Job Description

Job Summary

Clark County Public Works is currently seeking a Civil Engineer to join its Engineering & Design Section, one of a handful of groups that make up its Engineering & Construction Division. Although Clark County Public Works has the resources and expertise of a large organization, the smaller Engineering & Design Section has the intimate, tight-knit feel of a small firm.


The 10-person team is production oriented. Our engineers design county infrastructure and also have opportunities for career development through planning, project development, emergency response assistance and other interesting and challenging work.




Engineer II:


·         B.S. degree in Civil or related Engineering and two (2) years experience in an Engineering I classification or equivalent.; OR


·         High School diploma or G.E.D. and four (4) years relative engineering work experience to include a minimum of two (2) years experience in an Engineering I classification or equivalent and possession of an E.I.T. certification.


Engineer III:


·         B.S. degree in Civil or related engineering and two (2) years of experience in an Engineer II or equivalent position and registration as a professional civil or structural engineer; AND


·         Possess or be able to obtain a valid driver’s license by date of appointment.


Knowledge of: Principles and practices of civil engineering and of the physical sciences (hydraulics, mechanics, etc.) involved; modern and efficient engineering methods and techniques in the design, construction and maintenance of facilities relative to one or more areas of Public Works engineering (e.g. Transportation, Design, Utility, Construction, etc.); project management, including planning, scheduling, monitoring, and problem solving; Knowledge of the application and interpretation of County regulatory codes, state regulatory and legislative requirements, court decisions and Attorney Generals opinions concerning the wide variety of engineering functions; departmental policies and procedures, work standards and codes applicable to the job.


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Salary Grade: Local 17 Engineers.210 – Local 17 Engineers.213 $33.08 – $48.92- per hour

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