The King County Road Services Division, Engineering Services Section, is currently recruiting for a full-time Career Service lead senior level structural Engineer IV to supervise staff and design complex road and bridge structures.
1. Perform complex structural designs and analyses; prepare plan details, estimates, and specifications for bridges, walls, culverts and other roadway related structures.
2. Perform complex structural studies and prepare written reports or technical memos to conclude the findings and recommendations.
3. Act as a technical expert to supervise, review, approve and provide oversight, and quality control/assurance including certifying design and plan specifications & engineering documents.
4. Act as a technical expertise in the evaluation and analysis of complex (multi-dimensional) sensitive and political issues.
5. Lead the Bridge Load Rating Program and perform bridge live load rating analysis and load upgrade design.
• Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineer (BSCE) or an equivalent combination of education and experience that demonstrates one's knowledge of engineering principles and techniques
• Valid Washington Professional Engineer (PE) License or the ability to transfer license to Washington State within 90 days of hire
• Minimum of 10+ years of working experience in developing complex bridge designs and preparation of design plans, specifications and cost estimates
• At least 7 years of bridge project management experience related to road and bridge engineering
• Performed at least 25 concrete and steel bridge load rating reports based on AASHTO LRFR or LFR
• At least 7 years of experience in supervisory roles and duties
• Master of Science Degree in Civil Engineering (MSCE)
As the only county in the United States named after Martin Luther King Jr, one of the most influential civil rights leaders in our nations' history, King County is a vibrant community with residents that represent countries from around the world. It is a region with increasing diversity that cherishes the artistic and social traditions of many cultures. Together, we're changing the way government ...delivers service and winning national recognition as a model of excellence.
We continue to build on an enduring legacy of shared values of equity and social justice, employee engagement, innovative thinking and continuous improvement. With this commitment, King County has adopted a pro-equity agenda aimed at advancing regional change and is developing the systems and standards necessary to achieve better outcomes for all of our residents, regardless of their race or income. All of these qualities make this King County one of the nation's best places to live, work and play.
The King County Road Services Division designs, builds, operates and maintains roads and bridges in unincorporated areas of King County. The division is committed to ensuring the county's transportation system is safe and efficient for all uses and modes of travel. The Division is responsible for 1,500 miles of road and 182 bridges, 5.7 million feet of drainage ditches, over 44,000 traffic control signs, 78 traffic signals, and 50 traffic cameras in unincorporated King County.