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Traffic Engineering Manager - City of Ankeny, IA.

The City of Ankeny is accepting applications for the fulltime position of Traffic Engineering Manager in the Public Works Department.


This position functions under the supervision of the Public Works Director to plan, organize, and direct the daily activities of the Traffic Engineering Division within the Public Works Department. Provides effective professional leadership and manages the traffic engineering programs, projects and activities in the City. Performs professional engineering work in administering, planning, developing, designing, and directing the traffic engineering programs, projects and activities. Plans, organizes, and directs programs for the development, implementation, operation, and maintenance of traffic control systems, methods, and devices. Supervises the preparation, review and approval of traffic engineering studies, reports, designs, plans, specifications, and cost opinions. Responds to requests for information and questions from City management, other departments, citizens, contractors, and other public agency officials. Performs related work as required.


Shall have comprehensive knowledge of traffic and transportation engineering principles and practices, transportation planning, roadway design, MUTCD, traffic control design, construction and maintenance practices, and current methods and equipment used in the control of vehicular, pedestrian, and bicycle traffic; considerable knowledge of the principles and practices of public works, civil engineering, and traffic signal and utilities operations; knowledge of State and Federal funding sources and programs for transportation (vehicular, bicycle, pedestrian) improvements; knowledge of local, State, and Federal regulations regarding the design and construction of street and traffic control improvement projects; ability to coordinate and supervise the activities of traffic engineering division personnel; ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously; ability to communicate and cooperate with officials, subordinates, consulting engineers, contractors, and the general public.


Must be in possession of a license to practice as a professional civil engineer (PE) issued by the State of Iowa or licensed in another state with the ability to obtain an Iowa license within six (6) months of date of hire. A minimum of eight (8) years of progressively responsible work experience in traffic engineering, transportation engineering or civil engineering with experience in managing and supervising other professional and technical staff; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Master’s degree in related engineering field and / or professional traffic operations engineer (PTOE) license preferred.


Shall possess and maintain a valid motor vehicle operator’s license issued by the State of Iowa or another state with the ability to obtain an Iowa license within six (6) months of date of hire.

Salary range is $85,536--$114,791 with starting salary negotiable to mid-range depending on qualifications, plus excellent benefits. Applications must be received by May 8, 2018. 


Interested individuals should apply online here and attach a resume along with a detailed cover letter expressing interest.

City of Ankeny

410 West First Street

Ankeny, Iowa 50023

www.ankenyiowa.gov

EOE



Engineering Technician 1 - Stormwater - City of Ankeny, IA.


The City of Ankeny is accepting applications for the fulltime position of Engineering Technician I – Stormwater in the Public Works Department. Primary functions include performing erosion and sediment control and stormwater inspections on City Capital Improvements Program (CIP) projects and building construction projects; investigating drainage complaints and maintaining a drainage complaint file; and performing field reviews of the municipal utilities prior to the City issuing a Certificate of Occupancy on building projects.


Secondary functions include assisting the City’s Stormwater Coordinator with inspections on private developer subdivisions and site plans; monitoring storm sewer outfall locations; and reviewing stormwater detention basins for proper maintenance. Other functions include investigating suspected illicit discharges to the City’s storm sewer system; maintaining paper and computer files, maps, and databases related to the City’s stormwater utility operations; and performing related duties as required.


Associates/Technical degree in Civil Engineering, or related field; or have an equivalent amount of related work experience substituted at the rate of two (2) years of experience for one (1) year of education. In addition, candidates shall possess (or be able to obtain within 6 months) either an EnviroCert CESSWI In-Training certificate, a Level I NICET certificate in Erosion and Sediment Control, or the Iowa Certified Construction Site Pollution Prevention Inspector (ICCSPPI) certificate through the Iowa Stormwater Education Partnership (ISWEP).


Starting salary range is $55,499 - $64,247 annually depending on qualifications, plus excellent benefits. Applications must be received by April 19, 2018.  A written civil service exam will be administered to all qualified applicants on Thursday, April 26th, 2018 at 3:00pm. Further information concerning the civil service exam will be distributed to qualified applicants via e-mail.


Interested individuals should apply online here and attach a resume along with a detailed cover letter expressing interest.

City of Ankeny

410 West First Street

Ankeny, Iowa 50023

www.ankenyiowa.gov

EOE

Municipal, Site, or Structural Engineer - IIW P.C.


IIW, P.C. (IIW) is a multi-disciplined firm providing creative and innovative solutions in architecture, engineering, land surveying, and construction services to public and private clients. IIW has over 75 employees with its corporate headquarters in Dubuque, Iowa; branch offices in Davenport, Iowa and St. Cloud, Minnesota; and satellite offices in Hazel Green, Wisconsin and the Fox Cities, Wisconsin.


This position provides the opportunity to lead design and business development endeavors at IIW, P.C.’s Davenport, Iowa Office. IIW fosters a team oriented atmosphere, emphasizing quality client service and long term client relationships. Mentoring, continuing education and professional development is emphasized for all of our staff. This is a full-time position in our Davenport office.


Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated individual who excels at project management and is looking to expand into leading a design team. The right person will have exceptional technical skills in the areas of land development, structural design, or municipal engineering. This person will also excel at business development in the Quad Cities area.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

> Minimum 6 years of practical experience in design of public and/or private projects.

> Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering.

> Current Licensure as a Professional Engineer in Iowa with the capability of obtaining multi-state licensure.

> Practical knowledge of codes, ordinances and regulatory requirements related to project design.

> Experience in contract negotiation, project management, financial management, and business development.

> Working knowledge of Autodesk Civil 3D and/or Revit platform.

> Effective communication with staff, clients, contractors, and regulatory agencies.

> Proven success with selling, managing and executing projects


For more information and how to apply, click here


Civil Engineer I - City of Ankeny, IA.


The City of Ankeny is seeking applicants for the fulltime position of Civil Engineer I. Ankeny is strategically located at the intersection of Interstates 35 and 80, between Des Moines and Ames. Ankeny has a history of significant residential and commercial growth centered on a talented work force, a strong sense of community, quality education, and safe neighborhoods.


Primary functions: prepares and reviews designs, plans, specifications, estimates, and engineering reports for public infrastructure projects, including street and utility improvements; assists with the preparation of the City’s annual Capital Improvement Program (CIP); participates in the in-house engineering design and preparation of construction documents for capital improvement projects; and performs construction administration, observation, and testing on public improvement projects during the construction season.


Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and possession of an Engineer Intern certificate issued by the State of Iowa or equivalent from another state are required at the time of employment. Candidates must maintain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Iowa.


Starting salary range is $60,300-$69,805 depending on qualifications, plus excellent benefits. Anticipated start date is June 25, 2018. Deadline to apply is April 8, 2018. May 2018 graduates are encouraged to apply. Interested applicants should apply online and submit a cover letter, resume, copy of Engineer Intern certificate (if available at time of applying). Qualified candidates will be invited to take the civil service exam scheduled for Thursday, April 12 at 4:00 pm.


Interested individuals should apply online here and attach a resume along with a detailed cover letter expressing interest.


City of Ankeny

410 West First Street

Ankeny, Iowa 50023

www.ankenyiowa.gov

EOE