the Cascade Mountains encompassing nearly 1,200 square miles. Most of its population of 315,900 can reach the Pacific beaches in under two hours.
Marion County has 20 cities, including the State Capital, Salem. It is the largest producer of agriculture among Oregon's 36 counties. Marion County's economy is also based on government, with 38 of the largest state agencies based here, and on education as the site of Willamette University, Chemeketa Community College, and Corban University.
The county mission is to provide leadership on critical public policy issues, ensure fiscal accountability, and promote citizen empowerment to enhance the health, safety and livability of our communities.