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City Engineer

Department: Engineering
Reports To: City Administrator



Position Summary: Under general direction of the City Administrator this position oversees major utility studies, serves as the responsible engineer for the design, preparation of plans and specifications, and construction of capital improvement projects; ensures compliance with engineering practices and standards; administers consultant contracts; coordinates policy issues and strategic planning; and supervises assigned personnel.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, four years of experience in municipality or with municipal projects or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job. Certification of Registered Professional Engineer in ND preferred.

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City application can be emailed to jlkirchoffner@nd.gov or dropped off in person at City Hall at 213 2nd St NE Watford City, ND 58854.


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