Civil Engineer

City of Charlottesville | Charlottesville, VA

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Posted Date 8/07/2020

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Salary: $47,195 to $67,704

The hiring salary will be between $47,195.20 and $67,704.00 annually. This is a full-time, exempt, position. Starting offer is based on applicable education, experience, and internal equity. The position also provides excellent benefits including 12 paid holidays, paid vacation and sick leave, health insurance options with employer contribution, employer-paid life insurance, City's retirement options, and continuing education/training opportunities.Contribute to the delivery of the Department of Public Works mission in providing professional public works services to manage natural and built systems, and foster community health, safety, and sustainability. The Engineering Division is seeking qualified candidates to be considered for the position of Civil Engineer who are highly motivated and who strive for success by demonstrating Charlottesville's Core Values of Leadership, Trust, Creativity, Respect, and Excellence.

The Civil Engineer position in the Public Works Department's Engineering Division assists with and oversees the planning, design, and inspection of engineering projects for the City. Performs related assignments as required. Primarily and most frequently the work done here is performed independently with diverse functional areas and more expertise and specialized focus. Reports to the City Engineer.

Minimum Requirements:

  • A bachelor's degree in civil engineering, environmental engineering, mechanical engineering, environmental science, or a related field from an ABET accredited school.
  • Possession of an Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certificate.
  • A Virginia Erosion and Sediment Plan Reviewer certification is required within the first year of employment.
  • A valid Virginia driver's license is required, by employment start date. (To view our driving eligibility requirements, go to How to Apply on the HR webpage)

TO APPLY: to view the complete job posting and to apply, visit our employment website listed. Applications are only accepted online through our employment page and must be submitted prior to the listed closing date and time. 

The City of Charlottesville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Values Diversity at All Levels of its Workforce.

Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Mid Level

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