Chesterfield County Senior Engineer in Chesterfield, Virginia

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or closely related field and at least three years of experience in design, construction and/or operation of public water distribution and wastewater collection systems; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Knowledge of system hydraulics, including pumping stations, storage tanks, pressure control devices, etc. required. Knowledge and working skill in the use of a personal computer; good oral/written communication and public relations skills necessary; and construction plan review experience desired. Knowledge of and ability to interpret land use plans desired. Ideal candidate is an exceptional communicator who promotes a true team environment. Ability to evaluate situations and make "on the spot" decisions regarding policy and design considerations; excellent "people skills" and ability to exhibit diplomacy when interacting with the public, development community and county personnel. Good driving record required. Must not reflect a total accumulation of six or more demerit points within the twenty-four months preceding the anticipated hire date, or one major violation of six demerit points within the preceding thirty-six months. Pre-employment drug testing, FBI criminal background check and education/degree verification required.


Responsibilities include conducting engineering evaluations of water and wastewater system capacity for proposed development and expansion of existing industries; reviewing design hydraulic analysis for proposed water and wastewater lines; reviewing construction plans to conformance to Chesterfield County standards; assisting in the administration of the Water and Wastewater Assessment District Policy, and in evaluating requests for service. Responding to internal/external inquiries and requests for information; assisting in the maintenance of up-to-date Water and Wastewater Facilities Plan. Perform other work as required.


Monday - Friday; 8:30a.m. - 5:00p.m.

Work Location:


Job Title: Senior Engineer

Closing Date/Time: Thu. 11/02/17 5:00 PM Eastern Time

Salary: $55,033.00 - $74,504.00 Annually

Job Type: Full-Time

Requisition #: 18-00281

Position #: UTILIT0024

Department: Utilities