Engineer

Muskegon County Road Commission   Muskegon, MI   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on June 13, 2022

COUNTY HIGHWAY ENGINEER

The Muskegon County Road Commission is seeking qualified applicants for the technical and professional position of County Highway Engineer. This highly responsible position directs and performs engineering tasks within a seven-employee department under the supervision of the Director of Engineering. Work involves the exercise of a high degree of independent judgment and discretion in the interpretation, application and enforcement of engineering principles and practices, laws, regulations and policies relating to county highway programs.

Applicants for this position must have a comprehensive knowledge of the principles and practices of civil engineering; comprehensive knowledge of modern methods and techniques of highway construction and maintenance; must have the exceptional ability to communicate in writing and orally; the ability direct the work of others; ability to plan, organize and direct large and small scale engineering projects and programs; ability to institute and direct construction planning and research for the advancement of work and personnel standards; ability to coordinate and integrate the work of the various departments; and be in good physical condition.

The ideal applicant must also have progressively responsible engineering experience in planning, constructing and maintaining highways, bridges and related structures and graduation from a college or university of recognized standing with major work in civil engineering; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Registration as a professional engineer by the State of Michigan is required.

All resumes must be in the office of the Road Commission no later than the close of business on June 29, 2022 to be eligible for consideration.

The Muskegon County Road Commission is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act) with respect to employment opportunities.

The Muskegon County Road Commission is dedicated to keeping those portions of County roads improved for vehicular travel reasonably safe and convenient for the motoring public, and to be firm, but flexible, in our dedication to cooperatively and responsibly work with others in the public's interest Web Id: 0010362043